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Evangeline M.

Excellent experience! Ken was a wonderful host and the space was ideal for my documentary interviews! Will definitely use again

Caroline O.

We shot a stylized documentary in this space. We had a wonderful, streamlined experience. The hosts were incredibly accommodating and kind. Would shoot here again

Featured documentary shoot locations

Comfortable meeting room near Penn Station
New York, NY
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Our 700sqft meeting room is located in the heart of Fashion District, Manhattan. The meeting room features a sofa, a bar table, and a pantry with coffee machine, which is perfect for meetings and workshops. Additional stools can be added upon requests. The studio is...

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Bright Downtown Production Loft
New York, NY
30

Bright Downtown 1,000 square feet loft (21' by 48') with a beautiful brick wall, exposed beams, full kitchen and great light. Gorgeous space at South Street Seaport, direct access to the street, great brick wall, wood beams, 14 ft ceiling, wood floor. The open space...

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Meeting/Screening Room in Chelsea
New York, NY

Located in the heart of Chelsea, our soundproof 600 square foot meeting/screening room is multifaceted. It’s great for filming interviews, having meetings, screenings, table reads and auditions. The room is fully soundproofed, and features a green screen kit, blackout blinds. And there is a large...

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Well Equipped Large Production Space in Historic NOHO
New York, NY
37

...proficient and attentive technical crew to execute your vision. Whether it's a private celeration, a team-building workshop, or a documentary film shoot, we know that your event is a direct reflection of your rand, and we will do everything we can to ensure...

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Chelsea Artist's Studio/Work Space
New York, NY
18

...of room to spread out. Conveniently located at the heart of Chelsea, this is a great spot for photo-shoots, videography, interviews, documentaries, production meetings, rehearsals sponsor readings and any other production purposes. Featuring: • WiFi included • On site Manager • Catering allowed • Projector ($20) • Flexile furniture...

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East Village Black Box Theater
New York, NY

This space is an eclectic off Broadway black box theater space with up to 50 seats. The 600 Sq. foot venue is available for theatrical productions, concerts, readings, showcases, film shoot location, special events and rehearsals. As you can see from the pictures, the space...

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Windowed Great Room Steps from Central Park
New York, NY
11

Modern doorman building on famed Harlem Restaurant Row, a 3 minute walk to Central Park, two express subway stops away from Times Square. Meticulously clean, warm, with experienced hosts. Great room (living room, dinning room, and kitchen) is 505 sf. Additional dressing room when requested...

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East Village Rustic Cottage in the Sky w/ Fireplaces and Outdoor Space
New York, NY
3

...vie changes to a charming winter cabin - in NYC! Our space is perfect for: Product shoots Fashion shoots Filmed interviews Commercial photoshoots Documentaries Film shoots The space is mostly empty (unfurnished), but can be equipped with a grand piano, and has a "breakout room" lounge...

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Speakeasy Style Loft in Midtown for Film and Production Events
New York, NY
24

My warm, comfortable and handsomely decorated 3,000 square foot space boasts everything you need for production or film shoot. The venue features state-of-the-art audio/visual equipment, built in music (noise never an issue, we have no neighbors) comfortable vintage styled seating, bar station, full kitchen, game...

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03/19/2018
Evangeline M.

Space: Rustic 375 Sqft Greenpoint Creative Photo/Video Studio

Excellent experience! Ken was a wonderful host and the space was ideal for my documentary interviews! Will definitely use again

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08/17/2018
Caroline O.

Space: Charming Loft with Manhattan View and Exposed Brick

We shot a stylized documentary in this space. We had a wonderful, streamlined experience. The hosts were incredibly accommodating and kind. Would shoot here again

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10/10/2017
Kristine A.

Space: Tribeca Artist's Parlour/Lounge/Meeting room

Great space. Very nice folks and great communication. Looks just like the photos. We used it for interviews for a documentary - no issues with audio, pretty quiet space. Would use again

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06/22/2018
Anna R.

Space: Sawmill Studio Loft

We were in need of a stylish space to film an interview for an upcoming documentary and the Sawmill Studio was perfect for our needs. There is ambient noise from the highway but it was not problematic at all for our audio. The loft is perfect if several interviews need

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03/15/2018
Zack S.

