Green Filmmaking Resources
We're thrilled that you're committed to implementing sustainable practices for your production! At this time, we're not available for on-set services for independent and student productions. However, the following are resources and recommended sustainable practices that can be implemented on your set.
Reusable Water Bottles for a Plastic-Free Set
Subject to availability in our Los Angeles office, EcoSet donates 17 oz. stainless steel water bottles previously used on our clients' sets. Email our Reuse Department to inquire about current stock.
Receive Free Reusable Materials in Los Angeles
At EcoSet's Materials Oasis, Construction and scenic materials, discards, scraps and creative cast-off's from commercial shoots are a valuable resource to local non-profits, artists, filmmakers, theaters, builders and reuse enthusiasts. EcoSet's Materials Oasis in Los Angeles is a source of abundance for many who come for free materials and inspiration for their projects.
See photos of donations and materials that have been recirculated into the local community and re-imagined into new uses. Please like us on Facebook!
On an appointment-only basis, we allow artists to peruse the shelves of our Materials Oasis to select free materials including: wood, MDF, set walls, lighting expendables, foam core, visqueen, duvetyne, fabrics, construction builds, styrofoam, and much more!
Green Production References
The following are resources that will help guide you in sustainable practices for many aspects of pre-production, principal photography, and post-production. (Click on the image to view or download the corresponding guide.)