Cultural Events

Sampark Literature Adda | Book Launch

Date: Friday 27th July 2018 Time : 6:30 PM Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Free and open to all BOOK LAUNCH Sampark launches translations of two fine French books; in Bengali and in English. Daniel Pennac’s novel about the body Journal d’un corps has been translated into lucid Bengali by Deb Choudhury; in Bengali it is ... Read More »

The fragrance of SuryaAtman (InnerSun) | Le parfum du Soleil intérieur

A Butoh Dance and Baul Music show Time : 7:00 pm Duration: 30-40 minutes performance followed by a discussion with the artists Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Free an open to all. Entry will be closed at 7:00 pm sharp. Entry on basis of first come, first serve “La traversée des apparences  La danse des failles ... Read More »

Ciné Club | Tomboy

Date: Wednesday 25th July 2018 Time : 6:00 PM Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Synopsis Laure, 10 ans, est un garçon manqué. Arrivée dans un nouveau quartier, elle fait croire à Lisa et sa bande qu’elle est un garçon. Action ou vérité ? Action. L’été devient un grand terrain de jeu et Laure devient Michaël, un garçon ... Read More »

Film Festival | Cinematheque

Cinematheque, Kolkata in collaboration with the Alliance française du Bengale presents FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL 2018. Four French films with English subtitles will be screened during the festival Date: 23rd July to 24th July 2018 Time: 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm on both days Venue: Nandan, 1/1, A.J.C. Bose Road, Kolkata, West Bengal 700020 Entry Free! Seating on basis of first come ... Read More »

Harsleden High Street | A Play by Whole 9 Yards | CANCELLED

 NOTE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES “HARLESDEN HIGH STREET” A café musical written by Abhishek Majumdar Directed by Abhrajit Sen Music – Adil Rashid, Dibyokamal Mitra & Meghatithi Banerjee Dance – Rayan Cast – Ananya Sen, Debopriyo Mukherjee & Suhotra Mukhopadhyay. Artwork- Palash Chaturvedi Harlesden High Street explores the lives, aspirations and frustrations of the working class ... Read More »

Ciné Club | Conte d’été

Date: Thursday 19th July 2018 Time : 6:00 PM Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Free and open to all This screening will be followed by a discussion with film director Tinni Bhattacharya. Synopsis Pour Gaspard, ces vacances d’été seront celles des jeux de l’amour et des hésitations sentimentales. Entre Léna, Margot et Solène, son coeur balance. ... Read More »

French Film Festival 2018 | The Federation of Film Societies of India

The Federation of Film Societies of India (Eastern Region) in collaboration with the Alliance française du Bengale presents FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL 2018. Date: 16th July – 18th July 2018 Time : 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm on all days Venue : Nandan III, 1/1, A.J.C. Bose Road, Kolkata, West Bengal 700020 Entry Free! Seating on basis of first come first serve NOTE: All members ... Read More »

AF FIFA Trophy

Date: Saturday 14th July 2018 Time : 12:00 PM Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Think you have what it takes to win the AF Trophy? Well what are you waiting for? Register now and battle it out! Rules: Based on a draw system, you will be allotted a team from the best footballing countries. We require ... Read More »

Ciné Club: L’Effet Aquatique

Date: Wednesday 11th July 2018 Time: 6:00 PM Venue : Alliance française du Bengale, 57A Park Mansion, Park Street Synopsis Samir, la quarantaine dégingandée, grutier Montreuillois, tombe raide dingue d’Agathe. Comme elle est maître-nageuse à la piscine Maurice Thorez, il décide, pour s’en approcher, de prendre des leçons de natation avec elle, alors qu’il sait parfaitement nager. Mais son mensonge à deux balles ... Read More »

Musically Yours | Music Down the Corridor

Songs from All-Time Favorite Musicals Program Track List  1) Any Dream Will Do (Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat) 2) Lovely (My Fair Lady) 3) I Could Have Danced All Night (My Fair Lady) 4) I’d do anything (Oliver Twist) 5) Oom Pah Pah (Oliver Twist) 6) Ascot Gravity (My Fair Lady) 7) Do-Re-Mi (The Sound of Music) 8) At ... Read More »