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


Plus vite, plus haut, plus fort : filmer le sport

September 12, 2019 - January 20, 2020

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Sergueï Loznitsa

January 8 - March 8, 2020

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Abbas Kiarostami

April 3 - June 21, 2020

Cinéma du réel. 42e édition

Cinéma du réel - FESTIVAL, 13 - 22 mars 2020

Pedro Costa, « Vitalina Varela », 2019 © Pedro Costa

Du 13 au 22 mars 2020


« Cinéma du réel », le festival international du film documentaire, présente ce qui fait le cinéma documentaire d’aujourd’hui, à travers une sélection d’œuvres françaises et internationales inédites en France.

Pour sa 42e édition, il invite à reconsidérer l’idée d’un cinéma qui apprivoise l’altérité et l’inquiétante étrangeté du monde.

À travers notamment les œuvres de Pedro Costa, Dans la champbre de Vanda (2000), et de Mosco Boucault, Roubaix, Commissariat central. Affaires courantes (2008).

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

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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