We aim to unlock the creative potential of individuals and communities. We are a leading arts education charity that evolved from artist-led initiatives in the early 1970s. For 50 years we have been amongst the UK’s most progressive affordable studio and workspace providers. With a portfolio of 16 studio buildings, exhibition spaces and workshops across nine London boroughs, three locations in Essex and an industrial heritage site in Stoke-on-Trent we support a community of over 400 creative practitioners and cultural organisations.
We are a key service provider in the broadcast and television sector. We help television channels deliver content to their audience. Next time you turn on your television to watch the news, download your favourite episode on your set-top box or stream that must-see programme to your iPhone, ask yourself: how does that content reach my device? That is what we do. We are the ones behind the scenes. We work 24/7 on behalf of big-brand TV channels and help deliver their content to your favourite device, through satellite, broadcast, internet and apps.
For over three decades Artem has been providing a full range of physical special effects and creative model making. We love to blow things up, and will create fire, smoke, blood, foul weather and general mayhem for projects of any scale and budget. We can design and build the most amazing models, animatronics and mechanical marvels, bring superhero suits from page to reality and strew battlefields with prosthetic casualties. Whether we are making a model, creating on-set atmos or mixing up exactly the right consistency of fake chocolate liquid, our technicians will go the extra mile to ensure that you get the right product, effect or shot.
“The future of this country's theatre tradition depends on centres of excellence such as ArtsEd.” – Andrew Lloyd Webber, President
Our highly skilled and dedicated staff share their expertise, as well as their passion for performance, with pupils, sixth formers, undergraduates and postgraduates. All with a unique energy and joy, in our welcoming west London home.
Our goal is to support businesses. The global trading, investment and healthcare environment is changing fast. Our strategic, international, and local networks can connect you to new opportunities in the UK and overseas.
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Creative, connected control. Discover how to build a setup to meet your needs. From stadium-filling concerts to private parties, theme parks to church services, our range of lighting consoles puts powerful, expressive lighting control at your fingertips. With full networking across the range, as well as our unique Synergy integration with Ai, we have all the power you'll ever need.
The UK's Number one Musical and equipment Hire company for TV, Film, Photo shoots and Theatre.After working in the film and rock and roll industry,Beat about the bush was established in 1986 and now houses the biggest collection of vintage and retro musical props in Europe.
Bill Amberg Studio has existed for over 30 years, and today stands as an industry leader in bespoke leather products, interiors and furniture. Bringing together designers and artisans from the worlds of saddlery, case-making, bookbinding and other forms of fine leathercraft, the studio has a mission to explore the aesthetic and material possibilities of leather. Our work runs the gamut from bags and accessories, through to timeless bespoke furniture and interiors for high-end private residences, commercial projects and cultural institutions around the globe.
Brompton Technology is the market leader in LED video processing for live events, film and television. Its Tessera system is used on everything from huge global world tours to pioneering virtual production and XR studios. Established in 2012, Brompton Technology is an award-winning manufacturer with headquarters in West London and satellite offices in Los Angeles, Brussels and Shenzhen. The company is a spin-off from Carallon, a serial innovator in the entertainment technology space, which was founded in 2004 by seven engineers who had worked previously at Flying Pig Systems, developer of the Wholehog lighting console range.
Oscar & BAFTA winning Film Hair & Makeup Designer Christine Blundell first got involved in hair and makeup when styling bands in the late ‘70s and working in a salon in Kensington Market. She went on to open her own hairdressing salon, which she ran successfully for 4 years and then embarked on an intensive three-month make-up course. After completing the course, Christine worked on Phantom of the Opera doing prosthetics and went on to work for LWT, gaining invaluable experience on sketch shows and TV films.
Cirro Lite provide a comprehensive service for those looking for lighting for film, television, video production and still photography where special lighting effects or a controllable precision light source is required.
Collingwood Lighting has specialised in LED technology since 2002 and has been at the forefront of innovation ever since. The company revolutionised the industry in 2008 producing the first high-performance fire-rated LED downlight. Since then we have been responsible for many more ‘firsts’, including sealed for life LED outdoor lights, fully waterproof in-ground LED lights, and the very first mains dimmable LED downlights.
We have an extensive stock of lighting, video and rigging - constantly on the lookout for anything new and exciting, so we can bring it to you!
