Based in Denver (JHB), Durban (KZN) and Montague Gardens (CT), Imperial Truck Rental Films has been involved in almost every major feature film and television series made in South Africa, as well as numerous commercials.





International Productions


  • Invictus
  • Safehouse
  • Lord of War
  • Long Walk to Freedom
  • 10 000BC
  • District 9
  • Blood Diamond
  • Tsotsi
  • 24

Other International productions included: Bang Bang Club, Ali, Silent Witness, Wild at Heart, Amelia, Flight of the Phoenix, Beyond Borders, Free Willy, Robertson Crusoe, Number 1 Ladies Detective Agency, Generation Kill, Flashbacks of a Fool, Ask the Dust

Local Productions

Imperial Truck rental has supplied vehicles to the following local productions:


  • Mama Jack
  • Finding Lenny
  • Rhythm City
  • Jacob’s Cross
  • Zone 14
  • Villa Rosa
  • Big Brother 
  • Idols

Modifications of the different vehicles:

Having provided vehicles to the Film and TV industry since 1975, we have a thorough understanding of the investors, producers and their teams’ needs. We provide the following services through our branches, nationally:

  • Vehicles rigged for lighting, camera, grips, wardrobes, etc.
  • 14 Seater Toyota Quantum’s Buses
  • LDV’s with or without canopies
  • Shelving in all enclosed panel vans
  • Clothing rails to suit vehicle payload
  • Camera rigging at a nominal weekly charge
  • Specialised rigging as an optional extra
  • 24-hour maintenance back-up

Wardrobe Truck:


  • Wardrobe rails
  • Changing area
  • Full length mirror
  • Water supply tank
  • Top loader washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Power supply
  • Work station
  • Pin board
  • Sliding door at rear of vehicle

We are able to supply panel vans rigged with wardrobe rails and 4 and 8 Ton van/taillifts with trolleys for lighting, grips and camera. The rigged vehicles for Wardrobe, Production and Camera are available in Cape Town.