The Luxembourg City Film Festival for film lovers

The Luxembourg City Film Festival is the leading film event in Luxembourg. It gathers all the cinephiles and amateurs of international cinema.

Scheduled from March 3 to 13, 2022, the 12th edition of the Luxembourg Film Festival promises to be exceptional once again. So, film lovers, book your dates!

During this new film festival in Luxembourg, you will have the opportunity to discover many films, documentaries and short films selected from all over the world.

Several novelties for this 12th edition. The Film Lux Fest is associated with the ACID selection Cannes, Association du Cinéma Indépendant pour sa Diffusion, present at the Cannes festival since 1993. A new prize will also be awarded by the Luxembourg Cooperation to reward a transversal selection, the 2030 Award by Luxembourg Aid & Development.

A new label, “Out of the Box”, will reward films committed to an innovative approach. As every year, the film festival in Luxembourg will be the occasion of numerous screenings of national or international films on various subjects. You can also attend debates and meetings with renowned directors and actors.

Of course, many parties come to animate this event of the 7th art. The jury is also present at certain events and you can even meet them.

More than 130 films are selected for the event and screened in the emblematic places of the city of Luxembourg such as the Cinémathèque, the Cercle Cité, or the Casino Luxembourg Forum d’Art Contemporain. The other places of projection are the Ciné Utopia and Kinepolis in Luxembourg, or the other cinemas throughout the country.

During this new festival, you will be able to attend round tables or participate in workshops including a master class with Terry Gilliam from the famous Monty Python troupe.

The youngest are not forgotten since several films are intended for them according to their age group and from 3 years.

At the end of this festival, different prizes are awarded to meet the tastes and criticisms of all ages, including youth and children.

The Luxembourg City Film Festival is an opportunity to see international film productions, which are generally less promoted in the cinema, compared to the big American productions which benefit from an enormous visibility.
By purchasing a Festival Pass, you can fully enjoy this cinema event. You can buy your tickets and passes directly online or at the Casino Luxembourg between 11am and 7pm.

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