Address Transpalux Angoulême 73/81 Rue de l'Epineuil, 16710 Saint-Yrieix-sur-Charente, France

The Transpa Studio in Saint-Yrieix-sur-Charente offers a real movie studio at only ten minutes from Angoulême.

With a 600 m2 set and more than 1,000 m2 of shooting space, the Transpa Studio in Saint-Yrieix-sur-Charente is one of the most important film studios in the city of Angoulême. It belongs to the company Transpalux created in the 1950s, present in several regions of France.

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Cult! movies: 100 mythical places of cinema [French Edition]

Since the dawn of cinema, films have invaded the world and highlighted sometimes unexpected places. Every film location has its secrets. The latter are sometimes as exciting as the feature films themselves.

Did you know that the cemetery where the final duel of The Good, the Bad and the Ugly was built from scratch and that no body lies there? Or that the bus ofInto The Wild has been moved to discourage fans from spending the night there? From the story of the construction of The Bridge on the River Kwai to the incredible encounter during the shooting of the last scene ofIndiana Jones and the Last Crusadeembark on an exciting world tour with the greatest stars of the seventh art. Shiver in the real haunted house ofAmityville and discover the terrifying anecdotes of the making ofApocalypse Now in the Philippines. Visit the building of Blade Runner before stopping at Hogwarts and finally landing in Jurassic Parkin the middle of the Hawaiian archipelago. What if we also took you behind the scenes of the making of the Hobbits’ village of Lord of the Rings ?

Produced by a team of pop-culture specialists and enhanced by numerous anecdotes, Cult! movies tells the secrets of the places that made the history of cinema.

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