Cultural Events

Butoh Performance by the Arshinagar Project

A Butoh performance organized by the Arshinagar Project will take place on Saturday 27th February 2016. The Alliance Francaise du Bengale, Subbody Butoh School, “Katha’ Koli” & The Arshinagar Project invites you to watch “Resonating” with Kali & The Sick Dancing Princess – which is a performance by a group of  contemporary Butoh artists from Subbody Butoh School  & Janardan Ghosh. This ... Read More »

Contemporary Dance Adda – Rhythmosaic

Rhythmosaic presents its contemporary dance performance : CHAPTER (Choreography: Arun Charles Ram) The event will take place at the Alliance française du Bengale, Park Mansions on 26 February 2016 at 6:30 pm, to be followed by a discussion and dialogue on the process. Arun Charles Ram is a contemporary dancer of the Kolkata based Rhythmosaic Dance Company directed by Dr. ... Read More »

Ciné Club – Les châteaux de sable

 Eleanor, in her thirties, has just lost her father who bequeathed his house in Brittany in the Cotes d’Armor. Eleanor is a photographer, has had some success but business no longer work as before. It is imperative to sell the house. She goes there with Samuel, her former companion whom she left some time ago, because she does not feel ... Read More »

Journée internationale de la langue maternelle

 On the 16th of February 2016 at the Deputy High Commission of Bangladesh in Kolkata will take place the Journée internationale de la langue maternelle. On this occasion will take place some French songs & poems by Alliance française du Bengale students and teachers. Read More »

Ciné Club – Coup de Chaud

 In a small village of the South of France, life is made difficult by a sweltering heat wave and its corollary, a worrisome lack of water. Everyone is under great pressure, especially the farmers whose fields are not irrigated. That is the reason why the residents are less and less well-disposed toward one of them, Joseph, a mentally retarded young ... Read More »

Theater Adda – The Park Street Sessions IV

Theatre Adda – Park Street Sessions, presents “Trunk Call “, on Friday 12 February 2016 at 7pm. The venue is the Alliance française du Bengale,  Park Mansions, Gate 3, 2nd Floor, 57A Park Street, Kolkata 700 016. “Trunk Call ” is a chapter of new age storytelling in the “Katha Koli” anthology. Based on translation of Jibananda Das’ ‘Banalata Sen’, by ... Read More »

Ciné-Club “L’Affaire SK1” 10th February – 6.00 pm

Paris, 1991. Franck Magne, a young inspector made his first steps in the Judicial Police, 36 quai des Orfèvres. His first investigation concerns the murder of a girl. His work leads him to investigate similar cases. But he soon face with the reality of investigative work: lack of resources, bureaucracy… This film is presented as part of the MyFrenchFilmFestival 2016 Read More »

The 6th takes place NOW until 18th February !

The 6th takes place NOW until 18th February ! is an innovative concept aiming to throw the spotlight on new generation French filmmakers, allowing web users across the globe to share their enthusiasm for French cinema.  The concept :  Ten French feature films and ten French shorts will be included in the competition section. Web users will be ... Read More »

Mahabharata: The Ballet. A divine celebration of Womanhood

Mahabharata: The Ballet. A divine celebration of Womanhood Cultural program conceptualised and created by Pt. Tanmoy Bose with FREED with the support of Alliance française du Bengale & Kolkata International Women Club (KIWC).  Mahabharata : The Ballet, is a contemporary representation where it comes alive in the perfect blend of music, fashion and dance. In the performance, the characters come alive as a blend of ... Read More »

Admission Tour 2016 – Winter Edition

The Embassy of France in India and Campus France are pleased to announce the Jan/Feb 2016 Admission Tour in India. This  large-scale event will  allow thousands of Indian students from all fields to meet with more than 30 top French B-Schools, Engineering Schools and Specialised Institutions in 4 metro-cities across India: New Delhi (31st Jan) 10 AM – 6 PM – ... Read More »