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Forums Fixers/Translators in Mekong River Nations

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  • Hi
    I am a freelance writer doing a trip along the Mekong River.

    I need fixers/translators in the following countries: China, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia and Viet Nam.

    I will be traveling in Sept.

    Any advice or info welcome

    Thanks!
    Ben

    Hi Ben,

    I am Andy from Vietnam. I’ve worked as producer and TV and film fixer for over ten years. I’ve covered Vietnam and Cambodia.

    I’ve assisted Channel News Asia to shoot the documentary “Inventing SE.Asia” which required to shoot in Cambodia (Mekong river in Phnompenh, Tonle Sap lake, Siem Reap Angkor site…) and Vietnam.

    I am glad to assist you in traveling along the the Mekong River in Vietnam and Cambodia.

    Please have a quick look at my site: http://www.fixerinvietnam.com/

    or my profile on thelocationguide.com:

    https://www.thelocationguide.com/directory/view/23311-andy-nguyen-local-tv-and-film-fixer-in-vietnam

    or my facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/fixerinvietnam/

    or drop me a line at: fixerinvietnam@gmail.com

    Please see pictures which I took on Mekong river and Tonle Sap lake in Cambodia with the crew.

    Best regards,
    Andy


    Kirit Sahgal
    Participant

    Hi Ben,

    My name is Thai, and i have been working as a fixer and local producer, mainly for filming for over 10 years now. I am Cambodian and mainly based in Siem Reap and Phnom Penh.

    I know the area very well, please write me for any question you have on my email kpthai007agnkor@gmail.com or my mobile +85599499949

    I can send you my whole profiles and previous works I have done so far on the personal email. Or you can look at me in linkedin https://www.linkedin.com/in/thai-khin-82b00a14?trk=nav_responsive_tab_profile_pic

    Attached please find the pictures that I have been working with filming before.

    With all my very best and thank you for taking your time to check on me.

    Kind regards,
    Thai


    Sean Thomas
    Member

    Dear Ben,

    This is Mekong Film Fixer. I have extensive experience to work in Mekong Region, especially Cambodia. We provide all significant services needed for filming: scouting and location management, and permits issuing, equipment and crew to name just a few.

    Furthermore, we possess close relationship with many internal filming commissions of the host countries which not only helps shortening the processing time but also benefiting in reducing paper work troubling and financial expense. Please contact me if you need more information. For more detail, you can find us on: http://mekongfilmfixer.asia/
    Or email us: mekongfilmfixer@gmail.com

    Thanks for your kind consideration. I am looking forward to hearing from you soon.

    Best regards,
    Mekong Film Fixer

    Hello Ben,

    My name is Vises, I’m a local freelance fixer based in Phnom Penh. I do not have professional experience with the Mekong region but if you give me to the chance to work on this topic, I will be happy to assist you.

    Here below are some of the project I’ve done as fixer/translator.

    Projects: “The Amazing Journey of Jamy´, produced by Multimedia France Productions (About ancient architecture). “Medecines d’ailleurs”, produced by Bonne Pioche France (About traditional healers). “Jij bent Sterk” (We Are Strong), produced by CNV Amsterdam (About working condition in garment factory in Cambodia). “The place we live in”, produced by August Picture Singapore (About people dwelling in the Cambodia rubbish grounds). “Globe Cooker Cambodia” produced by Gedeon production France (About local food and travel). “The biosand filter and the bottle light”, produced by Filmat36 Singapore (About villagers live without access to clean water, and children study in dark homes). “Child Labour”, produced by Threesixzero Productions Singapore (About Children who are working as waste collector and selling things to tourist). etc…

    You can contact me through the following contact details:

    Email: sokvises@gmail.com
    Mobile: (+855) 12 667 000

    Thank you and best regards,
    Vises

    Hi, my name’s Fong Bui currently based in Hoi An, Vietnam but covering Laos, Thailand, Cambodia & Myanmar. With 12 years of experience in the location and film fixer industry, language spoken English, Laotian & Thai. Just contributed an article about my latest trip: “Filming Myanmar (Burma) – a Great Overland Journey back in time.” More than happy to share with any queries in/of the Mekong Sub-Region !

    Email: fongbui.za@gmail.com
    Web: http://www.introducingvietnam.com
    Tel: +84 906985539
    Skype: introducingvietnam

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