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THEATRE TODAY WITH ARIANE MNOUCHKINE AND TRIMUKHI PLATFORM

THEATRE TODAY WITH ARIANE MNOUCHKINE AND TRIMUKHI PLATFORM In an effort to promote collective creation between France and India, students, artists, and intellectuals from West Bengal and India are invited to spend three days at Open Air Theatre (OAT) in Jadavpur University with French stage director Ariane Mnouchkine and French-Santhal-Bengali organisation Trimukhi Platform. In the evenings, participants attend a double theatre performance. The ... Read More »

MEZCAL JAZZ UNIT & BICKRAM GHOSH | BONJOUR INDIA

MEZCAL JAZZ UNIT was founded in 1986 in Montpellier and is led by the bass player and composer, Emmanuel de Gouvello. This band’s music is defined by the Mediterranean temperament of its musicians, the reminiscences of traditional melodies, an unabashed attraction for the Orient, a rock like energy and a sense of humor. Creative jazz projects were born from Mezcal’s ... Read More »

BONJOUR INDIA FILM FESTIVAL | BONJOUR INDIA

Here is an opportunity for Indian audiences to catch up on the best of French cinema of the past decade. 10 Years – 10 Films will showcase one iconic French film of each of the past 10 years in an online festival. Indian VOD platform “Hotstar” will showcase the diversity and richness of French cinema across a variety of genres ... Read More »

FABRIQUE DE L’ART • CONVERSATION AFTER THE NIGHT 2018

FABRIQUE DE L’ART • CONVERSATION AFTER THE NIGHT 2018 At Alliance française du Bengale In the framework of the French program at Kolkata Book Fair Trimukhi Platform‘s concern for questioning the contemporary ways of fabricating and enjoying arts works has taken a double shape: the organisation of a night-long festival in Borotalpada village and the publication of a bilingual journal in ... Read More »

Bonjour India- The Experience: A Digital Journey with France| IKBF 2018

THE EXPERIENCE: A DIGITAL JOURNEY WITH FRANCE Immersive, Multimedia and Interactive Journey For All The Experience is a 400 sq.m. large exhibition presenting forty areas of creative and innovative cooperation between India and France – past, present and future! The pavilion is divided into three interlinked tents inspired by the three key words of Bonjour India: Creativity, Innovation and Partnerships. This ... Read More »

MODERN DANCE WORKSHOP WITH LUCAS VIALLEFOND

MODERN DANCE WORKSHOP WITH LUCAS VIALLEFOND (Paris, France) Dance Bridges Festival is delighted to present a modern dance workshop with French artist, Lucas Viallefond, a modern dancer and a teacher at the Paris Opera School. http://lucasviallefond.com/en/ Workshop Description: The two-hour class is based on the Jooss-Leeder technique, developed by Hans Züllig and Jean Cébron, with contemporary barre work. The precise consciousness of one’s body in ... 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 »

Ciné Club : Good luck Algeria by Farid Bentoumi

Good luck Algeria by Farid Bentoumi 2015- 1h 30m On Wednesday 24/01 at 6pm at Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Street Park Mansions.   Free and open to all. Samir and Stéphane, from Grenoble, make high-quality competitive cross-country skis. However, their business is on the brink of bankruptcy the day the Swedish athlete who was supposed to endorse their ... Read More »

Zulma Poetry Session with Makenzy Orcel and James Noël | Bonjour India

Zulma Platform will kick start a literary residency programme that will see Francophone authors from the world over (Caribbean, Africa, Maghreb, America) come to India for collaborative writing, poetry sessions, book cover design exhibitions and publishing master classes. In this first edition, Zulma publishing house will invite James Noël and Makenzy Orcel, two Haitian writers and poets, to bring the ... Read More »

Les Ombres du Bengale by Joy Banerjee and Partho Bhattacharya

Les Ombres du Bengaleraconte un épisode méconnu de la Seconde Guerre Mondiale : la famine de 1943 au cours de laquelle entre 3 et 5 millions de personnes sont mortes de faim au Bengale occidental et dans l’actuel Bangladesh. Une tragédie dont témoignent des artistes comme Chittaprosad Bhattacharya et Zainul Abedin. Aujourd’hui, des historiens, chercheurs, écrivains, aussi bien Anglais qu’ ... Read More »