Production Infrastructure

  • BC’s comprehensive studio facilities ensure that every manner of facility is available to meet the full scope of production requirements. Purpose built, warehouse conversion, FX and broadcast stages – BC’s stage infrastructure features state of the art facilities with some of North America’s largest among its 100 stages, offering in house effects capabilities, production support buildings and a full range of amenities. 

    In 2021 Creative BC mapped over 2.5 million square feet of stage space with a network of stages ranging from 2,000 sq. ft. at their smallest to more than 120,000 sq. ft. at the top end of the scale, with a wide selection of stage specs in between. Whether its demanding special effects sequences, large set builds that are challenging for their sheer size, or the look of a specialized ‘location’, BC has the capacity to service the unique needs of over fifty productions at any given time. Need a western town, cobblestone street or hospital set? It is here, along with an array of technical support, built ins and options designed to streamline the production process. 

    Greater Vancouver - In the Zone Greater Vancouver- Outside the Zone
    Purpose Built Stages Converted Stages
    Converted Stages FX and Broadcast Stages
    FX and Broadcast Stages  

    Facilities located outside of Greater Vancouver  
    Converted Stages  

  • BC's equipment suppliers offer a comprehensive range of production equipment, encompassing the latest in technology and available at a moment’s notice. British Columbia’s motion picture industry is prepared to facilitate production from one end of a project to the other, with every conceivable motion picture production service at the ready.

    BC equipment suppliers are acknowledged throughout the world as being flexible, enthusiastic and innovative. A top notch selection of camera, grip & electrical equipment, audio visual and multimedia services, production support services, production offices, labs and post facilities are just some of the end to end capabilities that make BC a one stop center for production. Whatever your equipment requirements, you’ll find it in British Columbia.