Create your next commercial campaign with Avalon Studios

“Avalon has it all, shooting at the Studios you realise and value how much the existing infrastructure can benefit any Production. You get so much more than a box”.

–  Iris Weber of Batch Film


  • Unashamedly we provide Air conditioned/Heated Acoustically Sound proof Studios, which have seamless concrete polished floors designed for Dolly tracking, every Studio has ease of access via sound locked doors, they’re big enough for a small truck to drive through, while above there are purpose-built strengthened Grids & Cat walks, with anchorage and pick points there’s compressed air, water & ample power in every Studio.
  • The Studios link to our Scenic Workshop which is fully equipped, with ample construction space with a Paint Spray Booth, a Welding Bay, Machine Shop. Immediately adjacent, across the corridor to the Studios are furnished Production Offices with photocopiers, Lounges, Meeting rooms, Kitchens with capable proficient “Technical” Support along with fast internet.
  • Wardrobe, Laundry Facilities & Make Up Rooms, Artist Rooms, Green Rooms
  • Privacy & Security are a given priority. There’s free parking close at hand parking with power outlets.
  • We’re Connected & Fixers, and we’re certainly not afraid to get our hands dirty when its needed.
  • If needed there’s a Backlot.  We even have a ‘Gym & Swimming Pool’ for those who want to work out.
  • And yes we are “Green” conscious when it comes to rubbish removal/recycling.
  • Don’t be afraid to ask for the unexpected as you might be surprised by what we have tucked away e.g. Car revolves, Boxed Truss, JL Fisher Booms, Stanton Jimmy Jibs/Hot Heads, Vinten Quattro Pedestals, Star Curtains, Mirror Balls, the list is endless!

‘Infiniti QX50 Car Ad’ EXIT Films/Reset pic c/- Nektar

‘PlayStation Ad’ EXIT Films/Reset

Car shoot in Studio 11 – Avalon Studios


  • Ad: ROLEX
    PC: Park Pictures
    D: Lance Acord
    DOP: Emmanuel ‘Chivo’ Lubezki
    CA: Wunderman Thompson
    PS: Batch Films
  • Ad: PlayStation Fearless
    PC: EXIT Films
    D: Garth Davis
    DOP: Greig Fraser
    CA: BBH New York
  • Ad: Infiniti QX50
    PC: EXIT Films/Reset
    D: Joseph Kosinski
    DOP: Claudio Miranda
    CA: 72andSunny
  • Ad: Holden Heist
    D: Noah Marshall
    CA: AJF Partnership
  • Ad: Police 105
    PC: Stanley St
    D/DOP: Darryl Ward
  • Ad: Kiwibank Independence
    D: Robert Sarkies
    CA: Assignment Group
  • Ad: Huawei P9
    PC: RSA Films/Black Dog Films
    D: Baillie Walsh
    CA: Havas Media
    PS: Honey Productions
  • Ad: Huawei P9
    Photographer: Mario Testino
    CA: Havas Media
    PS: Big Pictures
  • Ad: UNICEF ‘Make My Future Fair’
    D: Rob Appierdo
    CA: SAS
  • Ad: HopeProjectNZ
    PC: Generate, D: Rob Grindlay
  • Ad: Salvation Army Christmas Appeal
    PC: The Picture House
    D: Greg Schmetzer
  • Ad: Open Polytechnic “Make Your Move”
    PC: Clemengers BBDO,
    Producer: Carly Neemia Breytenbach
  • Ad: Energy Spot
    PC: Firstlight Productions
    D: Peter Avery
    CA: Ogilvy
  • Ad: “Make the Date”
    PC: Flying Saucer
    D: Hamish Johnson
    CA: Ocean Design
  • Ad: NZSO “Hear & Far”
    PC: Flying Saucer
    D: Hamish Johnson
    CA: The Church (now Designworks)
  • Ad: Contact Energy – Safety Video
    PC: Flying Saucer
    D: Hamish Johnson
    CA: Designworks
  • PC: Spooky Pictures
    D: Jason Stutter
  • Ad: Carpet Mill
    PC: Luvley Ltd
    D: Gavin Bradley
  • Ad: Powershop
    PC: Goodtimes NZ, Loren Taylor,
    CA: Double Denim
  • Ad: Air New Zealand Safety – Fantastical Journey
    PC: Assembly,
    Producer: Helen Naulls
    CA: True
  • Ad: Panasonic OLED TV ‘True Black shows True Colour’
    PC: Merlin
    Producer: Ivan Barge
    D: Matt Holmes
    CA: Lemonade

Keys: (Production Company – PC), (Commercial Agency – CA), (NZ Production Services Company/Line Producer/Production Management – PS), (Director – D), (Director of Photography/Cinematographer – DOP), (Advertisement – Ad).

Advertisement for Huawei P9

Production Company: RSA Films/Black Dog Films
Director: Baillie Walsh
Commercial Agency: Havas Media
PS: Honey Productions