Oct 5, 2015

This Film Studio Sign is Made from Compressed Metal Bars

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Reddit user sgnihtdrawkcabevoli (read backwards) says he has walked by this sign hundreds of times but just recently noticed that the sign is made of compressed metal bars.

Located in Hertfordshire, England, Elstree Studios actually refers to several film and television studios in and around the towns of Borehamwood and Elstree. The area has been home to film and television studios since 1914.


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You can find a large list of films and TV productions made in whole or in part at Elstree Studios on Wikipedia. Some notable highlights include:

– Star Wars III to VI
– Indiana Jones: The Last Crusade and Temple of Doom
– Moby Dick
– Monty Python’s The Meaning of Life
– Who Framed Roger Rabbit
– The King’s Speech
– Willow
– The Shining

[via reddit]