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The man who delivers theatre or LA MAÏEUTIQUE DU THEATRE

For the English version, please see below, after the French version. Oscar m’a tuer ou la maïeutique théâtrale La France était l’invitée d’honneur de la 4ième édition du Festival International de Théâtre Bratyajon, organisé à Calcutta du 05 au 10 juin 2015. Aux côtés des troupes venues du Bangladesh, du Sri Lanka, du Pakistan et du Burundi, la France était ... Read More »

International Kolkata Book Fair 2015

The Alliance française du Bengale is pleased to invite you all to the International Kolkata Book Fair 2015 to browse through and find a second-hand classic of French literature, a contemporary novel or a grammar book. Buying a book at our stall is a bargain for immediate pleasure, but also a good move in terms of futurity: all the money ... Read More »

Dominique WAAG – “War and Colonies” Conference

Alliance française du Bengale is pleased to welcome Dominique WAAG, historian and director of Alliance française de Chandigarh, on a conference to mark 100 years of World War I to depict the lives of Indian soldiers during the war. Over the past one year, Waag has collected rare pictures of Indian soldiers at the war in the form of letters, postcards ... Read More »

Cine club : Jules et Jim

Date/Time Date(s) – 05/02/2014 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm Categories OVERVIEW        Trailer Jules et Jim (1962)  A film by François Truffaut   SYNOPSIS : In Paris, before WWI, two friends, Jules (Austrian) and Jim (French) fall in love with the same woman, Catherine. But Catherine loves and marries Jules. After the war, when they meet again in Germany, ... Read More »

Multi-media presentation : Awesome Angkor

  City: Kolkata Location: ICCR’S Rabindranath Tagore Centre, 9A  Ho Chi Minh Sarani, Kolkata 700 071  Date: From Fri, 2014/01/31 – 3:30pm to Fri, 2014/02/07 Inauguration, to be graced by Mr. Fabrice Etienne, Consul General of France in Kolkata, as chief guest, on 31st January 2014 at 3:30 pm at ICCR’S Rabindranath Tagore Centre, 9A  Ho Chi Minh Sarani, Kolkata 700 071  ... Read More »

Frédéric Pagès : Kolkata Literary Meet

     present You’ve got to Be Joking Frédéric Pagès, Shovon Chowdhury and Sarnath Banerjee on the fine art of poking fun with satire. In conversation with Samantak Das On Saturday, 25th of January @ 4:25 at Victoria Memorial Hall Frédéric Pagès has been working for the past 20 years as a journalist at “Le Canard Enchaîné”. He has been ... Read More »

Cine club : La fille du 14 Juillet

City: Kolkata Location: 217, AJC Bose Road Date: Wed, 2014/01/22 – 6:00pm Price: Free Category: Film screening Duration:  88 mn Alliance francaise du Bengale Cine Club cordially invites you to the screening of * La fille du 14 Juillet (2013) 88mn – A film by Antonin Peretjatko     Wednesday, 22nd January 2013 | 6 pm Read More »

Abaji in concert!

Live concert/ Mediterranean Blues Date : 01/17/14 Time : 8:30pm Venue : Princeton Club ABAJI IN CONCERT AT PRINCETON CLUB with Alliance française du Bengale & Smoke inc on Friday, 17 January. Abaji was born in Lebanon to an Armenian-Greek father from Smyrna and Armenian-Syrian mother born in Istanbul… they met each other in Lebanon, a country of exiles. He ... Read More »

Cine club : Agent trouble

City: Kolkata Location: 217, AJC Bose Road Date: Wed, 2014/01/15 – 6:00pm Price: Free Category: Film screening Duration:  80 mn Alliance francaise du Bengale Cine Club cordially invites you to the screening of * Agent trouble (1987) 101mn – A film by Jean-Pierre Mocky     Wednesday, 15th January 2013 | 6 pm Read More »