This summer - 'rendezvous' under the stars!

The "OPEN AIR CINEMA 2017" is back in the country from July 21 onwards.

20-cinemaThe 'Open Air Cinema' is back in the Grand-Duchy. This is why this summer the most popular sites are transformed back into outdoor cinemas. It is the ideal opportunity to meet friends or family and (re)watch blockbusters or classics that have marked our memory.

The Open Air Cinema makes its return to the capital

From July 21 until August 17, the Luxembourg City Cinémathèque presents the City Open Air Cinema with Orangeat three different locations throughout the capital, with the support of the Kinepolis Group and the Rotondes:

  • in front of the impressive scenery of the grand ducal palace, official residence of the HRH the Grand Duke in the heart of the city, a selection of classical and contemporary films, such as La La Land or Blade Runner are shown every day from July 21 to 29 starting at 9.30 pm.
  • In the inner courtyard of the Capuchin Theatre from Thursday to Sunday 3 to 21 August at 9.30 pm.
  • in the Rotondes courtyard: from Sunday to Wednesday, between 31 July and 17 August at 9.30 pm. The Rotondes Open Air Cinema takes you back to the 'Glorious 80s' with classics such as The Breakfast Club or Blue Velvet.

It should be noted that films are projected in their original version with subtitles in French.
Moreover, in case of bad weather, screenings will be maintained in Luxembourg-city and plastic capes will be available.

Discover the complete programme on the website of the City of Luxembourg.

Blockbusters under the sky of Echternach

The 13th edition of the 'Sura Open Air Cinema' takes place from 21 to 29 July 2017 at the main square of the Lycée d'Echternach (because the usual place - the lake in Echternach - is temporarily unavailable).

On 9 days, you can see 9 films on a giant screen and enjoy the delightful view of the city of Echternach. Screened are blockbusters such as Pirates of the Caribbean 5 or Spider-Man: Homecoming, Transformers 5 or Despicable Me 3 - movies not to be missed! To be noted is that all films are shown in German. The screenings start around 9.15 pm.

Special packages with deck chairs, beach chairs and VIP packages can be booked in advance. For more information, visit the website of the Ciné Sura.

Movie fan or novice, take advantage of these sessions under the stars and (re)discover classics, comedies, thrillers and blockbusters - movies that you love so much.

(Article written by the editorial team of the portal

  • Updated 24-07-2017