Space: Multipurpose Meeting & Therapeutic Space on Quiet East Village Street

Great space. I was shooting an interview for a documentary. We were there in the middle of a weekday and it was very quiet. Joseph is very nice and helpful

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08/11/2017
Nermin S.

Space: 650sq' Downtown Oakland's premier PROFOTO Photo / Video Production Studio

We rented the space for filming a day long workshop for a documentary project. Leon was an amazing host. He has wide-variety of equipment for use that comes with the rental agreement. He was very generous with his time, letting us use his equipment and also offered his expertise

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10/15/2017
Julie Q.

Space: Bright Converted Warehouse Space

This space was perfect to host a comfortable and homey documentary screening and oyster shucking workshop. Seating was perfect for about 20 people (could fit 24 very easily) and Apple AirPlay set up made it technically drama free. Casson was a great host and I would definitely rent again

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09/21/2017
Nick A.

Space: Fully Equipped Photo Studio

The space worked out great for our documentary interview shoot. Patrick was very accommodating

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08/12/2018
Timothy R.

Space: Large DTLA Industrial Loft

there. Cool space with great natural light, AC, plenty of props, and a dressing room. We recorded a sit down interview for a short documentary

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04/20/2017
Claire M.

Space: Downtown Theater for Off-sites

maintained, clean. Equipment: I honestly had everything I needed, Matt provided my AV AND set it up in advance for me. I played two documentaries and had 0 glitches. I met up with Matt a week in advance in person to discuss my needs, I would recommend doing this. Bar

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02/02/2018
Colin M.

Space: Duplex Loft with Plenty of Sunlight

We used the space to film a sit down interview for an upcoming documentary. The space was open, unique, and full of natural light. Jeff was incredibly professional. Would absolutely recommend working with him

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03/06/2018
David R.

Space: Spacious NYC Brownstone

used this space for some filmed interviews for a documentary series. Ray was super helpful from scouting to the day of the shoot. The space looked great and we were able to get two beautiful, distinct looks from it. It was a pleasure working with Ray and filming at this

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03/08/2016
Sophie B.

Space: 1910 Craftsman in Country Club Park

We used Jeremy's place to film an interview for a documentary. Jeremy was incredibly helpful and both cast and crew were very happy with the location

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03/27/2018
Darin T.

Space: Unique Industrial Studio with Cyclorama, Exposed Brick walls, Natural Light and AC

shot two days here for a documentary project. The space is absolutely as advertised and was perfect for my needs. Street parking was fairly easy to find on both days. Fay and Ching are excellent communicators and I look forward to booking this space again in the future

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07/26/2017
Joe O.

Space: Fully Equipped Production Studio with Lighting Kits, Green Screen & More

only provided us with space, but had lights set up and ready to go. We are in Los Angeles from Texas working on a documentary (rondoandbob.com) and quickly needed a space for an interview with a major film director. Thanks, Steve, for saving the day

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06/30/2017
Kristine A.

Space: Contemporary Loft-Style Studio, 1900 sq ft Near Warner Bros, Disney, etc.

This space is great! We conducted interviews for a documentary and it was so easy. Lots of room, ability for multiple set ups, and surprisingly pretty quiet for the location. Worked out great for us. Brad was awesome, very responsive and super helpful! Would definitely rent again

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06/19/2017
Lis B.

Space: Production Space

Great space! Shot some interviews for a documentary. We found a quiet space with very helpful and friendly staff

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02/07/2018
Noah A.

Space: Elegant, 1911 loft-like space with antiques

The space was absolutely fantastic. Beautifully decorated, easily accessible, and the host was extremely considerate. We shot an interview and documentary b-roll in the multiple rooms, which allowed for a variety of looks. Definitely would recommend this space

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08/28/2017
Kristine A.

Space: West 42nd Street Photo Studio with high ceilings and great natural light

Daphne was lovely - very responsive and answered all of my questions. The space was as advertised. We did an interview there for a documentary and it was very quiet. Would definitely use again

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11/22/2016
Raza N.

Space: Modern Tribeca Loft

Space was a great, very versatile and spacious. Great for a documentary interview. Layla was accommodating and very easy to work with