GDN Studios is a full scale production infrastructure that can cater for any film project or event. We provide everything you
need to keep your project running smoothly and on budget.
Cameras and Lenses
From cinema cameras and landscape gear to night lenses, we work with the top production rental companies in Nigeria carrying the latest products. The equipment is well maintained and the product range available can cater to any occasion or project at every budget.
If a product you require is not available locally, then we will source it from our international partners. Whatever your needs, we will deliver.
Lighting and Services
An extensive range of lighting for film and TV productions, commercials, parties, and events are available from our inventory of equipment, accessories, fixtures, cables and power distribution needs obtained from leading brands.
These lighting services are skillfully handled by a crew of experts who will go the extra mile to deliver what your project needs.
We can supply a wide range of effects, whether it’s creating a range of environmental conditions or exciting pyrotechnics to complete your action shots, we do our best to deliver what your script requires.
Some capabilities offered include atmospherics, fire, pyrotechnics, explosions, bullet hits, armory, rain, fog, mechanical rigs, equipment hire and much more.
The effects technicians are also able to manufacture a variety of items utilizing materials including metals, plastics and acrylics. Our goal is to achieve the desired effects needed for your project.
Our goal at GDN Studios is to ensure you have an unparalleled production experience and this begins with the right personnel for your project to handle planning, administration, budgeting, scouting and scheduling for your project.
We have a passion for what we do, and our diverse and large number of production and distribution partners means that we can go the extra mile to make your project a commercial success. Our in-house team offers project management, technical support and service 24/7 to deliver your project on schedule and within budget.
When it comes to elevating your production to the highest standards – perhaps getting the right camera angle in the right filming environment or creating the perfect setting – then our grip services will be of value.
We offer a large inventory of scaffolds, lifts, dollies and cranes that you can rely upon for your desired shot – as well as the necessary crew support for reliable and safe rigging and installation. No matter what equipment your project requires, our staff is on hand to deliver and to help you execute on time and on budget.
Sound and Music
A full range of sound and music offerings can be provided along with any skilled professionals required. This includes audio equipment for hire, professional recording studios, voice-over recording booth, or sound set-up for an event.
Audio equipment for hire includes radio mics and shotgun mics, sound mixers and solid state audio recorders, recording accessories from shock mounts to boom poles and XLR cables, and much more.
Whether you’re making a romantic comedy, epic film or TV commercial, your project deserves the perfect track. We can help you source music from local artists as well as provide facilities equipped with talented composers to create your own masterpiece.
Hair and Makeup
You can access the top hair and makeup artists in Nigeria who have experience working for film productions, major fashion shows, and high profile individuals – from world famous models to film and TV celebrities.
From cuts to colour, styling, and getting camera ready, we have you covered. We provide the best hair and makeup talent for in-studio or on location services. If you don’t find what you’re looking for from our talented pool of local artists, we will help you comb the world until you find what you’re looking for.
A variety of soundproof studio facilities with the flexibility to meet production requirements on almost any scale. Ideal for full body, multiple talent green screen shoots, with depth to minimize green spill, and width to support multiple simultaneous camera angles.
The facilities come well equipped including Wi-Fi and make-up rooms – and are great for filmmakers, panel discussions, interviews, music videos, and more.
We provide the best talent and technology support needed to help you achieve the results you wish for.
When it comes to designing and producing world class events for a variety of organizations, sporting events, musical festivals and concerts, we offer full service capabilities and technical solutions.
Our extensive range of facilities include banquet halls, theatres and warehouse spaces providing you with the perfect locations for your event. We also offer temporary structure installments from marquees to domes.
Equipped with a team that has a deep knowledge of the local market and consumers, and with innovative producers who are dedicated to exceeding your goals and expectations, we will deliver more than you can imagine.
Generators and Cables
We provide generator and cable rental equipment as well as turn-key solutions to meet your project needs. These items come with on-site technicians and a dedicated rapid emergency response team.
The generators range from 20-600kVA, are soundproof and can easily be transported. We also provide a large stock of LV and HV cables – single core, multi core and connection units – to ensure we can fulfil power and project requirements.
There is a wide range of other equipment available ranging from air conditioners, to diesel storage, load banks and mobile screens. We supply these and much more to give your project the power it needs to reach its potential.
Fashion and Wardrobe
When you want to turn your ideas into works of art, then look no further than our collection of some of the top local fashion designers and clothing houses.
With an extensive range of ready-made local and international pieces, as well as the ability to create an array of costumes and textiles, your project will be dressed by good hands.
We also offer wash and dye facilities, alterations, made to order pieces and specialty items. Designers and tailors are on hand to cater to your project needs in a timely manner with high quality results.
Transportation and Security
In partnership with the top transportation and security companies, we make getting from point A to point B a secure and efficient journey, whether it’s by land, sea or air.
Our security partners have managed complex assignments from large events to high profile celebrities and politicians. You can rest assured with our extensive and reliable transportation and security services.
Cast and Crew
Access a crew of seasoned veterans, with a strong local knowledge, for in studio and on location shoots. Whether it’s a Director, DoP, videographer, gaffer, sound operator or a production driver, you will have a professional, friendly and dedicated team on hand.
From ‘A’ list profiles to crowd scenes, we facilitate casting for film, TV, commercials and the photographic industries. We can also obtain stars and talent from Nollywood as well as other sports and entertainment profiles.
Food and catering services covering a wide range of local and international tastes as well as any special dietary needs. All meals and craft services will be taken care of to your specifications.
Full range of photography studios services
Craft shops with artifacts, hand-picked accessories and a range of quirky items. Craft services are also available.
Marketing and promotional services including marketing content creation, media buying, adverts & commercials, press briefing, media launch services and much more.
Please contact us if there are any custom services that you require and our team will make it happen.