Cultural Events

RODIN : A Visual Presentation Along With References by Subrata Ghosh

François Auguste René Rodin (12 November 1840 – 17 November 1917), known as Auguste Rodin was a French sculptor. Although Rodin is generally considered the progenitor of modern sculpture, he did not set out to rebel against the past. Rodin possessed a unique ability to model a complex, turbulent, deeply pocketed surface in clay. Many of his most notable sculptures were criticized ... Read More »

FILM FESTIVAL BY CINEMATHEQUE

On the occasion of the French National Day, the Cinematheque in association with the Alliance française du Bengale organize the screening of French films for three days on 18th, 20th & 21st July 2019. Entry by passes availbale at Alliance française du Bengale. Read More »

FILM SCREENING BY FEDERATION OF FILM SOCIETIES OF INDIA

  To honour the French National Day, the Federation of Film Societies of India in association with Allinace française du Bengale and the Institut Francaise in India organize the screening of French films for three days starting from 15th of July until 17st July 2019  –    Félicité by Alain Gomis (2017) –        Tout en haut du monde by Rémi Chayé ... Read More »

Book Launch | THE REVOLUTION AND THE FRENCH ESTABLISHMENTS IN INDIA (1790-1793)

Synopsis The Alliance française du Bengale in association with the Consulate General of France in Calcutta, the Institut Français India and Setu Prakashani proudly present the launch of the book : THE REVOLUTION AND THE FRENCH ESTABLISHMENTS IN INDIA (1790-1793) Marguerite V. Labernadie edited by Arghya Bose translated by Arghya Bose & Sandhia Vasseur  The book will be launched by ... Read More »

FILM SCREENING & DISCUSSION | SHEPHERDESS OF THE GLACIERS

  Sampark Global Academy in collaboration with Alliance française du Bengale and Apeejay Real Estate host the film screening of ‘Shepherdess of The Glaciers’. Directed by Stanzin Dorjai Gya and Christiane Mordelet and produced by Les Films De La Decouverte and Himalayan Film House, this particular film narrates the life of Tsering, a shepherdess who has devoted her life to ... Read More »

Documentary Screening & Talk by Neela Majumdar of Earth Day Network

Since 1974, every year the World Environment Day on 5th June pledges to encourage awareness and action for the protection of our environment. In order to brace this noble initiative for a greener future, Alliance française du Bengale organizes an evening of French documentary screening on ecological issues and talk by Neela Majumdar of Earth Day Network. IL ÉTAIT UNE ... Read More »

The World Music Day Festival

First celebrated in Paris 1982, Fête de la Musique or World Music Day is the first all-day musical celebration on the day of the summer solstice, originated by the French Minister of Culture, Jack Lang and Maurice Fleuret. On this  occasion, Alliance française du Bengale  in association with Littlei will be organizing a musical evening. Read More »

FÊTE DE LA MUSIQUE

  First celebrated in Paris 1982, Fête de la Musique or World Music Day is the first all-day musical celebration on the day of the summer solstice, originated by the French Minister of Culture, Jack Lang and Maurice Fleuret. On this musical occasion, Alliance française du Bengale in association Siddha Foundation, Calcutta Classical Guitar Society, Sienna Cafe Park Street and ... Read More »

World Environment Day Special | Documentary Screening & Talk by Environmental Activist Mallika Jalan

Since 1974, every year the World Environment Day on 5th June pledges to encourage awareness and action for the protection of our environment. In order to brace this noble initiative for a greener future, Alliance française du Bengale organizes an evening of French documentary screening on ecological issues and talk by environmental activist Mallika Jalan. Black Kiss by Mariette Mompierre ... Read More »

Seminar | Gandhi & Rolland : A Quest for Peace in Troubled Times

Program: It is considered that Romain Rolland was one of Gandhi’s first and most effective European popularizers. Rolland took an interest in Gandhi in the years after the First World War, when he was seeking new ways out of the dire situation in which European Civilization found itself. Their friendship came to a climax when Gandhi visited Rolland in Switzerland, ... Read More »