Flavours of the Lunchbox in Nantes


Pankhuri Wadhwa, an alumna of Alliance Française d’Indore is presently in Nantes, France. She is participating in the program “Assistants d’anglais en France 2014-2015 “. She was witness to the screening of the Bollywood film Lunch Box which was recently released in France, in a cinema in Nantes. Here, she shares with us her first thoughts : There […]

Humans Rights on Reel

3rd edition of Flashpoint

Solaris Pictures brings to us the third edition of Flashpoint, a film festival bringing together films and documentaries dealing with burning issues of human rights and their deplorable violations, the appalling atrocities meted out to the oppressed and the indefatigable spirit of the victims with their incredible stories of survival against all odds. Film screenings and panel […]

Let’s Jazz it up with Erik Truffaz!

Erik-Truffaz feature

World-renowned jazz artist Erik Truffaz comes to India once again in November. Along with his band, he will be touring Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore and Goa, extending the exuberant reach of jazz music. India is not new to the tunes of Jazz music. Previously, several festivals and concerts have been organised in India like the ones in […]

Arties is Back

Arties festival at NCPA

Arties is a musical society which was formed by Gauthier Herrmann with an objective of  widening the reach of western classical music across the globe. The group comes to India, again, for the Arties festival at NCPA  in Mumbai this November. Get ready to be enchanted. Gauthier Herrmann was always passionate about music and had studied […]

L’Art de l’illustration jeunesse

Grand loup et petit loup

Invité par l’Institut Français en Inde, Olivier Tallec vient du 16 au 28 novembre partager son expérience d’artiste-illustrateur à travers différents événements et ateliers. L’occasion de découvrir un peu mieux un métier qui gagne en reconnaissance. Olivier Tallec est né en Bretagne il y a 43 ans. Diplômé de l’Ecole supérieure d’arts graphiques à Paris, il […]

The city : Heritage, Art and Handicraft


After the huge success of Heritage Days, 2013, in France, it is Alliance Française de Bombay’s turn to continue with the Heritage Days Programme in Mumbai for the fourth time this year. It met with reputable appreciation in its nascent stage in the past three years and now it is back, this time, bigger and […]

Costa-Gavras and Kamal Haasan to be felicitated


The 15th Mumbai Film Festival is drawing closer. Organized by the Mumbai Academy of Moving Image (MAMI) and supported by the Department of Culture, Government of Maharashtra, the eight days of celebration of cinema will begin on the 17th October, 2013 and will continue till 24th October, 2013. This year, on the cards, are many […]

50 years of Franco-German friendship


To celebrate the 50 years of Elysée Treaty, Consulate General of France, Consulate General of Germany, Max Mueller Bhavan – Goethe Institut and Alliances Françaises de Bombay and Pune, organize various events during the Franco-German week (2nd to 9th July, 2013 in Mumbai and in the month of August at Pune.) How the two countries which […]

Music of the silent film…


On the occasion of ‘Fête de la musique’, music lovers throughout the world get to witness variety of experiments done by professionals as well as amateur musicians. Ciné-concert: “The General” by Buster Keaton with live music by Radiomentale is one such event that has been organized for the first time. The French Ministry of Culture […]

KASHISH – Towards Change


 India’s biggest queer film festival is presenting its 4th edition through KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival 2013 to be held from 22nd to 26th May, 2013. During a short coffee conversation at Alliance Française de Bombay, Afmagazine interviewed the festival director Sridhar Rangayan. Interview. Would you tell us the reason behind choosing an oriental […]


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Rédacteur/Coordinateur national : Siddharth Bhatt

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