About That Cat Camera Support
That Cat Camera Support is an equipment rental company based in Brooklyn, NY. We have the largest fleet of Chapman Leonard Camera Dollies, J.L. Fisher Camera Dollies, J.L Fisher Jib Arms and Cross Arms, Chapman Leonard Vibration Isolators and Accessories as well as the largest fleet of Silent Cat Camera Sliders. That Cat has provided camera support to Major Motion Pictures, Independent Films, Episodic Television, Television Pilots, Commercials, Music Videos and Student Films since 1998. Our camera support inventory includes Aurora Remote Camera Heads, O’Connor Fluid Heads, Cartoni Lambda Heads, Ronford Baker Tripods, GFM Bazookas, Modern Bazookas, Armstrong Butt Dollies, Camera Dolly Soft Wheels, Camera Dolly Pneumatic Wheels, Camera Dolly Skateboard Wheels, Camera Dolly Track, Wedges, Shims, Cribbing and Basso Blocks.
That Cat’s Founder
The founder, Philip Saad, and the manager, Nick Saad, have extensive back ground and work experience as Grips in IATSE Local 52. This experience has provided the foundation for steering the company to attain the best equipment and provide superior maintenance and servicing for the best crews in the motion picture industry. Working on set provided Phil and Nick the insight and experience to support the needs of the grip department as well as those of the production staff. Our history of Episodic Television Shows, Movies, Commercials, Music Videos and various other productions have galvanized a reputation of superior equipment, reliability, service and reliable technical advice to the grip departments and production staffs of the Major Studios, Network Producers and all Production Companies.
That Cat Camera Support maintains a staff of well-trained seasoned mechanics that have decades of experience. Their depth of knowledge with Chapman Leonard Products, J.L. Fisher Products, Silent Cat Camera Slider Products and the vast landscape of camera support equipment make our technicians the most experienced in the camera support equipment rental industry. Collectively we pride ourselves on superior maintenance, mechanics and service.
Where That Cat is Located
That Cat Camera Support is located in Greenpoint Brooklyn and provides equipment to productions in neighboring stages i.e. Broadway Stages, Steiner Studios, Silvercup Studios, Kaufman Astoria Studios, Highline Studios as well as the growing number of emerging studios in New York. That Cat Camera Support provides equipment throughout the Northeast of the USA, as far west as Ohio and to the south into Maryland. The Trumbull Connecticut location provides added support to the Connecticut and New England Production community.
Our Patented Camera Sliders
In 2006 we unveiled our Proprietary Patented Silent Cat Camera Sliders which have become a standard on most productions. Our Silent Cat Camera Sliders are known throughout the USA and internationally as the premier camera slider. Our camera sliders are manufactured in Connecticut. For information about purchasing a Silent Cat Camera Slider go to http://www.thatcat.com/product-type/silent-cat-camera-slider-sales/.