Cultural Events

Conference of the month | Charles BAUDELAIRE : Knife in the head by Dr. Chinmoy Guha

Date: 27th September 2022 (Tuesday) Time: 6:30 PM onwards Venue: Alliance Française du Bengale Entry: Free About the conference: Monthly Conference of Alliance  française du Bengale on Charles Baudelaire by Dr. Chinmoy Guha. According to the celebrated French Poet Arthur Rimbaud, Baudelaire has been “The King of Poets”. On the occasion of Charles Baudelaire’s bicentenary, Alliance française du Bengale’s tribute to the ... Read More »

European Day of Languages

Date: 26th September 2022 ( Monday) Time: 6:30 PM Venue: British Council Library L & T Chambers, First Floor 16 Camac Street, Kolkata 700 017 Entry mode: Free About the day: First celebrated in 2001, the European Day of Languages (EDL) aims to celebrate Europe’s rich linguistic and cultural diversity. The day not only promotes and reinforces the plurilingual skills ... Read More »

Ciné Club: Les Magnétiques

Movie Name:  Les Magnétiques Director- Vincent Maël Cardona Date: 8th September 2022 Time: 6:30 PM onwards. Venue: Alliance Française du Bengale Entry: Free About the movie: Brittany, 1980s. A bunch of friends yearning for excitement broadcast a free radio station from their hometown in the countryside. Jerome leads it with unique charisma while Philippe, the technical genius, lives in the ... Read More »

Karao’Crepe!

Karao’Crepes! Sing it out loud! Our crazy-fun monthly Karaoke night is here. Plunge yourself into the rhythm of French songs, and grab your choice of crêpe to sing the night away. Get your singing caps on and sing along to your favorite French songs! Alliance Française du Bengale brings to you Karao’Crepes. Enjoy Karaoke with your friends while munching on scrumptious ... Read More »

Film Screening at Arthshila Santiniketan

Movie Name:  Ouistreham Director- Emmanuel Carrère Date: 9th September 2022 Time: 6:00 PM onwards. Venue: Arthshila Shantiniketan Entry: Free About the movie: Marianne Winckler, a well-known author, goes to live in northern France to research her new book on the subject of job insecurity. Without revealing her true identity, she gets hired as a cleaner, working with a group of ... Read More »

Ciné Club: Le Mystère Henri Pick

Movie Name: Le Mystère Henri Pick Director- Rémi Bezançon Date: 8th September 2022 Time: 6:30 PM onwards. Venue: Alliance Française du Bengale Entry: Free About the movie: In a mysterious library in the heart of Brittany, a young editor discovers an extraordinary manuscript that she decides to publish. The novel became a best-seller. But its author, Henri Pick, a pizza ... Read More »

EXHIBITION | SCIENCE BEYOND BORDERS: Connecting the dots between India & France

The Science Beyond Borders exhibition showcases the shared scientific history of Indo-French collaborations. Curated by Institut Français en Inde and its partners, the exhibition has been conceived specifically for this edition of Bonjour India marking 75 years of Independence and 75 years of the establishment of Indo-French relations. The Bonjour India festival has thus been conceived as a gift from ... Read More »

Panel Discussion: Presence of Tagore | Awakening to the world and community action

Panel Discussion: Presence of Tagore | Awakening to the world and community action Date: 16th September (Friday). Time: 6:30 pm onwards Venue: Alliance française du Bengale Free Entry The presence of Tagore takes us to the India of the twentieth century, at the dawn of its independence, to discover the man of letters and arts. Beyond the peaks of Rabindranath Tagore’s poetry, Joëlle ... Read More »

Knowledge Summit (KS3) from 24 to 26 November 2021

  Join us for the Knowledge Summit online from 24th – 26th November 2021! Knowledge Summit is a 3-day bilateral forum that aims to focus on research cooperation. It will be an online event co-organized by The French Institute in India and by Savitribai Phule Pune University. The first day will be devoted to plenary sessions and will be followed ... Read More »