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Mad Men Mid-Century Modern
My home is a 1950's Mid Century house, the furniture and landscaping match the time period. Great for filming! Open airy, bright and comfortable. I have pent a lot on the art and furniture, its awesome!
I have a open garage for equipment
~ Cleaning Fee: $135.
Place was recently cleaned and "all" surfaces have been anti-bacterially cleaned every week! :)
Old spacious home retains most of its original 1900's characteristics; stained woodwork, vintage wall paper, period lighting, and bath fixtures. Located near Port O' call and downtown.
Site rep required for students
Suburban home with wood decor living room
Classic 1950s style house on quiet suburban cul de sac. Stained wood exterior, warm looking interior decoration, record collection.
Colorful Spanish Church with Ornate Altar
Check calendar for availability.
Great for weddings this small, but beautiful church has an amazing altar and decorations. Also nice garden and banquet hall.
Fairytale-style storybook house in Eagle Rock
The storybook architect-designed house is a unique structure in an exclusive location set on a prominent location with amazing light from sunrise to sunset. Almost every room in this two story house from 1923 has carved wood fixtures, hewn stone, stone inlay and/or stain glass windows. Unique original features such as 3-D relief murals, nine built-in sconce lights adorned with floral touches. The most striking room is the entryway, with a 11-foot tall arts and crafts-inspired arched stain glass window. The entryway ceiling is over 25 feet tall and features a Juliet balcony and a "Norman Village" with external features on the inside of the entryway.
Some of the long-time neighbors still call the house "The Good Will Hunting House" since Matt Damon and Ben Affleck rented the house from a previous owner during the time they were working on their award winning screenplay. We like to think that there's still a lot of creative energy remaining in the house.
The French architect, Jean-Louis Egasse put it best when asked in 1923 where he got inspiration, “In this particular instance, Norman lines, such as were left by the descendants of the Vikings, following their peregrinations of an ante-mediaeval period, were the main source of inspiration. Saxony and Northern Italy were also borrowed from in carrying out the exterior. The curves and arches, although not symmetrical, are all geometrically related, in order to create an ensemble of harmonious lines suggestive of spiritual truths.”
We are familiar with film shoots. We have had 50 film/media projects since 2017.
Mid-Century // 70's Southern California Pool Home
The Valley Capri is a private residence that features the quintessential vintage California aesthetic and Palm Springs pool vibes.
**Rate listed is for low-impact Still Photography projects with a crew less than 10. We offer test rates, low-impact handheld video, and standard film rates. Please inquire about your project for correct rates.
Built in 1953, The Valley Capri has been restored from the ground up, bringing it back to it's glory days in the 70's of North Hollywood.
Within the 1,700 sq ft single-story floor plan, you can find an array of backgrounds that suit your retro theme or time piece project. Everything in this property is authentic and true to the decade -- making it a unique location with access to a plethora of 50's - 80's references that would be near impossible to rent or recreate for a single shoot.
The backyard teleports you to a poolside getaway featuring cactus-lined white washed walls, striking 8x20 ft. breeze block wall, mid century lounge chairs and patio sets. Covered patio surrounded with hanging plants and bohemian shell hangers . Furthest corner of the yard features a wood burning malm with 70's spectrum patio dining furniture and a smaller breeze block section. Back and front yards are lit most of the day due to south facing position of the home.
There is one open room used for HMU, wardrobe, and rest area. Provided in that space is seating, folding tables, and a rolling rack.
Due to the delicate and irreplaceable contents of our home, we do not offer any other spaces indoors to set up HMU, wardrobe, or hold non-working bodies and equipment.
The entire property works as a hot set and is best suited for low-impact, still photo shoots with minimal equipment and crew.
For larger productions and video rates, please inquire within regarding rate and accommodation requirements for larger crews.
We have a 1987 White El Camino, 1965 Gold Dodge Dart, and 1978 Dodge American Clipper RV on the property that are available for rental. Please inquire within as these are not included in the hourly rate and will not be available for shooting without rental.
Spacious contemporary home w/pool and gazebo
This Stevenson Ranch home is a large property with beautiful mountain views. It has 5 bedrooms, 3 baths, and a double car garage. Large tropical backyard with an updated pergola covering a large patio area. Private pool with waterfall, bbq and a beautiful new gazebo with tv and fan. Five mature, fully grown palm trees throughout the back yard as well as seven palm trees in the front yard. The backyard is generously sized to allow for catering, equipment storage, etc, yet still, has room for filming.
Inside we have bright, light-filled rooms. Large, updated open kitchen with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. A large open area that encompasses the kitchen and living room. The living room has an updated fireplace with stone tiles and mantle. Light wood floors throughout the home.
Open upstairs loft with two gaming televisions and mountain views. Large and light master bedroom with attached bathroom. Master, guest bedroom and office can also be used as cast waiting rooms.
A side entrance allows easy access for crew and equipment. Three bathrooms are available for cast and crew.
There are several large street parking areas nearby. There is also a big paved lot (1/4 mile away) at the end of Poe Parkway that is used for film crew/truck parking often. Previous productions have used this lot with a shuttle that runs down to our neighborhood (1 min. drive).
