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KATHAKALI-KING LEAR

Alliance Française de Trivandrum in association with Government of Kerala, Bharat Bhavan, Institut français India & Théâtre de la Ville de Paris cordially invites you to Kathakali-King Lear (An adaptation of Shakespeare’s King Lear into Kathakali Theatre) By The Annette Leday/Keli Company Directed by Annette Leday and David McRuvie FREE ENTRY! RSVP – 0471 2320666 Read More »

Ciné-club – Two English Girls

Two English Girls/François Truffaut/1971/116 min At the end of the Nineteenth Century, the English teenager Ann Brown travels from Wales to Paris. There she befriends Claude Roc and invites him to visit her hometown, where she lives with her mother and her younger sister Muriel. When Claude arrives at her home, both Ann and Muriel become his close friends – but Ann pushes Claude ... Read More »

ZOOM DADA – A French Visual Theatre

  Two individuals, having no idea whatsoever of how to shape themselves, set off in search of inspiration. At the end of their quest, their portrait will inevitably have a false air of traversed paintings, invented dances. A journey that will prove to be completely self-revealing. Here it was a question of inviting on the stage, two hip-hop dancers to ... Read More »

STRAIGHT TALK

Topic: How Bureaucracy Functions Presenter: Dr. G Padmakumar Moderator: Mr. M K Rajendran Read More »

Ciné-club – Indochina

Indochine/Régis Wargnier/1992/160 Mins Indochine is a 1992 French film set in colonial French Indochina during the 1930s to 1950s. It is the story of Éliane Devries, a French plantation owner, and of her adopted Vietnamese daughter, Camille, with the rising Vietnamese nationalist movement set as a backdrop. The screenplay was written by novelist Érik Orsenna, scriptwriters Louis Gardel, Catherine Cohen, ... Read More »

French Film Festival

French Film Festival at Chavara Cultural Center, Kochi 26 October – Voyages/Emmanuel Finkiel/110 Mins 27 October – Persepolis/Marjane Satrapi/96Mins 28 October- Coco before Chanel/Anne Fontaine/105Mins With English subtitles! FREE ENTRY! Read More »

Straight Talk

Venue: Alliance Francaise de Trivandrum Time & Date: 6 pm on Saturday, 20/10/2018 Topic: A Life in Lodging Houses of Trivandrum Presenter: Mr. M K Rajendran Moderator: Dr. C Jayan This is an open forum. All are welcome Read More »

Queerythm Monthy Meeting

Join us for the monthly meeting of Queerythm LGBTIQ community for a special interaction with Dr. Jonathan G Dollimore. Jonathan G Dollimore is an English social theorist in the fields of Renaissance literature, gender studies, queer theory, art, censorship, history of ideas, death studies, decadence, and cultural theory. RSVP – 9745545559, 9747811406 Read More »

Ciné-club – Quai d’Orsay (The French Minister)

The French Minister (French: Quai d’Orsay) is a 2013 French comedy film directed by Bertrand Tavernier. Based on “Quai d’Orsay”, a comic strip by Christophe Blain and Abel Lanzac, the film takes an initially comedic look at the French Foreign Ministry under Dominique de Villepin but moves into more serious territory as France, in co-operation with Germany, opposes the 2003 ... Read More »