Fishtown Area Business Association


Main Gate Media House


About the Business:

1639 N. Hancock Street, Suite 407
Philadelphia, PA 19122
(215) 395-4752

By Appointment Only

Monday through Sunday:
8:00am – 6:00pm (customized hours available)

Main Gate Media House

Tell us about your business.

MAIN | GATE is a Philadelphia based video production firm specializing in Film & Documentary, Television & Commercial Media, Content Development, and Production Consulting. Our studio is suitable for photo/video shoots, traditional art shows, video exhibitions, and provides video production and editing assets to support all your cinematography needs. We want Main Gate Media House to be a primary hub for launching and fostering creative projects in the film and media community.

What do you feel you offer that some of your competitors may not?

We do what it takes to get results that surpass the imagination and expectations of whomever we work with. The relationships we build during collaborations on set as well as the projects we develop leave a lasting impression.

Do you live in the Fishtown area (Fishtown and its surrounding neighborhoods) as well? What do you like as a resident?

Many of our team members have lived or currently live in the Fishtown area. We love the vibe, loyalty and energy Fishtowners have for their neighborhood and the ongoing development that takes place within the residential, business and art world in the Fishtown area.

What do you like about working and (if you do) running a business in this area?

The wide variety of businesses in the area Being in the hub of the coolest part of Philly!

What do you think are the advantages that business owners have in the Fishtown area?

Large, affordable commercial space options, parking is convenient, being a part of an organization like FABA, close to many of our favorite businesses, bars, restaurants, cafes, etc. Quick commute to Center City.

What obstacles do we as a business community need to overcome?

Utilizing one another’s services within the business community, creating partnerships. Always good to share support for any business community in any area.

What are two (or three) of your favorite businesses in the neighborhood and why?

Front Street Cafe (close by, wide variety of food and beverage), Loco Pez (food is great, cool vibe), The Fillmore (great concert venue)