An earthquake of 7.7 M shakes Palu, a city in Sulawesi Indonesia, creating a 3,8 meters tsunami that hit the city and destroyed everything in its path. The shakes also created a liquification, sinking 2 villages with almost 2500+ houses with everyone that unable to run inside the house. Sunk into a 10 meters deep mud. Lani is one of the survivor tells us her […]
Remote Locations Shooting
Remote pristine island cultures and tribes location.
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Indonesia's vast archipelago of 17500+islands, 800+ tribes, hundreds of urban modern cities and rich marine life offers unlimited range of shooting location. Our 20+ years of travelling Indonesia to advise will save time and research before scouting. Insurances advise and remote area emergency medical precaution are in our list of expertise as well.
Filming Permits & Visas
The initial plan to move forward is to assure is the permit done properly. Obtaining permits from national government in Jakarta to the location permits, journalist visas and special entry visas if you are filming in the national parks in Indonesia. We are able to liaising to government and local authorities for filming and location permits, including filming permit in West Papua.
Logistic & Travel
Travelling with large or small crew member could be a big operations. We are handling any types of travel, accommodation, catering on location, logistic, freight, renting facilities. Transporting within Indonesia by sea/air/land, helicopter, private jet rentals, liveaboard boat, yachts brokerage, speed boat, rental cars and buses, hotels booking.
Local Supports & Fixing
Local supporting crew hiring and fixer. To match your demand for local talented crew and know-how-to make a solutions on day-to-day field assistance on production. We have team of most talented from all over Indonesia during production, interpreters of local tribal language, guidance, local custom advises, scouting, asset/prop managements, administration and budget tracking.
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What they think about us.
" Always delivered ! Should be your middle name" Nov 3, 2016
Will ChurchillDirector of photography
Big thanks mate. For the last shoot. I'm sending your contact to production company who are interested in filming.
Peace and Love. Willy. Nov 9, 2016
S Deighs - USAProducer
We had a great trip thank you for everything John! We definitely want to explore other parts of Indonesia. Will definitely make for great Youtube videos. I will be sure to send them to you. Once again you're the best John!
MattAIW for Amazon
Thank you for a wonderful shoot, everything was great and went smoothly.
Your help was invaluable. Brilliant work, we really appreciate it. All the best for the future and hope our paths cross again. Take Care.
AlanITN - Channel 5
You did a very good job for us Johannes. Thank you for all your excellent work, and I hope we get the chance to work with you again. Best wishes Alan
The illegal wildlife trade in Sulawesi is wiping out rare and endemic species.Dateline investigates the illegal wildlife trade in Sulawesi and how it’s wiping out rare and endemic species. Once dubbed the Galapagos of Asia - can it be saved before it’s too late?
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The Citarum River, made of 75 springs downstream to 7 rivers and combined in one Citarum river. Situ Cisanti or lake Cisanti is one of the 7 spring lake that flows into Citarum. This river also use as powering Indonesia Power’s power plan in Saguling dam. The citizen along the 7 sub river of Citarum are also benefit from Citarum, as irrigation for farmer’s rice […]
Papua, last pristine tropical jungle in the world has a lot of challenge for distributing food and aids thru the dense thick jungle. The most possible is thru the air, with limited landing strip facilities in the dense jungle, uncertain weather and fog condition. Those airplane is piloted by the brave, the people with nerve of steel, when you heard the plane starts talking to […]
The ancient inherited cultures in the city of Ponorogo are still in a deep undisclose for some society. Pomorogo, an 1 hour flight plus 2 hours train from Jakarta were before the Bantar Agin kingdom. The kingdom rebel to the bigger Majapahit kingdom. The villages in the ancient Ponorogo were lead and protected by a warrior. A warrior that some say has extra supranatural power […]
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The vagabond has true meaning win this young boys minds. They are at age before 20s and have their dream of accomplishing the ultimate adventure goal. The adventure that only the braves and most determine is able to achieve. The ride on motorbike scooter for over 3,088 kilometers that may take time one year to complete. Menying is one of this youngsters club, or communities […]
Mr Alan Sr is a social leader in Toraja, He was one of the most respected elder in his village, a village in Sesean, Northern. He choose to live his life in that village of his childhood, leaving alone the possibility to travel and earning better jobs in other city. He was a famous village chief at his time, he also the first person who […]
Compassion, feel bad for other human being condition is become the nature of human. Whenever we saw a poor man begging for coins are always move everyone heart. Encouraging us to helps in the form of giving small change that we take it for granted almost as useless cash. This useless coins for some people are wealth for somebody elses. Tickling our sense of helping […]
Night butterflies, a popular nick name reference for Indonesian female prostitutes. They are usually operating under the blanket of the nights, street side or organized. Filling the wish of every man fantasies that pay them. Melati, a 20 years old girls, working this job since she was 15 y.o. She inherit the job from her mother that was a night butterfly. She was always wanted […]
There are so many nationality-mix connection in popular tourists destination island. With so many opportunities to meet with other nations, races, that come as tourist, locals are often involve in more than host and guest. The women and girls are getting attracted to what they see. Better posture, taller groom potential, better opportunity financially and prospect to have better looking kids, so they said. Girls […]
There are 56 villages complex in the Badui on the 5012 hectares. An area that is 120 kilometers away from Jakarta to the Banten province. Kanekes, is the name of the area, that later is well known as Baduy. Baduy, named after Dutch etnographer visited them in 1845, 1891 and in 1909. This community mentioned as Badoe’i, badoei andor badoewi. The names probably refer to […]
Borneo, or Kalimantan is the largest island in Indonesian archipelago, also one of the largest island in the globe. This island holds a rich tropical rainforest and vast variety of flora and fauna. It also habitat of endemic animal. One of that endemic in Borneo is Orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus). The habitat of Orang Utan that has been decreasing due to logging, land clearance and mining, […]
Indonesia’s tropical rain forest hold a vast biodiversity life. Rcih in endemic species and globally affecting world’s climate. Indonesia is also the largest palm oil exporter. Indonesia leads global exporter with 33.6 Billion Us$ export record in 2017. Global palm oil sales export grows 16% per Year-on-Year in period of 2016-2017. In the other side, Colombia is the highest growing exporter since 2013, with up […]
Please feel free to contact us with all your filming support request in Indonesia, survey questions, research on locations, recce plan, with as detail as possible on location, time of shooting, local support needed, we will be happy to help with the information. We specialize assisting shooting in island archipelago of Indonesia, marines, yachting/boating, underwater filming, remote tribes and cultures and on any location in Indonesia. Or if you looking for something specific, let us know, big chance we can help you with your finding.
We will respond your request within 24 hours with as much information possible for you to encourage filming in Indonesia. Should you need recommendation from our previous projects, upon your request, we will be more than happy to send you the contact.