The Roman theatre - Lyon Festival of Lights 2017

Composer and director Damien Fontaine, (a regular at the Festival of Lights) is an International Artist, who has been inspired by Hindu legend -“Balaha”, which tells the tale of a mythical horse escaping from the stars.

The screening, which takes place on the stands of the Roman theatre, takes place four times per hour.


Lyon Roman theatre during the 2017 Festival of Lights

“Balaha” by Damien Fontaine. (Lyon Festival of Lights 2017)



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Collège Jean-Moulin #FDL2017

Located at the top of Lyon, in the heart of the ancient old quarter, the Collège Jean-Moulin and its facades are used this year as a screen for the projection of a film dedicated to Guignol, the spirited puppet of Lyon.