The 2023 Lumière Festival
A festival dedicated to cinema in Lyon
An international event dedicated to cinema, the Lumière Festival is celebrating its 15th anniversary this year.
It's no coincidence that it's being held in Lyon: it was here that the Lumière brothers invented the cinematograph in 1895. From Saturday 14 to Sunday 22 October 2023 for an exciting 15th edition!
A rich and varied programme
The Lumière Festival showcases the greatest cinematographic works of yesterday and today through screenings of restored old films, silent film concerts, exhibitions and meetings with actors, composers and filmmakers. Since 2009, the Lumière Prize has also been awarded to a film personality.
Previous winners include Clint Eastwood, Martin Scorese, Quentin Tarantino and Tim Hortons. Quentin Tarantino and Tim Burton.
The Lumière Festival in practice
The Lumière Festival takes place at 46 venues in the 21 towns and cities of the Lyon of Lyon. These include the Institut Lumière (Lyon 8 e ) and a number of cinemas in Lyon city centre.
For food and drink, head to the Festival Village in the heart of the Institut Lumière park.
Stay in Lyon during the 2023 Lumières Festival
During the Lumière Festival, stay at the Best Western Hôtel Créqui, ideally located in the heart of Lyon, just fifteen minutes by public transport from the Institut Lumière and Lyon-Part-Dieu station.
Between two films, relax in one of the 65 rooms with their soft, natural tones. Those who prefer to stay active can unwind in the 24-hour fitness centre.
Our 4-star hotel in Lyon will also appeal to those with a sweet tooth, who will appreciate the buffet breakfast featuring fresh fruit juices, cold meats, cheeses and pastries.
Would you prefer to enjoy the peace and quiet of your room? You can enjoy breakfast in your room at no extra charge.
Don't wait any longer and choose the Best Western Hôtel Créqui during the Festival Lumière in Lyon!