Front Street Pictures is a vertically-integrated production company based in Vancouver, British Columbia. It provides a full range of production services in addition to developing and producing original content. The company and its work has been recognized with many awards in the past decade, including multiple Emmys.
Front Street Pictures completes film projects from start to finish, on-time and on-budget, overseeing all aspects of the filmmaking process. Its highly trained staff and film crews create an efficient and dynamic working environment, on and off set. The company’s vertical integration and consistent level of production activity year-round allows it to offer its partners optimal pricing for services and equipment.
Front Street Pictures is one of Canada’s leading independent production companies. With an eye on the global marketplace and international co-production opportunities, the company also develops and produces original scripted series, independent films and television movies for audiences around the world. Working with established and emerging talent, Front Street aims to create compelling and cutting edge media content.
Front Street Pictures’ studio is located five minutes from downtown Vancouver. The building houses production and executive office spaces, editorial suites and conference rooms, as well as storage and workspace for wardrobe, props, set/dec and other departments. Front Street is also affiliated with one of Western Canada’s leading full-service post production companies, Side Street Post, whose state-of-the-art facility is housed in the studio building.
Front Street Pictures facilitates access to the tax credit incentive programs of Canada and British Columbia. The company works closely with producers, networks and distributors to prepare accurate budgets, schedules, and tax credit analyses, reflecting real costs and savings. In addition to these financial services, Front Street provides loan guarantees, bridge financing, currency services, tax credit and year-end filings, residual analyses and processing, project delivery and secure storage of masters and other delivery materials. Thanks to close relationships with leading Canadian financial institutions, Front Street is uniquely positioned to provide the most competitive loan rates and processing costs.