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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

Concert: Raskin & Fleischmann from Austria, Nov. 26 2014 @ Alliance Française

Austrian Embassy presents Raskin & Fleischmann at Alliance Française on November 26, 2014

Date: Wednesday, November 26 2014
Venue: Alliance Française Auditorium
Time: 7pm
Free Entry

‘RASKIN & FLEISCHMANN’ – Piano & Violin

The Embassy of Austria presents the Austrian-Belgian duo Raskin & Fleischmann, Ambassadors for the Austrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ programme ‘New Austrian Sound of Music’ 2014-2015. Pianist Philippe Raskin is winner of several international piano competitions and performs regularly as part of chamber groups and as a soloist with orchestras in Europe, Asia, Africa and the United States. Johannes Fleischmann made his solo debut of the Brahms Violin Concerto with the Austrian-Slovakian Philharmonic Orchestra at the Wiener Konzerthause (Vienna Concert Hall). He continues to perform as soloist and chamber musician in Festivals and with celebrated orchestras such as the Vienna Philharmonic and the Vienna Symphonic.

Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 5 in F major, Op. 24, – “Springsonata”
Leoš Leoš Janá?ek – – Sonata for violin and piano
Richard Strauss – Violin Sonata in E flat major, Op.18

November 17, 2014 at 6:58 pm Leave a comment

Screenings: 23rd European Film Festival, May 13-Jun. 1 2014 @ Alliance Française Auditorium

Dates: May 13 – June 1, 2014
Venue: Alliance Française Auditorium
Time: weekdays – 5.30 & 7.30 pm and weekends – 3.00, 5.30 & 7.30pm
Entrance: Kshs 50

Participating countries are : Austria, Blegium, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Netherlands, Slovak Republic, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom and guest country: Switzerland.

20 critically acclaimed films from 14 European countries and 2 films from the ACP-EU support programme for the ACP cultural sector will be on the menu for the 23rd edition of the European Film Festival.

The Festival is a singular rendez-vous for lovers of cinema and presents a unique opportunity to experience Europe’s diverse cultures.

May 8, 2014 at 3:19 pm 1 comment

Opportunity/Call for Artists: Art Against Poverty, by Apr. 8 2014

Art Against Poverty A3
CEFA Kenya and Cultural Video Foundation are looking for artists interested in starting a 2 year journey that involves training, enhancing their visibility skills and marketing their art.

The Categories are;

1. Visual Arts
2. Music
3. Dance
4. Performing Arts
5. Literary Art
6. Art Therapy
7. Art Teaching

Call for Artists
Deadline for filling an application: April 8, 2014

How to Apply
Send 3 samples of your work, CV & motivational letter

Application Drop off Points
1. Physical Drop off Points: Italian Institute of Culture – Westlands, Goethe Institut Nairobi, Alliance Francaise
2. Soft Copy:

Terms & Conditions: To apply you should be 18-35 years old and based in Nairobi

Download the poster here CALL FOR ARTISTS

March 27, 2014 at 2:29 pm 1 comment

Jef Neve Kenyan Tour, Sept. 14 & 17 2013 @ Tamarind – Mombasa & Nairobi Serena Respectively

Jeff Neve World Tour
Out of Town
Date: September 14, 2013
Venue: Tamarind Mombasa
Time: 6.30 pm
Tickets: Kshs 4000

Tamarind Mombasa ǀ Picture courtesy of Tamarind Group

Tamarind Mombasa ǀ Picture courtesy of Tamarind Group

For more info

Date: September 17, 2013
Venue: Nairobi Serena

September 13, 2013 at 11:46 am 5 comments

Out of Town: Jeff Neve in Concert, Sept. 14 2013 @ Tamarind Mombasa

Jef Nevmail
JEF NEVE renowned Belgium jazz artist and composer live in concert at Tamarind Mombasa concert from 6.30 pm followed by dinner Shs 4,000/- (concert and dinner)

September 2, 2013 at 4:26 pm 1 comment

Jazz Piano Concert: Jef NEVE in Town! Sept. 12 2013 @ Michael Joseph Centre

JEF NEVE - Jazz in town!
The Ambassador of Belgium, H.E. Mr Bart OUVRY and his wife would like to invite you to a Jazz piano concert (free entrance) on Thursday 12 September 2013
Venue: Safaricom’s Michael Joseph Center
Doors open at 7 pm welcome drinks with Belgian beer
Concert starts at 7.30 pm sharp

Young Belgian pianist/composer Jef Neve has become a prominent figure in his homeland Belgium and his reputation is rapidly spreading to the rest of the world. This year, Jef Neve tours in Asia and Latin America, among others China, Thailand, Japan and Brazil.

Jef Neve combines exceptional musical talent with fine-tuned interaction. His visible joy in performing is highly contagious. Each concert turns into a special and heartwarming experience.

July 10, 2013 at 11:25 am 1 comment

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