Being a member of the SYFN has real benefits, as listed on our Details and Benefits Page.
Part of being an SYFN member is getting access to a host of discounts with some of the region's most respected Film and TV specialists. So carry your SYFN card with you at all times to take advantage of these exclusive offers and keep popping back to SYFN site because more discounts are being added all the time.
See the great discounts on offer with SYFN membership below!
Remember, it only costs £30 to be a full member of the SYFN for the year (and only £20 if you are a student)!!
CCK Media is London's Premier Supplier of Video, Audio Media, Data Storage and Consumables.
As one of the UK's leading authorised Pro-media distributors for top brands such as Sony, Fuji and LaCie, we can offer very competitive rates on all our products, which have been sourced via the correct routes and therefore are covered by the manufacturers' warranties.
We are able to offer an express same day delivery service in Central London and next day for nationwide, or you can collect at your convenience. Our aim is to provide a consistently high level of customer service using our knowledge and expertise.
- Discounts on:
- Sony and Fuji Pro-Media stock media
- Sony Xdcam
- Sony and Fuji LTO Tape
- Duracell / Procell Batteries
- Verbatim DVD and CDR Spindles
- Lacie – G-tech and Cal Digit Hard Drives
- Sandisk Compact Flash / SDHC
- Sony SXS Memory Cards
- Go Pro Cameras
If you need any further prices or need more information please do not hesitate to contact me.
020 7495 7005
Colourful Media - Top quality CD and DVD duplication and Audio Production/Post Production services
Colourful Media - Top quality CD and DVD duplication and Audio Production/Post Production services. 10% off rate card for CD/DVD duplication and sound kit hire for SYFN members. Contact Brian on 07956 654366 for details.
Dan Mears is an experienced South Yorkshire based freelance cameraman and DoP. His work spans documentaries, fiction, music promos and corporate films.
Dan is happy to offer a 10% discount on his rate card to SYFN members.
Whether you want to discuss an up and coming production, or have a geeky chat, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
£15 for the first hour from Dave’s Man & Van (Normal rate is £20 per hour).
Available for shifting equipment from one place to another or for daily hire on a shoot, just contact me for a quote. I have worked in various roles in the film environment so I have a good idea of how it all works.
Fully insured with goods in transit and public liability insurance. 0114 266 3217
Save on legal advice with Davis Blank Furniss Solicitors
Davis Blank Furniss Solicitors
Entertainment, sports and media lawyers, provide a wide range of high quality legal advice in the specialist field of entertainment, sports and media law. We provide commercial advice and guidance based on client’s individual needs. We protect you and your business to help it develop. Rudi Kidd has over 15 years of experience in the entertainment industry to assist you and your company achieve its ambitions.
The firm’s other areas of expertise also includes corporate and commercial, commercial property, employment, litigation and disputes and intellectual property.
Members benefits: one hour free advice on matters relating to the entertainment & media industry and shall explore any further help and assistance we may be able to offer.
90 Deansgate, Manchester, M3 2QJ
15% off short-stay office rental at the Electric Works.
Electric Works is a contemporary office space for creative, digital and media businesses. It provides a friendly yet professional environment for fast growing companies, as well as some of the best specified facilities in the UK (plug-and-play office, Wifi, helter skelter slide). Just two minutes walk from Sheffield train station Electric Works is great for use as a rehearsal space, launch event, or simply as a location for meetings.
0114 286 6200
Sheffield Digital Campus, Sheffield, S1 2BJ
20% off Enterprise's regular car rental rates (including insurance and VAT).
Enterprise Rent-A-Car is the national vehicle rental company who offer a wide variety of car and van leasing, car sharing, hourly rental packages, as well as pick-ups and drop-offs for local customers.
0800 800 227
01142 762 999
6 Queens Road, Regent House, Sheffield, S2 4DG
Focus 7 is an innovative media production company who offer a range of services including equipment hire. Our family of Sony cameras ranges from sturdy easy to use workshop cameras like the PD150 and Sony Z1 and A1 to the Sony EX range of solid state Hi Def Ex1 and Ex3 cameras to our latest acquisition a specialist 35mm Full HD movie camera the Sony F3k.
We also have a range of specialist cameras such as a bullet cam to mount on vehicles or a Go-Pro Helmet Cam that is useful for underwater and extreme sports filming.
To compliment our excellent range of cameras we also have supporting production equipment such as lighting, HD Monitors, a lightweight track and mini jib; great for those movie style images that raises the production values of our clients films.
Discounts available with SYFN membership.
10% off music composition, realisation and sound design.
Heather is a composer and sound design of exceptional talent. She truly believes in the power of music, so if you've got a project that needs taking to the next level with a little aural love and attention, her fuss-free and efficient service will help you hit that 'perfect score'.
Sheffield, South Yorkshire, UK
15% off Rates for SYFN members at Hugger Studios in Sheffield.
Hugger Studios offer a range of photographic services for amateurs and professionals. They do model shoots, family photos, corporate portfolios and also rent out their studios to filmmakers looking to work in a space away from mother nature.
The Foundry Courtyard, 45a Mowbray Street, Sheffield, S3 8EN
Massively reduced rates!
Jan's an independent script writer and editor. Having studied at the Royal College of Art, she'll cast a professional eye over your scripts and treatments so you know what's right with it, what's wrong with it and what you can do about it.
£30 per feature script (reduced from £50).
£25 for a short film or documentary script (reduced from £35).
£20 on short film scripts for unemployed SYFN members.
