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World Music Day Celebrations, Jun. 22 2015 @ Alliance Française Auditorium

Fete M
Date: June 22, 2015
Venue: Alliance Française Auditorium
Time: From 2-5 pm
Entrance free

Performances by the Alliance Française student’s band, H_art The Band among other many other acts.

June 17, 2015 at 3:52 pm Leave a comment

Performance: My Name is Mohamed Ali, Jun. 13 2015 @ Alliance Française Auditorium

Ali at AF
Date: June 13, 2015
Venue: Alliance Française Auditorium
Time: 4 pm
Tickets: KES 500

June 11, 2015 at 11:42 am Leave a comment

Screening/Cine-Café: South Sudan – Shattered Hopes? May 19 2015 @ Alliance Française

S Sudan
Date: May 19, 215
Venue: Alliance Française
Time: 7 pm

May 18, 2015 at 11:31 am 2 comments

24th European Film Festival, May 13-31 2015 @ Alliance Française Auditorium

24 EU Film Festival
Dates: May 13-31, 2015
Venue: Alliance Française auditorium
Weekdays: 5.30 & 7.30 pm
Weekend: 3, 5.30 & 7.30 pm
Tickets: 50/-

2015 marks the 24th anniversary of the Festival. The identity of European cinema has been evolving with local, national and global influences shaping the aesthetics.

The Festival presents 22 critically acclaimed European films from 15 European countries and 2 ACP countries showing a multi-cultural 21st century Europe with enriching, educating and entertaining content.

click here for the programme

May 5, 2015 at 12:12 pm Leave a comment

Comedy: Kenyans Please Step Aside, May 8-10 2015 @ Alliance Française Auditorium

Step Aside
Dates: May 8-10, 2015
Venue: Alliance Française Auditorium
Time: Fri. 6.30pm, Sat.3 & 6.30pm, Sun. 3 & 6.30pm
Tickets: KES 599/-

Kenyans Please Step Aside
Kenyans have jubilated that at last action has been taken and that corrupt officials have stepped aside. Heartstrings hilariously will show what happens after the whole country of Kenya has stepped aside.

This is a Heartstrings Entertainment production

May 5, 2015 at 11:06 am Leave a comment

4th Brazilian Film Festival, Dec. 4-7 2014 @ Alliance Française

Dates: December 4-7, 2014
Venue: Alliance Française Auditorium
Entrance Free

Films in Portuguese with English sub-titles

THURSDAY 4TH DECEMBER, 7pm – ‘NEIGHBOURING SOUNDS’ by Kleber Mendonça Filho 2012, 2h11

Life in a middle-class neighbourhood in Recife takes an unexpected turn on the arrival of a private security firm. Its presence brings a good deal of anxiety to a culture which runs on fear.

FRIDAY 5TH DECEMBER, 5.30pm – ‘A DOG’S WILL’ by Guel Arraes, 2000, 1h44

Comedy about the escapades of the cowardly João Grilo and the sly Chicó, poor but resourceful guys who make their slim livelihood by fooling and cheating people.

FRIDAY 5TH DECEMBER, 7.30pm – ‘ME, YOU, THEM’ by Guel Arraes 2000, 1h44

A true story that comically portrays the relationship between an ordinary woman and her three husbands, all of whom live in the same house in a poor and arid village in the Brazilian Northeast.

SATURDAY 6TH DECEMBER, 3pm – ‘LISBELA AND THE PRISONER’ by Jayme Monjardim 2003, 1h46

A tale of love and larceny as a young woman engaged to marry her well-meaning boyfriends suddenly develops second thoughts having met a traveling showman.

SATURDAY 6TH DECEMBER, 5.30pm – ‘CAPTAINS OF THE SANDS’ by Cecilia Amado 2011, 1h36

This beautiful film follows the dreams and adventures of a gang of street kids. They survive together based on brotherhood and discover love when a young orphan girl joins them.

SUNDAY 7TH DECEMBER, 3pm – ‘CINEMA, ASPIRINS AND VULTURES’ by Marcelo Gomes 2005, 1h39

Two outcasts wander the back roads of Brazil looking for different kinds of escape. A salesman who fled Germany to avoid being drafted in WWII and a rural Brazilian who becomes his assistant.

SUNDAY 7TH DECEMBER, 5.30pm – ‘LOWER CITY’ by Sérgio Machado 2005, 1h38

Lifelong friendship between two men is threatended on the arrival of Karina, a dancer and a prostitute.

November 26, 2014 at 5:49 pm Leave a comment

Screening: 3 Recent Productions Inc. Ririkana – on PEV, Nov. 24 2014 @ Alliance Française Auditorium

Date: Monday, November 24 2014
Venue: Alliance Française Auditorium
Time: 6pm
Entrance Free

‘THE POWER OF COLLABORATION’ – An evening of film discussion by Light Box

Light Box is a human-centred, design-based Kenyan film production company. Its tagline is ‘to inspire and uplight a generation through film’.

It presents 3 recent productions: ‘Ririkana’ (Victims of PEV, forgotten by the public and politicians), ‘Let’s play pretend’ (a university girl discovers the depth of deception and betrayal, film written and developed by Moi University students) and ‘Christmas Morning’ (Christmas and Kevin’s 17th birthday. Kevin must decide what kind of a man he will become).

November 17, 2014 at 6:36 pm Leave a comment

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