We have four spacious film studios and hire spaces, based in St Athan, Cardiff, Wales. 

With a total of 49,000 sq ft of indoor space as well as a further 144,000 sq ft extensive outdoor filming area, the studios and additional facilities can cater to a variety of productions. The in-house team are always on hand to help and ensure everything runs smoothly.

Over the next few months, we will be introducing additional facilities to the studios for productions including a makeup room, dressing room, crew accomodation and further production offices.

The studios are also available for event hire, please contact us for more information at enquiries@dresd.co.uk. 

Our studios are approximately 140 miles from London, and a 35 minute drive from Cardiff Central

Please find a precise map of our location here, and an aerial layout of the studios here. 


Studio 1

Our largest space in the studio, with a total of 13,900 sq ft, is perfect for productions that require a large filming area. It is suitable for full set-builds and long-term residency, which we are very happy to accommodate.

Dimensions: W: 113’ x L: 123’ x H: 47’ to the apex

Studio 2

Studio 2 has a total space of 4,920 sq ft, ideal for smaller set builds, music promos or interviews.

Dimensions: W: 56’ x L: 88’ H: x 47’ to the apex

Studio 3

A total space of 5,280 sq ft.

Dimensions: W: 60’ x L: 88’ x H: 47’ to the apex

There is an option to open all three studios to create one large filming space.

Studio 4

Studio 4 is a green screen infinity studio, which boasts 5,000 sq ft of space.

Dimensions: W: 50’ x L:100’ x H: 26’ at highest point x H:17’ to lowest point


There is a total of 144,000 sq ft of outdoor filming space. 

Unit base & storage

We have unit bases and storage facilities located on Cardiff docks, totalling 144,000 sq ft of space. 


We have two fully equipped production office spaces available.

A number of rooms are also available, which can be adapted to suit any production’s needs.

Room 1: W: 10' x L: 20' x H: 8'

Room 2: W: 10' x L: 21' x H: 8'

Room3: W: 14' x L: 12' x H: 8'

Room 4: W: 12' x L: 12' x H: 8'

Room 5: W: 24' x L: 12' x L Shape which provides W:11' x L: 14' H: 8'

Room 6: W: 21' x L: 12' x H: 8'

Utility room

The utility room includes sinks, washing machines, tumble driers, fridges, baths for dying, a hanging area and driers.

Dimensions: W: 21' x L: 16' x H: 8'

Workshop room

The workshop room includes carpentry and metalworking facilities. 

Dimensions: W: 44' x L: 82' x H: 28' at highest point x H:18' at the lowest point

For further information about studio hire, please contact enquiries@dresd.co.uk