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 »

Paris selon moi | Virtual Photography Exhibition | Reuben Attia

My name is Reuben Attia, born in Paris in 1995 and still based there today. As a journalism student, my passion for writing goes hand in hand with my devotion to photography. Always with my phone up to the sky, I try to decipher Paris and transmit my perception of its atmosphere. A city where pressure compels some people to ... Read More »

CinéClub | La Folie des Grandeurs (Delusions of Grandeur)

Don Salluste, a petty tyrant in his own home and minister of the King of Spain, falls from grace. Wanting revenge, he tries to compromize the Queen with his valet Blaze, introduced as his cousin. But poor Blaze gets stuck with a rather repulsive duenna, who is madly in love with him and very keen on getting her way. This ... Read More »

CONCERT | Sibérie m’était contéee | Manu CHAO live in Ahmedabad

Manu Chao is a famous singer of French and Spanish (Basque, Galician) origin. Chao is a sensation who manages to sing his infectious tunes in no less than seven languages. For those playing at home: the list goes French, Spanish, English, Italian, Galician, Arabic and Portuguese. From his early work with the English- influenced rockabilly group Hot Pants to his breakthrough ... Read More »

CineClub | Le Poulain

Arnaud, a 25-year-old man, enters the campaign team of a candidate for the French presidential election as assistant to the Director of communication. While discovering the techniques, intricacies and rivalries of the electoral campaign, he will feel fascination for this world, as well as for its attractive director, Agnès. (The film will be screened with English subtitles) Open & free ... Read More »

Painting Exhibition by Akash Birthare (Rajpurohit)

Pt. Akash Birthare (RAJPUROHIT) was born on 15 april 1991 in Indore city (MP) in an esteemed brahmin family. His father nitya. Leeta. (late) Shri Satish Birthare (RAJPUROHIT) was a renowned purohit and scholar, his mother Smt. Renuka (bahuji) is a housewife. Since childhood Akash was very fond of drawing and colours but his family members were against this. After ... Read More »