Autumn festivals in Ille

The Department of Ille-et-Vilaine supports many festivals and cultural events organized throughout the territory. Whether you are a comic book lover, a fan of popular music from around the world, a fan of the cold sweats of fantastic cinema or a follower of the British seventh art, this 2022 cultural season will satisfy you. It’s up to you to make your program in this wide choice of cultural proposals!

Shows, screenings, theatre, concerts: the autumn program of festivals in Brittany has great artistic proposals in store for you. The Department of Ille-et-Vilaine supports the cultural actors of the Department to continue to cultivate the visual arts and the performing arts.

Want to go out ? Discover in video the upcoming fall festivals:

Chills guaranteed with Court-Métrange from September 21 to October 2

Come and tremble in dark rooms with the international festival of unusual and fantastic short films, which will take place from September 21 to October 2 in Rennes and online from September 27 to October 9. Subject of your fears this year: visions from beyond space, infinite worlds and creatures of the cosmos: vast program! An 18th edition with 10 screening sessions of short films in competition.

British cinema celebrates in Dinard from September 28 to October 2

Follower of cinema from across the Channel? The British film festival returns to Dinard from September 28 to October 2. A 33rd edition which gives the Emerald Coast an air of Croisette. With José Garcia as president of the jury, the festival presents 6 films in competition and offers numerous screenings (masterclasses, screenings for schoolchildren, etc.). Laugh and vibrate, always with the “so British” British phlegm by attending the various sessions.

Arts and high-tech music with the Main festival from October 6 to 9

Discover new artistic proposals and be surprised with the Main festival which takes place from October 6th to 9th. The festival brilliantly mixes music, arts, new technologies through concerts, exhibitions, installations and conferences on Rennes and its metropolis.

Comics in the spotlight with Quai des Bulles on October 7, 8 and 9

With the 41st edition of the Quai des Bulles festival, the corsair city becomes the capital of comic strips for a few days. Conferences, exhibitions, concerts, screenings, come and meet your favorite comic strip authors and attend live drawing sessions. More than 700 authors are expected at the show, which takes up residence in Saint-Malo.

Travel in music with the Grand Soufflet from October 5 to 15

Set off on a musical world tour with 70 concerts scheduled in 45 towns in Ille-et-Vilaine for the Grand Soufflet 2022 festival, which takes place from October 5 to 15. This world popular music festival offers a rich and multicultural program, inviting you to travel and share.

French-speaking short films with the Cinema35 festival from October 13 to 15

From October 13 to 15, discover many French-speaking short films screened at the Cinema35 festival. Between 5 and 7 films were selected for the 2022 competition out of 1200 films received. Attend a simultaneous screening in the cinemas of Ille-et-Vilaine of these films. At the end of the deliberation, 3 prizes will be awarded to the winning films.

Theater and music for kids from October 19 to 29

Children are not left out of this fall cultural program thanks to the Marmailles festival, which takes place from October 19 to 29. The Marmailles/Marmailles en fugue festival celebrates its 30th anniversary this year. Theatre, puppets, concerts, cinema… shows are scheduled throughout the department for children from an early age.

Autumn festivals in Ille-et-Vilaine: mark your calendars!