About Us

filming in Ethiopia

WHO WE ARE

Film Crew Fixers is a sister company to Encounter Africa Safaris Ltd a bespoke tours and safaris company aimed at providing fixer services to production companies, International Film crews, and Freelance Journalists. We base in Uganda to handle filming permits, media cards or passes, press accreditation, kit customs clearing, location scouting, recces and so much more. We handle all pre-production, production, and post-production fixer services in over 10 African Countries.

Film Crew Fixers is committed to providing quality film fixer and production services to all film crews intending to film in selected locations in Ethiopia and Eritrea, Sudan, Djibouti, Eritrea, Somaliland, Zambia, Namibia, Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya, Tanzania, Burundi, The Democratic Republic of Congo, South Sudan, and Zanzibar. The many years we have been in this business of providing film fixing services in Addis Ababa and Eritrea guarantees you comfort and relaxation when you contact us or check out our PORTFOLIO.

We residents and local film fixers operating in East and Central Africa specializing in providing film fixing services to all Filming and Photographic production Companies wanting to film in Uganda, Rwanda, Democratic Republic of Congo, Burundi, Zanzibar, Kenya, Zambia, Namibia, Somaliland, Burundi, Sudan, and many other African locations.

We organize Press Accreditation for our clients, the film crews, Media cardsFilming Permitsbook accommodation and provide transportscout locations, and so much more. Please do contact us for any other service that you may need in East Africa and Beyond.

Our clients come first, and we know that in this world, time is essential. We, therefore, ensure quick response to your emails, our excellent working relationship with Uganda Media CouncilUganda Wildlife Authority, National Forestry Authority, and other partners in filming ensures that we process your Media cardsFilming permits, and film contracts in a short time.

With our offices located just 5 minutes from Entebbe International Airport, whether you need our services on arrival, we will just be few minutes away from you.

We have assembled a group of experienced and young Producers and Fixers who have worked in Uganda’s Film and Production Industry for quite some time and are ready to answer all your questions regarding film fixing in East Africa and beyond.

FILM FIXER EXPERIENCE

The Directors of Film Crew Fixers Ltd, who at the same time manage the day-to-day activities of the company, have vast experience of about 10 years each in providing fixer services required by film crews and production companies in East Africa and beyond. They have gained this experience, not in one day but in several years of working with some of the top production companies, International and Giant Film Crews, consultancies, and research bureaus. To ensure continuity, we have passed this knowledge on to all our office local producers and field staff through training and constant research about recent changes in production and film fixing requirements. There is no company with exceptional experience in processing media cards, filming permits, all logistics, preparation, scouting, and all film fixing services than Film Crew Fixers Ltd.

We have learnt from the different requirements of our clients who have made us rank among the best film production assistants and fixers in Uganda. Our advice is therefore based on our experience in handling and organizing filming permits, processing media cards, booking accommodation and transport for our clients as well as clearing filming equipment into countries we operate in.

When you contact Film Crew Fixers, you will be assured of quick response to your emails, Zoom meetings, professional and helpful answers to all your inquiries, plus affordable prices for your logistics such as transport, accommodation among others which results from over 10 years of working as professional fixers in East and Central Africa.

THE CREW

BIRUNGI EDSON RICKY

 DIRECTOR/ CEO/PRODUCER

CHRIS MUGISHA

PRODUCTION AND LOGISTICS MANAGER

FRED DARIUS SEMPUWO

DRONE OPERATOR/CAMERAMAN

LEON KIGOZI

DRONE OPERATOR/CAMERAMAN

Ayubu-Kasasa

AYUB KASASA

RWANDA FIXER

WHY YOU SHOULD CHOOSE US

We are not in this business by mistake. Film Crew Fixers Uganda Ltd employs a team of professionally trained production Assistants and fixers who run its day today office and field operations. All our Logistics and production fixers  have a background of filming, hospitality and tourism training and through our orientation, they are in position to handle all your film crew inquiries professionally ensuring that you get what you want at the right time and in the way you want it.

At Film Crew Fixers Uganda Ltd, we understand that being professional is not enough without experience. Our top managers and consultants have vast experience in handling film crew inquires and are passionate about what they do. Majority of us at Film Crew Fixers Uganda first worked with some of the prominent production and tour companies as consultants, production assistants, logistical fixers from where we obtained the so much needed experience and information about film fixing in Uganda and how to handle all queries from all those that require fixer services in Uganda. Information on Film Fixers Uganda website was compiled from our experience, and what you see or ask is what you get.

Being a Sister Company to Encounter Africa Safaris, which is a typical tour company, we work closely with Guest Houses and Lodges in Uganda. We will negotiate with them to ensure that you get affordable and competitive rates while in Uganda. We operate a fleet of tour vehicles that we use for transporting film crews and their equipment. We are flexible, and we listen. We work with your budget and advise the best available option to ensure that your shoot is a success yet within your budget. Try us today.

Film crews require a fixer that has the experience and connections with relevant Authorities in order to make their work easy. Those who have contacted us will testify that Film Crew Fixers Uganda Ltd works closely with Uganda Media Council, Uganda Media Center, Uganda Wildlife Authority, National Forestry Authority, Civil Aviation and many other organizations making it easy and quick to process your accreditation and filming permits when needed. Whether you are filming in on a very short notice, we will organize your accreditation and permits in the shortest possible time.

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