Events

11’09″01 September 11 – on Tue 11 Sept 7pm

11’09″01 September 11 Plot: To evoke the magnitude of the shock wave of September 11, to witness the resonance of the event around the world, to better understand the human dimension of this tragedy, to accompany the emotion, to give everyone’s word, a collective film: eleven filmmakers of different origins and cultures, eleven looks at the tragic events in New ... Read More »

STARLIGHT FILM AWARDS – Calling for Short Films entries

An International  short film festival: Calling for Short Films entires …  for online Competition from all over the world! Starlight Film Awards recognize the efforts of all the independent filmmakers around the world. They also want to create a platform where people can share ideas and promote their work, and showcase their talents. They have interactive screenings at a cultural hub ... Read More »

PUPPET SWING – Indo-French musical puppet show – August 29

  Puppet Swing An Indo-French musical puppet show with Sabrina Arusam (puppets), Dhruv Bedi (sitar) and Saptak Sharma (percussions, tabla)   Discover the last creation of Sabrina Anastasio, a French puppeteer and comedian trained with famous masters in France, who fell in love with Indian culture and performing arts. Puppet Swing displays a creative work with talented Hindustani musicians: the sitar player Dhruv ... Read More »

CINÉ CLUB – AT CLOSE RANGE By Jacques AUDIARD – August 21

  AT CLOSE RANGE  (A BOUT PORTANT – 2010) By Jacques AUDIARD Plot: Everything seems to be perfect in Samuel and Nadia’s life: he is soon to become a paramedic, while she is expecting their first child. But their world collapses when she is kidnapped in front of Samuel, who cannot do anything to prevent the worst. When he wakes up, his phone ... Read More »

À BOUT PORTANT (POINT BLANK) – August 21

  Synopsis Produced by Cyril Colbeau-Justin and Jean-Baptiste Dupont, Point Blank also stars Roschdy Zem, Gerard Lanvin and Elena Anaya. Gilles Lellouche plays Samuel, a nurse working at a hospital when his pregnant wife (Anaya) is kidnapped before his very eyes. Knocked unconscious, he comes to and discovers that a dangerous criminal named Sartet (Zem) is responsible, and if he’s ... Read More »

EMERGING PALETTES – Art Exhibition – Shrishti Art Gallery – 18th Aug to 14th Sept

EMERGING PALETTES Group exhibition of emerging artists Emerging Palettes is an annual art exhibition organized in collaboration with Goethe-Zentrum Hyderabad and Shrishti Art Gallery. This exhibition of artworks by a select group of upcoming artists who have recently completed their Masters degree in Arts in the last four years, from across the country, is a platform to exhibit their initial creative endeavors. This ... Read More »

CINÉ CLUB – Happiness Never Comes Alone By James Huth – August 7

  Happiness Never Comes Alone (Un Bonheur N’arrive Jamais Seul)   by James HUTH Synopsis This 2012 Romantic Comedy French film is about Sacha Keller(Gad Elmaleh), who is only interested in one night stands and young women, and has a phobia of children. That is until he meets Charlotte(Sophie Marceau), the divorced mother-of-three, ex-wife of one his employer’s powerful clients. Plot: ... Read More »

CINECLUB – ON THE EDGE OF THE WORLD – JULY 24th

CINECLUB ON THE EDGE OF THE WORLD (2014) [Au bord du monde]   by Claus DREXEL   Paris by night. This is where Jeni, Wenceslas, Christine, Pascal and the others live. Homeless, they haunt sidewalks, bridges and subway corridors, on the edge of a world where society no longer protects them. They face us, they talk to us through a ... Read More »

F5IFF – French : Day 5 – Bienvenue chez les Ch’tis (Welcome to the Sticks )

    Fantastic Five International Film Festival – French Films Day – 5   Bienvenue chez les Ch’tis (Welcome to the Sticks ) by Dany Boon   Synopsis Welcome to the Sticks (Bienvenue chez les Ch’tis )  is a 2008 French comedy film directed and co-written by Dany Boon and starring Kad Merad and Boon himself. Dany Boon wrote, directed and costars in this rousing rural comedy about a man ... Read More »

F5IFF – French : Day 4 – La Graine et le Mulet (The Secret of the Grain)

  Fantastic Five International Film Festival – French Films Day – 4 La Graine et le Mulet (The Secret of the Grain)  by Abdellatif Kechiche    Synopsis The Secret of the Grain ( La graine et le mulet, also released internationally as Couscous) is a 2007 Franco-Tunisian drama film directed by Abdellatif Kechiche. The film stars Habib Boufares as an aging immigrant from the Maghreb whose ambition to establish a successful ... Read More »