Founded in 1972, DCTV is a non-profit media arts center for NYC’s independent filmmakers. Fostering a diverse and inclusive community in its landmark firehouse located in Chinatown/Tribeca, DCTV provides affordable workshops, production equipment and space rentals, post-production facilities, a signature screening and event series, renowned youth media programs, and more – all under the same roof as its award-winning documentary production house. We know the costs of a full-scale production can be prohibitive so we’ve got your back. DCTV Equipment Rentals is a unique resource for independent filmmakers, making gear accessible and affordable. We’re one of the only rental houses that offers both inexpensive authorization holds and/or production insurance. Plus, by renting with us, you’re supporting our many resources and services that support filmmakers like you. Our firehouse is your firehouse.
87 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10013