Creative Staging is an Event Services and AV Rental company based in West London. Established in 1972, Creative Staging are one of the longest running industry leaders within the Events sector and have been at the forefront of Technology & Innovation, leading the way for 45 years.
Whatever your event production requirements whether large or small, in the UK, London or Europe. Creative Staging can provide the Equipment and Services that will ensure your Event is delivered on time, on budget and to the highest standards.
Creatures Inc Ltd provides the ultimate in Creature and Prosthetics design, build and application. We employ the finest specialist craftsmen, make up effects artists and designers; creating a whole new world of possibilities in the craft of flawless, high definition Prosthetics and Practical Creature effects. We provide off the shelf prosthetics, animatronics, props, as well as bespoke and off the shelf tattoos.
Curious Science is the largest supplier of medical and scientific props to the Film, TV and Theatre industries. Curious Science is part of the of the Film Medical Group that includes Electroprops, Film Medical and The Hospital Location.
Delamar Academy London, Creating the best make-up careers since 1986Delamar Academy London has been established for over 35 years as the most highly regarded school in the UK for make-up and hair courses. We are the only British school to have trained Oscar, BAFTA and Emmy award winning artists, as well as a Vogue Make-up Artist of the year and an Indian Academy Award. We take great pride in placing many of our graduates on top films, TV productions, theatre shows and fashion shoots. Delamar Academy tutors represent the leading professionals in the industry for their specific skill-sets.
DRS Construction brings a highly professional approach to everything we do. Whether it’s a year long 10 part drama, a four month feature film or a one day commercial shoot, you can rely on us to deliver.
At New Quebec Catering, we take great pride in our ability to cook the tastiest and most diverse foods made from local produce. Our chefs have daily specials and our menus are tailored to our customers’ needs and preferences. Having been in the catering business since 1974, we have been expanding since 2001 when we took ownership of the company, New Quebec Catering. Our chefs have decades of experience in preparing the finest gourmet food for even the most demanding tastes. Our catering team provides a first-class service to corporate clients in and around London.
E.N.A. Productions are an independent film development and production company based in London UK.The company are currently developing a slate of nine original feature film screenplays across various genres all at different stages of development.
Since its creation in 1975, ETC has grown into an international leader in events lighting technology. From control consoles and rigging hoists, to architectural lighting and fixtures, ETC provides the theatre and architectural industries with innovative solutions and products ... but what does that really mean? And how does it all work together? This seven-part video series helps explain just that, providing an overview of each different category of ETC products and how they fit into the events industry.
Film Medical Services and its associate companies CuriousScience & Electroprops are specialists in the hire of medical and scientific equipment. Between them they can offer possibly the widest selection available worldwide of period and modern medical and scientific equipment available for hire from one outlet.
Get Set Hire provides on location hire equipment for all kinds of productions from TV commercials, drama and entertainment to film productions, photoshoots and events.
Founded 8 years ago we started with a very small delivery service renting a tiny little kitchen in NW London. Since then we have gone from strength to strength working with some of London’s Biggest Corporate Firms providing them with daily catering solutions and advice on any future ideas and needs. One aspect we have never lost is we provide a close working relationship with all our clients and the owner still runs the day to day operation of the business. We feel that by keeping these traditions we provide our clients with a much better service and are able to meet the demands of this industry.
Since 1975, Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) has set the standard for visual effects, creating some of the most stunning images in the history of film. At the forefront of the digital revolution, ILM continues to break new ground in the field not only in visual effects but now virtual reality, augmented reality, immersive entertainment, and virtual production. Founded by George Lucas, ILM is the leading effects facility in the world, with studios located in San Francisco, Singapore, Vancouver, London, and Sydney. The company serves the motion picture, television, streaming, commercial production, and attraction industries. ILM has created visual effects for over 350 feature films.
We are a small and friendly team! We want the hiring process to be as easy and no-nonsense as possible.We know how difficult it is to find an affordable space - especially for small projects - so our membership system and student discount are designed to make studio hire more accessible for everyone.
Film & TV Lighting Equipment Hire Specialist suppliers of Professional Film & TV Lighting equipment hire for Commercials & Music Videos. We ensure that your rental experience will be simple and stress-free. Providing specification, preparation, delivery, setup and experienced technicians, you know your shoot is in safe hands
L24 is an independent Syrian media organization providing 24-hour news, in-depth articles, diverse podcasts, and more. Its team of citizen journalists are committed to offering a deeper coverage of the Syrian conflict. L24 was established in 2021 and is based in Idlib, Syria.
