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CULTURAL PROGRAMME

June | Juni | Juin 2012 Dar es Salaam,Tanzania

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EDITORIAL Bonjour à toutes et à tous,

EDITORIAL

This month, Alliance francaise is very pleased to bring you a famous international event that was first launched in Paris, France, in 1982 and now celebrated World Music Day. But what is “Fete de la Musique”? It is a free and popular live music day of celebration where both amateur and professional musicians can gather in public places, and are free to perform any musical genre. On Thursday the 21st of June, you will have the opportunity to enjoy many famous bands and artists that we have invited to keep you entertained here at Alliance française including FM Academia, Segere group, Wakwetu Jazz Vibes, and Brass band. Besides this event, we have selected, as usual, two not-to-be-missed films in our cinema section. Join also our famous and fun music quiz night competition where you can compete in the teams of your choices. 1


To top it all off, we will bringing you an exceptional Japanese ceramic exhibition, courtesy of the Japanese Embassy. So there you go… A June filled with fun and culture for you, your friends and your family ! Au plaisir de vous croiser très prochainement à l’Alliance !

Abel Shuma Cultural Coordinator


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By Maretha L. Pienaar

AF Exhibition Hall Opening at 6.30pm Open till 2nd June

Starting 1st June 2012 A Timeless Collection of Work that Captures a Photographer’s Spiritual journey, as she discovers the beauty that Tanzania and Zanzibar embodies. 34 Year old South African born Photographer, Maretha Lombaard Pienaar travelled to Holland after graduating School in her home town of Bloemfontein. On her search for new direction and adventure, Maretha signed up for to an ‘Introduction to Photography’ Course at the Institute of Arts in Arnhem and soon after moving back to South Africa, enrolled at the Technikon Free State for a three year Diploma Course in Photography. “After seven years on my return to Africa, I were met with flickering candles from the sidewalks and curious faces in the buzz ling crowds, flashing past the car window as a smokey night welcomes me into Dar es Salaam. And I knew that this place was going to be special.”

PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION

SHADES OF GRACE

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Souvent primé : SWISS Business, avec des lits entièrement horizontaux


Create your own Team Listen to the Music Guess the Song

MUSIC QUIZ

MONTHLY MUSIC QUIZ 7.30 - 10pm Alliance Upstairs ENTRANCE FREE

Sing Listen Know Alliance Française

Friday 8th June 2012 “The best team wins a bottle of champagne”

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Tuesday 19th June 2012 SWEDEN vs FRANCE QUARTER FINALS, SEMI FINALS AND FINAL 21st June - 1st July 2012 On The BIG Screen 5


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Time

Artist

4pm - 6pm

Brass Band / Town

6pm – 6.30 pm

Brass Band / AF

6.30pm - 7pm

Makini

7pm - 8pm

Wakwetu Jazz Vibes

8pm - 9pm

SEGERE

9.15pm – 10.45pm

FM Academia

10.45pm – 00:30

DJ Mix

FREE ENTRANCE

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FETE DE LA MUSIQUE

STREET By Makini

Alliance Française From 6.30 pm Downstairs

Thursday 21st June 2012 The kids from Makini are back at the Alliance Française with a new performance created by Berengere Brooks and Nyakwesi Mujaya. This year they have been working every week with professional trainers in dance, drama and music. With a few props, some good ideas and a lot of energy they will take the audience on a journey from dawn to night in a street in Dar es Salaam… Makini is a Tanzanian NGO which supports children and teenagers living in the streets of Dar es Salaam. Makini provides short-term responses to their basic needs and offers them the possibility to take part in some art activities (drama, music, dance, storytelling…) led by professional artists.

Free concert for everyone Don’t miss! 7


By Wakwetu Jazz Vibes

Alliance Française From 7 pm Downstairs

Thursday 21st June 2012 Wakwetu Jazz Vibes is a music band founded in 2010 by a group of young dedicated artist. They mainly perform live jazz and soul music with passion and combination of fusion of other traditional music from Tanzania. Wakwetu group are a band of friends who decided to take their musical talents to greater heights by performing for crowds who enjoyed their kind of music.

FETE DE LA MUSIQUE

LIVE JAZZ AND SOUL

The last time they performed at the Alliance Française was in April 2012 and the crowd went in a musical frenzy, something that shouldn't be missed at the Fete de la Musique

Free concert for everyone Don’t miss! 8


FETE DE LA MUSIQUE

SEGERE

Alliance Française From 8 pm Upstairs

Thursday 21st June 2012 This group started in 1985 as Young Stars Modern Taarab and split in 2003 after which Segere Original was formed. Playing a mix of Zaramo traditional music, taarab and modern music the group has become extremely popular all over Tanzania and the islands and has also been an inspiration to other groups incorporating local elements in their music. Segere was founded by 12 young people as a self-employment, entertainment and cultural tool. Segere Original performs regularly at wedding ceremonies as well as different clubs and venues. Expect nothing short of an orgy or a riot on the dance floor!

