Confine – International Digital Media Art Festival

Deconfine is an online media art festival conceived and curated by Media Art South Asia, under the aegis of November Numerique by Institut Francais. It is presented by the network of Alliance Francais-es in South Asia (India, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh) and Insti-tut Francais en Inde. Deconfine features artists, curators and researchers from France and South Asia. It seeks ... Read More »

November is Documentary Film Month

Institut Francais is putting documentary films in in the spotlight this month! Discover four films available free of charge and without registration online. “Delphine et Carole, insoumuses” and “Maman Colonelle” from 1st to 30th November. Then “Paris 1900” and “Dans ma tête un rond-point”from 16 to 30 November. INSTITUT FRANÇAIS   Read More »

3D Animation French film screening – Gus – Oct 30 at 5pm

Envolons-nous ensemble en suivant Gus, des premiers coups de crayons au long métrage d’animation 3D ! Jean-Baptiste Spieser, directeur technique du studio TeamTO, nous expliquera les différentes étapes de fabrication du film et comment artistes, techniciens, auteurs et équipes de productions ont travaillé ensemble pour fabriquer ces images.   vendredi 30 octobre à 17h IST : Projection du film ‘Gus ... Read More »

ONLINE WEBTOON – French digital comic series 2020 – Le Samourawaii

Every Tuesday, read Le Samourawaii, a French digital comic series, on ONLINE WEBTOON. Comic strip summary: Long ago, on a faraway and forgotten continent… The Samourawaii, a legendary weapon of mass destruction, has threatened the world order since its reappearance! Yet no one seems to care… Except Mamala, Norie and Saburo, three friends from rival communities, who will have to ... Read More »

Petit Pays (Small Country) – Movie screening, 16th October

Petit Pays (Small Country) – Exclusive Screening and Discussion Movie screening, 16th October, more details coming soon! To celebrate the publication of Gaël Faye’s acclaimed novel Petit Pays (Small Country) in Hindi, The French Institute is please to organize an exclusive screening of the film Petit Pays (Small Country) by Eric Barbier. The movie will be screened on Livestorm by ... Read More »

La Fête du cinéma d’animation 2020 – 14 October to 31 October

The Animation Film Festival is getting ready. The events will be visible from September in the dedicated tab. For more information : Click here   Online streaming on this link: La Fête de l’animation   This year  from October 14th to 31st, 2020   celebrate animated cinema in France and around the world!   Programmes de courts métrages ... Read More »

India & France in Space – ISRO & CNES: A Common History – Sept 15

India & France in Space  –  ISRO & CNES: A Common History   Centre National d’Études Spatiales (CNES) is hosting an online historical exhibition on Indo – French partnership in space highlighting major joint breakthroughs. It is being showcased at International Space Conference and Exhibition organized by Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) in partnership with France from 15 September to ... Read More »

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

Science Talk at the Alliance (STA) – Online ! Event will be on the online platform Livestorm.   Prior registration required.  Please register at:   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 ... Read More »

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: French director Laetitia Carton’s documentary, which premiered in Cannes as part ... Read More »

Webinar – Mapping the audience for alternate cinema in India – June 30

Mapping the audience for alternate cinema in India. Exploring the opportunities in the current landscape … a webinar co-hosted with AF Pune on June 30th at 6pm.   In the last decade or so, Indian audiences armed with reliable internet connections and increased social mobility, have enjoyed a flurry of non-mainstream films – at film festivals, on OTT platforms, through ... Read More »