Cape Town cranks up Locations & Permitting

Cape Town has had a decade-long reputation as a thriving film hub with a “can do” attitude. However, this season, the sector has been hit by a number of locations management issues that industry insiders are calling a “crisis”. Following an Industry Locations meeting called on 6th December 2007, the Cape Film Commission has responded swiftly and positively:…

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New York Movie Locations

I once attended Production East, a movie industry trade show in New York, where the troublesome subject of “runaway production” was repeatedly raised. (“runaway” being the quaintly xenophobic term used by certain people in America who believe they are entitled to sole ownership of the production processes of the worldwide film industry). New York at the time…

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I am Legend

No, this isn’t a self-congratulatory introduction to our new blog; it’s the new Will Smith movie we saw last night….. Legend sees Will Smith playing Dr. Robert Neville, a brilliant military scientist unable to contain a virus that has successfully turned 90% of human race into carnivorous zombies who only exist in the dark, devouring…

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