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 […]

Arun Kolatkar in French


Arun Kolatkar, the bilingual English-Marathi poet (1932-2004) becomes only the second modern Indian poet to be translated and published by the prestigious French publishing house, in the collection Poésie/Gallimard after Indian Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore. The bookstore, Kitab Khana in Mumbai – in association with Alliance Française de Bombay and The PEN All-India Centre celebrate in october 2013 the publication, in […]

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 […]

Nashik’s wine and cheese

York Wine Nashik

L’apprentissage de la langue Française est inachevé sans la connaissance de la gastronomie française. En plus du vin et du pain, le fromage constitue une partie capitale  de la culture gastronomique traditionnelle française. Ainsi, l’Alliance Française de Bombay dans son centre de Nashik a organisé le 19 juillet dernier un atelier sur le vin et […]

Le Delf Prim en Inde


Le Delf Prim est le premier diplôme de la série des DELF DALF,  diplômes élémentaires (et avancés) de langue française délivrés par le ministère français de l’Education Nationale (par le CIEP).  Organisée par l’Alliance Française de Bombay et l’Ecole Française Internationale de Bombay, cet examen a été organisé pour la première fois en Inde le 6 juin […]

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 […]

India, the guest country at Cannes

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India is the guest country at the 66th Cannes Film Festival, which will take place from 15th to 26th May, 2013. The guest country selection coincides with the  centennial of Indian cinema and Cannes will welcome a large number of Indian films and delegates to celebrate the anniversary. Amitabh Bachchan will be on the French […]

Indofrench exchange

Paul Roubiol on the left

Rotary Youth Exchange Programme is one of the popular international cultural exchange programmes. Paul Roubiol and Priyanka Kulkarni are the two exchange students of Indo-French exchange. Interviews. Paul Roubiol, Thane Paul is a Rotary long term exchange student who comes from Cruet, a village in Rhône Alpes of France. The idea of exploring a civilization all […]

Kala Ghoda Festival Art


Do you know which the biggest festival of Mumbai is? Well, it is Kala Ghoda Art Festival. Kala Ghoda association organizes it every year from the first Saturday of February till the next Sunday in Kala ghoda area of south Mumbai. This year, it will bring Mumbai into life from 2nd to 10th February. Being […]


Directeur de publication : Délégation Générale de la Fondation Alliance Française en Inde et au Népal

Rédacteur en chef : Laurent Elisio Bordier

Rédacteur/Coordinateur national : Siddharth Bhatt

Rédacteurs, contributeurs : Guillaume, Abhirami, Alexandre, Chintan, Cléa, David, Eleonore, Elie, Kanika, Karine, Nita, Thomas, Malvika, Marie-Joëlle, Meera, Mayuri, Mitushi, Alice, Prutha, Romain, Ritika, Manas, Supriya ...