Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week

The new Cinéma les 7 Batignolles is an independent movie theater with seven screens and the large café pictured here, complete with a piano and games to play on every table. Jazz concerts on Thursday evenings and a number of other events are planned. Photo © Paris Update

What's Happening in Paris This Week

For full details about an event, click on the title to visit the official Web site (in English when available).

Feb 23-March 3

A barnyard in Paris

The Salon International de l’Agriculture brings the best of the country’s livestock and crops and the products made from them to Paris.

Porte de Versailles, Paris

February 19-27

Feminist art

Artistes à la Une: Togeth’HER raises funds for the UN Women’s equality project. Above: 33 artists have created images of inspirational women in the style of vintage Vogue covers, on show in this free exhibition.

La Monnaie de Paris

February 16-March 10

Skating in the sky

A temporary ice-skating rink on top of the Montparnasse Tower.

Tour Montparnasse, Paris

Through February 26

Comedy festival

The city of lights becomes the city of laughs as all kinds of comedy are exhibited around the city for the Festival d’Humour de Paris.

Various venues, Paris

Through March 30

Fine art photography

Alexandra Gibson’s project The Collective Dream spans seven years and 16 countries.

Silencio, Paris

Through March 31

Paris in pictures

Blogger and photographer Richard Nahem presents 12 years’ worth of photos of the City of Light.

Hôtel Pont-Royal, Paris

Through February 28

Flashback to the ’80s

France Années 80 celebrates the generation of filmmakers who defined the aesthetic of a decade.

Forum des Images, Paris

Through 18 March

A century of Japanese cinema

Big names and independent directors alike are showcased at the final instalment of 100 Ans de Cinéma Japonais.

Cinémathèque Française, Paris

Through February 28

Cross-cultural art exhibition

Three French and three Korean artists come together to exhibit their work on the theme of temporality in P:Rétro.

Centre Culturel Coréen, Paris

February 23

French film with English subtitles

Lost in Frenchlation presents L’incroyable Histoire du Facteur Cheval, directed by Nils Tarvernier.

Club de l’Étoile, Paris