Cultural Events

La Patrie (Homeland) – Chat show with cast & crew

Where is our homeland? What is a homeland, actually? In this age of global relocation and migration, does the word homeland and its relevance really matters? Anindya Chatterjee’s latest movie, La Patrie – Homeland addresses this issue and more through the lives of a motley young group of expatriates. Starring Parambtata Chatterjee and other international actors, this multilingual film released ... Read More »

Bastille Day Celebrations 2020

Fête Nationale celebrations are going to continue for a while and they call for some indulgence in good food – like a soups, salads, crêpes, bourride, crème caramel and of course when it comes to celebrating France, you can never have too much cheese! While we continue to maintain social distance, let’s devour in delectable French food. Book yourself a ... Read More »

Sundarbans, the climate canary – Kolkata Dialogue Episode 3

Alliance française du Bengale in association with Centre for Contemporary Communication Kolkata present KOLKATA DIALOGUE – Episode 3 on Friday, 3 July 2020 at 5 pm. The conversation will take place on Zoom and will be livestreamed on our Facebook page. To expect from the conversation : 1. Importance of the Sundarbans (intrinsic as well as instrumental) 2. History of ... Read More »

Faites de la Musique – National Competition

Dear aspiring singers/musicians, celebrate World Music Day with us! Participate in FAITES DE LA MUSIQUE – a National Competition brought to you by Alliance française du Bengale with the network of AF in India. Last date of submission has been EXTENDED to 15 June 2020 ! Fill the online form to participate : For any queries, write to [email protected] . Read More »

PARIS as told by graphic designers

  Central Saint Martins London Alumna, Aditi Jhunjhunwala will be conducting an online workshop where one can explore the world of French graphic designs. Recently awarded the young achiever’s award for YFLO under the education section and chosen as the best entrepreneur in the Silicon India Magazine, May 2020 edition, Aditi will take us on a journey with Paris! Read More »

Kolkata Dialogue – Episode 2

After a successful inaugural episode of Kolkata Dialogue in May, we are back with yet another episode and this time it is about the city’s air quality. We have heard and often participated in discussion related to the air quality of our country and city in specific. No wonder that the city’s air quality has always been poor until however ... Read More »

Je viens de loin, j’écris en français | A Session with Indian-origin French Author, Shumona Sinha

Les rencontres « Je viens de loin, j’écris en français » de l’Alliance française Paris Île-de-France reviennent sur vos écrans, en partenariat avec le réseau des Alliances françaises d’Inde, ainsi que le réseau des Instituts français en France et en Inde. Retrouvez le journaliste Bernard Magnier en compagnie de l’auteure d’origine indienne Shumona Sinha, avec qui il évoquera son parcours, ... Read More »

Online Workshop | Time travel with Alexandre Roberts

Explore the French history with Alexandre Roberts, Facebook LIVE from Paris! Join Alexandre as he will guide you from Paris through the brightest moments and the darkest secrets of France! Get an insight into the literature, the art, the personalities who forged the past. Language : English Read More »

Tous en Cuisine

Our final episode of *Tous en Cuisine* will take the form of a fun culinary challenge between Komal Shah from Alliance française Pune ; Jacques Bartz, Course Counsellor at Alliance Française du Bengale and Jean-Jacques Berteau, a renowned chef from Bordeaux! Catch the tripart series finale on Instagram and Facebook of Alliance française Pune. Then tune in for a conversation ... Read More »

Web talk – DANCE INTERRUPTED: Creativity, Constraints, Covid

On the occasion of International Day 2020 Pickle Factory Dance Foundation in association with Alliance française du Bengale on Friday present the Web talk – DANCE INTERRUPTED: Creativity, Constraints, Covid  Panelists Ranjana Dave: Dancer and dance-writer, Delhi Poorna Swami: Dancer-choreographer and writer, Bangalore Debaroti Chakraborty: Performer and professor of Performance at The Presidency University, Calcutta Moderator: Vikram Iyengar: Project initiator ... Read More »