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TLG talks to Mike Fantasia, President of the Location Managers Guild International

TLG talks to Mike Fantasia, President of the Location Managers Guild International

Written by The Location Guide on Jan 10, 2019. Posted in Contributors / Interviews

I worked in various jobs in the natural resources field after I graduated from college. That eventually led to a job as a realty specialist for the Kootenai National Forest based in the small logging town of Libby, Montana. Steven Spielberg came to the area to make the firefighting movie Always in 1989 and one of my assignments was to work on the permit for the shoot.

TLG talks to Marc Guidetti, Luc Besson's trusted Location Manager and French Location Managers Association co-founder

TLG talks to Marc Guidetti, Luc Besson's trusted Location Manager and French Location Managers Association co-founder

Written by The Location Guide on Dec 12, 2018. Posted in Interviews

In 1977, when I was 12 years old, I saw the first Star Wars film. I remember leaving the cinema in a state of (pleasant) shock. I just wanted to see the film again and ended up watching it four times in the following weeks. I have always loved to see films at the cinema but I obviously had no idea in 1977 what my future had in store for me. I just knew that I wanted a job that I loved and wanted to be somewhere where they made these kinds of films.

Ty Warren, VP of Worldwide Physical Production, talks about his role at Netflix

Ty Warren, VP of Worldwide Physical Production, talks about his role at Netflix

Written by The Location Guide on Sep 7, 2018. Posted in Contributors / General Interest / Interviews

Working at Netflix is unlike any other production executive job I’ve ever had. The company's structure is different to other studios and networks in that we have one large production department to handle all the different types of content we produce. Be it series, films, documentaries, comedy specials or non-English language series, we handle the lot.

Shoot Snow

Shoot Snow

Written by The Location Guide on Jul 23, 2018. Posted in General Interest

Snow is everywhere in Chile. You can be in a snowy filming location within one hour of Chile's capital, Santiago. You could be in the Himalayas, Scandinavia or, of course, Chile itself.

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