Paris Update Events 07.06.17

Links to events happening this week in Paris

June 9-10

Bubbles galore

La Champenoise festival offers tastings of champagne from 65 producers.

Les Halles du Boulingrin, Reims

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 8-10

Theater in English

“Some Stupid Bitch Killed Ana Peaceful,” by Anton Bonnici, is an erotic comedy featuring dialogues between four sets of women, inspired by the life of radical feminist Valerie Solanas.

Le Pavé d’Orsay, Paris

 June 6-26

Jewish cultural festival

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

Various locations, Paris

June 9-11

Open studios

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

Various locations, Paris.

June 8-18

Contemporary art meets digital design

Futur en Seine festival.

Various locations, Paris and Ile-de-France.

Beginning June 1

Summer House

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


June 12

Benefit jazz concert

Jazz and food by chef Yves Camdeborde at Secours Pop Live, for the benefit of Secours Populaire.

La Petite Halle de la Villette, Paris.

June 10

Royal costume ball

Pretend you are in Sofia Coppola’s film Marie-Antoinette and attend the garden party of Le Bal des Princesses. Period costume mandatory.

Le Pavillon du Lac, Bois de Vincennes.

Through June 31

Suburban Blues

The Banlieues Bleues festival brings international and French jazz acts to the Paris suburbs.

Various locations.

Through June 30.

Classical music festival

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

Various locations, Saint Denis.

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 9

French film with English subtitles

Lost in Frenchlation shows Emmanuel Courcol’s Cessez le Feu (Ceasefire), preceded by a themed cocktail party (€4.50).

Studio 28, Paris.

June 7-17

Festival of short films

Côté Court.

Various locations, Paris and suburbs.

Through July 19

Chinese cinema

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

Various locations.

June 10-11

Green music festival

We Love Green, with concerts by Justice, Camille and many more.

Bois de Vincennes, Paris.

Through Oct. 21

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.



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