AF Cultural Events

Discussion with Cynthia FLEURY

Join us at Alliance Française of Madras on 28th September, 2022 and meet the French writer – Cynthia Fleury. From interactive sessions with contemporary writer to the serene yet vibrant air of our Alliance Française of Madras, we have everything to stimulate the creative and intellectual genius of your mind!!   Cynthia Fleury, is a professor Holder of the Chair ... Read More »

Cine club – September

Cine club of the month Free entry! Venue: Alliance Française of Madras auditorium Every month, Alliance Française of Madras screens movies, in French, with English subtitles. It’s FREE and open to ALL !!!   Our Eternal Summer 8th Sept. 2022 | 6 pm Director: Emilie Aussel Duration: 1hr 15mins Synopsis: Marseille, south of France, Lise has to face her future ... Read More »

AMOUR – Dance performance inspired by Auguste Rodin’s The Thinker

  Amour An Ode to French Sculptor and Painter Auguste Rodin Solo Bharatanatyam Performance by Shanmuga Sundaram In Amour, Shanmuga Sundaram, through classical Bharatanatyam, explores the sensitive nuances of love inspired by the famous sculptor Auguste Rodin (1840-1917). The solo dance performance is a unique attempt to combine the vibrancy of Bharatanatyam with the beautiful sculptures of Rodin. The themes ... Read More »

FÊTE DE LA MUSIQUE – 2022

This year, FÊTE DE LA MUSIQUE celebrates its 40th anniversary. For the last 40 years in France, 21st June is not just the longest day of the year but also the day of the Fête de la Musique. Created in France in 1982, FDLM has been taken up by countries all over the world to celebrate a common love for ... Read More »

Convergence – A Panorama of Photography’s French Connections in India

Bonjour India – Summer Festival | March – May France and India enjoy a substantive partnership at the core of which lie its people-to-people relations, nurtured for decades through collaborations and exchanges. One of its manifestations is the regular rendezvous between our two countries, Bonjour India. This artistic, cultural, educational and social initiative is an Indo-French moment put together by ... Read More »

French Author tour in India

Meet and Greet the French Author Ms. Marie Darrieussecq Under the Bonjour India 2022 Festival, the Alliance Française network is organizing a French author India tour. Come and meet the author “Marie Darrieussecq” who is a renowned French author. She explores female desire, and what it means to be a woman; her novels also deal with the figures of ghosts, ... Read More »

[In]Chorus Strings Together

Bonjour India – Summer Festival | March – May France and India enjoy a substantive partnership at the core of which lie its people-to-people relations, nurtured for decades through collaborations and exchanges. One of its manifestations is the regular rendezvous between our two countries, Bonjour India. This artistic, cultural, educational and social initiative is an Indo-French moment put together by ... Read More »

Electrik Pô – Urban electric jazz

Bonjour India – Summer Festival | March – May France and India enjoy a substantive partnership at the core of which lie its people-to-people relations, nurtured for decades through collaborations and exchanges. One of its manifestations is the regular rendezvous between our two countries, Bonjour India. This artistic, cultural, educational and social initiative is an Indo-French moment put together by ... Read More »

A Twist of Fate

Bonjour India – Summer Festival | March – May France and India enjoy a substantive partnership at the core of which lie its people-to-people relations, nurtured for decades through collaborations and exchanges. One of its manifestations is the regular rendezvous between our two countries, Bonjour India. This artistic, cultural, educational and social initiative is an Indo-French moment put together by ... Read More »

Belgican Rhapsody – 21 March | 7 pm

Semaine de la Francophonie 2022, Alliance Française of Madras presents Belgican Rhapsody – A musical performance by Max Vandervorst This program will be presented to public in partnership with Wallonie-Bruxelles International and the Consulate General of Belgium in Mumbai.   About Max Vandervorst: Max Vandervorst is composer and inventor of musical instruments. Since 1988, he has put together a number ... Read More »