Production News

Aproductions photo shoot marks Qatar Airways sponsorship of FC Barcelona

Madrid-based Aproductions organised a photo shoot in Barcelona to mark Qatar Airways’ sponsorship of top Spanish football team FC Barcelona. Shooting took place at the city’s Mediapark studio facility and had to be co-ordinated with a commercial that was shot at the same time. More ...

Pirania Film shoots channel idents on location across Warsaw for Viva

Pirania Film shot at a dozen different locations across Warsaw filming idents for local Viacom channel subsidiary Viva. The short five-second films were designed to capture the vitality of European cities in a general sense and will be screened in Poland, Germany, Austria and Switzerland. More ...

Hafzoo films Solden Stadium in Austria to mark comeback of skier Bode Miller

Austrian production company Hafzoo filmed on location at the Solden Stadium in Tirol in western Austria for a new spot marking the return of champion US skier Bode Miller. The simple piece shows Miller sitting on the snow-covered stadium stand as he commits to his return. More ...

Filmmaker Devin Graham shoots Mid-West base-jumping stunts for Ford

Filmmaker Devin Graham headed to Twin Falls in Idaho and to Jackson Hole in Wyoming to shoot base-jumping stunts as a way of promoting the Ford Escape. The concept was to give Graham and his team the opportunity to do whatever they wanted using a single tank of fuel. More ...

Folke Film shoots Jean-Claude Van Damme splits stunt in Spain for Volvo Trucks

Stockholm-based Folke Film shot on location in central Spain in a new stunt commercial for Volvo Trucks. The Epic Split features action movie star Jean-Claude Van Damme performing his famous splits move on the wing mirrors of two moving but parallel Volvo trucks. More ...

Velocity Films shoots on location in Johannesburg for J&B Scotch Whisky

Velocity Films shot on location in Johannesburg for a new spot for J&B Scotch Whisky. Made Different tells the story of Sbusiso Leope and his rise through the ranks of the music industry in Johannesburg and wider South Africa as DJ Sbu. More ...

Smuggler films multi-coloured petal eruption on location in Costa Rica for Sony Bravia

Smuggler headed to the hills of Costa Rica for a spot introducing the ultra high-definition quality of the new 4K Sony Bravia TV. The campaign - titled Four Times the Detail - shows a volcano erupting multi-coloured petals that waft into a nearby town. More ...

Film de Liberte films canine swimmers in South Africa for Folksam insurance

Swedish production company Film de Liberte filmed in South Africa for a new commercial for major insurance company Folksam. Diving Dogs features a group of cute canines swimming underwater on a tropical reef, where they sniff exotic fish and encounter a distant whale. More ...

PPI China and actress Sophie Marceau film the streets of Paris for Citroen

Production company PPI China and French actress Sophie Marceau have filmed on the streets of Paris in a new spot for Citroen. The piece compares the car’s driving experience to the luxury of a private jet flight as Marceau meets a suave businessman at the airport. More ...

UK filming locations take centre stage for Thor: The Dark World

Marvel’s action sequel Thor: The Dark World filmed on location in and around London and was based at Pinewood Shepperton Studios. Stage work involved building the grandiose sets of Thor’s home Asgard, while the production focused on the logistics of filming central London. More ...