Walking On Water at Mudam (13/10)

Film & dance performance with Trois C-L (Banannefabrik 11/10)

Women's event with Little Star Rising (Neimënster 6/10)

Slavic night with Krambabula (Sang a Klang 12/10)

Traveller's evening (Neimënster 10/10)

Photo exhibition 'Down with Walls' (Neimënster)

Balkan Party with Shantel & Bucovina Club Orkestar (Melusina 4/10)

Focus on Lithuania with films, guests & more

Cinédocs: looking at the world around us

Closing event with Malaka Hostel and Baltic Balkan (Melusina 19/10)

National premieres of Luxembourg co-productions

Apero Jazz: Artur Dutkiewicz Trio plays Hendrix & more (Neimenster 13/10)

FunnyEast: have fun with CinEast

Remarkable animated films

Touching dramas

Down with Walls

Down with Walls

30 years after the fall of the Berlin wall and the communist regimes in CEE region, the main theme of CinEast 2019 "Down with Walls" will reflect on both visible and invisible barriers that separate people.

Balkan Party with Shantel

Balkan Party with Shantel

The musical programme of CinEast 2019 opens with Balkan Party featuring a live concert of Shantel & Bucovina Club Orkestar & a DJ set by Shantel himself on Friday 4/10 from 8 pm at Melusina. (tickets)

Focus on Lithuania

Focus on Lithuania

In 2019 CinEast is putting a spotlight on Lithuania with a wide selection of Lithuanian films, several guests, a special Lithuanian evening and a show by the Lithuanian trio Baltic Balkan.

Press conference


The Press conference of the 12th edition of CinEast will take place on 18 September 11 am at the Cinémathèque de la Ville de Luxembourg

Call for volunteers


We are looking for volunteers to help us with the organisation of the festival. More information on the CinEast Facebook page.

Exhibition "Down with Walls"


An extensive photographic exhibition installed in Neimënster will complement the thematic cycle "Down with Walls". Vernissage is planned for 3 October at 17.30.

Musical programme


CinEast 2019 will have plenty to offer to music fans: Balkan music performances by Shantel & Bucovina Club Orkestar and Malaka Hostel, modern Slavic folk by Krambabula, Apero Jazz by Artur Dutkiewicz Trio, electro ciné-concert by Karpov Not Kasparov & more.

CinEast 2019 dates


The 12th edition of CinEast will take place from 3 to 20 October 2019 in Luxembourg and other towns of the Grand-Duchy.

CinEast 2018 figures


The 11th edition of CinEast attracted over 10400 people, with more than 8100 in cinemas, 1700 at festival events and 600 at school screenings. Many thanks to all and see you in 2019!

Photos from 2018


Make sure to follow our festival on facebook, twitter or instagram and look back at our events and guests in photo galleries.

Charity project outcome


Thanks to your contributions we managed to collect 2901.94 EUR for the Bulgarian association Rusalya (more details). Thank you!