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Filming Location in London

Unique and period London film locations at Senate House.

Senate House was one of London's first skyscrapers and expresses architect Charles Holden's fascination with both Art Deco and Modernist design. It is an iconic building, which provides unique settings for filming live action and still photography. Many of the qualities that make Senate House a first-rate venue for conferences and weddings are equally appealing to the creative industries - grand vistas and intimate spaces, versatile facilities, central London location, and access to the latest technology.

Film locations in London with grand halls, art deco features and modernist industrial features.

Grand vistas, halls and architectural details create an elegant art deco backdrop. Both modern and period sets can be easily created within our classrooms, meeting rooms and magnificent library. We can provide unique filming locations with a large-scale industrial feel within the University boiler room. If you need private outdoor spaces we can provide beautiful outdoor filming locations in London that can be customised as you require for your production.

Senate House has been a London filming location for many films and TV shows.

Senate House regularly catches the eye of filmmakers, photographers and stylists. In recent years, Senate House has featured in numerous blockbuster films and acclaimed TV dramas. The Chancellor's Hall appears in the 2010 film Nanny McPhee and The Big Bang (pictured) which is set during the Second World War and features Senate House as the offices of the Ministry of War. The Foyer and Crush Hall appears during a charity ball scene in the 2012 film The Dark Knight Rises. Senate House was also used as a key location in 2014's Jack Ryan starring Chris Pine and Keira Knightley.

Stylish location for filming fashion shoots and advertising.

Senate House also regularly provides a stylish backdrop for filming advertisements, product launches and photo shoots, and is a hot-ticket venue during London Fashion Week. A winning blend of aesthetics and accessibility ensures that Senate House will help you to make a big impression.

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