UFO Film and Television Studios is a 4 studio – 5000 m2 (53,819 sq. ft.) complex with back-lot and a dedicated virtual production XR Stage, located 22 kilometers from the Sofia city center in a village called Dolna Malina. In addition to the studio there is over 56,000 m2 (602,778 sq. ft.) of back-lot and expansion area for new exterior standing sets and new stages.
Presently UFO Back-lot has a Standing American Suburban Street , Western Town, American Town and Middle Eastern Town sets, a Viking Village, a Afghan Village, US Embassy or Prison and various other studio sets.
A 20m by 5m curved XR stage manufactured by Lamp, the world’s largest manufacturer of LED walls. Located at UFO Film and Television Studios complex, in a 510 sqm (5500 sq ft) stage with 13 meter (43 feet) ceilings with full size vehicle access doors. Located in our studio complex with access to standing sets, wardrobe, props, set dressing, camera, lights, grip and picture vehicles rentals. Making it one of the few full-service XR studio facilities in the industry.
Stage size: 510 m2/5500 sq. ft.; Length 24 m/ 78 ft.; Width 21m/70 ft.; Height 12m/ 39 ft.; Syc Height: 12m/ 39 ft.; Syc Length: 30m/98 ft.
Stage 3 - Green Screen
One of the larger special effects- syc stages in Europe, it has full size Elephant door access from both sides to allow moving vehicles to enter and exit the stage for green screen/ blue screen work. This stage has been especially designed for large format special effects work based on UFO’s over 20 years of work with digital special effects.
Size: 480 m2/5210 sq. ft.; Length 24 m/ 78 ft.; Width 20m/65 ft.; Height 12m/ 39 ft.; Syc Height: 12m/ 39 ft.; Syc Length: 30m/98 ft.
sets & Back-Lot
4 city blocks with side walks, crossings and street lights including a hotel, bar, city hall, sheriff’s office, medical center and stores including a full size market. Directly annexed to the town is a gas station connected by the main road into the city center. 65% of the buildings are fully functional allowing for full interior to exterior shooting.
Middle Eastern Town
6 city blocks with side walks, archs, columns, crossings and street lights including various sections; city hall, stores living quaters, and a full size market. Directly annexed to the town is a a military base, connected by the main road into the city center. 65% of the buildings are fully functional allowing for full interior to exterior shooting.