Paris Update Events 15.01.2024

Links to events happening this week in Paris

January 19

French movies with English subtitles

Lost in Frenchlation presents La Fille de Son Père (No Love Lost), directed by Erwan Le Duc.

L’Entrepôt, Paris\

Through January 21

Dalí illuminated

Paintings by Salvador Dalí are transformed for the immersive light installation L’Art dans la Nature in the Parc de la Villette.

Parc de la Villette, Paris

Through January 21

Illuminated jungle

Jungle en Voie d’Illumination: this year’s festive illuminations in the Jardin de Plantes light up the world of the jungle. Pictured above: a chameleon.

Jardin de Plantes, Paris

January 18-21

Literary evenings

Readings, retrospectives on writers and other events in French libraries, bookshops, museums, etc. for the Les Nuits de la Lecture. This year’s theme is “the body.”

All over France

January 17-23

Cheap films

During the Festival Cinéma Télérama, you can see a selection of last year’s best films for only €4 each with the pass available in Télérama magazine or on the Télérama website.

Various cinemas, all over France

January 10-February 6


The official winter retail sales period.

Paris & most of France

January 15-February 9

Dance festival

Performances by dancers of all ages, professional and amateur, all over Paris and its suburbs for Faits d’Hiver. 

Various venues, Paris & suburbs

January 18-February 18

Timely contemporary art

The Festival Hors Piste returns with artworks and events on the theme “The Rules of Sport.”

Centre Pompidou, Paris

February 2–18

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

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