Paris Update Events 19.04.17

Links to events happening this week in Paris

April 20-May 2

Silent films from Switzerland?

They’re rare, but they do exist and can be seen at the Fondation Jérôme Seydoux-Pathé.

Fondation Jérôme Seydoux-Pathé, Paris.

April 19-29

Voices from the North

The Pølar Festival celebrates Northern European culture with films, concerts, talks and more.

Various locations, Paris.

April 20-23

Street art indoors


The gallery Art in the Game will be showing works by Felipe Pantone at the Urban Art Fair.> Some 30 galleries show street art at the Urban Art Fair.

Carreau du Temple, Paris.

April 27-29

Art videos

The theme of this year’s Videobox Festival is “noise and movement.”

Carreau du Temple, Paris.

April 20-22

Take home a winemaker

Winemakers from Castillon Côtes de Bordeaux come to Paris to offer tastings of their products in wine bars and private homes for the event J’Irai Déguster chez Vous.

Various venues, Paris.

April 21

French film with English subtitles

Lost in Frenchlation shows Nicolas Bedos’s Monsieur & Madame Adelman preceded by a themed cocktail party (€4.50).

Studio 28, Paris

Through April 25

Polaroid pix

The “Expolaroid” exhibition features Polaroid images by nine artists.

La Maison des Ensembles, Paris.

Through April 23


Festival Séries Mania shows TV series from around the world and holds debates, conferences and special guests like Julianna Margulies of “The Good Wife,” all for free.

Forum des Images, Paris.

April 22-23

Travel yarns

Travel fanatics get together at the Paris Travelers Festival to swap tales of their adventures.

FIAP, Paris.

Through June 30

Virtual reality

Drop in on Saturday or Sunday from 2pm to 8pm for a free virtual trip at the VR Express festival.

Forum des Images, 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.

Through May 28

African culture festival

The 100% Afriques festival showcases dance, theater, music, fashion, design, art, food and more from all over the continent.

La Villette, Paris.

Through April 13

Before and after ecological disaster

The Chic Planète festival presents two types of films, those celebrating the bounty of the earth and science-fiction views of what will happen after an ecopalypse.

Forum des Images, Paris.






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