Monday, April 21, 2014

The Dreamers (2003)

dir. Bernardo Bertolucci

Matthew (Michael Pitt) walking toward the Palais de Chaillot – Pont d'Iéna, Paris, France.

The Palais de Chaillot.

The protest rally in front of the Cinémathèque Française where Matthew meets Théo (Louis Garrel) and Isabelle (Eva Green) – Palais de Chaillot near Avenue Albert de Mun, Paris, France. In 1960s the Cinémathèque Française was located in the basement of the right wing of the Palais de Chaillot. The Cinémathèque has since then moved to 51 Rue de Bercy in the 12th arrondissement of Paris.

Matthew, Isabelle and Théo walking down the stairs – Rue Beethoven, Paris, France.

Matthew and his new friends walking toward the Passerelle Debilly – Port de la Bourdonnais, Paris, France.

Isabelle says that she was really born only when she saw Jean-Luc Godard's A bout de soufflePasserelle Debilly, Paris, France.

They are running toward Matthew’s hotel in the rain – Rue Malebranche at Rue Paillet, Paris, France

Isabelle and Théo’s parents' apartment – 1 Place Rio de Janeiro, Paris, France.

Matthew going to his hotel to get his things – Rue Malebranche at Rue Le Goff, Paris, France.

Matthew’s hotel – Hotel de Senlis, 7-9 Rue Malebranche, Paris, France.

Breaking the world record for running through the Louvre.

Students protesting at the university – Université Paris Descartes, 12 Rue de l'Ecole de Médecine, Paris, France

Isabelle and Matthew watching TV news in a store window – Place Alphonse Laveran at Rue du Val de Grâce, Paris, France.

They see a barricade in front of a church – Church of the Val-de-Grâce, 1 Place Alphonse Laveran, Paris, France

The street riot – 24 Avenue de Messine, Paris, France

See also...

Last Tango in Paris

Stolen Kisses


  1. This is so awesome. Thank you for sharing! I'm going to Paris and I look forward to seeing all of these places! My parents will be like "What are you doing?" and I'll say "I'm living The Dreamers!"

    1. Glad you liked it. Have a great time in Paris.

  2. I just wanna say thank you from the bottom of my heart, you have no idea how much this means to me. I finally don't feel alone, somebody else is just as crazy as I am about filming locations. Thank you, thank you, god bless u. Keep going, don't ever give up on what you believe no matter what it is :)

  3. May i ask you, do you have any idea what happened to their apartment complex? Is it still open, or is it sold? I'm talking about this address: 1 Place Rio de Janeiro, Paris, France. Plz let me know, thnxx :)

  4. I've found an even more exact address of the musee du cinema scene: