Equipment Rentals

Renting Filmmaking Gear

Northwest Film Forum rents film cameras (16mm, Super-8), projectors, screens, DSLR cameras, stabilization, lenses, mics and sound recording equipment, light kits (Arri and Lowel), lighting accessories and non-linear editing stations.

Equipment must be scheduled by phone or email in advance. Pick-up and drop-off are by appointment. To schedule a rental, email equipment@nwfilmforum.org.

We are always interested in acquiring filmmaking gear to help serve our community! If you have questions about our inventory, or are interested in donating or volunteering, email Equipment Coordinator Jonah Kozlowski: jonah@nwfilmforum.org.

Rates listed are the daily rate. Weekend rates are 2x the daily rate. Weekly rates are 4x the daily rate. Monthly rentals of film cameras are available at 8x the daily rate. Northwest Film Forum members receive a 50% discount of the listed rate. 

DSLR Camera Package

Rent our Canon 60D Package, or just the body, with your choice of Canon L Series lens or Rokinon Cine Lens Kit, follow focus, hd monitor, and tripod. A-la-cart pricing, rent what you need! (limited to daily and weekend rental)

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16mm Cameras

Bolex Package - $20

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Super 8 Cameras

Belle & Howell and Canon Super 8 Cameras - $10

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Lenses

Rokinon T1.5 Cine Lens Kit for Canon - $120

Canon EF L Series Zoom Lens - $30

Anamorphic Lens Kit - $30

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Lighting

Arri 3 Light Kit - $80

Lowel Omni Light Kit - $40

C-Stands - $5

8'x8' Butterfly Overhead with Silk - $10

Westcott Fast Flags Kit - $5

Clamps, power cables, sandbags and gels - add on items, available at no cost for kit rentals 

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Sound

Zoom H6 Handheld Recorder - $40

Audio Technica Shotgun Mic Kit with Boom - $30

Sennheiser Wireless Lav Mic Kit - $20

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Production Facilities

Non-Linear Editing Stations are available M-F, 10am-6pm - $10/hour

Email Business and Systems Manager David Ayala to book time: david@nwfilmforum.org

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Projectors and Screens

Regular-8mm Projector - $40

Super-8mm Projector - $40 

16mm Projector - $40

Portable Screen - $10

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16mm Film Library

Rent films from our vast library of 16mm educational and historical original prints! Up to 3 films are included free with the rental of a 16mm projector! - $5/week per film

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