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Host an event and filming

Filming and photography

Do you wish to film or photograph one of the BnF’s sites (François-Mitterrand Library, Richelieu Library, Arsenal Library, Opéra Library, CTBnF technical center)?

Do you wish to film the BnF’s collections ?

For filming requests, please contact:


For photography requests, please contact:


An authorization request must be submitted for all BnF sites. Filming or photography fees must be paid; costs depend on the use made of images. However, no fee shall be charged when images are intended for private use (without any commercial or professional use).

Please note:

Any filming or photography of François-Mitterrand Library requires permission from the Société des auteurs dans les arts graphiques et plastiques and consequently from BnF and the architect Dominique Perrault. Fees corresponding to author’s rights are applied and depend on the use made of images.


Monday, August 30, 2010