As most fixers know, the profession is extremely demanding. International travel, irregular working hours and often physical danger are all part of the job description. Tight deadlines and complex logistics can be incredibly time consuming; and if a client suddenly decides to revise the project, you better be ready! There never seems to be a […]

Frances Mayes is best known for her book, ‘Under The Tuscan Sun’ – a tale about escaping the city for the beautiful life. For an upcoming PBS special called ‘Dream of Italy’ location producer, Fabio Di Segni worked with her in Cortona. He’s shared a few thoughts with us:  We recently filmed a DREAM OF […]

Australian produced documentaries are gaining a growing reputation for their high calibre, attracting attention from film makers worldwide. From the outback, to stunning marine life, to an array of human stories, Australia offers an exhaustive range of possible documentary material. This potential is not going unnoticed. This year, Australian documentary festivals including, Melbourne Documentary Festival, […]

Looking to film in Turkey? Here are some of the best places to capture on camera

filming in venezuela

As Venezuelan authorities ramp up restrictions on the country’s media, the walls are closing in on journalists and film makers. Last month US President, Donald Trump, used his address to UN delegates to attack Venezuela’s socialist government. Venezuela’s President, Nicholas Maduro has come under increasing pressure from governments and NGOs across the globe to deal […]

Proposed border walls, a war on drugs and illegal immigration; Mexico has barely been out of international headlines this year. As international media outlets clamour for a piece of the action, fixers and journalists in the country are busier than ever. We have all seen stories of gun violence, desperate migrants and family separations play […]

homosexuality in kenya

Screening of a film portraying a homosexual romance in Kenya is adding pressure for changes to the country’s restrictive legislation. Will Kenya follow India and repeal its anti-homosexuality laws? And what will this mean for film making in the country? “Give thanks to freedom of expression!!!! WE DID IT!” Tweeted Kenyan film director Wanuri Kahiu. […]