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Cine-Club – L’Esquive (games of love and chance)

An angel passes through the high-rise housing projects on the outskirts of Paris, enthusiastically reciting dialog from Marivaux. Her name is Lydia and she’s rehearsing “The Game of Love and Chance,” her class show for the school festival. Abdelkrim, known as Krimo, 15-years strong, falls for his classmate. He’s used to hanging out in the maze of the projects, loitering ... Read More »

Pianos for Peace – Fête de la Musique 2014

Creating a World of Music for the Community Pianos for Peace For the first time in India, three pianists representing three different streams of music – Indian Contemporary, Jazz and Western Classical music combine and perform. Anil Srinivasan, Sharik Hasan and Alexandra Minoza will take part in a special three-way combination concert that seeks to represent unity through music. Each ... Read More »

Fête de la Musique 2014

Creating a World of Music for the Community For more information about the program of the 2014 edition of the Fête de la Musique, please see below Share article on Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Read More »

IndiEarth on Screen – June 19

On the menu of IndiEarth Onscreen this month: June 19 at 8pm Karma Vinai Madhan Kodees (12mn – Tamil with English subs) Two drunk friends meet a couple while passing through a bus stop at mid night. they drop them at bus stand, driver doesn’t care who are they as he was busy drinking while driving. when he sees both ... Read More »

Fête de la Musique 2014

Creating a World of Music for the Community For more information about the program of the 2014 edition of the Fête de la Musique, please see below Share article on Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Read More »

Fête de la Musique 2014

Creating a World of Music for the Community For more information about the program of the 2014 edition of the Fête de la Musique, please see below Share article on Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Read More »

Concert – AFM students + The Beta Funktion

Over the past few years, the Alliance Française of Madras has offered budding artists among its students an opportunity to perform during the Fête de la Musique festival. This year, the AFM will do it again on June 17, in the first of several concerts featuring local students. In the first part of the event, AFM students will present a mix ... Read More »

IndiEarth Onscreen

On the menu of IndiEarth Onscreen this month: June 12 at 8pm Folk Songs of Bengal Nripen Ganguli (27mn – English) A rare documentary by acclaimed filmmaker Nripen Ganguli on various forms of folk music in Bengal. Maihar Band Aloke Bannerjee (26mn – English) Music Documentary, Bio The film is an authentic depiction of the historical Maihar Band, the only ... Read More »

BOOK LAUNCH: Ira the Little Dolphin – Shekar Dattatri

In celebration of World Environment Day, the Alliance Française of Madras is pleased to welcome awar-winning wildlife filmmaker and conservationist Shekkar Dattatri for the screening of his documentary film Chilika, Jewel of Odisha followed by the launch of his new children book Ira the Little Dolphin, based on the film and published by Tulika Publishers. All are welcome to attend ... Read More »

Rendez-vous mensuel – The French Touch

A monthly discussion with native French Speakers  Saturday, June 7, 2014 for A2/B1 levels: 10.30 pm to 12.00 pm for B2/C1 levels: 2.30 to 4.00 pm @Alliance Francaise’s Media Library Every first saturday of the month, The Alliance Francaise of Madras hosts ‘Rendez-vous mensuel’, an informal discussion in French on a previously defined topic. Take the opportunity to discover and ... Read More »