Ciné Lumière | Institut français du Royaume-Uni

Ciné Lumière

With a spacious and elegant Art Deco auditorium of 227 seats and a good-sized stage, a 4K HD Digital Cinema Projector and an experienced team, Ciné Lumière is the ideal space for high profile events, from private screenings and press launches to conferences, corporate meetings and concerts.
Combine your event with a party, cocktail reception or a dinner in the adjoining spaces of Les Salons, the Listed Library or Le Foyer.


Capacity: 228 seats + 1 disabled seat
Screen: Maximum size 8.0 x 3.5 m
Stage Size: Maximum size 4m x 10m
Access: Staircase or lift. Disabled access


Film projectors |Digital or 35mm and 16mm

Ratio 1:1.33 (Academy) 1:1.66 (European) 1:1.85 (Wide screen) 1:2.35 (Cinemascope) 1:2.35 (Super 35)
Possibility to project archives

16mm projector Horston
Ratio 1:1.33 (Academy) 1:1.66 (European) 1:1.85 (Wide screen) 1:2.35 (Cinemascope) 1:2.35 (Super 35)

Digital Cinema Projector Christie CP 4220 4K
DCP server DoReMi showvault 4K
Swicther / Scaler Folsom Barco Image Pro II
Blu-ray / DVD player Denon Multi Region
Satelite TV HD (French and British channels)
HDMI or VGA connections at stage (Connect laptop, MAC & PC, Xbox, PlayStation includes 7.1 sound)


Digital Audio for Cinema 7.1
DATASAT AP20 Digital cinema audio processor capable of 3D audio / Dolby digital 7.1 / Dolby digital 5.1 0
35mm optical MONO Academy, Dolby A type, Dolby SR, Dolby SRD
Dolby CP65 cinema processor (35mm)
Microphones, wired and wireless, hand held and lapel Stage Connectivity XLR line sockets (adaptor to mini jack for MAC & PC)
Separated PA for enhanced live audio quality.


Dimmer + DMX control 12 channels
2x32A triphase output available
Lighting desk 24 channels

12 Fresnel spotlights
12 Par can lights
7 Profile lights

Auditorium lighting dimmable

Furniture: chairs, tables, lectern
Concert Piano Steinway C
Server Xpand Active 3D technology
HDcam / SR; Digi Beta Cam / SP player

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