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Martini Film Studios Acquires Lighthouse Pictures

As part of its expansion into service and original production in film and TV, the full-service facility Martini Film Studios has acquired a majority stake in Lighthouse Pictures, the Vancouver-based production company helmed by industry leaders Jamie Goehring  and Shawn Williamson. The deal will see Lighthouse Pictures’ current management and production teams remain at the company.

The Emmy-nominated producer Shawn...

Micro-Credential Motion Picture Training Graduation

Martini Film Studios has once again collaborated with InFilm and North Island College to host in-person practical training at our Studios. This round of 12-week courses were offered from December 5, 2022 through to March 3, 2023, and targeted students skills in:

  • Lighting, which involves assisting, developing and safely executing lighting schemes on-set;
  • ...

Zero Emission Commercial Vehicles in Film

Today, we had the privilege of hosting the BC Trucking Association for their Low & Zero Emission Commercial Vehicle Summit. Media, government, and academia walked through Studio A and had the chance to “kick the tires” of the next generation of medium- and heavy-duty vehicles.

“Helping our industry to make the switch to low and zero-emission vehicles is imperative...

Martini Town Family Day

Martini Film Studios hosted over 400 industry members and their families at our inaugural Martini Town Family Day. On Saturday, September 24th, guests enjoyed an afternoon strolling through our very own Big Apple while creating memories with their family.

Thank you, everyone for coming out and touring Martini Town, our self-contained New York City...

Martini Film Studios CEO Gemma Martini Elected to Chair of the Motion Picture Production Industry Association of BC

Martini Film Studios Founder and CEO Gemma Martini steps into the Chair position for the Motion Picture Production Industry Assn. of BC (MPPIA), elected at the Association’s Annual General Meeting of June 23 where the full 2022-23 Board of Directors was confirmed.

Gemma will lead on MPPIA’s 2022-23 strategic plan in collaboration with Board colleagues who together represent the spectrum...

Our solar panel array is LIVE!

Martini Film Studios is now harnessing the power of the sun and providing a zero-carbon sustainable power supply for our operations and the productions we host.

On the roof of Studio A, we have installed a solar array with 78 panels that can generate up to 54,000 kilowatts of clean electricity. This system will supplement the clean...

Netflix Renews Partnership with Martini Film Studios

NETFLIX EXTENDS LEASE AGREEMENT WITH MARTINI FILM STUDIOS

  • Netflix is extending its lease agreement with Martini Film Studios in Langley, British Columbia for an additional five years.
  • The lease extension will provide the company with continued access to eight stages and more than 260,000 square feet of total space.
  • Recent Netflix productions filmed at Martini Film Studios include Space...

Martini Film Studios Subscribes to Renewable Natural Gas Provided by FortisBC

Martini Film Studios is pleased to announce its entire studio is now operating on Renewable Natural Gas (RNG). The Langley-based studio is the first film studio in British Columbia to sign up for this carbon-neutral energy innovation supported by FortisBC, one of the province’s largest energy providers.

Renewable Natural Gas is derived from biogas, which is produced from decomposing organic...