Our Producer, will quote and oversee entire production. Production costing & budgets will be presented daily to Producer during pre-production and production.
Production Companies, Producers, Directors and members of their crew not need a work permit for filming in Canada. However, you may need to meet other rules prior entering Canada. Our advisory panel locally and overseas, will assist you in coordinating your application. More information available on www.cic.gc.ca
Insurance & Safety
Insurance policy covers various aspects of production and filming. Specific insurances such as for Crew Members, Locations, Special Effects, Props etc. can be arranged as and when required. All our productions will be under local insurance company.
Approval Process & Client-Access
We will provide secure Client-Access login. You will have private access to your job from anywhere in the world on your computer. All presentation materials will be published for presentation and approvals. All castings, screen tests, photos, videos, locations images, CGI, pre-viz, art department references, sets, props, wardrobe, costumes etc.
We provide a local driver/personal assistant to Directors/Producers/Agency/Clients who cater to your every need 24/7. All fancy & luxury limousines can be arranged for pickup & drops. We are happy to organize any or all your personal requirements such as unlimited local calling and text, laptops, local travel, private jets, exclusive showboats & entertainment.
Casting & Talent
Canada is a land of cultural diversity and all ethnicities are well existing. This offers a diverse pool of talent, models, actors and extras. Our casting director will coordinate all talents, screen test, wardrobe, usage, contracts etc. Territory usage & timing agreements options can be arranged.
Most of the crew here are hard working and easy going. Our well-networked team will ensure best crew and facilities rate. Standard crew rates vary depending upon number of hours per day; standard work rates are usually on 8 hours basis. Our team will supply with show reels and resumes for tech crew.
We can arrange for any size of office space in heart of downtown close to film business professionals, surrounded by post houses, sound studios, film processing and equipment hire along with unlimited high speed internet, high quality video conferencing, short walk or taxi ride to most of places. Other facilities like screening room, fixed lines, mobile connection, tablets, laptops or photocopiers can be arranged.
Canada offers a diverse range of rural and urban landscapes. Major cities have contemporary and classical architecture. The flora and climate are hugely variable through out the country. One could be filming in snow one day (snow season – Nov to March) and on a palm-fringed beach the other day. Canada has many sophisticated location scouting & search companies with online digital libraries. A short list of locations may be accessed or emailed, then later can be photographed to directors’ specifications, time of day, lens, angle etc.
Equipment & Stock
There are several small and large film equipment hire companies that offer reliable gear packages for film & digital camera’s. Be it a large film shoot or a commercial with high-speed tabletop shots or a short film, all wide variety of requirements can be arranged on a short notice. Most of the grips and gaffer’s in Canada own their own trucks and equipment and charge out on usage. This is an easy, cost-effective practice as you only ay for what you use. If any specific piece of equipment or any special gear can be arranged, almost anything and everything you need. Majority of film equipment’s are available in Toronto, Ottawa, Vancouver and Montreal.
Rushes & Editorial
Daily rushes can be transferred to your preferred format and dispatched to editorial company along with daily notes. We have tie-ups with local editorial companies offering large-scale offline and online editing capacities and preview rooms.
Post in Canada can deliver outstanding jobs with visual effects and editorial. Majority of the local postproduction companies have artist and editors with international experience and latest tools. Our postproduction team can put together a team of small to large number of artist together.
Visual Effects (Onshore & Offshore)
We have a network of freelance Visual FX Supervisors, Producers, Compositors, 3D Artist, Matte Painters, Special FX Artist, Lighters who regularly work on Hollywood Features, TV Series and TV Commercials. We offer extensive offshore and onshore visual effects coordination and project management services.