The 6th was primarily and still is a place where writers, painters and students like to go. For example. if you want to see an English or American film in English with French subtitles, the 6th is the place to go to. The 6th has a very high density of movie theaters, theaters, cabaret and also "cines d'art et d'essai" (movie theaters projecting classic movies most of the time in their original version with subtitles. You can walk from Eglise Saint Germain (the oldest church in Paris) all the way to Montparanasse by the rue de Rennes on foot. In the Eglise Saint Germain there are classical concerts hed there regularly especially during the summer.