Cash Bar Open [snacks, drinks etc ...] 9

Free concert for everyone Don’t miss!


Alliance Française From 9.15 pm Upstairs

Thursday 21st June 2012 FM Academia is one of Tanzania’s best loved bands, more commonly known as Wazee wa Ngwasuma (or elders of their unique Ngwasuma style). They are specialists in Tanzanian rumba or muziki wa dansi that moves crowds like no other sound across the country. Established in 1997 under the name of FM International, today FM Academia is made up of 34 full-time singers, dancers and musicians from Tanzania and neighboring DRC. Working industriously on and off stage, they are highly in demand, attracting huge crowds to their regular shows around Dar es Salaam and beyond.

Cash Bar Open [snacks, drinks etc ...]

FETE DE LA MUSIQUE

FM ACADEMIA

Free concert for everyone Don’t miss! 10


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Exhibition Hall is available for Workshops, Seminars, Conferences and Meetings For detailed information Contact the Cultural Coordinator

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CINEMA

TOUT CE QUI BRILLE

Alliance Upstairs 6.30pm - 8.30pm ENTRANCE FREE

Tuesday 26th June 2012 Ely and Lila are like two sisters. They have known each other since childhood, share everything and dream together of another life. They live in the same suburb, just ten minutes from Paris. Today, Ely and Lila no longer want to be ten minutes from their lives. From little mix-ups to big lies, they will do everything to try and enter a world that is not theirs where everything seems possible. But all that glitters..

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All films unless specified Cash Bar Open are screened in original [snacks, drinks language(s) with English etc ...] subtitles


Alliance Upstairs 6.30pm - 8.30pm ENTRANCE FREE

Friday 29th June 2012

CINEMA

PIĂˆCE MONTÉE

Vincent and Berenger, both from bourgeois families, are getting married in the church in the presence of their loved ones. The day which started out more or less, slowly falls apart as the hours tick by. The marriage is seen differently by certain members of the family of the young couple, not to mention by the couple itself: family secrets, gossip, misunderstandings .......

All films unless specified Cash Bar Open are screened in original [snacks, drinks language(s) with English etc ...] subtitles

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MEDIA COVERAGE

SPONSORS


Media for Development Intl.

Alliance Française By Invite Only

Film Production Workshop Media For Development International will be conducting a five week training and mentorship workshop at Alliance Française to further develop and nurture the skill-sets of a select group of Tanzanian filmmakers while producing three feature films for its “Swahili wood Project”. These workshops will be focused on the essentials of pre-production and production working with scripts developed during their concept and script development workshops. The workshop will include a Camera/ Directing master class by renowned American cinematographer, Barry Braverman, arranged in collaboration with Get Real Training. These workshops are not open to the public.

MOVIE MAKERS WORKSHOP

SWAHILI WOOD PROJECT

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NOUVEAUTES

AVAILABLE AT THE RESOURCE CENTRE

M E D I AT H E Q U E

Moll Flanders Daniel Dafoe

The story of a woman, Moll Flanders, “who was born in Newgate [prison], and during a continuously varied life of three score years, besides her childhood, was twelve years old prostitute, married five times (including one to his own brother), twelve years a thief, eight years treacherous deported to Virginia, finally became rich, lived honest and died repentant. “ This novel was published in 1722 as The Fortunes and Misfortunes of the Famous Moll Flanders.

La Lune seule la sait Johan Heliot

Spring 1889. A hybrid vessel of flesh and metal breaks into the Paris sky, stunning the crowd came to celebrate the closing of the Expo. Humanity comes into contact with extraterrestrials Ishkiss and discovers a technology that surpasses her wildest dreams. What are the real intentions of the allies of the master of the Empire? The answer provides the key to eternity. One man on Earth may be able to catch a glimpse: One whose dreams have now outdated pages in length fascinated his fellow

L'occidentalisation du monde Serge Latouche Following a complex history centuries, the West has turned into a "social machine" is not controllable, with the certainty of being universal because it is reproducible. It plays the fascination which it exerts on elites and peoples to be exported to South and East. The universalization of the model runs yet with resistance and obstacles of all kinds.

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Resource Centre: Monday - Friday 9am - 6pm Lunch Break - 1pm-2pm Saturday 8.30am - 4.30pm Wednesday CLOSED


Traditions and Techniques (2005)”

Alliance Exhibition Hall Opening at 6.30pm Open until 5th August

Monday 16th July 2012 This exhibition introduces examples of traditional Japanese arts and crafts which have developed within the context of daily life, such as ceramics, dyeing, metalwork, lacquer ware, wood and bamboo work and papermaking, along with works by craft artists who continue to use traditional techniques to produce highly creative pieces at various locations around Japan. Representative objects designated as “Traditional Craft Objects” under the Japanese government’s Traditional Manufactured Goods Law, form the core of the exhibition, supplemented by works of craft artists.

HANDICRAFT EXHIBITION

“HANDCRAFTED FORM

Co-organized by the Embassy of Japan and the Japan Foundation

Japanese Embassy

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