Pre-production forum

Welcome to our pre-production forum where productions come to life!
Thousands of producers, location and production professionals worldwide use our free pre-production forum service to post location briefs and production requests of all descriptions.
Please feel free to post up your location and production needs and receive answers and advice from our global filmmaking community.

Please abide by the forum rules

Forums Pre-Production Forum Asylum. Hospital, Prison

This topic contains 14 replies, has 0 voices, and was last updated by  Mat Sunderland 10 years, 6 months ago.

Viewing 15 posts - 1 through 15 (of 16 total)
  • Author
    Posts
  • We are in pre production for a feature film. Its a low budget so saving accross the board is paramount. I”m looking to film a scene in a abandoned hospital, prison or lunitic asylum. We are also looking for a gurney, and canula and heart montitor for the scene

    Would kenya work for you?,We have all you locations needs in kenya-abandoned hospital or prison or a gurney.if interested -l can take pictures for you.

    tony rimwah
    trimwah@yahoo.co.uk
    +254722718425


    Ernest Wong
    Member

    Hi Location Boys. Since you are looking to do a scene rather than the whole film, to help you, we need to know where you are or where you are shooting the rest of the film. If you are in the US it is not an option to shoot a scene in Buenos Aires. Do you understand?

    Regards,
    Cat

    Hi thereq
    We have wonderful locations in terms of abandoned hospitals and asylums which i am sure will perfectly fit on your project. At least you`ll be offered a variaty of locations to your consideration.
    For further info and sample pictures from our database you can contact me at:

    mechkoff@evropafilms.eu
    +359 887 935 998
    http://www.evropafilms.eu
    Peter B Mechkoff

    Hi Location Boys. This message is according to your request about a asylum, hospital or prison. We have in Salamanca a hospital with an empty floor. You can use it like a hypothetical asylum, hospital or prison. Some people filmed there like a hospital. I send you some photos. If you need more information you can ask us for it.
    Juan José Rodriguez Nieto
    sfc@salamancafilmcommission.com
    joanlemus@yahoo.es

    SALAMANCA FILM COMMISSION
    Plaza Mayor, 32, 1º casa de Postas
    37002 Salamanca
    Tfno: +34 923 27 24 08
    http://www.salamancafilmcommission.com


    Tena Vetor
    Member

    Hi Location Boys,

    I have a number of locations which may be suitable. All can be found on http://www.filmhampshire.org.uk.

    • St. Cross Hospital (location C010) is a medieval hospital which has been used for a wide range of filming in the past.

    In addition we have a large range of derelict buildings which could easily double as a hospital. For example;
    • J026
    • J030

    Please get in touch via info@filmhampshire.org.uk or + 44 (0)1962 845745 for more information.

    Best wishes,

    Alexa
    http://www.filmhampshire.org.uk

    Dear Location Boys,

    I am writing from the Irish Film Board. The Location Guide got in touch with us regarding your query. Based on your message, I have assembled a selection of properties that would fit your requirements. To view the selection please visit this link: http://brochures.moviesite.biz/view/irishfilmboard/jailsandhospitals.html

    There you will see photos and information regarding the properties. Please note that many of these buildings are government property, and there is no guarantee that they will grant filming. If you are interested, and have details of your project, feel free to get in touch with me.

    Best Regards,

    Eoin O’Faolain
    Database Administrator
    Irish Film Board
    +353 (0) 91 561 398
    databases@irishfilmboard.ie


    Maxime Couteret
    Participant

    Hi Location Boys,
    I have one amazing location to offer, prison – hospital, everything available for the shooting, no prisoners anymore.
    Lot of more intresting surround. Some pictures attached. Nobody can’t beat that !!!
    If intrested please contact to:
    margus@filmtower.ee
    +372 56 51 654


    Louisa Gomez
    Member

    Hi Location Boys,

    If Ukraine is good for you please see several pictures of an abandoned laboratory.
    If your film is a horror one, then this place is what you are looking for. It’s quite scary.

    We have more pictures of the lab. So if you are interested please email us ans we’ll send you the while collection.

    Sincerely,

    Stanislav stanislav@marmeladefilm.com
    Alexey bg@marmeladefilm.com

    Hi Location Boys,

    Screen East covers the East of England.

