Production News

Stink destroys motor home filming in the Atacama Desert for beer brand Skol

Stink filmed a desert road trip on location in Chile’s Atacama Desert for beer brand Skol. Mountain features a group of friends relaxing on a wilderness adventure before a freak accident turns their empty motor home into a fireball but reveals a handy beer supply. More ...

The Hero films testing television in Panama City with Dwayne Johnson

Reality TV series The Hero filmed on location in Panama City for its first-season run. Hosted by action movie star Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, the show puts a group of contestants through a series of physical and moral challenges as they play for a cash prize. More ...

Jake Scott and RSA Films double Uruguay for Cuba in new Bacardi campaign

RSA Films and director Jake Scott doubled Uruguay for a period Cuba in a new series of spots for Bacardi. The ¡Vivimos! campaign recreates the experiences of revolutionary underground leader Emilio Bacardi during the Cuban Wars of Independence at the turn of the 20th Century. More ...

Man of Steel films Superman adventure on location in Illinois and British Columbia

Man of Steel tells Superman’s origin story as the baby Kal-El is sent from Krypton to Earth and then, as an adult, is pitted against the ruthless General Zod. Director Zack Snyder filmed on location across British Columbia in western Canada, and in Illinois. More ...

Brad Pitt brings zombie plague to UK filming locations with World War Z

Brad Pitt’s zombie drama World War Z shot extensively across UK filming locations and turned Glasgow into Philadelphia for an urban shoot of unprecedented scale. The production also used Malta as a double for Israel and turned a helicopter ship into US aircraft carrier the Harry S Truman. More ...

Company Pictures films historical miniseries The White Queen in Belgium for BBC

New historical miniseries The White Queen recreated medieval England by filming on location in Belgium with Company Pictures. An adaptation of Philippa Gregory’s novel series The Cousin’s War for BBC One, the drama is set during epic dynastic conflict the War of the Roses. More ...

Wieden+Kennedy begins Heineken Dropped campaign filming in Alaska

Wieden+Kennedy Amsterdam has launched its new Heineken Dropped digital campaign filming on location in Alaska. Amsterdam-based Wefilm dropped sun-loving Spanish waiter Rikar in the wintry US state with the challenge of embracing his inner traveller to find his way home. More ...

HLA captures Greek nostalgia filming in Peloponnese for Total Greek Yoghurt

HLA recreated a sense of rural Greek nostalgia filming on location in the country's Peloponnese region for Total Greek Yoghurt. Nineteen Twenty Thirteen shows a boy enjoying the yoghurt snack seemingly in the 1920s, before a smart phone chat gives away the modern setting. More ...

MJZ doubles California for Alaska filming new Volkswagen Beetle spot

Production company MJZ has doubled California for Alaska in a new spot for Volkswagen. Moonlight follows a young couple as they enjoy the freedom of the road driving around a small town in the bright sunshine of an Alaskan summer’s night. More ...

Will Smith films sci-fi epic After Earth on location in US and Central America

Will Smith and director M Night Shyamalan travelled across the US and to Central America to film their sci-fi epic After Earth. Set a thousand years in the future, Smith and his real-life son Jaden star as father-and-son team Kitai and Cypher, who crash-land on a future Earth hostile to human life. More ...