Cinema lovers, will you be able to recognize the filming locations of your favorite films?

The Chantilly-Senlis destination is well known to filmmakers who have spotted, for a long time (since 1935), a natural setting for their films, series and clips near their Parisian studios.
Medieval streets, squares, historical monuments, mansions, castles are the scene of many film shoots.

More than a hundred films have been shot (in part or in full) on the territory, here are some famous titles:

  • In Chantilly and Senlis:
    “Angélique et le Roy” (1965) with Michèle Mercier and Jean Rochefort
    “The Adventures of Young Voltaire” (2021) with Thomas Solivéres
  • At the Château de Chantilly:
    "The Longest Day" (1962) with John Wayne and Sean Connery
    "Dangerously Yours" (1985) from the James Bond saga with Roger Moore
    "Valmont" (1989) with Colin Firth and Anette Bening
    “Michel Vaillant” (2003) with Diane Kruger and Jean-Pierre Cassel
    "Chinese Zodiac" (2012) with Jackie Chan

In Senlis:
“Cartridge” (1961) with Jean-Paul Belmondo and Claudia Cardinal
“Angélique et le Roy” (1965) with Michèle Mercier and Jean Rochefort
"The King of Hearts" (1966) with Michel Serrault and Jean-Claude Brialy
"Peau d'âne" (1970) with Catherine Deneuve, Jean Marais and Jacques Perrin
"The wing or the thigh" (1976) with Louis de Funés and Coluche
"The Miser" (1980) with Louis de Funés and Michel Galabru
“Papy is resisting” (1983) with Christian Clavier, Michel Blanc…
“Queen Margot” (1994) with Isabelle Adjani and Daniel Auteuil
"The Count of Montecristo" (1997) with Gérard Depardieu
“Sister-Thérèse.com” (2002-2011) with Dominique Lavanant and Martin Lamotte
"Arsene Lupin" (2003) with Kristin Scott-Thomas

Download the list of films shot in Senlis HERE

Seraphine shooting

In 2008 the film was released "Seraphine" with Yolande Moreau, who won 7 Caesars. Following the enthusiasm for this artist from Senlis, the Tourist Office distributes a plan showing the filming locations of the film and organizes guided tours “In the footsteps of Séraphine”.
©City of Senlis

  • At the Château de Chantilly, Senlis and at the Domaine de Chaalis :
    “Nicolas Le Floch” (2006-2012) with Jérôme Robart
  • In Senlis and Mortefontaine :
    "The other Dumas" (2010) with Gérard Depardieu and Benoît Poelvoorde
  • In Borest, Domaine de Chaalis, Ermenonville and Mont-L’évêque:
    "The Visitors" (1993) with Jean Reno and Christian Clavier
    "The Visitors 2" (1998) with Jean Reno and Christian Clavier
  • At the Domaine de Chaalis and Mont-L'évêque:
    “Women on the 6th floor” (2011) with Fabrice Luchini and Sandrine Kimberlain
  • At the Domaine de Chaalis
    “Colonel Chabert” (1994) with Gérard Depardieu and Fanny Ardant
    "The Libertine" (2000) with Vincent Perez and Audrey Tautou
    “Le Raid” (2002) with Lorànt Deutsch and Hélène de Fougerolles

  • In Senlis, Avilly St Léonard and Barbery :
    "The Little Thief" (1988) with Charlotte Gainsbourg
  • To Chamant:
    "The Pasha" 1968 with Jean Gabin
  • In Coye-la-Forêt :
    "Fantomas goes wild" (1965) with Louis Funès
    "The Misfortunes of Alfred" (1972) with Pierre Richard
  • In Orry-la-Ville:
    "Michou d'Auber" (2007) with Gérard Depardieu and Nathalie Baye
    "The New Adventures of Cinderella" (2017) with Marilou Berry and Arnaud Ducret
  • In Plailly:
    "Operation Corned-Beef (1991) with Jean Reno and Christian Clavier
  • In Raray:
    "Beauty and the Beast" (1946) with Jean Marais
  • In Vineuil St Firmin:
    “PROFS” (1985) with Patrick Bruel and Fabrice Luchini

And still many others in the future, because scouting is done regularly.

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