Top 5 Film Locations: December

December has been a busy month in the filming world with a plethora of exciting projects shot in and around Tower Hamlets, Islington and Lambeth. The East End has been home to Jude Law's latest gangster venture, Dom Hemingway. Taking us back in time, Murder On The Home Front, based on the memoirs of Molly Lefebure has been shot in Lambeth and Islington has played host to the production of the feature film Molly Moon

With this in mind here are Film Office's top 5 locations for December:

Straight in at number five: The Exchange Office - Islington

This versatile location will suit a variety of production needs and really is a blank canvas waiting to be used. A simple reception area, large office space (with desks) and a variety of meeting and storage rooms are all available, along with a computer room and kitchenette.

White wash walls, colourful ceiling pipes and ceiling-to-floor French windows complete the decor.

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In at number four: The Tennis Centre - Islington

Recently used for advertising maybe you will fancy this location for your next production.

It comprises six huge indoor and two outdoor tennis courts, a clean lobby, viewing platform and gym. It is situated next door to the well used Market Road football pitches and is just around the corner from Caledonian Road tube station.

At number three: Clapham Library in Lambeth

This modern and quirky space boasts a huge spiral staircase, wooden flooring, spacious atrium and sculpted ceiling; additional meeting rooms can also be hired.

As a film location it is both architecturally and visually appealing. Please see our locations library for more information.

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Sailing into number two: Wapping Riverside Gardens

Quiet and secluded, this great riverside park and garden offers a picturesque backdrop with views towards some of London's most famous landmarks including Tower Bridge, The Shard and The Gherkin.

It offers access to The Hermitage Moorings and various Thames pathways and is well presented and accessible.

And at number ONE: YORK HALL

Art Deco revived for the modern world. York Hall has hosted some cracking shoots over recent times, including the Morrison's Christmas adverts.

Its features include a beautiful, curved glass ceiling (with black-out available), large stage and under floor green room, fold out balcony seating, wooden sprung floor and large adaptable light rigging.


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For all these sites contact us directly for your next production or event and keep tabs on our locations library for the latest on what Film Office can offer you.

Until then, have a merry and enjoyable Christmas, have a great break where you can take it and we will see you in the new year to help make your next creative ambition a reality!