With 4 official languages, Singapore is a melting pot of many different cultures and ethnic traditions. This global trade hub offers complete support for productions of all genres, such as documentaries, feature films, TVCs, and music videos. Singapore also offers a large number of post-production services catering to every need, and Mbrella films is there every step of the way. Mbrella Films is on-site and ready to make your project truly stand out. We provide a complete film production services platform in Singapore. If you are interested in shooting in the city, we would love for you to get in touch with our producers there. In this article, we will delve in to further details about Singapore’s unique locations and film production support.
Singapore has some of the most innovative options for production houses in southeast Asia. Most of the production houses also offer creative services, acting as agency and production house combined. You will find that most of the local houses serve 2 primary types of clients – either foreign or Mandarin language productions. Having this level of bilingual capability certainly smoothes out the film production process when working in the Asia Pacific region.
International productions from all over the world have chosen Singapore for its gleaming skyline and diverse atmosphere. Keep reading to find out more about Singapore’s superior locations, services, crew support, and equipment availability.
One of the most regularly requested services in Singapore is video production. Since this city is a centralized business hub for regional companies, a lot of the brands need high definition video production services. Mbrella Films has a dedicated local team and resources to help your brand rise to the top and communicate the right message to your audience.
For projects such as commercials, viral marketing, and infomercials, Singapore is the a great location in the ASEAN region. With such an established infrastructure, your Singapore production is guaranteed to be among the best in your portfolio.
Diverse Filming Locations in Singapore
Singapore has a futuristic, forward-thinking and dense urban vibe. Auto commercials regularly shoot in the city due to the easy regulations and permitting inside the city. Other in-demand locations include the Marina Bay Sands hotel, multiple coastal islands, and urban parks. For diverse cultural backdrops, there’s Chinatown, Little India, and historic colonial buildings that provide a unique panoramic landscape for any production.
Whether your project calls for an ancient temple, a luxurious five-star hotel, or a pulsing street-level atmosphere, Singapore delivers. Locations aren’t all though, because Singapore also has incredible equipment options and local crews that can bring your project to the next level.
Singapore Film Equipment Rental and Crews
The multitude of available film crews in Singapore are knowledgeable, smart, and very dependable. Their English language ability is truly top-tier as well. Most are freelance and possess the skillset to work in multiple departments. Many busy foreign DOPs, directors, producers and production managers have made Singapore their base of operations to work on both Asian and western productions.
Equipment rental in Singapore is very similar to western Europe and the US. Most local houses allow dry-hire as long as the proper insurance requirements are met. All major camera, lighting and sound gear are available in Singapore. An incomplete list would include the latest generation ARRI, Red, and MGF equipment.
If you are considering Singapore as a shooting destination, we would love to send you a line budget or quotation. Please feel free to reach out to Mbrella films and one of our experienced specialists we will get in touch ASAP.