Ciné Forum Méliès & AF Cinéma

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Started in February 2015, the Ciné Forum Méliès aims to encourage discussions and dialogues with French & Francophone documentaries. The selection of films is varied, based on current and past issues, dealing with different topics. The screenings are organised on the 4th Thursday of every month, and will be followed by a moderated discussion. All screenings will start at 7.00 pm.

Date Title Director Year Duration
28-Jan Kirikou and the Sorceress Michel Ocelot 1998 1h18
25-Feb An evening of Short films Multiple directors / 2h12
24-Mar Girlhood Céline Sciamma 2014 1h52
28-Apr Me, Myself & Mum Guillaume Gallienne 2012 1h25
26-May Radiostars Romain Levy 2011 1h40
23-Jun Eden Mia Hansen-Love 2013 2h11
28-Jul The 400 Blows François Truffaut 1958 1h33
25-Aug In the Courtyard Pierre Salvadori 2013 1h38
22-Sep Queen of Montreuil Solveig Anspach 2012 1h27
27-Oct Insecure Marianne Tardieu 2014 1h23
24-Nov On the edge of the world Claus Drexel 2013 1h38


In 2016, the AFB renews its long standing cultural partnership with Suchitra Film Society with monthly screenings at the Academy. AF Cinéma is the monthly French and Francophone film club of the Alliance française. Organised on the 2nd Friday of every month, the aim of this film club is to showcase the latest popular movie releases from the Francophone movie industry. All screenings will start at 6.30 pm.

Date Title Director Year Duration
08-Jan Tales of the Night Michel Ocelot 2010 1h24
12-Feb 3 Hearts Benoît Jacquot 2014 1h46
11-Mar Séraphine Martin Provost 2008 2h06
08-Apr Pierrot le fou Jean-Luc Godard 1968 1h52
13-May Bird People Pascale Ferran 2012 2h07
10-Jun The Painting Jean-François Laguionie 2011 1h16
08-Jul The Great Man Sarah Leonor 2013 1h47
12-Aug Maestro Léa Fazer 2013 1h25
09-Sep Geronimo Tony Gatlif 2013 1h47
14-Oct The Dune Yossi Aviram 2012 1h26
11-Nov One of a kind François Dupeyron 2013 2h03
09-Dec Fevers Hicham Ayouch 2013 1h29