Production News

Japanese firm Wasa Be films at Grand Central Terminal in New York for Toshiba

Japanese production company Wasa Be filmed at the iconic Grand Central Terminal (GCT) in New York City for a new spot promoting Toshiba’s LED lights. Toshiba installed the station’s LEDs late last year and has a special relationship with the GCT authority. More ...

Hungry Man films medieval Mentos antics on location at historic French chateau

Hungry Man filmed on location at a 12th Century castle in southern France for a new commercial for Mentos mints. Never Surrender offers a dash of Monty Python humour as a knight riddled with arrows is kept alive and ‘fresh’ with a packet of Mentos. More ...

Rabel Films shoots global locations in Thailand for Spring Tea

Israeli production company Rabel Films shot in Thailand for a new commercial for Spring Tea, doubling the country for a series of international locations. Spring Tea Journey shows a young man recalling the highlights of an event-filled round-the-world backpacking trip. More ...

Quad brings spring snow to Valencia filming new Peugeot spot in Spain

Paris-based Quad brought snow to springtime Valencia on the Mediterranean coast in a new spot for the Peugeot 301. Trip showcases the car’s all-weather qualities as a father drives his son to football practice through rain, summer heat and freezing snowfall. More ...

Johnny Depp films sci-fi movie Transcendence on location in New Mexico

Johnny Depp’s new movie Transcendence filmed mostly on location in New Mexico, with limited shooting taking place in California. The story follows Depp as a computer scientist whose mind is uploaded to a computer when he is gunned down by an anti-technology activist. More ...

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 films entirely on location in New York

Filming took place on location in New York for The Amazing Spider-Man 2, with studio work at Gold Coast Studios and Grumman Studios on Long Island. The film follows Peter Parker’s relationship with Gwen Stacy as the villainous Electro targets Spider-Man. More ...

China Film Group picks Warcraft and Seventh Son as first Hollywood investments

China Film Group (CFG) has chosen the upcoming US fantasy epics Warcraft and Seventh Son for its first co-funding deal with Hollywood. The state-run company will co-produce both features alongside Legendary Pictures, the studio behind the new Godzilla movie. More ...

Stink films globally for Coca-Cola 2014 FIFA World Cup campaign in Brazil

Production company Stink filmed on location around the world for Coca-Cola’s new marketing campaign for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. One World, One Game features football fans in the Amazon, Palestine, Japan and Romania being gifted passes to the finals in Rio. More ...

JWT India splices amateur cricket games filming dynamic new Nike spot

Agency JWT India filmed in cities across the country to create a striking new spot for Nike. Make Every Yard Count took thousands of split-second clips from amateur cricket games across India to create a single 80-second match extract. More ...

Fargo miniseries braves freezing Alberta winter filming on location in Calgary

A new miniseries based on the Coen Brothers’ 1996 feature film Fargo braved the icy Canadian winter shooting on location in Calgary, Alberta. Although based in the same world as the Coens’ Oscar-winning crime drama, the miniseries tells a different story with new characters. More ...