Why Shoot in South Australia?
Locations. Studios. Support.
Are you an independent filmmaker or television producer? You’ll be hard pressed to find a better place to base your next production than in South Australia. Stunning locations, Australia’s newest state-of-the-art studios, world-class crew and VFX businesses, and the support of the South Australian Film Corporation; Australia’s longest running government screen agency.
The right partnership. The right place.
At the SAFC we’ve been working closely with producers for more than 42 years. There’s simply no more experienced screen agency in Australia. By forming a co-production partnerships with an experienced SA producer you unlock our full suite of incentives thereby bringing real value to your project.
Full range of SA Locations within cooee of Adelaide
From spectacular, unspoilt salt lakes, “lunar” landscapes and expansive deserts, to dramatic coastlines and adaptable contemporary and heritage urban settings - the location possibilities in South Australia are endless. View our impressive range of wetlands, heritage, contemporary, futuristic, desert, coastal, rural and urban regions in our online Locations Gallery.
Our Locations Liaison Service provides you with tailored assistance, including capacity for compilation albums for each of your projects. As Australia's gateway to the outback, you’ll find unique locations within easy reach of Adelaide. Choose from SA’s world famous wine country just one hour east at the Barossa Valley, north to Clare Valley and south to McLaren Vale. Or travel to our world renowned Flinders Ranges and remarkable Coober Pedy. Kangaroo Island and our Limestone Coast offer stunning coastal scenery and the mighty Murray River is SA’s produce heartland.
And thanks to South Australia’s temperate Mediterranean-like climate, you can shoot pretty much all year round!
The beauty of Adelaide.
Adelaide delivers convenience, accessibility and affordability that other cities just can’t match. Its international airport offers direct access to South Australia’s distinctive locations. Basing your production at Adelaide Studios means you walk into a pre-prepped fully operational studio environment and plug into Cinenet high speed internet access, so you can get to work straightaway. In Adelaide, not only will you experience a film-friendly culture but the lowest production costs for living and accommodation of any Australian state capital.
*Adelaide ranked as the 5th most liveable city in the world on The Economist Intelligence Unit’s Global Liveability Report, 2014.
SA Crew second to none
Visit our comprehensive online Crew & Services Directory, which lists the credentials and contact details of our award winning professional crew. Our sound and post production visual effects companies have been on the world stage for decades. You'll find them listed in the Post Production VFX section of this comprehensive online directory. Plus if you’re looking for local SA businesses from which to hire equipment or engage for other production needs visit our Adelaide Studios Business Directory.
Adelaide Studios Perfect for television. Ideal for everything else.
Opened in August 2011 Adelaide Studios is housed in the magnificent grounds of the heritage listed Glenside Campus in Adelaide’s east, just 5 minutes from the CBD.
Adelaide Studios features purpose-built production and post-sound facilities including:
• sound stages (1000sqm & 400sqm)
• production rooms with Cinenet high-speed internet access
• ADR and Foley Studios
• Dolby Premier 7.1 Mixing Theatre
• Adelaide Studios Screening Theatre (100-seats)
Base your next production at Adelaide Studios and enjoy the benefits of working in state-of-the-art facilities backed by SAFC staff, with a direct link to the SA film industry.
TALK TO US:
You can reach us by phone on +61 08 8394 2000 or send us an email. That way we can talk directly with you about the endless possibilities South Australia offers your next film, television or digital project. We look forward to hearing from you.
Adelaide Studios, 226 Fullarton Road
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Adelaide Studios, 226 Fullarton Road