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Cultural Events

FRANCOPHONE CINEMA: Girlhood / Bande de filles

FRANCOPHONE CINEMA: Girlhood / Bande de filles 7.00 pm | 24th of March | Alliance Française auditorium Free and open to all // Subtitled in English Céline Sciamma, France – 2014 – 1h52min – Comédie dramatique Marieme (Karidja Touré) is a 16-year-old African-French teenager living in a poor Paris suburb. Academically Marieme struggles, which forces her into a vocational track where ... Read More »

FRANCOPHONE CINEMA: Dead Man Talking

FRANCOPHONE CINEMA: Dead Man Talking 7.00 pm | 23rd of March | Alliance Française auditorium With the support of Consulate General of Luxembourg Patrick Ridremont, Luxembourg, 2012, 101′ Forty-year-old William Lamers, an anonymous criminal sentenced to death for murder, is soon to be executed. The procedure is about to take place in an atmosphere of general indifference and neither the condemned man’s ... Read More »

FRANCOPHONE CINEMA: Not My Type

FRANCOPHONE CINEMA: Not My Type 7.00 pm | 22nd of March | Alliance Française auditorium Lucas Belvaux, Belgium, 2013, 111′ Clément, a young philosophy teacher from Paris is sent to Arras for a year. He meets Jennifer, a pretty hair-stylist, who becomes his lover. They’re free in their hearts and bodies and could share this perfect love if the cultural and ... Read More »

FRANCOPHONIE Launch: Ici on parle français

FRANCOPHONIE Launch: Ici on parle français 6.30 pm | 21st of March | Alliance Française auditorium Poltu is French-speaking and francophile (he travels regularly to France). He wished to continue a project initiated by the Alliance française de Lyon, by creating a comic about the Alliance française de Bangalore, where he had previously been a student. The topic ? The adventures ... Read More »

THEATRE: Family ke side effects

THEATRE: Family ke side effects 4:30 pm & 7:00 pm | 20th of March | Alliance Française auditorium Once upon a time, a Hindu Marathi boy called Rohan married a Mallu Christain girl called Miya. God blessed them with a baby girl and were living happily. Everything was going on perfectly fine till their families walked into their life.What happened next was ... Read More »

FESTIVAL: Onra at Indie March 2016

FESTIVAL: Onra at Indie March 2016 3.00 pm – 12.00 am | 19th and 20th of March | MoonGate – Events Venue The Alliance française de Bangalore is proud to support the 2016 edition of Indie March by Counter Culture. Rs 200 off on tickets for students of AFB. Tickets available at the cafétaria. A French hip-hop beatmaker based out of Paris, ... Read More »

FRANCOPHONE CONCERT: Erika Lernot

FRANCOPHONE CONCERT: Erika Lernot 7.00 pm | 18th of March | Alliance Française auditorium World-Soul // Free and open to all After having performed as a chorist for other artists for a few years and been all over the world with them, Erika decided to start her own musical project a few years back. Her sound offers a mix of groovy Caribbean ... Read More »

FRANCOPHONE CINEMA: Exit – The right to die

FRANCOPHONE CINEMA: Exit – The right to die (Le droit de mourir) 7.00 pm | 17th of March | Alliance Française auditorium With the support of Switzerland Government Office and Swissnex | Consulate General of Swizterland Fernand Melgar, Switzerland, 2005, 75′ No one knows the day or the hour. When illness strikes, accompanied by pain and physical decline, there we are, faced ... Read More »

FRANCOPHONE CINEMA: Henri Henri

FRANCOPHONE CINEMA: Henri Henri (Québec) 7.00 pm | 16th of March | Alliance Française auditorium With the support of Québec Government Office  | Consulate General of Québec Martin Talbot, Québec, 2014, 99′ Henri Henri is a Canadian film from Quebec, released in 2014. A quirky comedy described by the Montreal Gazette as an attempt to create “Quebec’s own Amélie”, the film is ... Read More »

AF COOKOUT: Cooking Demo by Café Noir

AF COOKOUT: Cooking Demo by Café Noir 1.00 – 3.30 pm | 16th of March | Alliance Française cafétaria Pastry Cooking Class with Cyril NICOLAI Learn to cook perfect French Macarons shells and then make four delicious fillings, with Cyril Nicolai, Executive Bakery & Pastry Chef at Cafe Noir Restaurants, Bangalore. Organised in collaboration with Café Noir Restaurants, this will be a monthly ... Read More »