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Normandy can pride itself on having become a genuine "land of festivals"
Cinema, learned music or contemporary sounds
Small and major events give rhythm to the seasons



AROUND THE WORLD ON THE SILVER SCREEN

The film industry, which is broadly supported in Normandy, offers film and minute movie festivals without borders:
- Cherbourg Festival of Irish and British Film
- Off-Courts, Franco-Quebec produced short film festival - Trouville-sur-Mer
- Russian Film Festival - Honfleur
- Asian Film Festival - Deauville
- American Film Festival in Deauville (has welcomed Hollywood's most glorious stars: Liz Taylor, Kirk Douglas,
Robert Mitchum, Gregory Peck, Burt Lancaster...)
- The Romantic Film Festival in Cabourg

MUSIC

- Les Ars Florissants – William Christie, vocal and instrumental ensemble devoted to baroque music. Fifteen years of
privileged performance in the Caen Theatre
- The music festival, "Jazz sous les Pommiers" in Coutances
- "Les Papillons de Nuit" Festival in Saint-Laurent-des-Cuves: contemporary music
- "Les Musicales de Domfront" (opera, operette, chamber music, gospel)
- "Polyfollia"; on even-numbered years, a summer choir music festival throughout the region; on odd-numbered years,
the Fête-Marché (market fair) of choir music in Saint-Lô
- "Le Septembre Musical de l'Orne" (classical music)
- Nordik Impakt, Electronic music festival - Caen
- "Muzic Azimut" Festival with a wide-ranging programme: rock, hip-hop, electronic, music from around the world, jazz,
song in Flers
- "Le Festival de Beauregard" (Pop Rock...) in Hérouville-Saint-Clair
- "Calvadose de Rock" in Bayeux
- "Art Sonic" (contemporary music) in Briouze
- "Jazz'n Giel" - Giel

CARNIVALS...

- Granville Carnival. For over a century, Granville has welcomed carnival-goers to its four day event. The carnival highlights
the departure of sailors for Newfoundland around Shrove Tuesday.
- The Medieval festivities in Bayeux: medieval market, medieval building site, street festivities, book festival, medieval ball,
fancy dress parade
- Caen Soirs d'été: free shows throughout July and August (music, theatre, open-air café, night markets, cinema, dance)
- "Les Boréales" Festival, platform of Nordic creations (literature, dance, concerts, cinema, exhibitions) - Caen
- "Musilumières" in Sées, the show uses modern sound, light and large projection technologies on the architecture of ancient
builders.







  • AFFICHE FESTIVAL AMERICAIN DE DEAUVILLE
  • PAPILLONS DE NUIT 2010
  • AFFICHE CARNAVAL DE GRANVILLE 2011
  • Animations médiévales
  • JAZZ SOUS LES POMMIERS - AFFICHE 2010