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).

February 3

French movies with English subtitles

Lost in Frenchlation presents Le Lycéen, directed by Christophe Honoré.

L’Entrepôt Cinema, Paris

February 3–5

Behind closed doors

Book now for Paris Face Cachéefor unusual experiences in places that are normally closed to the public, e.g., a candlelit visit to the historic Lycée Henri IV.

Various venues, Paris and suburbs

Through February 7

Soldes

The official winter retail sales period.

Paris & most of France

Through February 9, 2023

Contemporary arts festival

The Festival d’Automne presents leading talents in art, dance, film, theater and more from around the world.

Various venues, Paris & Île de France

Through February 11

World music

The Festival Au Fil des Voix presents concerts by musicians from around the globe.

Various locations, Paris

Through February 13

Subtitled French films

French movies streamed online during the My French Film Festival. Feature films are free in many countries, and short films are free worldwide.

Online

Through February 18

Street art show

The exhibition Urbain de Paname, held in a former skating rink, presents the work of 30 street artists, including Banksy OBEY, Kaws and Invader.

Patinoire de Saint-Ouen

Through February 18

Dance festival

Performances by dancers of all ages, professional and amateur, all over Paris and its suburbs for Faits d’Hiver. Above: Christine Armanger: “Je Vois, Venant de la Mer, une Bête Monte.”

Various venues, Paris & suburbs

February 20

Meet Laura Dern

A day devoted to three of the American actress’s films, including her latest, The Son, in her presence. She will also give a masterclass.

Cinémathèque Française, Paris

January 19-February 26

Timely contemporary art

The Festival Hors Piste returns with artworks and a number of events on the theme “Voir la Guerre et Faire la Paix.” 

Centre Pompidou, Paris

Through March 24

Through the Looking Glass

Explore imaginary worlds envisioned by great directors in a variety of cinematic forms at the Mondes Parallèles festival.

Forum des Images, Paris
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