Paris Update Events 06.06.18

Links to events happening this week in Paris

June 15

Fellini revised 

Immersive theater company Cinémorphe will stage 2 1/8, its reinterpretation of Fellini’s 8½, at the legendary Paris nightclub Les Bains.

Les Bains, Paris

Through June 27

Dutch Sex Wave

The sexual revolution of the 1970s as seen in Dutch films.

Cinémathèque Française, Paris

June 15-22

Franco-American film festival

The Champs-Elysées Film Festival presents American independent films, French and American short subjects, and premieres attended by cast and crew.

Various locations, Paris

June 5-10

Directors’ Fortnight

The features and short subjects entered in the Quinzaine des Réalisateurs category at the Cannes Film Festival are shown in Paris.

Forum des Images, Paris

 June 10-25

Jewish cultural festival

The Festival des Cultures Juives presents films, theater, concerts, exhibitions and conferences.

Various locations, Paris

June 8

Bookstore bash

One hundred independent booksellers celebrate Pari des Libraires with readings, literary tours and more.

Various locations, Paris

June 9-10

Street art festival

For Ourcq Living Colors, 16 well-known street and graffiti artists will give live performances and neighborhood tours will be offered.

Various locations, Paris

June 8-11

Open studios

Artists in the Goutte d’Or open 40 studios to the public for Portes d’Or.

Various locations, Paris

Through June 10

Gallery crawl

For the Parcours Saint-Germain, the work of some 30 artists is shown in iconic Left Bank places like the Café de Flore and the Place de Furstenberg.

Various location, Paris

Through June 10

Festival of short films

Thirty-one Belgian and French-Belgian short films will be shown in the festival Le Court en Dit Long.

Centre Wallonie-Bruxelles, Paris

Through June 16

More short films

Côté Court, another festival of short subjects, has a literary bent this year.

Various locations, Paris and suburbs

Through July 10

Chinese cinema

The Festival du Cinéma Chinois en France brings films and stars to cities in France, including Paris.

Various locations

June 9-10 and 16-17

Grand Palais opens to the public

For La Nef Est à Vous, the Grand Palais will be open to the public for free. Guided tours are available (reserve online).

Grand Palais, Paris

Summer 2018

Summer Party

The Mona Bismarck American Center opens up its townhouse and garden for a series of summer parties called Mona Darlin’ featuring electronic music.

Mona Bismarck American Center, Paris

Through July 5

Classical music festival

The Festival de Saint Denis features both stars and young talents.

Various locations, Saint Denis

Through Oct. 6

Dance in historic sites

Monuments en Mouvement offers free dance performances in national monuments like the Pantheon in Paris, the Abbaye de Cluny and châteaux.

Various locations

June 8

French film with English subtitles

Lost in Frenchlation presents À Bout de Souffle (Breathless), directed by Jean-Luc Godard.

Club de L’Étoile, Paris

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