EE films 5G spot starring Bastille at Birmingham New Street Station

A new spot promoting EE’s rollout of 5G across the UK saw the brand stage “The Worlds First 5G-powered AR performance” at Birmingham’s New Street Station. British band Bastille, who were also chosen to soundtrack John Lewis’ 2019 Christmas ad, put on the show which was streamed live to rail passengers in transport hubs across the UK.

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Burger King use popular Bronx Joker location for viral marketing spot

Used as a filming location in Batman prequel Joker, The Bronx Steps has pulled in tourists looking to take pictures on the same staircase as Joaquin Phoenix’ character. Burger King are the latest to visit the spot, this time filming a viral marketing spot speaking to frustrated residents of the Bronx who are bothered by the new influx of tourists.

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Dracula miniseries shot in horror film hotspots

The three-part series inspired by Bram Stoker’s novel filmed in locations historically tied to the horror genre. The three part series was written and created by Sherlock co-creators Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss who have noted Dracula’s importance to the genre, saying “what’s special about Dracula, is that Bram Stoker gave evil its own hero”.

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TLG talks to COPILOT about Quebec’s versatility as a filming destination

Jim Edward, Founder and CoPilot-in-Chief at COPILOTproductions, a dedicated production service company, notes that international productions “usually come to Quebec for the locations. Montreal and Quebec City – even the Laurentians or the Eastern Townships – all have a variety of architecture, looks and feel that you can find make Montreal look anywhere like Paris, London, New York, Boston, or “anywhere USA” for that matter”.

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