Film France
The French Film Commission
The French Film Commission
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For trouble-free shooting anywhere in France. Useful information and addresses. 
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Film permit information
Employing staff
Tax law
Weather statistics
Catering and Accomodation
Regional contacts

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space 0: Contents
space 1: France in pictures
space 2: France: A general view
space France, fast facts
space Travel & transports
space Accommodation
space Transport of equipment
space Power and Telecommunications
space Geography and Climate
space 3: Production in France & Film France
space Production: the French ecosystem
space France and the newtwork of local film commissions
space 4: Locations
space Location scouting
space Shooting permits
space 5: Shooting sets
space 6: Law and regulations in France
space Generalities
space Shooting in France
space Customs and entry on the Territory
space Insurance
space Employing Staff
space Tax Law
space Copyright and public image
space 7: Lexicon
space 8: Index

Film France, a state-funding agency (supported by the CNC) in charge of promoting France, is the first stop for foreign productions preparing to film in France.

A network of local film commissions throughout France and the French overseas territories.


Free information on locations, crews, labour rates and facilities.

Providing assistance with contacting appropriate agencies regarding immigration/work permits and filming permits, as well as information regarding labour rates, studio facilities, post-production facilities and suppliers. Nowhere else in Europe will you find such a large diversity of locations combined with a highly skilled workforce.

Providing information about coproduction opportunities in France and assists foreign producer who want to apply for the TRIP (Tax Rebate for International Production).

For further information, please consult the FAQ...

Film France is supported by: logoCNC
Member of: logoEUFCN
Member of: logoAFCI
Member of: logoAFCNet

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