Opening In Phases
Repurpose 137,000 SF creative design facility to include:
LEVEL 1 - MAIN
Two Soundproof Production Sound Stages (17,000 SF and 12,800 SF) - 20’ H
Mill and Paint Shop (14,000 SF)
Flex, Set Dec / Props / Storage (10,000 SF)
Wardrobe with Dye and Laundry (10,100 SF)
Production and Executive Offices (15,000 SF)
Indoor Atrium with Park-Like Setting, Skylights and Kitchen / Commissary / Dining Areas
LEVEL 2 - MEZZANINE
32,000 SF for Long-Term Tenant Office and related businesses such as production satellite offices, post-production, animation, VFX, etc.
50-seat Common Use Presentation Theatre with Multi-Media Crestron Technology (1,500 SF)
- Two new purpose built clear span sound stages with 40’ height clearance (2x - 15,000 SF)
Who We Are
Features (Phase 1 & Phase 2)
- 9 acre site
- Central heating and air conditioning throughout
- High velocity air extraction
- Freight elevator
- Both dock level and street level loading doors
- Large meeting rooms with multi-use flexibility
- Outdoor common courtyard area with fire pits and barbecue
- Abundant space for outdoor storage
- Ample space for trucks and large circus parking
Why Big Sky Studios?
Robust Tax Incentives
The “Film and Video Production Tax Credit” is the most competitive in North America with up to 65% on Manitoba labour, or up to 38% on eligible all spend expenditures.
Wide variety of natural spaces and authentic locations, from turn-of-the-century architecture, to charming country villages, sprawling prairies, rolling hills, sandy beaches, thick forests,
rugged wilderness, and one of the largest fresh water lakes in the world that easily ‘doubles’ as the ocean.
Manitoba is a welcoming film-friendly community with well-developed infrastructure and easy-to-obtain filming permits, world-class production labor, and highly-skilled professionals who love what they do.
Imagine the efficiency of having everything run under one roof and the increased productivity!
Big Sky Studios is an innovative media campus / full-service motion picture production facility that services all productions, BIG and small.
Central North American Location
Close to the exact longitudinal centre of Canada, Winnipeg is equally accessible from New York on the east coast, and Los Angeles on the west.
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