PSN Expertise Keeps Cameras Rolling Worldwide in Travel-Wary Times
Necessity is the mother of invention. So no surprise the team at PSN China has already implemented a solution that keeps live action film production on track overseas despite the pandemic.
For a commercial shoot in New Zealand during early March, China’s lockdown prevented the client and agency from traveling in. Our team built a private video-grade wireless network allowing mobile phones, tablets, cameras, and computers to synchronize and stream live HD video. At a time when so much is untouchable, their “Cloud Shooting” solution puts all the players in touch on set.
We’ve long moved from theory into practice. The added responsibility of executing remote film production is nothing new to our Partners. That capacity is of urgent importance to producers aiming to film live action in countries where the cameras continue to roll.Continue reading
Behind the parade of celebrities featured in Super Bowl commercials this year are tireless production teams tasked with keeping the stars shining happily on set. PSN Partner experience working with A-List talent is trusted by producers of all genre.
This latest selection of PSN Partner work showcases Katy Perry and Celine Dion music videos as well as commercials featuring Neil Patrick Harris, Camila Cabello, Adam Levine, and Premier League forward Mo Salah. There are many more in TV series and feature films soon to be released by Netflix, Warner / HBO Max, and Marvel.
We’re thankful to the producers who call on PSN Partner expertise time and again. Nothing more satisfying than working with fellow professionals who know the value of getting it right the first time.
The historic Oscar sweep accomplished by South Korean feature film Parasite is a fitting culmination of efforts made by a nation of filmmakers that knows no borders.
Filming in Spain was already underway during 2018 when South Korean producers of the Netflix series, Memories of the Alhambra, reached out to our Production Service Network to scour Europe for a train, station, and tracks they could control for filming with explosives.
Their choice to work with PSN Hungary in stations outside Budapest resulted in scenes edited seamlessly with those from Spain.
South Koreans are prolific storytellers whose content is now widely consumed across Asia Pacific. Unlike the US, it is a region with no “1-inch-tall barrier of subtitles” to overcome.Continue reading
Dramatic Drop in Production Costs Makes Both Countries Hot Spots for 2020
Choosing a country to film in is more than a creative decision. The overall cost to shoot in one country compared to another can make all the difference.
Sustained currency devaluation in two countries known for unique locations and highly-trained crew is now tipping the scales in favour of Turkey and Argentina.
Q: How has your local economy changed over the past year?Continue reading
There is an immersive aspect to location shoots that cannot be replicated. From the authenticity of actor performances to the bonds of crew camaraderie, we’ve all enjoyed through the unique challenges each shoot day to the memorable wrap parties.
The more ‘out there’ a location is, the more real it feels for filmmakers and viewers.
This latest selection of PSN Partner work opens a big window to the world for armchair escapists. Enjoy the view on what we can do for your next project.
See you on set!