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Jazz Festival 2017 – Presenting Erik Truffaz with Riatsu & EYM Trio ft. Mirande Shah

  Bonjour India in collaboration with Kolkata Jazz Fest 2017 presents the renowned French jazz trumpeter Erik Truffaz for a collaborative performance with contemporary urban musician Riatsu  &  jazz group EYM Trio for collaboration with  Hindustani classical singer Mirande Shah. French jazz trumpeter Erik Truffaz is renowned worldwide for his compositions that are infused with elements of hip-hop, rock and electronic music. Truffaz had ... Read More »

Abhind “From Kolkata” – Album launch concert

Abhind is an avant-garde jazz trio from Kolkata, India which is composed of : – Pierre-Antoine Lasnier – Aniruddh Saha – Shonai  The group creates an eclectic mix of music, which cannot be reduced to a single format or a particular shape. The sound is magnified through the dialogue of human interactions and experiments with new sounds in search of fresh ... Read More »

Ciné Club December 2017: Santa Claus is coming to town!

Le Père Noël by Alexandre Coffre    2014 – 1 h 20 mn This Christmas Eve, six year old Antoine has only one idea in mind: to meet Santa and go on a sleigh ride with him and his reindeer. Antoine’s wish comes true when a burglar disguised as Santa breaks into his house to steal valuables! Despite all of “Santa’s” ... Read More »

“The Synthesis of Scientific discovery and Spiritual experience” A talk by Marie-France Latronche

“The Synthesis of Scientific discovery and Spiritual experience” A talk by Marie-France Latronche Marie-France Latronche was born and raised in France. She studied at Sorbonne University in Paris where she received her Ph.D. in Comparative Literature. Some of her publications include: The Influence of Gandhi in France from 1919 to present and Journey to Inner India. Her translation of Swami ... Read More »

Live in Park: Last Train, Colt Silvers, Underground Authority

LAST TRAIN, COLT SILVERS and UNDERGROUND AUTHORITY in LIVE IN LAKES Venue: Deshapriya Park, Rash Behari Ave, Manoharpukur, Kalighat, Kolkata, West Bengal 700029 Date: On Sunday 3rd December 2017 Time: From 5:30pm to 8:15pm Curated and created by the French Institute in India (French Embassy in India / Ambassade de France en Inde), Institut français India in association with Alliance ... Read More »

Launch of Fabrique de l’Art • Fabricate (Fabric of) Art

Trimukhi Platform in association with Alliance Francaise du Bengale & Oxford Bookstore proudly launches its second issue of Fabrique de l’Art • Fabricate (Fabric of) Art, an annual French-Indian Publication on contemporary arts.  Damien Syed, Consul General of France in Kolkata, will release the journal. *** The evening will commence at 6.30 pm, Friday December 1. 2017 at Oxford Bookstore, ... Read More »

Ciné Club : Dernières nouvelles du cosmos

29/11 : Dernières nouvelles du cosmos by Julie Bertuccelli 2016 – 1 h 25 mn Free and open to all. This movie will be present by Lou, cultural coordinator To see the movie trailer, click here : http://www.allocine.fr/film/fichefilm_gen_cfilm=247964.html At about 30 years, Hélène always looks like a teenager. She is the author of powerful and physical texts, with corrosive humor. ... Read More »

Theatre Adda presents Red Alert, a performance by Alternative Living Theatre

Theatre Adda presents Red Alert, a performance by internationally renowned performance group – Alternative Living Theatre, which is the brainchild of the legendary thespian Prabir Guha. Performance: Red Alert By: Alternative Living Theatre Directed by Shubhodip Guha On Tuesday, 28th November From 7pm to 8:30pm At Alliance française du Bengale Free and open to all Synopsis The performance – Red ... Read More »

Le Spectacle de Poesie by Rhythm Divine Poets

Rhythm Divine Poets in association with Alliance française du Bengale presents Date: 23rd November, 2017. Time: 6:00pm to 8:30pm Venue: Alliance Francaise du Bengale, Park Street. Programme Timeline 6:00 p.m. –Registration for open mic and Tea 6:15p.m. – Welcome speech by Mr. Fabrice Plançon, Director, Alliance Francaise du Bengale 6:20 p.m. – Felicitation of guests 6:25 p.m. – Mime performance ... Read More »

Ciné Club : Swagger

22/11 : Swagger by Olivier Babinet 2016 – 1 h 24 mn Free and open to all                    To see the movie trailer, click here : http://www.allocine.fr/film/fichefilm_gen_cfilm=246813.html Swagger transports us into the minds of eleven children and teenagers with surprising personalities, who grow up in the heart of the most privileged cities of France. The film shows us the world ... Read More »