Production News

Curious films India’s longest commercial in Budapest prison for Tata Sky

Mumbai production house Curious has filmed India’s longest-ever commercial in a Budapest prison for digital TV provider Tata Sky. The three-and-a-half-minute spot shows inmates in an Indian prison launching an escape attempt to see an India-Pakistan cricket match. More ...

RSA Films launches Damian Lewis Jaguar short after Atacama Desert filming

RSA Films has launched a short film promoting the Jaguar F-Type after filming with Damian Lewis on location in Chile’s Atacama Desert. Desire follows Lewis’ suave driver Clark as he runs into trouble with a mysterious woman and a gangster in the wilderness. More ...

Nicholas Berglund films on location in Finland wilds for Finlandia Vodka stills shoot

Paris-based creative company Nicholas Berglund headed to the wilds of Finland to film a new stylised winter stills campaign for vodka brand Finlandia. Shooting took place in three locations in the south of the country, including an archipelago on the Baltic Sea west of Helsinki. More ...

England’s Peak District hopes for film tourism boost with BBC’s The Village

Authorities in the Peak District region of central and northern England are hoping for a boost in film tourism after the area was used as a filming location for BBC TV drama The Village. The series charts the social history of a single English village over the course of the entire 20th Century. More ...

Bang Bang Films and B-Reel Films shoot urban romance in Madrid for Titan

Bang Bang Films and B-Reel Films headed to Spanish capital Madrid to shoot a quirky romance for major watch brand Titan. Tagged features a couple travelling around the city together when their watch straps become linked. More ...

Thomas Thomas Films shoots global locations for Blackberry commercial

Thomas Thomas Films shot locations around the world for the new Blackberry commercial Keep Moving. The spot features a series of snappily-edited vignettes showing individuals in profile as they move through their daily adventures with the help of the Blackberry Z10. More ...

TV drama Da Vinci’s Demons creates 15th Century Italy filming on location in Wales

New TV drama Da Vinci’s Demons filmed its first season on location in and around Swansea in south Wales, doubling the region for 15th Century Italy. The show is a fictionalised account of the early life of Leonardo Da Vinci as he faces political and supernatural turmoil in Florence. More ...

Sonny London races football fan from Brazil to Wembley for Heineken

Sonny London filmed on location in Brazil for new Heineken spot The Final. Finding himself with a ticket to the Champions League final at Wembley, a football fan makes an adventurous trip from remote Brazil to London to catch the big game. More ...

Somesuch & Co films costumed character charge on New Zealand beach for Samsung

Somesuch & Co filmed a charge of costumed characters on location in New Zealand in a new spot for Samsung’s Smart TV. Fantasy horsemen, Roman soldiers, dragsters, chariots, a T-Rex and an airborne police unit race down a remote beach as a TV viewer decides which show he’d like to watch. More ...

Tom Cruise films scorched-Earth sci-fi feature Oblivion on location in Iceland

Tom Cruise headed to Iceland to shoot scenes set in the war-scarred future of his new movie Oblivion. The film follows Cruise’s former Marine commander Jack Harper as he questions his mission on a future Earth ravaged by alien conflict. More ...