Events

Ciné Club : Numéro Une: 2nd August 2018 | 6:30pom

Nathalie, a middle-aged divorced University Professor, changes from being an affectionate woman to being irrepressibly jealous of everyone close to her. Her best friend, her new colleague, her ex-husband... everyone finds themselves at the mercy of her eccentric behavior. Even her beautiful 18-year old daughter Mathilde! Entangled by her sarcastic nature and conflicted emotions, Nathalie navigates through this unexpected mid-life crisis in a funny, touching... and politically incorrect way. Read More »

Ciné Club : Numéro Une: 31st July 2018, 10am

A high executive is asked if she would like to be the first female CEO in a water company, ruled by the government. However, she will not be the only one running for the job. She will face some hard and dirty competition. Read More »

Design X Design : Roundtable | 26 July 2018, 6:30pm

Design in its many manifestations forms an integral part of every culture. Civilizations evolve and attain their full potential because of it. Design based creative communities in India are witness to a fascinating churning, necessitating a search for a vision that may inform their evolution beyond – spanning education, profession and the industry. Thus, involving exposes, roundtables, exhibitions etc. Design X Design is a step in that direction. Read More »

Ciné Club : Les grands esprits: 24th July 2018, 10am

François Foucault, veteran professor of French literature at the prestigious Henri IV institute, ends up accepting a position at a public school in the outskirts of Paris in a troubled area. A bit pedantic and prejudiced, François must adapt to a new social reality in which culture and the desire for knowledge are not the priority of his students. Read More »

Ciné-Club : Une vie violente : 19th July 2018, 6.30pm

Stephane moves to Paris to flee his past. The death of a former comrade brings back memories of his transformation from a middle class youth with conventional aspirations to a radicalized activist with dangerous ties. Stephane returns to Corsica for his friend's funeral, knowing that this trip could cost him his life. Read More »

Ciné Club : Madame Hyde: 17th July 2018, 10am

Mrs. Géquil is a teacher despised by her colleagues and students. On a stormy night, she is struck by lightning and faints. When she wakes up, she feels different. Will she be able to keep the powerful and dangerous Mrs. Hyde contained? Read More »

Ciné Club : La permanence: 12th July 2018, 6.30pm

We are in the service of the free medical Centre at Avicenne Hospital in Bobigny. Assisted by a psychiatrist, the general practitioner often speaks in English, trying, under no illusion, to repair bodies and minds. How are these beaten, starving, traumatized people to be helped using medicine’s inadequate means? Over time, tensions appear between Dr. Geeraert and his administration, as his medical certificates affect the administrative procedure and access to free care. Read More »

Ciné Club : Bébé Tigre: 10th July 2018, 10am

Baby Tiger is Many, 17 years old. He has lived in France for two years and leads the life of an ordinary teenager, dividing his time between classes, his friends and his girlfriend. But the responsibilities that his parents – still in India - have assigned will force him to put himself in danger... Read More »

Ciné-Club : Coup de chaud : 5th July 2018, 6.30pm

In a small village of the South of France, life is made difficult by a sweltering heat wave and its corollary, a worrisome lack of water. Everyone is under great pressure, especially the farmers whose fields are not irrigated. Which is the reason why the residents are less and less well disposed toward one of them, Joseph, a mentally retarded young man whose never-ending antics are becoming, in such fraught context, something of an intolerable inconvenience. The mayor tries desperately to calm things down but nothing helps... Read More »

Ciné-Club : Hors-Piste : 3rd July 2018, 10am

Outside circus rings, eight artists invite us to discover their practice. Every day, they challenge the laws of the physics and reinvent their art. " Off-piste Circus " shows the crossed portraits of these artists who, gathered by a staunch physical commitment, sublimate their discipline to offer outstanding performances. Read More »