Original Force 3D Animation, aChinese animation firm, has leased from an 8,000 square foot creative office with PMI. Located at 8671 Hayden Place in the Hayden Tract, Culver City is again adding another creative tenant to the ranks.
Established in 1999, Original Force provides professional animation and 3D services for feature films, television, and computer games on a multitude of platforms. Original Force has became long-term partners and master vendors of Microsoft, Sony, EA, Disney, Tencent, SNDA, and Netease.
David Wilson and James Wilson of Lee and Associates represented both sides in consummating a five year lease.
There has been a lot of activity between the United States. and China in the entertainment realm. American entertainment companies are benefiting by featuring their talents and productions in China. Some pundits have speculated that China could be as significant a revenue source as the United States. Likewise, Chinese entertainment companies are starting to enter the United States.
The momentum for Chinese investment in the United States remains strong: Chinese companies spent $2.1 billion in the second quarter on investments here in the States, with more than $10 billion worth of deals currently pending.
In this case, the Culver City office market benefited from the global interaction.