In 10 years Light Initiative (LI) have grown to be a prolific service provider to the European television industry, from LED installations and tailor-made set fabrications, to gaming and interactivity systems, lighting products and wearables. Current credits include Strictly Come Dancing, The Voice, Crystal Maze, X Factor, Children in Need, The Chase, Pointless and Tipping Point to name but a few.
Here at Lodge we are proud custodians of a great family business that has been catering for events ever since our founder, Philippa O’Keefe, began producing sumptuous food 35 years ago from her tiny London flat.Since then, our kitchen and premises may have changed but our values most certainly have not. We believe in a world where at every event delicious food is served at reasonable prices by dedicated and enthusiastic staff. And at Lodge we strive every day to do just that.
A state of the art studios and production service facility in London & Ibiza, providing unique spaces and bespoke production for shoots and events. 6 fully serviced studios in London with infinity coves, combined with location and outdoor daylight spaces, available for photo shoots, filming and events.
Lynchmob studio is located in London just 5 mins from BBC Television centre. By providing a large collection of classic recording equipment it offers a truly unique creative enviroment.A Vintage Neve Console(circa 1969) including 28x1070L Eq,s and 6 x 1081 Eq,s. Added to this are Neve,Urei 1178, Polygram and Pye compressors and large selection of microphones including stereo Neuman SM69,KMI81S AND KM86I.
We specialise in the design, fabrication and operation of practical in-camera special effects, model-making, electro-mechanical rigs and animatronics, as well as a wide range of live atmospheric and pyrotechnic floor-effects for all forms of film, tv and commercial production. Our Special Projects division gets out of bed for the weird, the unusual, and the hardcore tech projects; kinetic sculptures, automated systems, permanent installations and product development, and can handle all stages from design to manufacture through to installation and maintenance.
Mad Dog 2020 has been casting and coordinating Supporting Artists for over 20 years, giving us the know-how to bring any filming to life. We have cast for many major, world-wide and independent films such as Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them, The Favourite, Darkest Hour, Peterloo, Bridget Jones’ Diary, Dunkirk and Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, Sweeney Todd and The Duchess, to name a few.
Mahogany is a group of multi-disciplinary artists who design and create large scale kinetic sculptures/carnival costumes utilising the human body in the art form of “Mas Making”, Masquerade or Street Theatre.
This Channel of choice was 1st started in year 2000 as a Terrestrial Channel of Leicester-shire operating out of Leicester since it was a terrestrial channel it was visible to the majority of Asian Diaspora. In and around Leicester-shire only till 2003. It grew to become a Satellite Channel in year 2004. Since than MATV Channel has not looked back.
Beginning his career in the British film industry, Max worked on everything from multi-million-pound commercials to banned horror films. It was here that he began to absorb the technical side of image creation. In 2013 Max made the switch to still life photography. Able to act as a full-service agency, Max can guide clients from concepting to post-production. Having worked within both photography and film, Max has access to a wide range of talented professionals. Whether that be a producer for a TV commercial, CGI artist, home economist, drinks stylist, paper artist, focus puller, gaffer or DIT, Max knows the perfect person.
MetFilm School is a leading film, television, and online media school offering undergraduate, postgraduate, and short courses across various craft areas. The School has campuses in London, Berlin, and Leeds.MetFilm School’s mission as an educational institution is to provide students with a practical, high-quality learning experience grounded in professional industry practice and preparation.
We provide rigging services in the UK for films, TV and advertisement. Metro Rigging is a highly specialised provider of rigging services in London and drape hires for films, TV and advertisement. We do rigging services, rigging equipment hiring, provide rigging labour and van hires for transportation in London, UK and to Europe.
Established in 2011, Mission is one of the world’s leading DIT and digital dailies services companies with an exceptional list of feature film and high-end drama credits. Coupling this with an exceptional video playback team and futuristic virtual production services, it offers comprehensive digital services to productions of all sizes.
We have been supplying the Film and TV industry, commercials and photographers for over 40 years.We offer a vast range of contemporary furniture and classics sourced from all over the world.If you can't see what you're looking for, please give us a call or visit us at our extensive showroom.
