War & Colonies 1914-1918

The year 2014 marks the hundredth anniversary of the outbreak of the First World War, a tragic conflict that has shaped world history ever since. The impact of the First World War on the colonies was profound and many-sided. A conflict that began in the Balkans turned into a general European war in July and August 1914, and then took ... Read More »

ART Exhibition by Soazic Guezennec

Nature City Soazic Guezennec is a French artist settled in Mumbai. Her multimedia work mix painting, video, installations, sculpture and paper. As a romantic artist, she explores the planet to observe the beauty of the nature, to see how fragile but also how resistant it can be. For this exhibition, the artist has created an imaginary real estate agency. The ... Read More »

Cinema : OSS 117, Le Caire NID D’Espions (Cairo, Nest of Spies)

 a French comedy film directed by Michel Hazanavicius (with English Subtitles) Year: 2006 Duration: 99 minutes Synopsis The main plot starts with the disappearances of an OSS agent, Jack Jefferson, and a Soviet cargo ship in Cairo. Agent OSS 117 is sent to investigate the events, since he and agent Jefferson share a history, shown in a short opening sequence and in flashbacks throughout the film. OSS ... Read More »

Cinema : A Nos Amours (To Our Loves)

To Our Loves: The Ties That Wound a film by Maurice Pialat French Film with English Subtitles Year: 1983 Duration: 102 minutes This is an award winning French film starring well-known French actress Sandrine Bonaire. This film has won César Award for the Best Film, 1984 César Award for the most promising Actress, 1984 Louis Delluc Award, 1983 Synopsis At ... Read More »

A.G.M – Alliance Française General Assembly

A.G.M  – Alliance Française General Assembly Only for Alliance Francaise Members (Photo: Mr Prakash Naidu, Mrs Ismat Mehdi, Mr Atul Agarwal -EC Members-, Mr Jean-Claude Jacq -Secretary General Fondation AF-, Mrs Daphne de Rebello -AFH President-, Mr Jean-Manuel Duhaut -AFH Director-, Mme Anne-Garance Primel -Delegate Asia Fondation AF-, Mr Ravi Eshwar Chand -AFH Treasurer-). EC Members who are not on ... Read More »

Documentry Film Screening : Surabhi Family, in life in drama

Premier Screening of the Film Written, Directed and Narrated by Neeta Jain Duhaut Chief Guests: Dr. K.V. Ramana Chary, Adviser (Culture, Tourism, Youth) Govt. of Telengana Mr. Eric Lavrtu, Consul General for France for Karnataka, Andra Pradesh and Telangana In the presence of the Film Director, Neeta Jain-Duhaut The film portrays the extraordinary world of Sri Venkateshwara Natya Mandali Surabhi, a ... Read More »

Exhibition : Surface et Profondeurs

Alliance Française of Hyderabad is pleased to host the exposition “Surface et Profondeurs”, an Indo-French project by Anupama Raju and Pascal Bernad. It is interesting to note that these two artists who come from different countries wanted to walk on the surface of things and dig into the depths to create the mystrey that spreads in the works of French ... Read More »

Indo-French Panel Discussion

This event aims at extending the Indo-French cultural dialogue to the business domain, in the form of a panel discussion with Indian and French representatives from different sectors and organizations. Speakers Mr. Srinivas G. Krishna – Vice President Operations, Pernod Ricard, India Mr Jean-Claude Fugier, MD, Bombay Duck restaurant Mr Emmanuel Kuhn, MD, Keolis (Metro Maintenance French Company) Ms Gayatri ... Read More »


Lalit Verma’s photo exhibition gives an exclusive glimpse of the never-before-seen areas of New Delhi’s Diplomatic Enclave, Chanakyapuri. This exhibition will take you beyond the gates of over 40 of the embassies. You know what is there conceptually, but that, in no way, quenches your curiosity to have a peep inside the Embassies, and see Residencies and Chanceries with your ... Read More »

French Film Screening – La fille Coupee en deux

“La Fille Coupée en deux” (A Girl Cut in Two) A French drama – with English subtitles by French Director Claude Chabrol (Free entry first come first basis) (Duration: 115 min) Year : 2007 PLOT SUMMARY A French TV weather girl is torn between an older man – a famous married author whom she loves but who won’t leave his ... Read More »