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July 13, 2020

Bastille Day 2020 special - Le Grand Bal - film online - July 13, 14

Celebrate July 14th with IFcinéma à la carte! IFcinema à la carte - This online festival, initiated by the French Institute, continues until July 14, inclusive, and we are pleased to announce the addition of the film "Le Grand bal" from July 13, specifically for the occasion. Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LPOc6MRWri8 French director Laetitia Carton's documentary, which premiered in Cannes as part of the Cinema de la plage section, explores an annual dance event in France. “Dancing is about listening to your body’s whispers,” the director says in one of her semi-poetic voiceovers, Read More...Bastille Day 2020 special - Le Grand Bal - film online - July 13, 14


July 16, 2020

STA#9 Online : Is Modern Science Really Western? by Prof. Kapil Raj – July 16

Science Talk at the Alliance (STA) – Online ! Join us on this link :   https://www.facebook.com/AFHyderabad/   Is Modern Science Really Western? Abstract : Modern science is widely considered to be a purely western European creation, originating in the “Scientific Revolution” of the 16th and 17th centuries, which owes nothing to other cultures or times. In consequence, the history of science traditionally poses two kinds of questions with respect to its relationship with the rest of the world. Firstly, why did modern science develop there? Secondly, how did it spread to the Read More...STA#9 Online : Is Modern Science Really Western? by Prof. Kapil Raj – July 16


AFH News

COVID-19 | AFH closed until further notice

Following the orders of the Government of Telangana and recommendations from the French Embassy in India, the Alliance Française of Hyderabad will be closed until further notice from GoI and GoT. All the cultural activities will be resumed after the situation returns to normalcy. French classes are being conducted online until the proposed date. Members of the library can access ... Read More »

“Rajas, Nawabs and Firangees, Treasures from the French and Indian archives (1750-1850)”, an exhibition on French-Indian history curated by our Director, S. Berthet

Our Director Samuel Berthet, curated an art exhibition at the National Museum in New Delhi in collaboration with the Bibliothèque Nationale de France (BnF) and Alliance française de Delhi, showcasing the French influence in Indian history,  entitled “Rajas, Nawabs and Firangees, Treasures from the French and Indian archives (1750-1850)”. The exhibition is showing unseen historic archives of the lives of ... Read More »

New Consul General of France in Hyderabad

On 19 September, the newly-appointed Consul General of France, Dr. Marjorie Vanbaelinghem, visited Hyderabad and was welcomed at T-Hub, India’s largest incubator for startups. She had the opportunity to meet Mr. Sameer Chhabra, Business Development Manager of T-Hub and Mr. Samuel Berthet, Director of the Alliance française. Read More »

Interview of the cast | Play ‘Art’ by Yasmina Reza

English adaptation of the French play Art, by Yasmina Reza (1994) * Interview by Laure-Anne Dobler *             Director: Purushothama Pani Pondi Actors: Aarthy Rajendran as Sophie/Serge; Purushothama Pani Pondi as Yvan; Srinivas Reddy Ramreddy as Marc Music: Joshua Alphonso Mario – Keyboard Technics: Sudharsan Solaimalai – Lights   *   Could you explain how this ... Read More »