Cinema and Video


Cinema is present every day at the Centre Pompidou throughout the year in rooms, the museum and exhibitions, from single screenings to retrospectives, from exhibition-installations to festivals.

All dates are listed in the programme


Cycles and exhibitions


Abbas Kiarostami

Exhibition and full retrospective

Rescheduled in April 2021


Kelly Reichardt

Full retrospective

October 12 - November 1st, 2020


Tsaï Ming-Liang

Exhibition and full retrospective

November 27, 2020 - January 6, 2021

Documentary film library

Les yeux doc à midi

Every Friday at 12pm - Free admission within the limit of seats available
Showing on a large screen of a film from the online Les yeux doc catalogue.

Trésors du doc

One Sunday a month at 5pm
Every three months, a film library or heritage collection is invited to provide a documentary gem from its reserves.

La fabrique des films

One Monday a month from 6pm
An evening with a film-maker in two parts: presentation of a current project, screening of a previous film.

Du court, toujours

Once a month at 8pm
Themed screening of short films according to desires, news and the season!

Fenêtre sur festival

Ad hoc sessions

Les rencontres d'Images documentaires

One Thursday a month at 8pm
Meeting on a film chosen by the editorial board of the Images documentaires review.

Histoire du cinéma documentaire: Du cinéma documentaire au cinéma de poésie

January 8 - February 26, 2020. Every Wednesday at 2 pm
Perspectives on documentary cinema

Regular events

Texte Regular events

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One Saturday a month at 11:30
Educational program on art history and moving images, in partnership with Paris-Sorbonne University.


One Wednesday a month at 7pm
“Film” proposes a new insight into the Museum’s film collections.

Hors Pistes Productions

Once a month at 8pm
This new monthly event follows the recent creation of artists who have participated in previous editions of the Hors Piste festival.

Video and After

One Monday a month at 7pm
“Video and after” is a cycle of meetings with artists and art historians proposing screenings, conferences, performances and discussions.

Cinema and the Future

The last Thursday of every month at 7pm or 8pm
“Cinema of the future” explores film production by contemporary French and international artists.


All sessions are listed in the programme