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RDV Mensuel: French and Indian clichés

Saturday, October 11th, 2014 2 sessions: 10.30 am to 12.00 pm and 2.30pm to 4.00 pm @Alliance Francaise’s Media Library One saturday a 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 discuss French culture and customs, current events and society trends in France, ... Read More »

CINE-CLUB: Tout ce qui brille

  Free Entry – Open to all   France | 2010 | 1h40 | Comedy| Directors: G. Nakache, H. Mimran Ely and Lila are like sisters. They have known each other since they were children; they share everything including their dream of another life. They live in the same suburban area, ten minutes away from Paris. But today, Ely and ... Read More »

Cello Concert

Christian-Pierre La Marca is a French cellist with natural virtuosic command and impassioned musicianship. He has performed all over the world and became an exlusive recording artist for Sony Classical. His repertoire is a reflection of his curiosity: from baroque to contemporary through the romantic masterpieces or eastern improvised music. Join us ! The concert program will comprise of J.S. ... Read More »

JAZZ CONCERT – Anne Paceo

Free entry – Open to all Anne Paceo Anne Paceo is an award-winning artiste. Only 29, she has already received a ‘Victoire de la Musique’ and a ‘Django d’or’, played in many festivals and given concerts all over the world. Her instrument ? Drums. Her music style ?  Jazz. She developed her passion as a child and now excels at ... Read More »

CINÉ-CLUB: Les enfants de Timpelbach

Free entry – Open to all Les enfants de Timpelbach In the village of Timpeltill, the children pass their time playing pranks on others and resist every kinf of authority. At the end of their rope, the parents decide to leave the village… for what they think will be a day. A village with no parents ! It’s not bad ... Read More »

CINE-CLUB: Mauvaise foi & Les enfants de Timpelbach

Free entry – Open to all Mauvaise foi  (5pm) Clara is jewish, Ismael is arab. Everything is OK. Everything goes well for the couple and when Clara is pregnant, it is the most beautiful day in their lives. But when announcing this good news to their relatives, they don’t expect such reactions… This love story between two people from different ... Read More »

Rendez-vous mensuel – Several languages for one country

A monthly discussion with native French Speakers Saturday, June 7, 2014 2 sessions: 10.30 am to 12.00 pm                    and 2.30pm to 4.00 pm @Alliance Francaise’s Media Library One saturday a 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 discuss French culture and ... Read More »

CINÉ-CLUB: Mauvaise Foi

Free entry – Open to all Mauvaise foi Clara is jewish, Ismael is arab. Everything is OK. Everything goes well for the couple and when Clara is pregnant, it is the most beautiful day in their lives. But when announcing this good news to their relatives, they don’t expect such reactions… This love story between two people from different backgrounds ... Read More »

Code Coromandel – Where dance meets painting

Code Coromandel Where dance meets painting Free Entry – Open to All Code Coromandel is an intricate story which is a motivation and an inspiration. If the colours of the Coromandel lacquer are ever-changing and seductive, its history is the result of a misunderstanding. European merchants of the XVII century thought these objects, bartered on this coast of India, were ... Read More »

Ciné-Club: The Illusionist

Free entry – Open to all L’Illusionniste At the end of the 1950’s, a revolution is shaking up the music hall universe: the spectacular success of rock’n’roll music, whose young stars draw in crowds., while traditional acts – acrobats, jugglers, ventriloquists – are seen as old fashioned. Our hero, the illusionist, is only too aware that he is now part ... Read More »