Welcome to Little Red Man. We offer Red Scarlet X camera and accessory hire, and are happy to serve your needs across the UK. We have a base in the North of England covering Manchester, Leeds and Sheffield, as well as locations in London and Birmingham.
I'll give 10% off to SYFN members. The rate is excluding the operator / DIT / DoP since that is project dependent, so people will need to contact me for a full quote. Alex Veitch
10% off costume hire.
From clown shoes to the crown jewels, Mr Bens stocks thousands of props and items of clothing. These guys take pride in maintaining the quality of their garments as well as in the variety on offer. Interestingly, they're licensed to sell lots of popular themes and official merchandise including Dr. Who, Danger Mouse, Little Britain, Top Gun, Grease and many more.
170 Crookes, Sheffield, S10 1UH
15% off custom made music.
To say TV composer Neil Haydock is passionate about music is an understatement. He's obsessed with it; the beauty of the chords one after the other, the pulsing of exotic rhythms and the goosebumps created by a soaring melody. Why not let Neil give you goosebumps by hiring him to score your latest piece of work.
Parkside Mediahouse at Birmingham City University is a state of the art studio complex forming an integral part of the University's £300 million investment into production facilities.
Parkside features 4 stages including the largest permanent green screen in Europe with Milo motion control camera, vision mixing galleries, workshops, loading dock, Avid editing suites and Da Vinci suites.
All new clients are offered an introductory 25% discount on all rates.
The facility is always keen to promote its students to commercial enterprises and the wealth of talent and experience at Parkside Mediahouse is frequently very involved in external clients productions in the studios.
A ten minute walk from Birmingham New Street station or easily reached via the M6 Parkside Mediahouse offers extensive production facilities for productions of all sizes all within the city centre.
Contact Andrew Prendergast, Commercial Manager at Parkside Mediahouse for all your production needs.
Parkside Mediahouse, Birmingham City University, Curzon street, B4 7XG
15% off web design and development. Plus a discount on web hosting via a money back referral scheme.
Established in Sheffield in 2002, Pipe Ten provide award winning web hosting and dedicated servers, as well as design and support for all major web technologies. They've also got a pool table in their office...schedule a meeting if you don't believe me!
The Workstation, 15 Paternoster Row, Sheffield, S1 2BX
Prime Studios is a brand new media production facility based in the centre of Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK.
Check out our website at www.primestudios.co.uk or for enquiries contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 0113 887 9696
We offer a one stop shop for your production. We can provide you with quality production offices, studios, make-up and wardrobe facilities, prop storage, conference rooms and much much more.
20% off the rate card at ProVision Leeds.
Owned by ITV Studios, ProVision has been supplying equipment to the Film and TV industries since 1989. They are without a doubt the leading supplier of location, lighting, cameras (both film and digital), grip and sound equipment in the North of the UK.
0113 222 8222
96 Kirkstall Road, Leeds, LS3 1HD
Discounts with Quayzone Surveys
Quayzone offer discounted aerial photography/filming services to SYFN members – we use industry standard equipment.
Our aim is to make aerial photographer affordable.
We have a CAA Permission for Aerial Works (PFAW) are fully insured and appropriately experienced in all safety procedures and legislation.
We look forward to hearing your needs and finding a cost effective solution.
07403 563 627 (please leave a message, I maybe be flying and unable to answer but we return every call)
55 Eamont Gardens, Hartlepool TS26 9JE
15% off everything.
Set up and run by Sheffield born, Phil Parkin, Quick Feet delivers not only creative production, but also a personal service that guides you through the production of innovative films and videos. Knowing how important it is to work with the best, Phil surrounds himself with a team of visual media production experts, ranging from producers of documentary, radio and audio production, to editors from a variety of backgrounds including broadcast and advertising.
Kelham House, 3 Lancaster Street, Sheffield, S3 8AF
25% off kit and services.
Stuart Dunnis an experienced DOP who's shot in corner of the globe and his company Slyde Productions provide professional crew, equipment and facilities to the Film and TV industry. Experts with the RED digital cameras, as well as other HD and film equipment, if you're shooting in some 'tough' locations, Slyde are the people to contact for your camera and lighting kits.
25% off hire rates for SYFN equipment
SYFN now has its own kit available to hire for very competitive rates, and is offering 25% discount off hire rates for SYFN members. Full kit list can be found on https://syfn.org/services/equipment-hire/. And you'll save loads with an SYFN membership! Check out all the deals via the link above!
2nd Floor, Site Gallery, 1 Brown Street, Sheffield, S1 2BS
20% off equipment hire rates for SYFN members with a membership card.
Television and Film Services is an equipment company run by Keith Silva in Sheffield. SYFN members who present a membership card will receive a 20% discount on hire rates - look at their website for stock info.
103 Dobcroft Road, Sheffield S7 2LT
A truly unique hotel experience, The Rutland offers modern bedrooms with stunning design features, fresh local food and a exceptional level of service - which sets it apart from other, sometimes soulless city centre accommodation.
And The Rutland is delighted to support the South Yorkshire Filmmakers Network and is more than happy to discuss special rates for SYFN members who are filming at our location or simply using us to accommodate cast and crew.
0114 266 4411
452 Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2PY
10% off room hire at the Site Gallery.
The Site Gallery is located in the cultural industries quarter of Sheffield (by the Showroom Cinema) and provides a stylish environment for a wide range of events and meetings. Offering a selection of audio-visual, photographic and lighting equipment plus a team of enthusiastic and ever-helpful staff members, The Site Gallery is a great business location, right in the heart of Sheffield.
0114 281 2077
1 Brown Street, Sheffield, S1 2BS