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Brick Manor Estate Property
Imposing Red Brick home on a hill with stamped concrete driveway with white balustrade entrance to a double door grand foyer. Large living room, proper dining room and superb kitchen area.
Lush backyard landscape with a koi fish pond and waterfall, oval shaped pool with trampoline, pool house, green room and pebbly parterre.
Modern, Bright and Relaxed Designer Home
Welcome to our bright and beachy designer home located in the Westchester neighborhood of LA, 10 minutes from Venice and Culver City. We've had the pleasure of hosting Zooey Deschanel, Marie Kondo, Parachute Home, Everlane, Mattel, Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, Macy's, Ouai haircare, among many others looking for a modern, warm and relaxed aesthetic.
Inside you'll find 1700 square feet of recently renovated space for shoots of all kinds. Enjoy immense natural light, high vaulted ceilings, a bright white and marble kitchen, a designer dining room that seats six, two full bathrooms with beautiful tile, smooth concrete and marble accents, a peaceful master bedroom with warm details, and French oak wide plank wood flooring throughout. The homeowner is a designer and prop stylist, so the home has many beautiful props to make your shoot seamless.
The back of the home has bi-fold doors that open up to a wraparound deck and built-in jacuzzi. The backyard is newly landscaped, with a grassy area, olive trees and native California grasses on one side, and decomposed granite with desert plants on the other. The lounge area has a modern fire pit and stucco built-in couch, backed by tall bamboo and adjacent honeysuckle wall.
Our 2-car driveway is convenient for loading/unloading production equipment and there is ample street parking on the adjacent streets with no parking restrictions.
Our home was featured on prominent interiors online destination, Domino Magazine: https://www.domino.com/content/100-layer-cake-calming-california-home-tour/
We recently listed our space and would love to be a part of your next project! Just a note on pricing: Our rates start at $185 per hour for a crew of 1-8, and $225 per hour for a crew size of 9-15. Please inquire for crew sizes over 15. The rate for overtime is 1.5x. Thank you!
I also just listed a larger event/photo shoot space in West LA designed in a similar fashion that is available for bookings: https://giggster.com/listing/clean-and-modern-event-space-and-photo-studio
24-hour Naturally Lit Multi-purpose Studio
***Rate varies between weekday & weekend. Please see full details on pricing below***
Designed as a multi-purpose space, this DTLA studio is offered as a production location for photo shoots, filmed interviews, commercial shoots, and more.
Featuring 1,900 sq ft of raw space, clean white walls, high ceilings, pillars & polished concrete floors, this professional urban space can be styled for a wide range of production activities & offers plenty of natural light ideal for shoots.
FEATURES & INCLUDED AMENITIES:
- 9' high ceilings, soundproof walls
- Floor-to-ceiling windows, east-facing
- Black-out capabilities
- Chairs, mirrors, wardrobe racks, steamer
- Smooth white walls & white brick walls for wide range of shoot concepts
- Site manager & staff to assist during your booking
- Refrigerator, restrooms
- Freight elevator for easy load-in/out
-WEEKENDS: $50/hr also Weekdays(5pm to close)
SPACE CAN BE USED FOR:
Photoshoot | Video Shoot | Apparel Shoot | Head Shots | Promotional Photoshoot | Product Shoot | Portrait Photoshoot | Filmed Interview | Audition | Casting | Client Meeting | Creative/Team Meeting | | Dance Studio | Etc.
Abandoned Venice Horror Church + Modern Office
An old, abandoned, retro looking church in the heart of Venice.
The location features a kitchen, two chapels, restrooms, four rooms including one very unique room with a bathtub in the closet – and tons of character.
Fast response times, easy scouting and knowledgeable, film-friendly site-reps.
Historic Hollywood Home w/ Large Yard & Parking
Historic East Hollywood home with well maintained interior. Wood floors, baseboards door trim all in good condition. Recently painted all white and landscaped backyard. I also own property next door for production/catering etc. 6+ car parking in driveway + parking next door. Close to 101 Freeway right off Melrose exit.
Can be rented together with adjacent property for production/staging area/extra parking
Mid Century Modern Home
Mid Century Modern Home with 3 BR + large home office, 2.5 BA in the hills, north of Ventura Boulevard. Recently remodeled this family home is ideal for filming. Beautifully decorated foyer with wallpaper, spacious family room and dining area, open concept home with white on white kitchen, large island and stainless steel appliances. Powder Room is accented with gold wallpaper and brass fixtures. Large kids bathroom with grey/white concept. Master Bedroom has a master closet with large bathroom and tub. White on white with brass accents and lantern tile shower. Guestroom is a good size with a beautiful view. Nursery is dusty pink with gray accents overlooking back yard. Front yard with lots of grass, 8 + car driveway and garage, back patio and over 12,000 sq foot of land. Come see it for yourself.
Light-filled 50s Mid Century Ranch - POST LOCKDOWN
STUDENT DISCOUNT AVAILABLE
1950 Remodeled Ranch style home between Van Nuys and Lake Balboa.
Good light. Large beautiful backyard.
Clean, light-filled spaces.
NOTE: Bedroom 2 is decorated as the music room
Yamaha Grand Style Clavinova Piano (CLP665). No white walls.
