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TLG talks to Antoine Dubois, ADR (French Location Scouts Association) member and ADR / FOCUS 2019 group coordinator

TLG talks to Antoine Dubois, ADR (French Location Scouts Association) member and ADR / FOCUS 2019 group coordinator

Written by Murray Ashton on Oct 21, 2019. Posted in Interviews

How did you become involved in the film business and what has been your career path that took you to become a location scout ? I became a location scout almost by accident! While I was still studying for my political science master’s degree, I got involved in the organisation of my university’s film festival. It was then I met film director Mia Hansen-Løve and was proposed an internship on Eden, the film she was working on at the time.

On location in Germany with Rolf Viehrig, President of BVL- The Location Scouts Guild of Germany

On location in Germany with Rolf Viehrig, President of BVL- The Location Scouts Guild of Germany

Written by Murray Ashton on Jul 25, 2019. Posted in Interviews

I started in the film business straight from school in 1990 as a personal driver to the German actress Iris Berben. I also worked for her son, Oliver Berben, and with Constantin Film as a unit manager in 2000. My first job as a location scout was on Bookies in 2001. I had to find locations in Cologne, Germany, that could double for Philadelphia in the USA. I had found my profession!

On location in Uruguay with Andres Mailhos - Partner & Exec Producer at El Camino Films

On location in Uruguay with Andres Mailhos - Partner & Exec Producer at El Camino Films

Written by Murray Ashton on Jun 25, 2018. Posted in Interviews

With an appealing climate, a cost effective economy and a film-friendly infrastructure to boot, Uruguay has enjoyed a fair amount of popular with productions of varying types. As the Executive Producer of one of Uruguay's leading production service companies, Andres Mailhos spoke to TLG about his experience of working in the South American country.

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