Welcome to Comweb.
For 30 years we have been the leading provider of production equipment for the entertainment industry in Canada.our History Our people
Paul Bronfman announced the sale of William F. White International Inc. to Ashtead Group subsidiary, Sunbelt Rentals of Canada Inc. on December 5th 2019. He continues to have an active leadership role as Co-Chair within the organization. Founded in 1963, Whites is Canada's most iconic provider of motion picture, television, digital media, and theatrical production equipment. With offices across the country, the company services productions of all sizes from coast to coast and houses an extensive inventory of state-of-the-art production equipment. Whites will always be a crown jewel in the Comweb Group legacy.
Comweb Foundation provides opportunities and talent development of individuals in underprivileged or at-risk communities who express an interest in a career within the film production industry, through the funding of non-profit organizations and support programs. With the firm belief that those less fortunate deserve equal opportunities for success within the film industry, the Comweb Foundation is dedicated to supporting the professional development and creative expression of underdeveloped filmmakers.
Comweb Real Estate
Comweb Real Estate operates properties in Vancouver and Toronto. Our state-of-the-art facilities include fully-furnished offices, boardrooms, ample parking and warehouse space.
Comweb is the only remaining founding shareholder of Pinewood Toronto Studios, a modern, purpose-built complex for film and television production. Pinewood Toronto Studios is the destination facility for domestic and international film and TV producers shooting in Toronto. The contemporary purpose-built production lot is located minutes from downtown Toronto. Its stages are soundproofed, clear-spanned and equipped with power and supporting infrastructure to accommodate productions of all sizes and budgets.
Comweb Aviation offers rental of the Gulfstream G200, a first-class private business jet designed for convenient, stress-free travel, at an extremely competitive price. Film and television industry producers can utilize the Ontario Production Services Tax Credit (OPSTC) for up to a 25% rebate. Backed by the Comweb assurance of safety, quality and reliability, Comweb Aviation is the first company of its kind to specialize in private jet charter services to entertainment industry and corporate clients. This unique service is offered in association with Chartright Air Group, Canada's leading provider of business aviation services.
Comweb and world-renowned cinematographer Vilmos Zsigmond established Sparks Lighting Ltd. in 1992 with a goal to provide the Hungarian, Eastern and Western European film industries with the latest, most technologically advanced lighting, grip equipment and generators available for rent. Since then, Sparks has expanded its rental arsenal to include many additional options and product offerings to satisfy the most demanding production artists from across the world. Today, Sparks Camera and Lighting Ltd. not only has the most modern and impeccably serviced equipment in Europe, but we also employ the most experienced and enthusiastic crew members in Budapest. Comweb Group is proud to be a partner in this successful company.