Filmgear offers lighting, electrical, and grip equipment to film and video productions in and around Chicago, Illinois. Our goal is to provide both service and equipment that offers the latest in lighting techniques as well as meeting production and budgetary considerations.
We offer film equipment rental as well as 1-ton, 3-ton, 5-ton, and 10-ton film equipment truck rentals that are preloaded with grip and lighting equipment that maximizes diversity on set while easily accommodating a custom lighting package.
✓ Feature Films
✓ Television Pilots
✓ Episodic Television
✓ Reality TV
✓ Student Films
✓ Music Videos
✓ Photo Shoots
✓ And many many more.
FILMGEAR PROVIDES FILM EQUIPMENT RENTAL CHICAGO!
If you need to rent grip and lighting equipment for photo shoots, commercials, music videos, TV production, documentary, or theatrical productions, we have the lighting rental equipment you need. We can provide grip and lighting trucks, generators, grip equipment, dollies, expendable supplies, HMI, tungsten, LED & fluorescent lighting and more.
We Provide 1 Ton, 3 Ton, 5 Ton and 10 Ton combo truck rentals loaded with Grip & Electric equipment. We have an extensive inventory available to enhance your production, and we will go the distance to make sure you get what you need to make your shoot the best!
✓ Butterflies | Overheads
✓ Flags | Frames | Nets
✓ Misc. Grip Equipment
✓ Distribution boxes
✓ Feeder Cables
✓ Camera Sliders
✓ Jib Arms
✓ Track & Accessories
✓ Camera Heads
✓ Car Mounts
✓ Walkies + AKS
✓ Bulhorn, Fogger, ✓ Fan, Heaters & Propane
✓ Other production supplies
✓ Lighting and Grip Packages
✓ Custom Lighting and Grip Packages
✓ 1-ton truck packages
✓ 3-ton truck packages
✓ 5-ton truck packages
✓ 10-ton truck packages
Our 1 Ton, 3 Ton, 5 Ton and 10 Ton combo truck rentals loaded with all the right lighting, grip & electric equipment. We have an extensive inventory available to enhance your production, and we will go the distance to make sure you get what you need to make your shoot the best!
Swing trucks also available to accommodate custom packages
Trucks are pre-loaded with a standard grip and electrical package. All expendables are charged as used. A mileage charge of $1.00 per mile includes truck fuel. Travel permits, fees and tolls are billed separately. Drivers must be on file with Filmgear Inc.
$225/DAY + EXPENDABLES USED & MILEAGE
$350-$650/DAY + EXPENDABLES USED & MILEAGE
$500-$1150/DAY + EXPENDABLES USED & MILEAGE
$600-$1450/DAY + EXPENDABLES USED & MILEAGE
We carry the top equipment manufacturers including, but not limited to:
Our experienced staff meticulously maintains and prepares our lighting, electrical, generator and grip equipment to exacting standards in order to provide our clients with the highest level of professionalism and service.
Give us a call and find out for yourself why we are the best in Chicago and surrounding areas.
HOW IT WORKS
1. CONTACT US
2. CONFIRM QUOTE
Whether you know exactly what you need or you'd like the expert advice of our team, we will assure that your lighting and grip rental needs are met.
3. RENTAL AGREEMENT
When you are ready to get started. All the necessary paperwork for your FilmGear rental can be found here.
WHAT OUR CLIENTS THINK
"Great prices. They've got good gear, all well worn, but the guys here are willing to go above and beyond to help you out.".
- Ian Battaglia
"I find what I need 98% of the time here. Jacob and Lamar are the best. I will always rent from them if I'm working on a project here in Chicago. You guys rock!"
- Gin Yu
"Always lit. 🔥🔥🔥 We used Filmgear on a recommendation for film production rental equipment in Chicago and we are so glad we did. We recommend them to others with full confidence."