Skip to main content

With its impressive archives, the Cinémathèque preserves and promotes international film heritage. In its screening room at Place du Théâtre, it organises retrospectives, as well as a wide range of special events devoted to the seventh art: film conferences, round tables, public youth projects, senior activities, film concerts, and festivals.

The Luxembourg City Cinémathèque has been a member of the International Federation of Film Archives since 1983.

Dear movie lovers,

We are delighted to announce that our screening room has reopened! 

The booklet with the January programme is available online ⇨ here ⇦ and the February programme ⇨ here ⇦. 

In accordance with the public-health measures in force, we have taken every necessary precaution to give audiences a safe and enjoyable big screen experience.
⇨ Sanitary measures in place at the Cinémathèque.

Ciné Vox

Film programme

Film programme for the Cinémathèque


Sanitary measures

Sanitary measures in force at the Cinémathèque

Conférence dans le cadre de l'Université Populaire du Cinéma à la Cinémathèque

Université Populaire du Cinéma

The fastest way to become the smartest cinephile on Earth! A hundred years of cinema in 10 lessons: Lectures, educational material, drinks and finger food, meet...

Safety Last

LIVE CINEMA @Philharmonie


Rétrospective Blake Edwards

Slapstick, Elegance & Romance


Rétrospective Shōhei Imamura

L’entomologiste de l’espèce humaine

11 Movies

11 Must-See Movies of ‘20-‘21

Festival hits, discoveries & cinematic highlights

Les Parapluies de Cherbourg

Demy, l’enchanteur

Rétrospective Jacques Demy

The Red Shoes

Dance in Cinema, Dancing Cinema

En collaboration avec la THEATER FEDERATIOUN

Death Mills

Journée de la mémoire 2021

En partenariat avec le Zentrum fir politesch Bildung, le Luxembourg City Film Festival, le Ministère de l’Éducation nationale, de l’Enfance et de la Jeunesse, l...

Dans tes yeux, je vois mon pays

Ciné-Rencontre « Mémoire et identités plurielles »

En collaboration avec le Consistoire Israélite de Luxembourg

Cinémathèque - Cinema Paradiso, la Cinémathèque pour les enfants

Cinema Paradiso – The Cinémathèque for kids

All the magic of cinema on the big screen.

Cinémathèque - Le Monde en doc

Le Monde en doc

Le Monde en doc: a series of thought-provoking documentaries. From October to June, on the first Monday of every month.


Weekends à la Cinémathèque

Les weekends à la Cinémathèque: Toutes les couleurs du cinéma

bâtiment de la Cinémathèque de la Ville, place du Théâtre

Practical information

Ticket information, opening hours, contact details and information on how to receive our monthly programme!

the department

Contact details

17, place du Théâtre
L-2613 Luxembourg

Opening hours

Summer hours Monday to Friday

Daily screenings at 18:30 and 21:00 Box office opens: 30 minutes before screenings

Summer hours Saturday and Sunday

Saturday: 19:00 and 21:30 Sunday: 15:00, 17:00 and 20:30