Film production fixers in Uganda-Rwanda – We are a local film production fixer Agency operating in Uganda-Rwanda. Our professional line producers and fixers in Kampala-Uganda are the best in the region with over a time of experience. Great Film Fixers Uganda specializing in Pre-production, production and film crew fixer services including location scouting, processing filming permits and licenses, equipment hire and rentals, kit customs clearing, casting, press or Media Accreditation, production fixers as well as logistics such as transport and accommodation bookings.
Uganda Media Council requires any foreign journalist and all film crew members to be accredited and we can secure Media Cards on your behalf in 3-4 working days if you follow our instructions. When contacted, we will send you our Form G which gathers all the details required by Uganda Media Council which should be filled and returned by email to the respective fixer in our office plus two passport photos and a copy Passport from each crew member. Please note that if you are filming for more than one month, then the fees per Media Cards will increase. Our long term relationship with Uganda Media Council has helped us to prosper in this field and that’s why we remain ahead of everyone. Please contact Great Adventure Safaris for your Form G.
The government of Uganda requires all film crews intending to come with their filming equipment to temporarily clear it at immigration on arrival at the Entebbe International Airport something that can waste much of your time and you end up incurring un expected cost. At Great Adventure Safaris, we will request you to send through your Kit list which we shall send to our specialist clearing agent for an evaluation. It is usually a percentage of the total and once we have established how much it would cost, we will advise you accordingly and you pay for this in advance. On arrival, our clearing agent will be waiting for you at immigrations to help and take you through all this process.
Crews can always obtain a Visa on arrival but sometimes, film crews do not like lining up for this. We can help you to obtain a Tourist Visa or Business Visa to Uganda on arrival or inform one of our embassies closer to you. If requested, we will send you a letter that you will present to any embassy for them to issue you a visa otherwise, you can easily secure it on arrival at Entebbe International Airport after paying only USD50. Contact Great Adventure Safaris for more information about obtaining a Visa to Uganda.
This always depends on where you will be filming. We will advise you on the best and affordable and descent accommodation properties in such areas. We are not only film fixers but Tour Operators entitled to discounted rates which we will extend to your organization if contacted. Contact a Location Fixer about your Accommodation range and dietary requirements.
As a film crew, you need strong vehicles with enough space to accommodate your crew members and your filming kit. We organize transport for film crews depending on their requirements. Whether you want Land Cruisers customized for that, do not hesitate to contact us at Great Adventure Safaris as this is part of our film crew fixing services. All our vehicles are driven by professional and trained driver guides who are very knowledgeable about Uganda’s culture, flora and fauna of which information, you will find helpful and should you require any additional support service, they will be in position to help you through.
Great Film Fixers has assembled the best team most of whom have been working in prominent tour operators handling film crews. You will definitely benefit from their wide knowledge and experience. Should you require specialist personnel in the area of your filming, please contact Great Adventure Safaris your film production fixers in Uganda-Rwanda and we will advise you accordingly and organize them for you in the right time and place.