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Filming in the BC

Application of illustrated feature/Filming


Daytime Hours: Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 14:00 pm. Filmint at other daylight hours depend on the availability of space you want to record. Check with the Department of Promotion:

Night-time: Monday to Friday from 20:00 pm.


  • Each request of authorization will be evaluated according to the requirements and specific purpose.
  • There will be personnel of the own BC during the filming, when the library considers it appropriate. The cost of these personnel will be assumed by the company/institution which request of filming. The cost will be established according to price/hour of the specific job category.
  • It is necessary to have a third-party insurance that must be accredited. The Biblioteca de Catalunya will evaluate if the amount is appropriate.
  • Filming of bibliographic documents requires a previous selection and booking.

Public prices

Photo reports and transmissions and sound or visuals recordings in the BC*

Photo reports, one hour

142,50 €/h.

Filming and visual recordings, one hour

142,50 €/h.

Transmissions and sound recordings, one hour

66,65 €/h

* For organizations without commercial purpose, if the BC considers social use or library visibility is especially relevant, it could be applied a reduction or exemption on fee.

Consult official taxes.