Friday , 18 January 2019
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Events

Ciné-Club: Irréprochable: 22 January 2019 | 10am

Since Constance was fired, her financial position has become untenable. When she learns that the real estate agency in her hometown, where she began her career, is recruiting, Constance drops everything in Paris to return to her old turf. She is convinced she'll get the job, but Audrey, a twenty-year-old, is selected instead. From this moment on, Constance is single-mindedly obsessed about annihilating Audrey and getting her old job back. Read More »

Ciné-Club: La Belle et la Belle: 24 January 2019 | 6:30pm

Margaux is a 25-year-old, living a carefree but unsatisfying life punctuated by frequent one-night stands. She cannot help herself! One night at a party, she meets another Margaux, 20 years her elder. Troubling details and similarities seem to link the two women… Starting with the 6:57 AM train that they are both taking to Lyon Read More »

DesignXDesign: 9th Annual 20under35 Exhibition

The Exhibition component of Design X Design involves showcasing the work of Delhi and other cities of India, to facilitate a reading of the emerging trends across various design based creative communities in the country. Read More »

Ciné-Club: La Surface de réparation: 29 January 2019 | 10am

For ten years, Franck has been the henchman of provincial football club. Living off petty crime during the day and surveillance of players at night, he one day encounters Salomé, the rejected mistress of a striker. They become lovers. But Djibril Azembert, an ancient star of French football, comes to the club to finish his career. Betwen Salomé, Franck, and Djibril a strange comedy of manners ensues. Read More »

Ciné-Club – Bob le Flambeur

In Paris's Montmartre district, everyone knows Bob, a well-dressed compulsive gambler. He is generous, moralistic, drives a two-toned convertible coupe, lives in a swank apartment, and has the respect of the police. However, he is on a losing streak, and even when he hits it big at the track, he loses at the Deauville casino. When he learns that the casino keeps a fortune on Grand Prix weekend, he plots a robbery. Subplots trace a seemingly innocent coquette's social climb and the greed of a croupier's wife who betrays the thieves. Read More »

Ciné-Club – Le Salaire de la peur

In a deprived urban development in a Latin Americna country, four misfits join together to undertake a risky adventure. Luigi is an Italian, and he is accompanied by a German and two Frenchmen: Mario and Mr. Joe, an old hand who captivates his compatriot. In exchange for a big bonus, these adventurers must transport large quantities of nitroglycerine destined to blow up an oil fire. The route is particularly dangerous and the first truck, driven by Luigi, is wiped out in an explosion. Only Mario and Jo are left, but Jo, n Read More »

Cine club – French Cancan

Henri Danglard, proprietor of the fashionable (but bankrupt) cafe 'Le Paravent Chinois' featuring his mistress, belly dancer Lola, goes slumming in Montmartre (circa 1890) where the then-old-fashioned cancan is still danced. There, he conceives the idea of reviving the cancan as the feature of a new, more popular establishment...and meets Nini, a laundress and natural dancer, whom he hopes to star in his new show. But a tangled maze of jealousies intervenes... Read More »

Cine club – Une bouteille à la mer

Henri Danglard, proprietor of the fashionable (but bankrupt) cafe 'Le Paravent Chinois' featuring his mistress, belly dancer Lola, goes slumming in Montmartre (circa 1890) where the then-old-fashioned cancan is still danced. There, he conceives the idea of reviving the cancan as the feature of a new, more popular establishment...and meets Nini, a laundress and natural dancer, whom he hopes to star in his new show. But a tangled maze of jealousies intervenes... Read More »

Cine clu – Place Publique

Castro was once a very famous TV host. As he grows old, his popularity is declining, but his cynicism remains intact. Today his driver Manu takes him to the house warming party of his longtime friend and producer Nathalie. Everyone is invited: from reality stars and actors to the eccentric farmer living next door. Hélène, Nathalie’s sister and Castro’s ex-wife, is running around as usual, trying to convince guests to sign a petition in support of an Afghan refugee. She barely notices the arrival of their daughter Nina, who just published a book in which the main characters borrow heavily from her parents’ flaws... Read More »

Cine club – Gueule d’ange

8-year-old Elli and her mother, Marlène, live in a small town by the French Riviera where they act out to relieve boredom and hide from social services. When Marlène caves in to yet another night of excess, she chooses to leave Elli behind for a man she just met. The young child must confront her mother’s demons in order to get her back. Read More »