Founded in 2005, North West Design Studios became a limited company in 2008 and has continued to grow each year. We now provide media services to over 40 clients and have built hundreds of websites. Over the last decade, we have built up a loyal client base. From sole traders to multi-million-pound companies, we cover a diverse range of segments. Our clients include leading retailers in white and brown goods, clothing, home furnishings and travel as well as legal services and claims specialists.
Octink is a specialist producer of display graphics, site hoardings, signage, and interior solutions. We offer a unique nationwide service where our experience, knowledge and expertise combine to assist major brands and agencies with their marketing activations across all industry sectors.
Panavision is the world-class provider of end-to-end services and solutions that power the creative vision of filmmakers. With a global footprint and rich history, the Panavision group is driven by a passion for creative collaboration and technical innovation that keeps us at the forefront of the industry’s ongoing evolution.
Park Royal Design District Limited - PRDD Ltd (Company Directors: Bill Amberg, Henry Krokatsis) is a not-for-profit company delivering projects and activities that benefit the creative community of Park Royal. The Park Royal Design District Association is currently made up of 7 local people and has been set up to guide and steer PRDD's overarching vision, mission and to ensure that programming is representative and aligned with the needs of the local community.
Park Royal Studios is one of the leading hybrid studios and event hire venues in London.
Founded over 25 years ago byMakeup Artist Kate Benton. PAM is a space for Makeup Artists, run by MakeupArtists. Over the years PAM has strived to help makeupartists to be the best they can be – providing the right environment to enable a sharing of specialist ideas, in a non-competitive spirit. A makeup community that can freely use our facilities to practice skills or share them, through educational play days, an extensive back catalogue on YouTube, ‘Tuesday Tips’,and inviting experts in for short free demos. In short, providing a hub formakeup artists to explore, learn and purchase tools.
WHO WE ARE:Procam Take 2 is Europe’s leading digital cinematography and motion picture equipment hire facility, formed by the union of two trusted and well-established equipment rental outfits, Procam and Take 2 Films.Across our 30 year heritage, we have supplied filming equipment to many of Britain’s best-loved television series and feature films.
Housed in an industrial 50’s warehouse formerly occupied by Rolls Royce and acquired in a semi derelict state, its transformation was approached by the artist Henry Krokatsis as a large evolving sculptural work. It has been constructed using found and redundant materials, balancing functionality and subversion. The 12,000 sq ft space currently houses 22 purpose built artists’ studios, a not for profit project space and a 1000 sq ft roof terrace and event space.
We are specialists. We are the ‘go to’ Virtual Productionexperts for the Advertising and Content market offering bespoke and end to endsolutions. We are collaborative. We work with all the top UK agencies,production companies and post houses. We are on-site production partners forthe 2 leading VP stages in London. We are carbon neutral. We offer asustainable alternative to location shooting. We are Quite Brilliant.
RD Studios is one of the largest film production facilities in London, with over 45,000 ft² of studio space and a 36,000 ft² yard. Each stage door features a 4.5m wide by 6m entrance, enabling large set constructions to enter and exit the stages with ease.We offer five sound stages, each with their own hair and makeup facilities and green rooms. The stages feature perimeter draping rails and fully automated truss, meaning rigging work can take place at ground level, saving you time and money.
RDW Scenery Construction have served the TV, Film, Theatre and Entertainment Industries for 40 years producing high quality scenery. Our large workshop in Park Royal, West London enables our Clients to see their scenery come to life before delivery and installation on location or studio.We are part of the Stockyard Group who provide prop hire, transport, scenery recycling and storage services to the entertainment industries. RDW Scenery has a mixed talented permanent and freelance workforce providing Carpentry, Metalwork, Poly-Sculpting and Scenic Painting/Artwork services. Our CNC Router Cutter service allows us to cut complex shapes at a fraction of the time and cost from a simple PDF or vector file.
RML has gone from strength to strength and now house over 5000 products in stock within our 3130 square meter premises and currently employ an expert team of operational, technical and administrative staff. The installation of a Demonstration Room which simulates studio conditions provides an effective, usable space to demonstrate new lighting products, their effects and design. Richard Martin Lighting provides hire of quality lights, control desks, data cabling and professional lighting technicians to the industry.
