47,500 sq feet of Creation Space! Ironbound Film and Television Studios offers facilities for television, motion picture and digital media productions. It is the only studio or stage in the New York Metropolitan area with onsite sleeping and living rooms and lofts for cast and crew. Our customer service mission is to provide a ‘distraction-free’ environment to let you focus on creation. We’re flexible enough to let you bring your own gear or use your preferred equipment provider.
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Offering full-service support spaces and stages for crews of up to 120 people, the studio serves the North New Jersey, New York Metropolitan areas. Ironbound Studios is the only Stay-and-Shoot™ studio facility (zoned residential so cast and crew can live at the studios) in the United States that offers affordable, fully serviced, managed and furnished residential accommodations, ideal for long-term shooting schedules and productions that need to house talent on site.
The 37,800 square foot main facility includes studios (stages ranging from 7,300 to 500 square-feet insert studios), production lofts, offices, conference rooms, bathrooms with showers, commercial kitchens, loft apartments and a spacious sky-lit atrium which serves as a catering venue and central court.
The facility hosts a 3-phase, 3,000 amp electrical service that is ample for all lighting requirements. Air conditioning is plentiful and the stages cool quickly. The facility offers complete climate control throughout.
IFTS is located in Newark’s Ironbound District, less than a 30-minute drive to Manhattan. The studio is situated two blocks from all major highways and is within a 10-minute drive to Newark International Airport. The urban neighborhood location features restaurants and coffee shops, and a corner bus stop access to Newark Penn Station. It also features convenient access to local hardware supply retailers and some of the largest production equipment suppliers on the East Coast. The New Jersey location also boasts a world-class workforce of local professional production personnel available for any type of production.