Paris to Bordeaux

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Bordeaux, a choice alternative for playing Paris

Bordeaux it is a range of unique decors, which has positioned itself for several years as a choice alternative to Paris. On every street corner, the charm of Bordeaux's Haussmann buildings recalls the great Parisian avenues. The alleys of the historic center of Bordeaux immerse us in the Paris of the 30s and the gardens of the city center look exactly like their Parisian cousins. 

The cobbled streets, quays of the Garonne, and lively squares of Bordeaux provide the perfect setting to recreate the Parisian atmosphere. The Saint Pierre, Saint Michel and Saint Paul districts have already been used by many filmmakers such as François Ozon, Rachid Bouchareb, Clément Cogitore, Ziad Doueiri to play the Parisian capital in Bordeaux.

Here, the productions find the markers of elegance of our dear capital, but not only that! Business districts and urban architecture are not left out. 

The territory offers the possibility of forming complete and qualified teams in all trades, from set to post-production. feel free to contact us to access the list of technicians and post-production studios.

On the national Film France Filming Locations platform, we have referenced with the filter #PARISLOOKALIKE all the Girondin settings likely to play Paris.

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Discover without further delay our “Paris in Bordeaux” decors. 


Paris Haussmannian & Interiors

Bordeaux and its rich architectural heritage from the XNUMXth century, with its cobbled streets, its picturesque neighborhoods, its imposing Haussmann buildings, and its lively squares, recreate the atmosphere and ambiance of the French capital.

The remarkable architecture of Bordeaux offers an authentic setting for your cinematographic productions.

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Parks & gardens

Bordeaux is home to a variety of picturesque parks and gardens that recall the charms of Parisian gardens. Bordeaux gardens, such as the Jardin Public, Parc Bordelais, and Jardins de l'Hôtel de Ville, offer a peaceful and elegant atmosphere, ideal for scenes of relaxation, romance, or intrigue.

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Cultural & institutional Paris

Bordeaux, rich in history and culture, abounds in historic places that rival the elegance and prestige of the most famous Parisian sites. The Grand Théâtre de Bordeaux, an XNUMXth century architectural masterpiece, undoubtedly evokes the grandeur of the Opéra Garnier in Paris.

On the institutional side, Bordeaux universities will be perfect understudies for prestigious Parisian universities such as La Sorbonne.

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Business Districts

The Mériadeck district of Bordeaux has gained fame as an ideal filming location for recreating the atmosphere of Paris on the big screen.

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