An analysis comparing the emissions from on-location production and virtual production of scenes from two television shows. Virtual production had >75% reduction in estimated carbon emissions.
For our Feature and U.S. Television direct productions, we implement plans to reduce environmental impacts and model sustainable practices on-screen.
We express our commitment to biodiversity and the preservation of natural resources by purchasing sustainably sourced or certified plywood whenever possible.
Our films and TV programs currently reuse more than 5,000 sets and share more than 80,000 prop and wardrobe piecessaving an estimated 1 million pounds of material every year
We know entertainment has the power to influence public discourse, so we strive to showcase environmentally responsible choices, behaviors, and messages on small screens and big screens alike.
Sony Pictures and the other major studios joined the Producers Guild of America to create a Green Production Guide, which productions can use to help reduce the entertainment industry’s overall environmental impact.