Paris Update Events 15.06.16

Links to events happening this week in Paris

Paris Update This Week’s Events

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

100% Doc
> All about documentary films: screenings, talks, workshops and online offerings. Forum des Images, Paris, through July 31.

Banlieues Bleues
> Jazz festival in the Paris suburbs with international and French acts. Various locations, through June 29.

Changements de Têtes
> Festival of films about disguises, masks and transformation, along with them Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Ed Wood and Lost Highway. Cinémathèque Française, Paris, through June 30.

Côté Court
> Festival of short films. Various locations, Seine-Saint-Denis, June 15-25.

Festival Chopin à Paris
> The summer Chopin festival in the park. Orangerie du Parc de Bagatelle, Bois de Boulogne, June 18-July 14.

Festival Circulation(s)
> Festival promoting the work of young European photographers. Centquatre & Gare de l’Est, Paris, through June 26.

Festival de Saint Denis
> Music festival featuring both stars and young talents. Various locations, Saint Denis, through June 24.

Festival des Cultures Juives
> Jewish cultural festival: films, theater, concerts, exhibitions and conferences. Various locations, Paris, June 14-28.

Festival du Cinéma Chinois en France
> Chinese cinema comes to Paris and other French cities. Various locations, through July 19.

Festival Et 20 l’Été
> Street art festival in the 20th arrondissement. Various locations, Paris, June 15-19.

Festival International des Jardins de Chaumont-sur-Loire
> The popular garden festival in the park of the Château de Chaumont celebrates its 25th anniversary this year. Chaumont-sur-Loire, through Nov. 2.

Festival Jazz Musette des Puces
> Dance-hall jazz in the flea market. Free concert on Monday evening. Various locations in the Saint-Ouen flea market, June 17-20.

Festival June Events
> A festival founded by choreographer Carolyn Carlson looks at the links between dance and music of all sorts. Various venues, Paris, through June 18.

Festival ManiFeste
> A music/multidisciplinary festival in connection with the “Art Pauvre” (Arte Povera) exhibition at the Centre Pompidou poses the question: What does “poor” mean in art and innovation today? Ircam, Paris, through July 2.

Fête de la Musique
> The Summer Solstice festival that brings free music, good and bad, into the streets of Paris and now the world, June 21.

Fête de Montmartre
> Concerts, wine and food tastings, shadow theater, children’s activities and more in the Renoir Garden of the Musée de Montmartre, Paris. June 21-26.

Futur en Seine
> Contemporary art meets digital design at this festival. Various locations, Paris and Ile-de-France, through June 19.

Kiosques en Fête
> The bandstands in Paris’s parks come alive with concerts, writing workshops, club meetings and even a square dance. Various locations, Paris, through Dec. 31.

Lost in Frenchlation
> The film Elle (directed by Paul Verhoeven, starring Isabelle Huppert) shown with English subtitles. Studio 28, Paris, June 24.

Monuments en Mouvement
> Free dance performances choreographed for national monuments like the Pantheon in Paris, the Abbaye de Cluny and various châteaux. Various locations, through Sept. 19.

Opéra Côté Cour
> Free outdoor opera performances. Cour Saint-Emilion, June 19, 26 at 3:30pm and 5pm.

> Festival celebrating Basque food and culture, with street food, wine, pelote, rugby and athletic demonstrations. Quai Saint-Exupéry, Paris, June 17-19.

Paris Jazz Festival
> Free weekend jazz concerts in the park. Parc Floral (admission to park: €6), Paris, through July 31.

> Book now for this three-day AIDS benefit with 80 rock concerts. Hippodrome de Longchamp, Paris, June 24-26.


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