Events

Cineclub: “La Bataille De Solferino” by Justine Triet

Cineclub: “La Bataille De Solferino” by Justine Triet Friday, 27 June 2014 Time: 7:00 pm Subtitled in English Genre: Comedy Duration: 1h 34m   Summary 6 May 2012, second round of presidential elections. Laetitia, television journalist, has to cover an event in the heart of a crowded place, rue de Solférino. It also happens to be the day when Vincent, ... Read More »

Ciné Café: “La Grande Vadrouille”

Ciné Café: “La Grande Vadrouille” La Grande Vadrouille, literally “The Great Stroll”; is a 1966 French comedy film about two ordinary Frenchmen helping the crew of a Royal Air Force bomber shot down over Paris make their way through German-occupied France to escape arrest.  Summer 1941. Over Nazi-occupied France, a Royal Air Force B17 Flying Fortress becomes lost after a ... Read More »

Karaoke Evening

Karaoke Evening Open to all students of Alliance française and all those who have learnt French Completely different from a music festival, the Fête de la Musique is above all a free popular festival, open to any participant (amateur or professional musicians) who wants to perform in it. This Music day celebrated on 21st June every year, allows the expression ... Read More »

Concert: “Guillaume Blanc in Violin Concert”

Concert: “Guillaume Blanc in Violin Concert” Entry by invitation only Born in 1981, Guillaume began playing the violin at the age of 5. After studying classical violin, he learnt to know and love other musical aesthetics under the guidance of a great violinist and teacher of jazz improvisation Didier Lockwood. He also trained under Octavio Lopez, renowned contemporary music composer. Since 2001, he participated in many music and film projects ... Read More »

Ciné Café: “La Grande Illusion”

Ciné Café: “La Grande Illusion” La Grande Illusion (also known as Grand Illusion) is a 1937 French war film directed by Jean Renoir, who co-wrote the screenplay with Charles Spaak. The story concerns class relationships among a small group of French officers who are prisoners of war during World War I and are plotting an escape. The title of the film comes from the book The Great Illusion by British ... Read More »

Kathak Workshop by Vaishali Trivedi

Vaishali

Kathak Workshop by Vaishali Trivedi Vaishali, can you introduce yourself? I am a Kathak dancer/singer for the past 25 years, had opportunity to dance in more than 45 countries around the world. I have worked with several well-known artists like Mrs. Kumudini Lakhia, Pt. Birju Maharaj, Pt. Ravi Shankar and choreographers from France, Germany, Italy, USA, Switzerland, Brazil, Pakistan. I practice and teach ... Read More »

Exhibition: “In Search of Bapu”

Exhibition: “In Search of Bapu” “Friends and comrades, the light has gone out of our lives, and there is darkness everywhere, and I do not quite know what to tell you or how to say it. Our beloved leader, Bapu as we called him, the father of the nation, is no more. Perhaps I am wrong to say that;nevertheless, we ... Read More »

Cineclub: “Eleanor’s secret” by Dominique Monféry

Cineclub: “Eleanor’s secret” by Dominique Monféry Friday, 25th April 2014 Time: 7:00 pm Subtitled in English Genre: Childern’s Story Duration: 1h 30m   Summary Nathanael will soon be seven years old, but he still doesn’t know how to read. When his Aunt Eléonore bequeaths him her library containing hundreds of books, Nathanael is very disappointed. However, each of the stories will deliver a marvelous secret: when night ... Read More »