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Ciné Club : Girafada

 Every month, Ciné-Club of the Alliance Française of Madras screens two movies, in French, with English subtitles. It’s FREE and open to ALL !! CLICK HERE for free passes.   Girafada Director: Rani Massalha 2012 | 1h24min | Comedy-drama Synopsis : Yacine is a veterinarian in the last zoo of Palestine. Her son spends time with the animals and has ... Read More »

Ciné Club : Girafada

 Every month, Ciné-Club of the Alliance Française of Madras screens two movies, in French, with English subtitles. It’s FREE and open to ALL !! CLICK HERE for free passes.   Girafada Director: Rani Massalha 2012 | 1h24min | Comedy-drama Synopsis : Yacine is a veterinarian in the last zoo of Palestine. Her son spends time with the animals and has ... Read More »

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 »

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 »

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

Date : Feb 9th Time : 7 pm Film : Phantom Boy ————————————————————— Date : Feb 10th Time : 2 pm Film : Ma maman est en Amérique ————————————————————— Date : Feb 10th Time : 4 pm Film : La Jeune fille sans mains ————————————————————— Date : Feb 10th Time : 7 pm Film : Tout en haut du Monde ————————————————————— Date : Feb 11th Time : 2 ... Read More »