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Francophone Film Festival

Alliance Française of Madras presents to you, FRANCOPHONE FILM FESTIVAL during the second week of March. Our Francophone Film Festival features the releases from French speaking countries around the world including Mali, Senegal, Tunisia, France & Palestine. Date : March 5th – 9th, 2018 Time : 7 pm Venue : Edouard Michelin Auditorium Entry free and open to all! Free ... Read More »

Music Concert : Samghata

FOR ENTRY PASSES, PLEASE VISIT www.globalisaifestival.com A first immersion in India in January 2017 gave French composer Thierry Pécou and his Ensemble Variances a taste for the country. This time, he returns to India with a new composition that brings Indian and Western musicians together. Two traditions, the oral and the written, come face-to-face, as do two ways of approaching ... Read More »

Dance Performance : Weight of Joy

Entry free and open to all! Free passes available on WHISTLEPODU.COM (powered by Eventjini.com) The Weight of Joy is a dance project tackling the notion of handicap and social innovation. Through French choreographer Eric Languet’s benchmark work with dancers with disability, Bonjour India explores new ways of promoting positive action for disabled people. Joy is not blissful ignorance, nor a ... Read More »

Aerial Show : Celestial Carillon

Entry free and open to all! Free passes available on WHISTLEPODU.COM (powered by Eventjini.com) Since 1987, French performance company Transe Express enters the maze of cities, playing with their articulations and surprising passersby. In an effort to bring art outdoors and turn the city into a stage, Bonjour India brings Transe Express to India with Celestial Carillon, an aerial performance ... Read More »

Carnatic Music & Gregorian Chant : Heaven & Earth

FREE PASSES AVAILABLE ON WHISTLEPODU.COM (powered by Eventjini.com) Heaven and Earth brings India and France together through an Inspiring encounter between traditional and vocal music. Padma Shri Awardee Aruna Sairam, India’s most famous singer of Classical Carnatic music, shares the stage with Dominique Vellard, expert in Gregorian chanting and director of Gilles Binchois ensemble. Heaven and Earth explores the ancient ... Read More »

French Animation Film Festival

CLICK HERE FOR FREE PASSES! Date : Feb 9th Time : 7 pm Film : Phantom Boy Synopsis : In New York, a mysterious disfigured man injures Alex, the police inspector who has been following him. Hospitalised and bedridden, Alex meets Léo, an 11-year-old boy who has the power to leave and come back to his body when he wishes ... Read More »

Ciné-Club : Les enfants du Paradis : L’homme blanc

Every month, Ciné-Club of the Alliance Française of Madras screens two movies, in French, with English subtitles. Venue : Edouard Michelin Auditorium Entry free and open to all! Free passes available on eventjini.com   Les enfants du Paradis : L’homme blanc Director: Marcel Carné 1943 | 1h35min | Comedy February 22nd : 7 pm Synopsis : Continuation of the first ... Read More »

Ciné Club : Les enfants du Paradis : Boulevard du crime

 Every month, Ciné-Club of the Alliance Française of Madras screens two movies, in French, with English subtitles. Venue : Edouard Michelin Auditorium Entry free and open to all! Free passes available on eventjini.com  Les enfants du Paradis : Boulevard du crime Director: Marcel Carné 1943 | 1h35min | Comedy February 8th : 7 pm Synopsis : Paris 1828, under the ... Read More »