Production News

Joshua Tree Films India shoots umbrella self-defence campaign for Vodafone

Joshua Tree Films India shot a new campaign for Vodafone as a short documentary in a remote Indian village. The film promotes Vodafone’s money transfer service M-Pesa and focuses on umbrellas being given to women to ward off potential thieves when they collect their money. More ...

Pulse Films shoots new Chemical Brothers promo on location in Spain

Pulse Films shot on location in Teruel, eastern Spain, for a new promo for the Chemical Brothers track Sometimes I Feel So Deserted. Framed like an extract from a surreal road movie, the film follows an apparently injured woman fleeing determined pursuers. More ...

MJZ lets jungle wildlife loose on Ikea kitchen set for filming in Costa Rica

Production company MJZ built an Ikea kitchen set in the Costa Rican jungle for a new campaign for the Swedish furniture retailer. Wonderful Everyday features a menagerie of exotic animals playing around with the fully-furnished kitchen that appears in their jungle habitat. More ...

Robbers Dog films Auckland for Steinlager Rugby World Cup campaign

Robbers Dog built special period sets in an Auckland studio for a campaign for New Zealand beer brand Steinlager. Originals honours New Zealand’s 1905 Rugby World Cup team by recreating scenes showing the players warming up for an historic match against England. More ...

Tom Cruise films Mission: Impossible 5 in the UK, Morocco and Austria

London, Morocco and Vienna were chosen as the main filming locations for Tom Cruise’s action sequel Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation. The movie follows the Impossible Mission Force as they track sinister organisation The Syndicate across the world. More ...

Park Pictures films music promo for Florence and the Machine on Scottish island

Park Pictures filmed in western Scotland’s Inner Hebrides for a new promo for British indie rock band Florence and the Machine. Shooting for the atmospheric production – a double video for the band’s singles Queen of Peace and Long & Lost – took place on Easdale Island. More ...

Ant-Man films Georgia as San Francisco with base at Pinewood Atlanta Studios

Marvel’s new superhero film Ant-Man shot mostly on location in Georgia, doubling the state for San Francisco and using Pinewood Atlanta Studios as a base. The movie follows a thief who uses a technologically-advanced suit to shrink himself to the size of an ant. More ...

Archer’s Mark films underwater Mexican cave for Ballantine’s Scotch whisky

Archer’s Mark filmed on location in an underwater cave in Mexico for an ambitious photo shoot promoting Ballantine’s Scotch whisky. Working with photographer Benjamin Von Wong, the team staged the shoot above a toxic sulphur river. More ...

Gustavo Productions creates industrial water park filming for Sprite in Kiev

Gustavo Productions turned an industrial site in Kiev, Ukraine, into an improvised water park for a spot promoting soft drink Sprite. The campaign follows a group of skaters hooking a hose to a high crane and creating a refreshing waterfall as they unwind in the summer heat. More ...

Michael Fassbender films New Zealand as period Colorado for Slow West

Filmmaker John Maclean and Michael Fassbender shot New Zealand’s South Island as 19th century Colorado for their new movie Slow West. The film tells the story of a young Scot who enlists the help of an outlaw as a guide as he travels across the wilderness of the Mid-West. More ...