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).
> All about documentary films: screenings, talks, workshops and online offerings. Forum des Images, Paris, through July 31.
> Jazz festival in the Paris suburbs with international and French acts. Various locations, through June 29.
> Festival promoting the work of young European photographers. Centquatre & Gare de l’Est, Paris, through June 26.
Swing dancing at the Irish Cultural Centre.
> Jazz acts ranging from amateurs to big names. Various venues, Paris, through May 31.
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.
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.
> A new English-language theater festival, with 20 different pieces. Various venues, Paris, through May 29.
Quinzaine des Réalisateurs
> The features and short subjects entered in this category at the Cannes Film Festival are shown in Paris. Forum des Images, Paris, May 26-June 5.
> Retrospective of films by the Chilean director. Cinémathèque Française, Paris, through May 30.
Salon de Montrouge
> Festival of contemporary art featuring emerging artists. Le Beffroi, Montrouge, through May 31.
Sept Jours à Paris
> Open house at Paris galleries. Various venues, Paris, May 30-June 5.
We Love Green
> Music festival with a green theme. Concerts by PJ Harvey and many more. Bois de Vincennes, Paris, June 4-5.