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French Film Festival 2018 | The Federation of Film Societies of India

The Federation of Film Societies of India (Eastern Region) in collaboration with the Alliance française du Bengale presents FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL 2018. Date: 16th July – 18th July 2018 Time : 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm on all days Venue : Nandan III, 1/1, A.J.C. Bose Road, Kolkata, West Bengal 700020 Entry Free! Seating on basis of first come first serve NOTE: All members ... Read More »

AF FIFA Trophy

Date: Saturday 14th July 2018 Time : 12:00 PM Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Think you have what it takes to win the AF Trophy? Well what are you waiting for? Register now and battle it out! Rules: Based on a draw system, you will be allotted a team from the best footballing countries. We require ... Read More »

Ciné Club: L’Effet Aquatique

Date: Wednesday 11th July 2018 Time: 6:00 PM Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Synopsis Samir, la quarantaine dégingandée, grutier Montreuillois, tombe raide dingue d’Agathe. Comme elle est maître-nageuse à la piscine Maurice Thorez, il décide, pour s’en approcher, de prendre des leçons de natation avec elle, alors qu’il sait parfaitement nager. Mais son mensonge à deux balles ... Read More »

Musically Yours | Music Down the Corridor

Songs from All-Time Favorite Musicals Program Track List  1) Any Dream Will Do (Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat) 2) Lovely (My Fair Lady) 3) I Could Have Danced All Night (My Fair Lady) 4) I’d do anything (Oliver Twist) 5) Oom Pah Pah (Oliver Twist) 6) Ascot Gravity (My Fair Lady) 7) Do-Re-Mi (The Sound of Music) 8) At ... Read More »

Café Philo | July Session

Date: Thursday 5th July 2018 Time : 5:30 – 8:30 pm Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Free and open to all The Buddha and Angulimaal: A performance by Parnab Mukherjee Intellectual and critical discourse on Buddha .. impact on pan Bengal and pan South Asian dialectics. This was a part of the Buddha trilogy of the director ... Read More »

Ciné Club | La Loi de la Jungle

Date: Wednesday 4th July 2018 Time : 6:00 PM Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Free and open to all  Synopsis:  Le monde du travail est un véritable champ de bataille: Marc Châtaigne va l’apprendre à ses dépens. Stagiaire au ministère de la norme, Marc est envoyé en Guyane pour y valider un projet de piste de ski intérieure, “Guyaneige”. Mais ... Read More »

Ciné Club | Mia et le Migou

    Date: Wednesday 27th June 2018 Time : 6:00 PM Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Synopsis: Mia est une fillette d’à peine dix ans. Alertée par un pressentiment, elle décide de quitter son village natal quelque part en Amérique du Sud pour partir à la recherche de son père. Ce dernier travaille sur un chantier gigantesque ... Read More »

Special Screening | KOLKATA 2070

  Soumitra Chatterjee alerts Calcuttans about climate change in a still from Kolkata 2070 Date: Wednesday 20th June 2018 Time : 6:30 PM Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Free and open to all A screening of documentary Kolkata 2070 presented by the Centre for Contemporary Communication and the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Kolkata. The ... Read More »

Fête de la Musique 2018

 WORLD MUSIC DAY 2018 The Fête de la Musique, or World Music Day, is an annual music celebration that takes place all over the world on 21st June.The first all-day musical celebration on the day of the solstice was originated by the French Minister of Culture, Jack Lang, and by Maurice Fleuret, and was first celebrated in Paris in 1982. ... Read More »

Watchmaker by Anindya Banerjee

Date: Wednesday 13th June 2018 Time : 6:30 PM Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Free and open to all Synopsis A stranger comes to order a watch to the watchmaker because time stands still in her life – she leaves Delhi at around 12:30 pm and reaches Kolkata at 12.30 pm itself… The film ‘Watchmaker’ encapsulates a ... Read More »