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Ciné Club December 2017: Une soirée de courts métrages

Une soirée de courts métrages The concluding evening of the Film Workshop 2.0 Screening of 3 short movies directed by the participants of our very own film workshop! (For more information, click here) This will be followed by a vote (the audience is welcome to participate) and a prize distribution for the participants! Then, screening of short movies The Quest ... Read More »

Exploring the Human Condition: French Moralists of the 17th Century

• RENDEZ-VOUS PHILOSOPHIQUE• Chinmoy Guha is a Professor and former Head of Department of English at the University of Calcutta, an essayist and translator, and a scholar of French language and literature. On this occasion, Mr. Guha will talk about the outstanding thinkers and Moralists of Seventeenth Century France, notably Blaise Pascal, La Bruyère and La Rochefoucauld. He will also speak of their ... Read More »

8th Calcutta International Classical Guitar Festival 2017

  LE MAESTRIO , for the first time in India!! A special trio from the south of France featuring a combination of Gypsy Jazz, Flamenco & Classical Guitar. Le Meastrio is a band of three individual guitarists Pierre Louyriac, Pierre Bernon and Symon Savignoni – classical guitar, flamenco guitar and jazz guitar! Pierre Bernon – classical guitar Gold Medal of ... Read More »

Joie de Vivre : An Evening of French Surrealist Poetry

AN EVENING OF FRENCH SURREALIST POETRY  With the horrors of World War I still in Europe, art had been controlled by politics keeping the revolution at bay. A group or artists and poets sought to overcome the contradictions of the conscious and unconscious by creating bizarre stories full of juxtapositions. Founded by André Breton (1896-1966), surrealism evolved as an artistic ... Read More »

Ciné Club December 2017: Une soirée pleine d’animation !

Une soirée pleine d’animation ! ‘Tis the season to revisit your childhood!  Le Luthier by Vincent Debuire        2013 – 4 mn A “Luthier” – a maker of violins- lives alone in the forest. One day, he discovers a mysterious violin with a seed inside; he is quick to disdain and reject it. Little by little, he comes to realize ... Read More »

NIGHT OF THEATRE N°10 • LA NUIT DES IDÉES

NIGHT OF THEATRE N°10  LA NUIT DES IDÉES An amazing night-long festival of contemporary performing arts and inventive thought to take place on January 27 2018 at Trimukhi Cultural Centre in the Santhal tribal village of Borotalpada, West Bengal, India where artists and philosophers from Kolkata, Paris, New Delhi, Tokyo, Montréal, Mexico and Port-au-Prince together with actors, dancers and musicians ... Read More »