Rent a documentary shoot location in San Francisco, CA

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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

Bright SOMA loft. Ample natural light
San Francisco, CA
16

Located in the heart of SoMa, our 1000sq ft loft is bright and inspiring. Dramatic high ceilings create an artistic studio feel. Open floor plan with spacious living area perfect for workshops, company off-sites, breakout meetings, rehearsal space and photo shoots. There is ample metered...

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Modern Photo Studio
San Francisco, CA
234

Available 7-days a week | *See times listed below 8am-6pm Mon-Fri, 9am-6pm Sat-Sun A bright, creative, and inspired environment for your next photo shoot, video shoot, casting, workshop, or production meeting. Located in the North East part of San Francisco's Mission District the studio is...

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Vibrant and Whimsical Space with Stunning Views on Union Square
San Francisco, CA
96

...reviews The room is 500 sq ft with an additional 700 sq feet reception area. It is perfect for photovideo shoots, commercials, documentaries, interviews etc. National Geographic has filmed here their upcoming documentary about Silicon Valley produced by Huffington Post. This place is spacious and...

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San Francisco Roof Top Penthouse
San Francisco, CA
28

Available 7-days a week | 6AM-10PM $900 Venue Rental Minimum Our space is approximately 650 ft² indoors and provides a spacious 850 ft² outdoor wrap-around patio with elevator access to a dedicated foyer. This space is perfect for board meetings, receptions and team building events...

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Six Spacious, Professionally Equipped Light-filled Studios
San Francisco, CA
1

The six spacious, professionally equipped dance studios are available for weekday and weekend rentals. Our studios are ideal for off-site meetings, creative projects and planning, Company retreats, rehearsals, workshops, photo shoots, and film screenings. The spaces are dynamic, creative and unique. Each studio has marley...

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FiDi 50 Seat Theater Event Space
San Francisco, CA
25

Lounge and professional screening room. OPTIMAL USE OF SPACE - Live Sports - Event Screenings - Cocktail Parties - Receptions - Film Screenings FEATURES 50 Seat Theater with full Audio/Visual components 800 square foot Lounge - Large wet bar - Couches - Cocktail tables -...

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Modern Industrial Record Shop Event Space
San Francisco, CA
8

We are one of the most interesting and edgy spaces in SF. We are a record store & cafe with a thriving creative event space. Our space is wide open and has beautiful lighting with a modern industrial aesthetic. Concrete, steel, exposed brick and gorgeous...

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Lots of Light Mission Loft
San Francisco, CA
40

This charming 1500 ft. space is lit with 4 large closable skylights & warmed with large plank wooden floors and one brick wall making it a sweet mix of comfy and professional. The space offers robust Internet, kitchen and patio deck in the best part...

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Special: Creative Workshop/Meeting Space (1st Floor)
San Francisco, CA
5

...the facility. There are 4 restrooms in total and an ADA-compliant elevator if necessary. Great for: TV Series, Shoot, Dance Shoot, Documentary Shoot, Filming, Film Shoot, Film Studio, Filmed Interview, Kickstarter Video, Music Video, Promotional Video, Video Shoot, Video Studio, We Series Shoot, Concert...

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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