Paris is known as the city of love and romance, and what better way to make the most of the Parisian summer than to immerse yourself in the enchanting atmosphere of open-air cinemas ? With the gentle summer breeze caressing your face and the twinkling stars as a backdrop, these open-air screenings offer a unique and magical cinematic experience. In this article, we invite you to discover the open-air cinemas in Paris for summer 2023, where romance, love and poetry will be in the spotlight.
Just a few steps from the hotel
Open-air cinema on the Butte Montmartre : Montmartre, with its bohemian charm and picturesque alleyways, is the ideal setting for a romantic open-air cinema evening. In the Abbesses district, screenings are organised to let you immerse yourself in exciting love stories. Enjoy the lively atmosphere of Montmartre before the screening and let the magic happen under the stars.
When ? from 22/08 to 23/08
Where ? Square Marcel-Bleustein-Blanchet – 18e
Cinéma sur le toit : Cinéma sur le Toit, the enchanting festival organised by So Film and the Bar à Bulles, returns to light up the roof of the Machine du Moulin Rouge. Now in its fifth year, this free and inclusive festival features eight films exploring the notions of “network, connection and community”. Cinéma sur le Toit is an invitation to share magical moments as a couple, celebrating love, passion and human connection through these captivating films.
When ? Each wednesday, from 12/07 to 30/08
Where ? 4 Cité Véron, Paris 18e
The Ciné Festival at the Ritz Paris : from 11 to 13 July, a giant screen will be set up in the magnificent garden of the Place Vendôme hotel. On one side, Damian Chazelle’s musical La La Land, and on the other, Little Miss Sunshine, a crazy adventure of a family in a Volkswagen combi across the United States. The price of a session, including a cocktail reception, is €150.
When ? from 11/07 to 13/07
Where ? Ritz, 15 place Vendôme, Paris 1er
Open-air cinema at the Parc de la Villette : Every summer, the Parc de la Villette in the 19th arrondissement turns into a meeting place for lovers of open-air cinema. From French cinema classics to international masterpieces, the screenings are carefully selected to offer you moments of pure cinematic poetry. Make yourself comfortable on the grass and let yourself be carried away by the timeless love stories presented to you under a starry sky.
When ? from 19/07 to 20/08
Where ? Parc de la Vilette, 211 avenue Jean Jaurès, Paris 19ème