French May - Arts festival

Discovering French artists, watching French films and enjoying concerts, shows or performances.

Initiated & co-founded by the Consulate General of France and the Alliance Française de Hong Kong in 1993, with the support of the Leisure and Cultural Services Department, Le French May has grown over the last 27 years to become one of the largest French arts festivals in Asia.
Le French May stages every year over 120 of the highest international calibre, covering a broad array of artistic disciplines that include the visual arts, opera, classical and contemporary music, dance, new circus, theatre and cinema as well as the culinary arts. The festival is a unique opportunity to discover the best of the French artistic scene in Hong Kong!

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Latest events

The Artist Screening at the Grounds

The Grounds, AIA Vitality Park
Monday April 19 - 5:00PM

The Streets of Lockdown - Exhibition

The Stallery, 82A Stone, Nullah Lane, Wan Chai
May 8 - Jun 6
Free Admission

CHU Teh-Chun Exhibition

Alisan Fine Arts - Central
May 12 - Jul 10, 2021 (Mon - Sat, 10:00am - 6:0pm)
Free Admission

Rencontre - Il jouait du piano debout

Rencontre avec l'équipe de "Il jouait du piano debout"

The Fantastic Fantasy of French Cinema

French May In cinemas
May 19th - June 1st

Mythologies : Surrealism and beyond — Masterpieces from Centre Pompidou

21 May - 15 Sep, 2021
Hong Kong Museum of Art - The Special Gallery, 2/F

Guided Tour of AGNÈS B. Photography Exhibition

May 21: Guided Tour of Agnès b. "5 DAYS IN MOSCOW IN 1987" Photography Exhibition 

Piano Masterclass by Niu Niu 牛牛鋼琴大師班

15:00 - 16:30, 22 May, 2021 (Saturday)
Recital Hall, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts

Conférence - How Surreal! Surrealism Still Alive ?

22 May, 2021 (Sat), 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Lecture Hall, B/F, HKMoA

CHU Teh-CHUN Documentary screening

Wednesday, June 2nd, 7:30pm
JC Cube, Tai Kwun

Online Jazz piano masterclass & demo performance by Patrick Lui

Online Jazz piano masterclass & demo performance by Patrick Lui

Il jouait du piano debout

Hong Kong City Hall - Theatre
4 -6 Jun 2021 (Fri - Sun), 8pm
6 Jun 2021
(Sun), 3pm

Appreciation on Jazz orchestra & development of Jazz in France

Date: 11 June 2021 (Friday)
Time: 9:00pm
Venue: Online - Zoom

2021 Make Music Hong Kong!

June 13 - Make music with us! Stay tuned for more info! 

Jazz in French Films feat. Patrick Lui Jazz Orchestra

Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall
Thursday, June 17 - 8:00PM

Exclusive offers for AFHK Members

AFHK Member can enjoy 50% off purchase discount for the following performances via URBTIX website using the dedicated promo code (please refer to AFHK e-newletters). Limited discount offers on a first come, first served basis. 

17 Jun 2021 (Thu), 8pm

Jazz in French Films feat. Patrick Lui Jazz Orchestra

27 May 2021 (Thu), 8pm

Hope & Harmony” by Niu Niu & Laurent Perrin

29 May 2021 (Sat), 8:00pm

Encounter with City’s Talents Concert Series – France & Metropolis

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