    Thank you for your enquiry. I have come up with a number of Location suggestions that will hopefully match your brief. Please follow the link below for a brief description and images of each location.

    http://brochures.moviesite.biz/view/screeneast/Prisons%20-%20Asylums%20-%20Hospitals.html

    If any of these location are of interest and you require contact details or further information then please do not hesitate to contact me on:

    becky@screeneast.co.uk
    01923 354655

    Best wishes,

    Becky Dancer
    Film Liaison Officer
    Screen East

    Malaga Film Office is a non-profit public organisation funded by the local City Council of Malaga and created with the mission to promote our film-friendly city, and is the one-stop film office covering permits and film coordination within the city capital of Malaga.

    Feature Film Shoots are FREE of location fees in all public spaces in our city, an incentive unique in Spain! The following are some of the services we also offer free of charge to all film shoots in Malaga;

    ·Film Permits processed in only 5 business days.

    ·Coordination of Police and Traffic flow management during film shoots.

    ·Availability of Public Local Authority Locations; Historical & Cultural heritage monuments, Contemporary buildings, Beaches, Tropical Gardens, Mountains, and more.

    ·Assistance in finding specific Locations.

    ·Assistance in local Production Logistics contacts; Transport, Accommodation, Catering, Castings, and more.

    ·Assistance in Local Crew & Company Contacts from our Production Directory.

    ·Assistance in Audiovisual Legislation.

    We have attached a few references of public abandonned buildings in Malaga for your possible interest.

    Please visit our Website for more information on our services and for more location images in Malaga:

    http://www.malagafilmoffice.com/en

    We have in Gironde near Bordeaux, an abandoned prison.
    For further information or more pictures, you can contact us.
    Best regards

    Marie Rateau
    Gironde Film Commission
    21 cours de l’Intendance
    33000 Bordeaux
    FRANCE
    +33 5 56 48 67 85
    m.rateau@tourisme-gironde.fr

    Dear Location Boys,

    Our company, I’m Film ltd. is based in Budapest, Hungary, dealing in producing commercials, features etc. to local and international markets.

    In case you are interested in filming in our country, please contact us at imfilm@imfilm.hu. Also, please check out our website (www.imfilm.hu) for references.

    To give you ideas of locations we uploaded some pictures on to the ftp site:

    http://imfilm.org/prison_and_hospital/

    Yours sincerely,

    Nora Simon
    Production Manager
    +36 30 9142155


    sergiu nani
    Member

    Hi there,
    Here in Latvia you could find some abandoned hospitals and military installations from Soviet times.
    Take a look here: http://picasaweb.google.com/clc.kristians/Hospital1# – built in 1912, it was used as hospital till 90ties, now it is abandoned. There might be more such a buildings while now several old hospitals are closing down due to restructuring of medical care in country.

    Screen Vision studio would be glad to assist you with your project.
    Best regards,

    Kristians Luhaers
    Producer

    Screen Vision
    A.Pumpura Str. 3, Riga, LV1010, Latvia
    Mob.: +371 20034475 or + 371 29517530
    Office: + 371 67387781
    Fax: + 371 76387787
    kristians@screenvision.lv
    http://www.screenvision.lv

    we have in Atlantic Pyrenees, near Pau in France, an abandoned military camp. For further information or more pictures, you can contact un.
    Best regards,
    Christine Saint-Cricq
    Film Commission Atlantic Pyrenees
    +33 6 22 34 44 49
    contact@comfilmpyrenees.com

Viewing 15 posts - 1 through 15 (of 16 total)

You must be logged in to reply to this topic.

You must be logged in to create new topics.

The Location Guide - Forum rules

  • Use of the forum is free. You must however agree to abide by the following rules:
  • All messages express the views of the author, and not of The Location Guide;
  • The Location Guide team will try to keep all objectionable messages off this forum, but cannot be held responsible for the content of any message;
  • In using this forum, you promise not to post any messages that are abusive, hateful, obscene, sexually-oriented, defamatory, threatening, discriminatory, or otherwise violative of any laws;
  • The Location Guide team reserves the right to remove, edit, move or close any thread or post for any reason;
  • We may also remove messages that are not related to the topic of discussion, or are otherwise inappropriate;
  • Messages that directly sell or market your company's products or services will be removed;
  • Spamming is forbidden. This includes chain letters and advertisements;
  • Spamming or repeated posting of objectionable messages will result in termination of your access to this forum and the whole of The Location Guide's website.

[s]