Nvisionate Studios - Standing Sets From $89/hr
NOTE: Please contact us for availability prior to sending a booking request, as the calendar on Giggster is not used, due to constant scheduling changes. Thank you!
Our studio is a 7000 sq. ft. sound stage with multiple standing sets! Rates include access to our entire studio (all standing sets), and basic lighting & grip package.
White Cyc / Green Screen
Apartment / House Set
Office (Cubicles & Management)
Jail Cells & Hallway
Hospital Room & Hallway
Bar / Cafe
Judge's Bench & Witness Stand
Press Conference Backdrop
7000 Sq. Ft. Stage
Air Conditioning / Heat
140-Amps Dedicated Power (20A Circuits)
Free Wi-Fi (300 Mbps)
Garage & Side Loading Doors
Green Room / Kitchenette
Makeup / Wardrobe Room
Furniture & Decor
Free Grip Gear Usage & Lighting Kit
Zen Garden Home by Universal & Hollywood
I welcome you for your great shoot and look forward to meeting you!!
The space: my home is 2 bedroom + 2 bath (1050sqf) with a peaceful back garden (5000sqf). If you need a cozy home with a zen garden this is the place for you!!
I welcome you in my lovely, quiet, smoke-free home in North Sherman Oaks.
When you book this home, you will also have access :
-large 5000sqf Zen Garden, with coy pond
-plentiful and safe free street parking
I will be more than happy to host your production.
Absolutely LOVE the film industry (have worked in it), and I enjoy hosting people from all over the world!!
I am a twice TEDxSpeaker, Coach & Mindset Effectiveness Expert - I speak on college campuses on date-rape awareness & sexual assault prevention with www.CollegeSpeakingWithPina.com - Most of all I am the proud "mom" of Wellington the GoldenDoodle :) He's hypoallergenic and an extremely well behaved service animal, very sweet, super smart & a great listener (not a barker, so no worries for your sound guy).
We will both welcome you, show you the place, then be discreet during your shoot. As I work from home, and I am easily reachable and available, just a message away for any questions you might have. I like to be fast and helpful.
We have had several shoots at this property (not listed on Giggester). So long as our rates work for you, and you have production insurance, we look forward to your scout, and your wonderful shoot!!
Blue House w/ the Green Door - Hollywood - Pool
Tucked away right where Hollywood meets West Hollywood, the Blue House with the Green Door is close to everything but away from the noise.
Great for film shoots, TV shows, web series, music videos, photo shoots, documentaries, instructional videos... whatever your shoot is there's something here for you.
Looking to have an event here? Perfect for your birthday or graduation, engagement or wedding reception, baby or bridal shower, reunion or anniversary. Planning a mixer, pop-up, off-site or corporate party? How about a brunch, luncheon, or dinner? Create a special night for your marriage proposal. Celebrate the life of a loved one. Present a screening of your latest film, music video, web series or TV show... The Blue House with the Green Door has hosted all of these event types and more.
Production bookings are for the whole property. Event bookings are for the backyard only (includes studio space and outdoor bathroom). If desired, the kitchen is available for events for an additional fee.
Located near tons of bars, restaurants & shops within walking distance on Melrose Ave in the Fairfax District, many events coordinate an afterparty at a nearby spot or - it's very convenient and adds another layer to your event. It also can help you quickly and easily get the additional shots you need for your production.
With a lot size of 6400 sq ft, the backyard is very spacious. With a fence on one side of the property and a wall on the other your have the ability to create different backdrops for your scenes.
The main home has different siding then the detached studio space which lends itself to creating multiple locations out of the space.
A large driveway area in the front allows for 4 vehicles to be parked or can fit a cube truck holding all of your equipment.
Your rental is for the backyard only. Your guests enter through the side gate entrance.
SPACIOUS BATHROOM... includes a full size mirror for wardrobe changes and is ADA compliant for handicapped guests.
LARGE STUDIO SPACE... 350 sq ft multifunctional space that be kept enclosed to play louder music or have it open up to the patio and set up an eating area or various activities for your guests.
BAR AREA... includes 3 ice coolers and lots of counter space.
FIRE PIT... please provide synthetic firelogs (like Duraflame) for burning
OUTDOOR SOUND SYSTEM
POOL & HOT TUB... the deep end of the pool is 5' deep (diving and jumping not allowed). The shallow depth is great for large groups to gather and hang out in the pool and lends itself perfectly for a game of volleyball (not provided). There is also a baja shelf for lounging and relaxing for guests who don't want to get much more than their feet wet, as well as a great area for children (lifeguard rental required for events with children using pool). The hot tub provides bench seating for your guests and can fit 10-12 guests comfortably with more seated along the perimeter.
NOTE: Host is always on the premises.
Front driveway can fit a cube truck or 4 vehicles. Lots of free parking on surrounding blocks. Parking lot and valet service conveniently located directly across the street.
Fire pit (you provide the firewood)
Heated Pool & Hot Tub (up to 8 hours... additional rate for more time)
- $200 for heating of just the pool
- $75 for heating of just the hot tub
- $250 for heating of pool & hot tub