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Ciné Club : Barbara

Ciné Club MARCH 2018 Thème : En musique! Free and open to all. Movies with English subtitles. This month, the screenings will be moderated by someone from Alliance française du Bengale’s team. This screening will be moderated by Fabrice Plançon, director. Date: Wednesday, 7th March 2018 Time : 6:00 PM Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park ... Read More »

WEIGHT OF JOY, A DANCE PERFORMANCE BY ERIC LANGUET | BONJOUR INDIA

Weight of Joy a dance performance by Eric Languet and Cie Danse en l’R Date: Wednesday, 28th February 2018 Time : 6:30 PM Venue : Indian Council for Cultural Relations, 9A, Ho Chi Minh Sarani, Kolkata, West Bengal 700071 Free & open to all. This show will close Bonjour India festival 2017-2018. The Weight of Joy, a dance performance The ... Read More »

A Talk with Shumona Sinha

Shumona Sinha, is a French writer from Kolkata who lives in Paris. An alumnus of Alliance Francaise du Bengale, she has a M.Phil degree in French  literature from Sorbonne University and has taught English and French in Parisian high-schools for 14 years. Her first novel, Fenêtre sur l’abîme, was published in 2008. Her second novel, Assommons les pauvres! (2011), was awarded the Prix du roman ... Read More »

Mirko, a puppets and shadows play from France

Mirko A puppets and shadows play from France Created by Cie CREA and CLASH SYNOPSIS Mirko, a young maple leaf, awakens to life. Very quickly, different encounters will give it the desire to leave its home. Here seasons are considered as the different stages of life for this small leaf which only dreams of one thing : flying with the ... Read More »

OUT OF THE FRAME: A DIGITAL PHOTO EXHIBITION | BONJOUR INDIA

The Musée Nicéphore Niépce It’s been two hundred years since inventor Nicéphore Niépce developed the first known photograph. France keeps alive the spirit of innovation in photography by way of Out of the Frame. On this occasion, we celebrate this milestone through a selection of exhibitions and events. All over India, indoor and outdoor exhibitions of historic photographs from the ... Read More »

Book launch of Fabrice Etienne’s new book “Burmese Portraits”

Alliance française du Bengale and SAMPARK publishing house cordially invite you to the launch of Sebastien Ortiz (Fabrice Etienne)’s BURMESE PORTRAITS The author will be in discussion with an esteemed panel. Alliance Francaise, Park Mansions, Park Street, Kolkata Tuesday 13 February At 7pm The launch will be followed by a reception  RSVP 9830503893 / 9830993001   Sébastien Ortiz Sébastien Ortiz was ... Read More »

St+art India Panel Discussion | Bonjour India

St+art India Fondation presents a Panel Discussion In the framework of Bonjour India festival ABOUT St+art India foundation is a not-for-profit organization that works on art projects in public spaces. The aim of the foundation is to make art accessible to a wider audience by taking it out of the conventional gallery space and embedding it within the cities we ... Read More »

HAKANAÏ | BONJOUR INDIA

HAKANAÏ by Adrien M & Claire B. Company, a unique dance and visual experience Free and open to all Date: Friday, 9th February 2018 Time: 7:00pm Venue: Rabindra Sadan 71, Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Road, Maidan, Kolkata, West Bengal 700020 Linking digital and performing arts, this 40-minute solo performance will enchant Indian audiences with what art and technology can do ... Read More »

KOLKATA LITERARY FESTIVAL FRENCH FOCUS | BONJOUR INDIA

KOLKATA LITERARY FESTIVAL FRENCH FOCUS OPEN FOR ALL 07 February 2018 – 10 February 2018 ________________________________ Wednesday 7th of February 6.30pm-7.30pm Inauguration of the Indo-French Bookstore Bingsha Shatabdi In the presence of the French writers Bingsha Shatabdi Bookstore, 75/C Park Street 7.30pm-9.00pm Welcome party to the writers’ delegation, followed by a cocktail A Special Apeejay Oxford Book Store pop-up bookstore ... Read More »