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India More : Christophe Chassol

Christophe Chassol has shot a film documenting daily life in Kolkata and Benares. This film forms the backdrop for a live performance India More, during which he mixes traditional Indian music and instruments with his personal chords and melodies to complement the sounds of the cities, and by these means creates an event that is part improvised musical composition, part ... Read More »

Cine club : Jules et Jim

       Trailer Jules et Jim (1962)  A film by François Truffaut   SYNOPSIS : In Paris, before WWI, two friends, Jules (Austrian) and Jim (French) fall in love with the same woman, Catherine. But Catherine loves and marries Jules. After the war, when they meet again in Germany, Catherine starts to love Jim… This is the story of three ... Read More »

AWESOME ANGKOR

  City: Kolkata Location: ICCR’S Rabindranath Tagore Centre, 9A  Ho Chi Minh Sarani, Kolkata 700 071  Date: From Fri, 2014/01/31 – 3:30pm to Fri, 2014/02/07 Inauguration, to be graced by Mr. Fabrice Etienne, Consul General of France in Kolkata, as chief guest, on 31st January 2014 at 3:30 pm at ICCR’S Rabindranath Tagore Centre, 9A  Ho Chi Minh Sarani, Kolkata 700 071  ... Read More »

Ciné-club : J’ENRAGE DE SON ABSENCE

City: Kolkata Location: 217, AJC Bose Road Date: Wed, 2014/01/29 – 6:00pm Price: Free Category: Film screening Duration:  98 mn   J’enrage de son absence (2012)  A film by Sandrine Bonnaire SYNOPSIS :  Touched to his depths of his being by the death of his child in a car accident nine years earlier, Jacques has lost his bearings. For this loss ... Read More »

Flagas’k in concert !

The Alliance Francaise du Bengale, in partnership with The Saturday Club, Caring Minds and Open Doors, is delighted to present Flagas’k in Concert   Since forming in 2006, this French band has been developing its own rich blend of French songs, brass, ska, reggae and rock. Although the band members are from disparate musical spheres, they are united by a ... Read More »