Events

‘Petit Pays’ Book Launch & Movie Premiere with Gaël Faye

Celebrate with us the publication of Gael Faye’s acclaimed novel Petit Pays (Small Country) in Hindi! For the occasion, we invite you to an exclusive screening of Small Country, the movie based on the novel and directed by Eric Barbier.   It will be the movie premiere in India.   The screening will be followed by a live discussion with ... Read More »

Deconfine | Novembre Numérique South Asia 2020 | Media Art Festival

Deconfine (6th to 29th November, 2020) is an online media art festival conceived and curated by Media Art South Asia*, under the aegis of November Numerique by Institut Francais. It is supported by the network of Alliance Francaises in South Asia (India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh) and Institut Francais en Inde. Deconfine features artists, curators and researchers from ... Read More »

Fête d’animation 2020 | Animation Festival 2020

For the 10th consecutive year, the Institut français is partnering with AFCA and is offering new programs internationally : a recent creation focus consisting of 3 feature films and 1 short film, a short film program including one consisting of new films without words for the very little ones, a new episode of the series “En sortant de l’école” dedicated ... Read More »

Book Launch – Pasteur, la vie, la mort, la vie by Erik Orsenna

‘Pasteur, Death Life & Beyond’ by Erik Orsenna – Tamil book launch A fascinating biography of Louis Pasteur that reads like a novel. We invite you to our online book launch of the Tamil translation. During this online event on October 8th at 06:30 pm (IST), Erik Orsenna will discuss with – researcher Srini Kaveri – literary critic Jaya Bhattacharji ... Read More »

‘Tips & Tricks to Achieve your Splits’ | Workshop by Shyama Gokani

We are pleased to invite you for our upcoming event ’Tips & Tricks to Achieve your Splits!’, a 1-hour follow-along workshop on exercising splits and on fitness conducted by an Aerial artist Shyama Gokani in collaboration with Alliance Française d’Ahmedabad. Date & Time: Friday 24th July 2020 | 7 pm onwards Platform: zoom meeting Please note that the instructions will ... Read More »

Mapping the Audience for Alternate Cinema in India

In the last decade or so, Indian audiences armed with reliable internet connections and increased social mobility, have enjoyed a flurry of non-mainstream films – at film festivals, on OTT platforms, through limited releases and an increasing number of film-related events. Is this dramatic shift in what we watch here to stay?  The network of Alliance Françaises in India, the ... Read More »

Faîtes de la Musique 2020 (Online edition)

The World Music Day is around the corner! All the amateur / semi-professional musicians in the city, come participate in the online edition of “Fête de la Musique” with Alliance Française d’Ahmedabad and AF India just by sending a 2-minute video of you singing / playing an instrument before 6 pm on Mon, June 15 and get a chance to win exciting ... Read More »

French Cuisine with Jean-Jack!

Cuisinons avec Jean-Jack ! is a series of short cooking lessons by the French chef Jean-Jack Berteau. Chef Jean-Jack will be presenting some homecooking recipes and techniques over the next few weeks (on every Tuesday) for you. In fact, Chef and we would love to see you in front of the camera showing off your cooking skills. And we’ll be ... Read More »

Comic Strip Competition 2020

Announcing a Comic Book Contest for AF Ahmedabad students & alumni Are you a Fan of BD ? Create your own comic strip by using the application BDnF. This application is FREE & can be downloaded  Smartphones from the play store app #BDnF. This application helps you to create Comic Strips or any other Story combining Illustration and Text. An ... Read More »