Shoot Blue is a independent camera and lighting equipment rental house based in London, UK. We supply cutting-edge creative tools to cinematographers, filmmakers and digital content producers. Established in 2008 with just a single camera and two employees, over a decade later we have grown to where we stand today, with double digit numbers of both cameras and staff as well as facilitating several hundred client rentals every month.
We have been supplying the Film and TV industry, commercials and photographers for over 50 years and offer a vast range of contemporary furniture and classics sourced from all over the world.
The Soundhouse is one of London’s busiest and most experienced recording studio and post-production facilities.With seven new digital sound studios, we offer a comprehensive range of high quality, professional audio services to producers working in radio, television, drama, education, animation, spoken word, corporate and multimedia.We have 5 studios and 2 editing suites suitable from large cast dramas to single voice recordings.In addition we have a separate rehearsal room, and lovely relaxing areas to have something to eat, or simply rest between recordings.
STORYTELLING FOR CHANGE. We are an ecclectic mix of film and theatre makers, social scientists, researchers, youth practitioners, and creatives. We are synergised by our passion for change-making in the lives of young people and marginalised communities using data, storytelling, media, the arts, and music. We create films and theatre as an act of resistance, raising awareness, amplifying stories that need to be told, and offering platforms for catalytic conversations and system change.
We are a London-based hire company with over 10 years' experience, providing friendly and skilled crews across the UK’s Television and Film industry. We supply a range of reliable cutting-edge equipment for industry professionals working on documentaries, factual entertainment, commercials, reality programmes and television. We specialise in a variety of cameras, lenses, lighting, sound and grip equipment from distinguished industry brands such as Arri, Sony, Canon, GoPro, DJI, Red, Sachtler, Teradek, Kino Flo, Dedolight, Vinten, Lishuai, Porta-Jib, Varavon, Vocas and Sennheiser.
Established in 1979 and based in London and Bristol (UK), VMI is a sustainable, award-winning rental company who supplies digital camera packages for Features, Dramas, Commercials &Documentaries. Sony Venice, RED Helium, RED Gemini, Alexa Mini LF, Sony FX9, Canon C500Mk II, C300 Mk III, Blackmagic Pocket 6K, Panasonic S1H; Also Phantom VEO 4K super slow-motion & Canon ME20 super low-light cameras, plus lighting & grip.
Boutique post house in the heart of West London providing creative & innovative post production. We love what we do and we base our company culture on honesty and openness. We do our best to support the local community and we endeavour to develop and nurture outstanding technical, creative and client facing talent. We have a wealth of experience working across factual, documentaries, features, entertainment, commercials and branded content and we pride ourselves on our creative and collaborative approach to every project.
Meet Your Local IT Company. Reducing the risk of things going wrong gives you peace of mind and a stable platform to build your system on. It also leads to better results, lower overheads and a less stressful customer experience.
Garden Studios is currently the only large-scale film studio in central London, forming the nexus of a growing technology-enabled cluster of supporting businesses and educational institutions. We have 4 sound stages at Garden Studios, totalling 48, 025 sq. ft., 1 sound-treated stage totalling 11, 733 sq. ft, a virtual production stage 4,800 sq. ft, 3 virtual production training stages as well as an array of supporting spaces: from production offices, workshops, green rooms, costume and hair & makeup rooms and private meeting pods that overlook our canalside. We offer a flexible space that can work for a variety of TV and Film productions. Our current footprint is 300, 173sq.ft.
Established in 2004, Granger Hertzog specialise in high-quality and stylish contemporary furniture hire and prop rental for film, TV, commercials, photography and events.
We have created a thoughtful, inspiring space at our London showroom (60,000 square feet over 3 floors) and our collection can also be viewed and booked online. Efficient systems and great customer service are at the heart of everything we do.
TheLexi Cinema offers screen hires for all your private screening needs. Withaward-winning architectural design, The Lexi is a beautiful venue with twoscreens: a large 76-seat auditorium, or a 30-seat option for smallerscreenings. We're technically equipped for all audio-visual needs, with Dolbysound systems providing impressive audio. The Lexi is an extremely welcomingvenue - and as the UK's only sustainable enterprise cinema, we are committed todonating 100% of our distributable profits to charity. Located in Kensal Rise,we are just a short distance from Park Royal.
Brand new hotel in Park Royal, 100 yards from Park Royal Underground Station, 162 bedrooms, secure car park, and fitness centre available.