Shakers, Inc. Filming & Location Fees
1. STILL PHOTO Shoot location fee
Arrival no earlier than 7 a.m., and departure no later than 10 p.m) For up to 4 hours (= half day): $1,500 in interior OR exterior locations
b) For up to 8 hours (= full day): $3,000 in interior OR exterior
(Note: These Still Photo shoot fees are based on small total crew/talent size of approx. 25 or less. Fee will increase with larger crew/talent numbers.)
2. Commercial FILMING location fee
Arrival no earlier than 7 a.m., and departure no later than 10 p.m) For up to 6 hours (= half day):
$3,375 in exterior location not interior
$4,875 for an exterior, or any interior location
b) For up to 12 hours (= full day)--
$5,000 in exterior location, only
$6,500 for exterior, or any interior location
(Note: These Filming fees are based on a total crew/talent size of 30 or less.)
3. (refundable) Security Deposit
$1,000 for Still Photo Shoots; and $2,000 for Commercial Filming
(Note: Shakers, Inc., will deposit this check; refund amount depends on any extra fees incurred during Filming, and the balance of funds shall be remitted within 30 working days from deposit)
$75/hour site rep overtime fee after first 8 hours
$500/hour location overtime fee after 8 hours (photo shoot) and 12 hours (filming)
5. Prep or Strike Days (8-hours maximum, 15 or fewer crew)
A fee equal to ½ of your location fee will be charged per day.
Filming fee pricing is subject to change.
This standard pricing tier applies to low impact events. Location fees may adjust for holidays and events
significantly affecting access/egress to Shakers, Inc. or other associated businesses.
We do not offer an hourly fee. Refer to pricing tiers, above.
Factors that may increase the location fee include: multiple on-site locations; certain locations; production requests requiring additional monitors such as City of Milwaukee traffic control officers, Fire Safety officers, facility monitor, electrical, custodial and/or landscaping staff, lifeguard, staff and location overtime. Hourly fees will be billed to production company accordingly.
If production is over 50 crew/talent or utilizing more than one location, additional Shakers, Inc. site reps may be required at a rate of $50/hour; overtime rates apply after 8 hours.
An hourly fee will be charged for any maintenance-related work. This includes items such as air conditioner, fountain or light turn-off or -on. These services must be requested at least 48 hours prior to the first day of production.
At the filming's conclusion or removal of activity, the Shakers, Inc. site rep and the client's authorized representative will walk the site making note of any damage and additional fees incurred, and security deposit refund status. Each site occupied by production company must be clean of debris, litter or any other evidence of the filming activity.
The Special Programs Coordinator will mail any final invoice within 30 days and any balance payments are due upon receipt of this final invoice.
Additional Security Staffing
Shakers, Inc., et.al, requires the client to pay for any private or public safety officer staffing and additional sheriff, code enforcement, fire and other City, County, Municipal, or State services for the purpose of protecting, assisting and regulating the proposed filming activity. Practical examples include: City of Milwaukee road traffic control; crowd control during filmings; large number or high-profile crew or talent staff; multiple campus filming locations.
Additional security staffing will be determined by Shakers, Inc. and it's agents. Hourly staffing fees will be billed to production company accordingly at a rate of $50/hour (4-hour minimum). Depending on staffing availability, three shifts of officers may be assigned and minimums due on each shift for filmings 12 hours or longer, or overtime rates apply after eight hours.
• If the client cancels at least two days (48 hours) or longer before arrival time/date, the security deposit will be charged.
• If the client cancels within two days (48 hours) of arrival time/date, a fee equal to one-half of the Location Fee will be charged. In addition, the client is responsible for all facility "special use" fees, scheduled staff (4 hour minimum) or services.