POLICY & TIME
12 hour bookings are flat fee and includes free overtime until 11:30pm that day. (unplanned overtime extra)
CLEANUP + STORAGE POLICY
For multiple day shoots that are contiguous, tear-down + cleaning NOT required UNTIL the end of final day. (Can leave setups overnight as long as pushed into corners to avoid accidents).
KITCHEN & APPLIANCES
Includes use of the kitchen and all kitchen items for staging (or cooking for that matter). Assuming you clean up afterwards.
ELECTRICITY & LIGHTING
Includes use of electricity. House is on solar panels so extra green!
One 40 amp outlet in kitchen.
Generator outdoors also OK.
Many of the rooms have dimmer switches for extra lighting control.
Music Room, Kitchen, Living Room, Dining Room.
DIGITAL SERVICES (included)
High-speed Wireless connection for producers.
Mid-speed Wireless for crew & guests
Laser Printer & Paper (Wireless + print from phone / tablet)
Our cars will be moved out of the garage prior to your shoot start! Crews have used that space for:
- Production HQ
- Crafty / Lounge on rainy days
- Equipment Storage (but we don't require teardown between days so..)
In Sunny California, the backyard is the perfect place to have lunch and breaks for crew.
TENTS + CHAIRS + TABLES for rent (SETUP optional)
Don't spend your time & money lugging this equipment to-fro.
2x - 10'x10' popup canopies with walls - $30/day/each
2x - 6'x30" folding tables - $5/day/each
12x - folding chairs 650 lb - $10/day/ALL
SETUP & TEARDOWN
$20 per tent - includes (tables and chairs setup)
Iconic NY Style 80's Loft Warehouse
We are one of the few true daylight studios in Los Angeles.
200 per hour with a 2 hour minimum.
1500 for a 10 hour day. All In.
Overtime. 300 per hour
Please make sure to contact FILMLA to inquire about any necessary permits your production may require. Commercial Film or Photo Shoots require a permit. Non commercial personal shoots, classes, script readings, or workshops do not require a permit but does require insurance. Permits are also necessary if you are planning on shooting any exteriors/rooftop/alley or backlot.
Since we have multiple stages please make sure that if you are rolling sound to book at least a week ahead of time to make sure we can coordinate with with any music videos that may be also trying to book on the same day inside the building. We always want to make sure you have no interruptions or sound issues when booking here.
We have two entrances, both require on flight of steps. PLEASE inform all your crew about this on your call sheet. We hate explaining we have no elevator to productions when they arrive. It is your responsibility to let everyone in the production know this as it is a very important piece of information that everyone should be aware of especially if you have large art department or grip that needs to load in.
Please make sure to have any and all necessary insurance for you production. Insurance Cert will be made out to H.Q. Avalon Studios. We must receive a copy of insurance cert before production begins.
Our regular hours are 6am to Midnight. Any production that exceeds 12AM will bump up to 300 an hour per hour after midnight.
Rooftop have a 20 person plus 350 pounds of gear maximum. It is a 1950's building we are in so the rooftop is made of WOOD not Concrete so for the safety of the crew please make sure to note this ahead of time before booking. Running, Jumping, Stunts prohibited.
8 cars and one truck guaranteed in the lot. Plenty of on street parking surrounding the building. Let all production be aware of this.
There is a a large lot next to us that can be rented if needed for large trucks and rv's. Inquire for pricing.
Main studio totals 3300 square ft. 1000 square ft separated Hallway and Basecamp production area.
Length is 75 ft
Width is 50 ft.
Ceiling is 19ft high.
Windows are 12 ft high windows that face west for amazing sunsets.
Client lounge on top of loft.
2000 square ft Rooftop Patio
Full Kitchen. 2 bathrooms. Make-up Hair Station.
Two entrances both require one flight of stairs.
The windows all face west. Sun hits the windows at 11am and sets at 430pm.
We are 10 miles east of LAX and 6 Miles south of downtown. We are the most central studio is Los Angeles.
POWER: 110 amp x 3 circuits with about 12 x 20amp household plugs.
We have a prop house on site with basically everything you need. Set Walls, Furniture, Wood etc.
Please inquire for details
We have an in house branding agency for any production needs or extra crew if you need.
Usually need a week in advance if you need to outsource any of our internal crew.
Art Department/Hair/Make-up/Wardrobe/DP's/Camera Operators/P.A.'s
Since we are on the 2nd floor 20x sandbags and a few grip items are included with your rental and are already on site.
Mountain View Basecamp
This eight acre property features a small home with amenities, a creek separating the front and back halves, a treehouse, and a few other aesthetically pleasing odds and ends. This property has been used as a base camp for productions, as well as a film and tv location in itself.
Mid-Century Modern Estate
Mid Century Modern Estate. Gated property, exclusive, private neighborhood to the stars. Located in culdesac with lots of parking. House is primarily glass on all sides. A truly rare gem of a home with a vivid experience of indoor outdoor living. Opening pricing shown here based on photo shoot 10 hour day, filming/commercials/music videos are more expensive: $2500 crew size 1-15 / $3000 crew size 21-25 / $3500 crew size 26-30. Over 30 crew is billed @ $150 per person. Site rep and permitting could be required. 1 bathroom avail for senior staff. Covered catering area, truck parking and large backyard. We charge a Scout deposit $100 non refundable which will be applied to rental (no look-y-loos). Only serious professional productions please / were film industry peeps. We do not offer discounted pricing for low budget productions :)