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Forums Foodie Fixers for North Africa and Turkey

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  • We are in need of excellent fixers / food consultants in the following locations Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco and Turkey for a Channel 4 food programme. This role would be an off screen position for someone who is really embedded in the local food culture. We are looking for someone who knows exactly what important local dishes we should be focusing on, where we should go and who we should meet in order to really understand the cuisine of the region. We will require them to recommend people, places and dishes with excellent stories that will give the viewer an insight into the food of the country that the average tourist would not have access to. They would need to have a good command of English and be available to work during the months of June, July and August not necessarily on a full time basis. Any recommendations welcome!

    This is for when (not if) you come to Iceland.
    I am a chef turned producer so I will hook you up with all the best when you come.

    Best Regards
    Arni Bjorn Helgason
    Executive Producer

    mobile: +354 824-4550
    email: arni@sagafilm.is

    Sagafilm ehf.
    Laugavegur 176
    105 Reykjavik
    Iceland
    http://www.sagafilm.is

    I have my production company in Algiers so maybe we can help you or recommend you some people but I need information about the budget and planning (how many days / months ?)

    Best, Hugo

    My mail : hugo(at)idealcorp.fr

    hi lauren, my name is christian mcwilliams , i have a company in morocco with 4 colleagues, we are called xperience films morocco, we can help with your program.
    I am in london at the moment, so if you would like to meet , give me a call or email.
    christianinealing@gmail.com
    07768337786
    best to you,
    c


    Ufuk Ahiska
    Member

    Hi, i own a production / post-production company in istanbul Turkey.
    İ might have the correct crew and tools for you…
    The most popular food expert that creates the menus for high end hotels is a person i work with. That said, we have also owned a special restaurant of ower own.
    Please contact Pekin.
    Pekin@cinemasyon.com
    0090 532 6228121
    http://www.cinemasyon.com


    John Duffy
    Member

    hi lauren,

    we would like to service to your filming in Turkey.

    pls find our contacts below

    nazlan özden (executiveproducer)

    http://www.pozitiffilm.com.tr

    nazlan.ozden@pozitiffilm.com.tr
    Skype:nazotonin
    +90 5322129395

    Hi Lauren,

    I would love to help you on this project in all over Turkey since I have many connections specialized on Turkish food.

    Best,

    Ebru Karacan
    http://www.erafilmproduction.com


    Enis Riza
    Member

    Can help, with pleasure. Thanks.
    eksyapim@sinekol.com
    http://www.sinekol.com

    Hi Lauren,

    Looks like its going to be mouth watering production :)

    Just a quick note that we would be delighted to participate in this for the Channel 4.
    Our team have previous experience as location and local tastes advisors for Anthony Bourdain – No Reservations Istanbul.

    If you would like our co-operation please get in touch and we can take it from there.

    Kind regards,

    Mervan Ayberk
    PPT / photo-production-service-turkey.com


    Tom Wiesner
    Member

    Hello Lauren..

    We would be happy to assist your production in Turkey..As i also mentioned to Jade when i responded to her email yesterday,we have line produced a similiar tv programme about food&lifestyle for Swedish television shot in Istanbul two months ago.Would like to get some more detailed information about shooting dates,requirements for estimate.
    We are and also we know some foodie’s..looking 4wards to assist your project.

    Best,

    Serhan Nasirli
    MinusGreen

    skype :minusgreenserhan
    serhan@minusgreen.net
    m :+905326914029
    m :+905417708950

    Hello Lauren,

    It would be a pleasure for us to participate in this for the Channel 4. We would be happy to assist your production in Tunisia. We have a lot of connections specialized on Tunisian food, all around the country.
    We would like to get some more detailed information about shooting dates and requirements for estimate .
    Regards,
    Yosr Jabeur.
    CTV services
    ctvservices@gmail.com
    (+216) 71 238 793

    Hi Lauren,

    It would be a pleasure to work together on this project. We are one of the major production compagnies in Morocco and do a lot of commercials, tv shows, institutional films, and movies.

    You can visit our website at: http://web.vdrma.com/

    I would love to know if you had a more detailed brief of what you are looking for exactly.

    Feel free to contact me at:

    rita@vdrma.com
    prod@vdrma.com
    212661462359

    Best

    Rita


    Mark Siezega
    Member

    Hi Greeting From Tunisia

    We are a Film & TV Studios owners in Tunisia , and we have been involved in many cooking & Food shows and TVC we have specialized crews for this we operate in North Africa since 15 Years we have an office in Tunis & Casablanca Morocco , we can assist you on this project .we have many credits with UK Production Company’s including the BBC
    and International Productions
    Our team & Studios are at your disposition
    http://www.tunprodstudios.com
    Manager
    Lotfi sahli
    Mobile + 216 23 306 717
    email: lotfisahli@tunprodstudios;com

    Hello,

    Please check your mail regarding the project in Turkey.

    Looking forward to hearing from you.

    Best regards,

    Bahadır Arliel
    Producer

    http://www.interfilmistanbul.com.tr
    bahadir@interfilmistanbul.com.tr
    Skype:offprimetime


    Lena Yuzik
    Member

    Bocek Production would gladly co-operate with you in this charming project. Would you please send us specific details and your requirements?

    Kind Regards,

    Selma Mehmetoglu
    selma@bocekyapim.com.tr

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