Island Bay Studios are film and sound studios, owned by sound
engineer|producer Nic McGowan since 2001. Previously owned by
Motion Pictures Ltd, the filmstudio has been a stalwart of the Wellington
film industry since the early eighties.
The fully equipped 200sq metre film studio is hired out for professional
film, television & photographic shoots, scenographic construction, and
recording of sound artists.In the state-of-the-art audio lab Nic records,
mixes and masters sound artists; composes music for film, television
and international dance performance; and edits sound for film, television
Future plans are to grow the studio's own production activities, to suit a
range of film, television, sound and emerging technology R&D projects.
Activities of the studio will expand to include experimental live
performance; and ongoing artistic research into emerging technologies.
Island Bay is located 10 minutes drive from Wellington city and 3
minutes walk to the beach.