Discover the extraordinary offerings of IWLFILM, your gateway to an array of captivating filming locations. Our mission is to provide you with unique options that meet the highest industry standards. Specializing in industrial, residential, commercial, restaurant, rail, and dock settings, we offer an unparalleled selection of settings that will set your production apart.
Discover the passion and expertise behind IWLFILM, your trusted partner in finding the perfect filming locations.
Industrial Works Ltd. (IWLFILM) began with a clear and simple mission: to provide Hollywood North with some of the most sought-after filming locations. First established in Vancouver, IWLFILM now spans from Whistler to Kamloops, and over to Vancouver Island.
We are committed to building lasting relationships as our strong work ethic and unparalleled dedication to our services defines us as a team. IWLFILM employs its experience and professionalism towards facilitating the activities of production companies, while maintaining the desirability of the properties we represent.
20+ years in business, IWLFILM is one of B.C.’s most experienced film liaison companies and property use negotiators. As pioneers of the industry, we have paved the way for Film Liaisons across BC. Our interactions with production companies are effortless and beneficial to all parties involved.
Industrial Works Ltd. located in British Columbia, specializes in facilitating and promoting various locations for film production. We offer a wide range of railways, offices, shipyards, apartments as well as the Adhoc Studio Spaces. We’ve worked with thousands of productions and have one of the biggest film location databases in Vancouver.
Contact us and let’s discuss your goals together.
President, Industrial Works Ltd.
Meet Patrick Doiron, the legendary captain of IWLFILM. With a journey starting in 1992, Patrick founded Industrial Works Ltd. (IWLFILM) in 2001, becoming a pioneer in film production. His expertise in Film Liaison and Location Management was discovered while at Nye’s Foundry, leading to numerous commercial properties seeking his magic touch. In 2006, he acquired Terminal City Ironworks, transforming it into the hottest spot in Hollywood North. Representing over 140 properties, Patrick is a negotiation guru for film production licenses. Beyond the industry, he enjoys his cabin retreat in Point Roberts, excelling at chopping firewood and cherishing his happy marriage and three daughters. With a squad of adorable wiener dogs, Patrick Doiron is the film production mastermind. Lights, camera, Patrick!
Operations and Development
Introducing the fabulous Elisa: our delightful dynamo! She’s a proud mom raising not one, not two, but a wild quartet of boys! Talk about chaos in stereo! With a knack for management, business development, and
administration, Elisa’s got skills that pay the bills. Before gracing our
Vancouver premises, the oilfields were her stomping grounds, and she conquered them like a boss. In the film industry, Elisa’s a shining star. She knows every nook and cranny of our represented locations, as if she wrote the map herself. But hey, life isn’t all work and no play for Elisa! When she’s not holding down the fort, you’ll find her soaking up the sun on a patio, sipping wine like it’s her superpower. And she’s no stranger to adventure, venturing with her lively boys and their trusty poodle, Maple, to the sandy shores of Nicola Lake. Beaches and boys—her recipe for unforgettable memories.
Assistant Operations, Administration
Meet Krista, the dynamic force behind the scenes at IWLFILM! As the masterful assistant of operations and administration, she’s the secret sauce that keeps things moving at the office! (Don’t ask for the recipe). With her diverse background and wide rage of talents, she seamlessly navigates the complexities of the industry, ensuring that everything runs smoothly. In her spare time, you can find her downtown capturing the beauty and quirks of everyday life as a street photographer or sitting on a sunny patio with a pina colada.
Set Decoration Warehouse Manager
Meet Andrie Bodnar, the heat-bringer from Winnipeg to North Vancouver. With his lovely wife and mischievous rabbit, Charlie, Andrie is the “Rockstar” behind our organized warehouse. His retail background and impeccable work ethic ensure delightful customer experiences. Off-duty, Andrie excels in tennis, golf, and scenic biking routes. He has recently embraced kayaking, adding a touch of adventure to his journeys. With a boundless wanderlust, he dreams of exploring the picturesque landscapes of New Zealand. Join Andrie on this high-energy journey of warehouse wizardry, sportsmanship, and thrilling adventures. Cheers to Andrie and the vibrant tapestry of experiences ahead!