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Music : The Azamgarh Festival 2016

Village Hariharpur in Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh has a century’s old heritage of traditional Purab ang gayeki of the Banaras Gharana of Thumri, Dadra, Kajri and Jhoola. Indian Trust for Rural Heritage and Development has brought 25 Artists from Hariharpur who will present this virasat of Sangeet to Delhi audiences in a two day exposition of their Art.

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Ciné Club : Dans la cour | 18 October 2016 | 10am

Antoine is too depressed to go on playing in his rock band. After wandering in the streets, he decides to seek an occupation. Unskilled as he is, he is lucky to be hired as the caretaker of an old Paris apartment building. He soon proves good at his job, even if he performs it a little eccentrically, and everybody grows fond of him. Antoine also develops a particular friendship with Mathilde, a recently retired woman who lives in the block and whose mental balance is deteriorating...

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GURGAON : Ciné-Club Extravaganza : Pierrot le fou – 16th Oct, 2016

Initial release: 5 November 1965 | Director: Jean-Luc Godard Running time: 110 minutes | French with English Subtitles Free Entry. Open to all. ENGLISH SYNOPSIS Pierrot escapes his boring society and travels from Paris to the Mediterranean Sea with Marianne, a girl chased by hit-men from Algeria. They lead an unorthodox life, always on the run.  FRENCH SYNOPSIS Ferdinand Griffon, marié à une femme riche, …

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GURGAON : Ciné-Club Extravaganza : Pierrot le fou – 15th Oct, 2016

Initial release: 5 November 1965 | Director: Jean-Luc Godard Running time: 110 minutes | French with English Subtitles Free Entry. Open to all. ENGLISH SYNOPSIS Pierrot escapes his boring society and travels from Paris to the Mediterranean Sea with Marianne, a girl chased by hit-men from Algeria. They lead an unorthodox life, always on the run.  FRENCH SYNOPSIS Ferdinand Griffon, marié à une femme riche, …

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Music Concert : Nyna Valès | 7th October 2016 | 7pm

The Nyna Vales duo was inspired by the peculiar music of Indian instruments and songs and was keen on incorporating this uniqueness into their latest album. As a trio, they will perform concerts in the state of Tamil Nadu. They will eventually include one or more musicians or amateur choirs, composed of students.

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Film & Discussion : In her Words | 6th October 2016 | 6pm

In her words is a unique documentary that deals with women in literature, and consequently with the feminist literature. It is trying to look at women’s rights, concerns and freedoms, as reflected in literature.

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Mithuna – A Contemporary Dance Show | 4th October 2016 | 7pm

Mithuna speaks of a unique and poetic story of the troop and its dancers through the intensity of the communion and creative dialogue between East and West occurring in landscape of time.

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Visual evening | Timbaktu | 27th September 2016 – 6:30pm

Initial release: 2012 Directors: Rintu Thomas and Sushmit Ghosh Running time: 30min Free Entry. Open to all Plot: A land where the soil has started to breathe again. A village that does not exist on the map. A people who celebrate life. A no-where, no-where land… When a small farming community in South India decided to switch from their decades-old …

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Beat Boxing | FAYA BRAZ | 11th September 2016 | 9pm

Faya Braz is one of the main French beat-boxers and one of the most prolific activists of the beatbox culture. He started beat-boxing in 1996, discovering Rahzel in 1997 who made him fall in love with beat-boxing. Faya Braz being as fascinated by his art as the multiple ways to use it, also uses today a Loopstation, which allows the …

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WORKSHOP : Beat Boxing | FAYA BRAZ | 10th September 2016 | 2pm

Alliance Française de Delhi calls it’s current students to participate in workshop on BEAT BOXING with FAYA BRAZ Saturday, 10th September 2016, 2:00pm @ Conference Room, Alliance Française de Delhi Important :- 15 Registrations only (For current AF Delhi students). To reserve your place please write today to [email protected] About: Faya Braz is one of the main French beat-boxers and …

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