Main Film is currently the artist centre with the largest equipment holdings in Montreal.

Managing both Vidéographe and Diversité Artistique Montréal‘s equipment, our organisation promises stellar service as well as an ever growing, up to date equipment portfolio.

Why Rent Equipment with Us ?

A key part of our mandate is to ease financial and technical constraints on independent filmmakers in the production of their films.

As such, we offer artists access to a wide range of professional and reliable equipment at very affordable rates.

Main Film’s Associate Members benefit from an average discount of 50% off Non-Member rates.

Active Members benefit from an additional 40% off Associate Member rates.

To ensure the availability of the necessary equipment for your shoot or for any additional information, do not hesitate to contact us at 514-845-7442 and ask to speak with our equipment department.

Rental Rates

Weekend rental (from Thursday p.m. to Monday a.m.): 1 day billed

One week rental (7 consecutive days): 3 days billed

One month rental: 10 days billed

Minimum charge: 1 day

IMAAN Policy

Main Film is a member of the Independent Media Arts Access Network (IMAAN).

As such, Main Film recognizes memberships of other artist-run centres belonging to the Independent Media Arts Alliance (IMAA). These members benefit from Associate membership status at Main Film for their equipment rentals (rates and procedures).

Equipment Types

New Acquisitions



For more information, contact Alexis or Gabrielle /
514 845-7442


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