Monday , 23 September 2019
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Fête de la Musique (World Music Day) – 21 June 2019

In the month of June, the entire world celebrates music in its different forms and manifestations through the "Fete de la Musique", a day dedicated to the promotion of music, created by the French Ministry of Culture which first took place in 1982 in Paris. Since its first edition, this event has known a growing success, and has become an inter­national highlight of amateur and professional practice of musical diversity. This is also a very special occasion for many people in many different countries to attend free live perfor­mances, in all kinds of places, even the most unusual ones. Read More »

Ciné-Club: Eden

In the 1990s, Paul gets his first taste of the world of Parisian nightlife. Mad about music, he creates a DJ duo, “Cheers,” with his best friend. They rapidly find a fanbase and experience giddy, euphoric, dangerous, and ephemeral success as they rise in the House music world. Read More »

Ciné-Club: BARBARA

An actress will play Barbara, the French singer. The shoot will soon start. The actress works on her character, her voice, the songs, scores, the gestures, knitting, scenes she has to learn, things are going okay, there’s progress, development, she is even overwhelmed. The film director also works, through his encounters, through archives, music, he let’s himself be submerged, overwhelmed like the actress, by the actress. Read More »

Ciné-Club: LES DEMOISELLES DE ROCHEFORT

Delphine and Solange are two sisters living in Rochefort. Delphine is a dancing teacher and Solange composes and teaches the piano. Maxence is a poet and a painter. He is doing his military service. Simon owns a music shop, he left Paris once month ago to come back where he fell in love 10 years ago. They are looking for love, looking for each other, without being aware that their ideal partner is very close... Read More »

Ciné-Club: Attila Marcel

Thirty-year-old Paul lives in a Parisian apartment with his aunts, two elderly aristocrats who have looked after him since he was two years old and who dream of seeing him become a virtuoso pianist. His life is reduced to a daily routine of playing the grand piano in the lounge and attending his aunts’ dance class, where he is an accompanist. Read More »

Ciné-Club: Les Parapluies de Cherbourg

Cherbourg, November 1957. Madame Emery and her daughter, Geneviève, run a store called The Umbrellas of Cherbourg. Geneviève is in love with Guy, a mechanic working in a garage. When her mother learns of the relationship, she disapproves. Read More »

Exposé 38 – Design X Design

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 »

Cine Club: Les grands esprits

Teacher in the most prestigious highschool in the country, François enjoys the life he’s always known, in the intellectual and bourgeois society of Paris. Trapped in a situation where he’s forced to accept a job in a school of a tough underprivileged suburb, he finds himself confronted to his own limits and to the upheaval of his values and certainties. Read More »

Cine Club: l’Homme qu’on aimait trop

1976. After the failure of her marriage, Agnès Le Roux returns from Africa to join her mother, Renée, the proprietor of the Palais de la Méditerranée casino in Nice. Agnès falls in love with her mother’s advisor, Maurice Agnelet, a lawyer ten years older than herself. Maurice is married and has other mistresses. Read More »

Cine Club: La prochaine fois je viserai le coeur

For several months, between 1978 and 1979, the inhabitants of the Oise in France live in a state of terror and anxiety: a maniac is on the prowl, and young women are his prey. After trying to run over several women with his car, he final manages to injure and kill female hitch-hikers he picks up at random. The man is everywhere and nowhere, eluding the traps set up by investigators and avoiding roadblocks. He’s so good at escaping because he is in fact a timid, young cop who lives an ordinary life and doesn’t stand out amongst his squad. Read More »