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Ciné-Club : LA LOI DE LA JUNGLE

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   LA LOI DE LA JUNGLE Director: Antonin Peretjatko 2016 | 1h39min | Comedy January 11th : 7 pm | January 18th : 7 pm Synopsis ... Read More »

Ciné-Club : TAMARA

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 TAMARA Director: Alexandre Castagnetti 2016 | 1h43min | Comedy January 4th : 7 pm | January 11th : 4:30 pm Synopsis : Tamara, 15 years old ... Read More »

Digital Dance Performance : Hakanai

Linking digital and performing arts, this 40-minute solo performance will enchant Indian audiences with what art and technology can do when they work hand-in- hand. For the first time, Indian dancer Priyabrata Panigrahi will be trained by French dancer Virginie Barjonet to interpret this choreography. The training session, from May to November 2017, will transmit the capacity to interact with ... Read More »

Baroque Music Concert : Venezia

Le Poème Harmonique, a leading French baroque ensemble, will come on stage to celebrate the golden age of Baroque, an era when music dissolved borders across Europe. Under artistic director Vincent Dumestre, Venezia recreates the highly entertaining performances of the 17th- and 18th centuries, when art music and popular forms mingled, and feelings and freedom of language had not yet ... Read More »

Art Exhibition : Painting India by Caroline Dantheny

Caroline Dantheny studied art and fashion, launching women’s fashion collections under her own name, then creating costumes and unique pieces before devoting herself to painting. Jean-François Lesage grew up among the gold threads and glass beads of France’s most revered embroidery workshop. Built by his father François Lesage, the House of Lesage symbolised the highest craftsmanship in fashion, providing embroideries ... Read More »

Baroque Music Concert : SONGS OF THE HEART

As a part of the Bonjour India 2017-18, Alliance Française of Madras & Prakriti Foundation with the support of Societe Generale, French Embassy in India, Institut Français in India & Eventjini.com as Online Partner present ENTRY FREE TO ALL! FREE PASSES ON EVENTJINI.COM A mix of devotion and passion, joy and tears, Songs of the Heart features music by French ... Read More »

Ciné-Club : TOUT EN HAUT DU MONDE

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   TOUT EN HAUT DU MONDE Director: Rémi Chayé 2015 | 1h20min | Animation December 10th : 7 pm | December 14th : 7 pm Synopsis : ... Read More »

Ciné-Club : LES MALHEURS DE SOPHIE

 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 MALHEURS DE SOPHIE Director: Christophe Honoré 2015 | 1h45min | Comedy December 7th : 7 pm | December 10th : 5 pm Synopsis : Living inside ... Read More »

Tishani Doshi’s book launch

As a part of Poetry with Prakriti monthly series, Alliance Francaise of Madras in collaboration with Prakriti Foundation is delighted to launch the book of poetry – ‘Girls are coming out of the woods’ written by Tishani Doshi, noted choreographer and author. The launch will begin with a performance by Tishani followed by a conversation with her and TM Krishna, renowned ... Read More »

Digital Exhibition : French touch de la webcréation

As a part of the Bonjour India 2017-18, this exhibition is presented by Transmedia Immersive University and the Institut Français. It presents a renewal of audiovisual writings and integrate the specificities of Internet, such as interactivity. Each narrative underlines the creativity of its authors, with the use of new technologies and tools. It is the celebration of the digital: as ... Read More »