AF Trivandrum Alerts



ON LES AURA! AFTrivandrum

ON LES AURA! (LINE OF FIRE): Graphic concert; a special event to commemorate the soldiers of First World War, on 13 March, 6.30pm at Vyloppilly Samskrithi Bhavan.  “On les aura !” (Line Of Fire) is the onstage adaptation of a graphic novel based on the diary of a WWI French soldier. This diary, which was found in trash, contains an incredibly rich human ... Read More »

Francophonie Film Festival

Francophonie Film Festival AFTrivandrum

Discover a francophone movie every Saturday from 1 March to 22 March at 4.30 pm @ Alliance Française de Trivandrum! Follow a French in Romania, an impossible love story in Paris, Canadians in France and French in New-York. Four stories completely different, each showing a unique facet of the francophone culture. 1 March, 2014 Gadjo Dilo “Crazy stranger”/ Tony Gatlif/ 1997/ ... Read More »

Fête de la Photo

Fête de la Photo AFTrivandrum

Fête de la photo: A Photo Festival in the Public Space celebrates throughout India the great diversity and dynamism of modern-day photography and its various forms of evolution. Today photography has become a universal language and  is practised under many forms: as an art, as a hobby and as a social activity, thus making it one of the most popular ... Read More »

Board game session

Board game session AFTrivandrum

Make the most of the opportunity to practice your French, in a casual atmosphere, over games, role plays, video and music, with a French native speaker! Read More »

Something About Hair: Photography Exhibition

Something About Hair: Photography exhibition by Oriane Zerah

‘Something About Hair’: a magnificent photography exhibition by the Kabul-based French photo journalist  Oriane Zerah from 15 to 25 February, 2014 at David Hall, Fort Kochi. On the display will be some of the amazing photographs by  the freelance photographer Oriane Zerah, represented by Wostok Press agency. A fascination with flowing tresses occupies the photographic canvas in this exhibition. Inspired by the long ... Read More »

Economy of books : Presentation by Jean-Guy Boin

Economy of books : Presentation by Jean-Guy Boin

Economy of books : a presentation by Jean-Guy Boin, Director général,  Bureau International de l’Edition Française on 19 February, 6.00pm at Alliance Française de Trivandrum . Jean-Guy Boin, an expert on the world of publishing, will be giving an overview of the publishing industry in France and the world, authors, booksellers, libraries , the reading public etc. He will also ... Read More »

Meet the authors: Karthika Naïr and Joëlle Jolivet

The Honey Hunter

Children’s book ,The Honey Hunter will be launched on 17 February, 2014 at 6.00pm @ Alliance Française de Trivandrum. The presentation of the book will be followed by an interactive session with the authors Karthika Naïr and Joëlle Jolivet. The Honey Hunter (Text by KARTHIKA NAÏR; Illustrations by JOËLLE JOLIVET) A unique collaboration between one of India’s finest poets and one of ... Read More »


From PAIN to PAINT: An exhibition of paintings

‘From PAIN to PAINT’: A one day exhibition of paintings by BINDU-ART-SCHOOL on 15 February, 2014 at Art Gallery, Alliance Française de Trivandrum. The exhibition will be inaugurated in the presence of Her Highness, Princess of Travancore, Gouri Parvathi Bayi  and Mrs. Padma Venkataraman, Social Activist – (Daughter of the former Indian State President) at 5.00pm, 15 February @ Art gallery, Alliance ... Read More »

My French Film Festival

My French Film Festival,AFTrivandrum

My French Film Festival, screens three latest French films on 1, 8 and 15 February, at 4.30pm @ Alliance Française de Trivandrum. Each session will have an introduction on the film and after the screening there will be a discussion on French cinema, its history, its biggest stars and much more. It is also an opportunity to practice French through ... Read More »

Shadow Puppetry: Pop Kathakali fusion

shadow puppetry AFTrivandrum

Shadow – Puppetry : Pop- Kathakali fusion by Cécile Bellat on 5 February, 6.30pm at Alliance Française de Trivandrum . Cécile Bellat has been  in‘ residence’ at Alliance française for one week and will be presenting the first step in creating her public show «People Exist ! “, a work in progress, at Alliance Française de Trivandrum , in an ... Read More »