On decision of the Paris Police Prefecture and because of the recent bombing in Nice, Cinema en Plein Air La Villette is canceled.
Fans or regulars Cinema en Plein Air La Villette he will have to wait next year to participate in the event. The edition 2016 had however already begun has been officially canceled by the Paris Prefecture of Police.
In the wake of the Nice attack, the prefecture had warned in a statement of condolences to the victims and families that: “ es requests for rallies and demonstrations will be subject to careful consideration. Those without satisfactory security guarantees should be reviewed or will make, if necessary, subject to cancellation . “
This is the case for Cinema Outdoor La Villette that security conditions were deemed insufficient as explained in the press release today July 20: “ Some events do not present a safety satisfactory guarantees “as” outdoor film festival in Paris in July and August in parks and gardens of Paris “.
the Cinema en Plein air La Villette is not the only event to be canceled: the pedestrianization of the Champs Elysees scheduled for 7 August and tournament Basketball Quai 54 on the Reuilly of 23 and 24 July were also concerned
Sources:. Le Point France Info and the Prefecture of Police of Paris / Image © William Beaucardet