Production Services
in the French Riviera
From the depths of the sea to the sky, we will take care of all your filming requirements in the South of France.
Production services
Why Nationale 7 Films?

Based in Cannes on the French Riviera, and Paris, Nationale 7 Films is a leading film and photo production services company with extensive experience with marine and underwater shoots.

The company was founded by experienced Cinematographer Denis LAGRANGE.

Denis has a Masters Degree in Finance and is a member of the AFC (French Society of Cinematographers). He has worked extensively as a Cinematographer and Film Director and has all-encompassing knowledge on the workings of a film shoot.

We are a natural choice for English speaking productions because our crew works regularly in the international environment.

Discover our work

Nationale 7 Films collaborates with major film productions for Commercials, Drama, Hollywood feature films and documentary films and has developed worldwide production partnerships, especially in France, the UK and the United States. Our credits include Netflix, Apple TV, the BBC, Sky TV French, European and Asian TV channels.

We offer exclusive aerial, marine, and underwater rights-free stock footage.
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The French Riviera
welcome to paradise

The French Riviera is known for its transparent blue waters and its amazing landscapes like the Esterel and the Provence backcountry side.
Cannes, Nice, Saint Tropez, Monaco are some of the most famous and pristine locations in the area.


The French Riviera can be an affordable place to shoot and is serviced by major International airlines with multiple direct flights per week.

Tax credit

A 30% or 40% tax rebate on TV drama & Movie productions is available under certain conditions.


Professionals and experienced crew are available locally. Visas are not required for EU, EEA and Swiss nationals. Otherwise, Short-stay Visa or Long-stay Visa are required for stays under and over 90 days. ATA carnets are accepted for temporary import of equipment.


Year-round Mediterranean climate. The best period to shoot on the French Riviera is between June and October.


Direct flight from all over the world are making the French Riviera an affordable and accessible prestigious Mediterranean destination (UTC+2 zone time).


The French Riviera is unique and known all over the world with its beautiful coastline like the Esterel, its islands surrounded by blue waters like Sainte Marguerite island, its hidden treasures from Provence backcountry, its picturesque and iconic villages like Eze, Saint Paul de Vence or Saint Tropez.

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Nationale 7 Films
a choice that makes sense
Film Production servicing

Nationale 7 Films has developed strong relationships with the local authorities and has a good understanding of the local market and people.

Our services can support large Hollywood productions and also independent film or documentary film budgets. Our goal is to make this most amazing location affordable for your needs.

Marine & Underwater expertise

Nationale 7 Films has extensive experience in marine and underwater shoots. We can supply all kinds of filming equipment including underwater camera housings, underwater lighting and grip, underwater communication systems and dive gears.

We can also supply stunts, models, doubles, actress/actors with marine or underwater expertise for your shoot.

Productions & Co-Productions
France and Worldwide

Nationale 7 Films can produce or co-produce your film or help you to find funding though its Productions network. We have extensive experience with Marine and Underwater shoots.

Photo Production Services

Nationale 7 Films can also supply Ad Print Services with Professional Photographers (from topside to underwater).


Underwater camera housings for RED, ARRI, Sony cameras, Grip for UW/Marine use, UW lightening systems, UW Communication systems, Special boat units.

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All services included

Nationale 7 Films will help you to organize the logistical aspects of your shoot, including plane tickets, lodging, meeting rooms, transfers, any kind of logistic, equipment rental, technicians and local crew, special permits, and all other services needed for a production.

Denis is a certified drone pilot with a French/European drone license.

We can supply special boat support dedicated to our film shoots.

Let's talk about your project

Each film is unique and needs individual and detailed attention.

Our work is driven by our deep respect for the environment