What is a film fixer?
1: One that fixes: a person or thing that fixes
2.Informal: A person who uses influence or makes arrangements for another
Asia Film fixers (ā′z̸hə, film, fĭkˈsər)
1. A film production ‘fixing’ and location management service that influences and makes arrangements throughout South East Asia and deals with problems or difficult situations creatively and effectively.
What do Fixers do?
What skills do you need to be a fixer?
Well, this will be a subject of a future post, but one does need the following: Commonsense – Connections – Committed – Organisation skills – Travel Management Skills – Knowledge (of one’s area) – Tenacity – Production experience – Understanding the needs of your client – Financial Management Skills – Negotiation Skills – Knowledge of filming and permit laws – and a Sense of Humour!
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