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Origins of Kalaripayattu | Art Talk

ArtSpeaks Kalaripayattu | Oldest martial art in the world Kalaripayattu is dedicated to the five elements. It is the origin of many forms of theatre, dance and martial art in Asia, such as Kathakali, Koodiattam, and Kung Fu. Join us in a talk with the artists of BHU, to understand the nuances of the art before they perform on the ... Read More »

Jaques Prevert Short Films

Alliance Francaise d’Ahmedabad will be screening a package of 13 short films made by animation students on the poetry of Jaques Prevert. Each film is of 3 mins and is an interpretation of the peom. The collection is called “En Sortant de l”Ecole”. We bring the same to you thanks to Institut Francais.  Read More »

CineClub | Reset

Reset (2015) 6th April 2018 | 7 pm at French Gallery Duration: 1h50 Reset documents the creation Benjamin Millepied’s first ballet as Artistic Director of the Paris Opera Ballet,  the oldest national ballet company in the world, and one of the most prestigious. The appointment of Millepied,  best known for his choreography for the film “Black Swan” with Natalie Portman, was an nontraditional choice and his first ballet was eagerly  anticipated. The film shows a work of love and the creation of beauty. Directors: Thierry Demaizière, Alban Teurlai Read More »

French Animation Festival | Bonjour India

French Animation Festival | Bonjour India (Animation/Films/Annecy) Celebrating the best of animation films and short films in collaboration with the National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad, Institut Francais and Alliance Francaise d’Ahmedabad brings you some delightful works of filmmakers over three days. La jeune fille sans mains (Young girl without hands) 6th Feb, 2018 | NID Auditorium Tout en haut du ... Read More »

Nuit de la Lecture

Nuit de la Lecture Nuit de la Lecture is a worldwide event wherein all French libraries, open their treasured collections and share it with readers over a long evening. Come explore with us our books, comics, magazines and much more.. 20th January 2018 5 pm | French Library Read More »

French Touch de la Web Creation | Bonjour India Festival

French Touch de la Web Creation | Bonjour India Festival (Exhibition/Digital/Innovation/Technology) 19th January to 21st January | French Library This exhibition presents works that renew the modes of audiovisual writing based on narrative processes that integrate Internet specifics such as interactivity. Enter the world of documentary, videogame, television, and cinema or establish bridges between all these areas through a transversal ... Read More »

CineClub Screening – A Voix Haute

CineClub – Film Screening A Voix Haute 25th May 2018 Not everyone is a born orator, nor are they necessarily given the tools to express themselves especially if one comes from a family where French isn’t even the first language. In the rabble-rousing documentary Speak Up (À voix haute – La Force de la parole), director Stephane de Freitas focuses ... Read More »

Cafe Philo

Cafe Philo    (Philosophy/Culture/Debate) Celebrating first anniversary of Café Philo, we open a discourse, a platform for all thinkers, speakers, listeners to come together and reflect upon subjects and ideas essential to living. A forum which is now almost quotidian at Alliance Francaise, exists to make a conversation possible which could distinguish the grays from blacks and whites. La Culture et la ... Read More »

Shiv Yin | Indian Classical meets Chinese Contemporary

Section: Performing Arts Shiv-Yin Indian classical meets Chinese contemporary Artistic Direction and Choreography: Rukminee Chatterjee and Almin Teng Alliance Francaise Francaise d’Ahmedabad presents, Shiv Yin is a rare performance bringing China and India together through dance and music. It is a beautiful love story that traverses the emotions of love, anger, jealousy and ultimate union, through a vibrant interpretation of classical ... Read More »

Cinematic Jazz + Rajasthani Folk | This 19th!

Alliance Francaise d’Ahmedabad is proud to bring you Lorenzo Naccarato Trio, a French trio elaborating on the concept of cinematic jazz, wherein the notion of movement lies at the heart of its musical exploration. The concert will have a special appearance of ‘The Manganiyaars’, fusing with their contemporary to bring us sounds from everywhere.  The trio comprises of:  Lorenzo Naccarato ... Read More »