HIGHLIGHTS

Cultural Events

Workshop – Cinéma

Type: Event City: Bangalore Date: Sat, 2011/04/16 – 10:00am Join Now! WORKSHOP CINEMA Day and Timings: Saturdays, 10 ?12 pm Starts: April 16 Ends: May 14 Levels: A2, B1, B2 Teacher: Chandrika Registration Fees: Rs1,500. 10?hour workshop starting on April 16 Limited Seats. Improve your French and learn about French Cinema! Read More »

Exhibition – Insectophilia by Sachin

  Type: Event Location: Atrium – AFB City: Bangalore Date: Wed, 2011/04/13 (All day)   13 – 17 April I 10:00 am – 7:00 pm I Atrium, AFB To start with, I have been involved in photography since a year and half. I bought my first camera in Sept.2009. It’s Canon IXUS100 IS. A basic compact digital camera. Unlike everyone, I started clicking random ... Read More »

Workshop – Djembe

Type: Event Location: Auditorium, AFB City: Bangalore Date: Sat, 2011/04/02 (All day) The African drum workshop will be conducted over 9 week-ends by Ashok Kumar    Ashok began his musical journey with the tabla, before stumbling upon the West African drum, the djembe. He fell in love with the sounds and the possibilities of the instrument and decided to bring it in as the backbone of ... Read More »

Theatre Performance – RESERVOIR DOGS by Quentin Tarantino – A DRAMANON presentation

  Type: Event Location: Auditorium, AFB City: Bangalore Date: Sun, 2011/03/27 (All day)  4:30 pm & 7:30 pm   Duration:  90  minutes   Synopsis :  Reservoir Dogs is an on-stage adaptation of Quentin Tarantino’s cult classic film of the same name. Five total strangers team up for a perfect crime. They don’t know each others’ names, but they’ve got each others’ colors right! After their well-planned ... Read More »

Remembering Rabindranath – 150th birth anniversary celebrations

Type: Event Location: Auditorium, AFB City: Bangalore Date: Sat, 2011/03/26 – 10:00am The Alliance Française de Bangalore in collaboration with Vyas, Film Division, Bangalore, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India, invites you to a screening of rare documentaries films on Rabindranath Tagore and a photography exhibition on Tagore’s life as part of the 150th birth anniversary celebrations to pay homage to the noble ... Read More »

Documentary Film Festival

  Type: Event Location: Auditorium, AFB City: Bangalore Date: Thu, 2011/03/24 – 7:30pm   The Fondation Alliance Française and the Alliance Française de Bangalore in Collaboration with the Bangalore Film Society bring to audiences a Festival of Documentary films titled“Sélection G.E.N.R.E”. An excellent selection of 5 short documentary films that have won many prestigious awards in many a film festival in France and abroad.   In ... Read More »

Concert – Danyèl Waro – Blues from the Indian Ocean

Type: Event Location: Auditorium, AFB City: Bangalore Date: Sat, 2011/03/19 – 7:30pm Saturday 19 March I 7 :30 pm I Auditorium, AFB   Singer and percussionist from the Reunion Island, instrumental in the revival of a traditional musical genre known as Maloya, Danyel Waro is probably the man who has worked the hardest to make this genre known beyond the borders of Reunion Island.   What is Maloya? ... Read More »

Concert – Amit Chaudhuri

  Type: Event Location: Auditorium, AFB City: Bangalore Date: Fri, 2011/03/18 – 7:30pm Amit Chaudhuri and his Unique Take on Fusion To many people, Amit Chaudhuri is better known as one of India’s leading writers in English, a winner of major prizes, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, the only Indian to judge the Man Booker International Prize, and the first Indian writer to have an ... Read More »

Swiss Film Festival – Moving Movies

  Type: Event Location: Auditorium, AFB City: Bangalore Date: Tue, 2011/03/15 – 7:30pm An Alliance Française de Bangalore and a Swissnex India presentation Tuesday 15 March Farewell my Mountain by Hugues De Wurstemberger & Didier Schmutz Documentary, 55 min This is Robert Guillet’s fifty-fourth season on the high alpine pastures. His last season. Victim of speculation, this alpine cheese-maker has become a farmer without land. ... Read More »

Film screening – Women are heroes

Type: Event Location: Auditorium, AFB City: Bangalore Date: Thu, 2011/03/10 – 6:00pm With his film, Women Are Heroes, the photographer JR plunges the spectator straight into the lives of exceptional women. Very often, women are first to fall victims during war and are mostly abandoned to their fate during peace. JR pays homage to these women, who in spite of all the pitfalls retain their ... Read More »