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New weekend session starting on 15th July!

New weekend session starting on 15th July! Register now! Every Saturday and Sunday, between 9:30 am and 1:30 pm or 2:30pm and 6:30pm come to learn French with us in a studious environment, with modern methods and with highly qualified teachers. For more information on the course duration and fee, contact: 03340064801 / course.director.kolkata@afindia.org Read More »

Une soirée pleine d’histoires

Alliance Française du Bengale with Cultural Monks, welcome you to the 2nd Edition of ¨Une soirée pleine d’histoires 2017″ !  The first edition was held in 2016 at Alliance francaise du Bengale, Park Street, Kolkata. For more on the 2016 edition please click here : http://bit.ly/2uxpGLK The showcase event will be held on September 13, 2017 A special audition of Alliance Française students, ... Read More »

2017 French Film Cycle @ Basusree Cinema #7

🎬🎥 French Film Cycle at Basusree Cinema 📽️ For the seventh movie of the 2017 French Film Cycle presented by the Alliance française du Bengale and the Institut français en Inde in collaboration with Basusree Cinema, we are happy to screen for you : Qui Vive, by Marianne Tardieu. With English subtitles. Chérif hates his day to day job as ... Read More »

Ciné Club : French Cancan

30/08 : French Cancan by Jean Renoir Year : 1954 Duration : 1h37min Hoping to keep his financially unstable cafe in business, Henri takes a trip to Monmartre, where he witnesses local dancers performing the can-can, a provocative dance that has fallen out of favor in the rest of France. Next, he discovers the beautiful Nina, and decides to bring ... Read More »

Art Presentation on Magritte

Art Presentation on Magritte by Subrata Ghosh “Visible things always hide other visible things,” as Magritte put it, implying that the landscape itself may be only a canvas  hiding something unknown beyond. Rene Magritte (1898-1967) a Belgian born was an internationally acclaimed surrealist artist of all time, yet it was not until his 50s, when he was finally able to ... Read More »

2017 French Film Cycle @ Basusree Cinema #8

🎬🎥 French Film Cycle at Basusree Cinema 📽️ For the eighth movie of the 2017 French Film Cycle presented by the Alliance française du Bengale and the Institut français en Inde in collaboration with Basusree Cinema, we are happy to screen for you : La Belle Vie, by Jean Denizot. With English subtitles. Yves lives in hiding with his sons, ... Read More »

Projet Elysée : Appel à résidence

APPEL A RÉSIDENCE PROJET ÉLYSÉE (H/F) Dans le cadre du Fonds franco-allemand Elysée, l’Alliance française du Bengale (http://bengale.afindia.org) et le Goethe-Institut (https://www.goethe.de), en collaboration avec la galerie d’art contemporain CIMA (http://www.cimaartindia.com) à Calcutta, organisent une résidence artistique libre et trans-disciplinaire.La résidence se déroulera à Calcutta (Kolkata) et à Santiniketan, au Bengale Occidental. Elle débutera à la mi-septembre 2017 et durera ... Read More »