FIFTH PLANET FILMS – FILM PRODUCTION SERVICES
Have a project but don’t have all the capabilities to make it happen and need film production services? Do you need insurance, crew, budget management or payroll but don’t know where to start? Our team of producers, directors, cinematographers, and production assistants can handle any job, regardless of the size or scope. Whether you’re shooting a national commercial or run and gun YouTube video, we can meet your needs.
Permits, parking, scouting and booking a location in New York City can be a very complicated process. Our film production service location team is able to provide everything you need so that your shoot day goes as smoothly as possible. Tackling various neighborhoods, from Chinatown to Harlem, figuring out logistics and keeping the neighborhood you’re working in clean and happy is important, and our location personnel are experts at achieving a successful film shoot, guaranteeing an invite to return.
VIDEOGRAPHY / LIVE EVENTS
Need to film a live event? Need to stream it live and edit it live? Fifth Planet Films works with local directors and editors that specialize in film production services including live online broadcast, enabling events to be seen around the world and then saved so it can be played back anytime.
BIDS AND BUDGETS
Cash flow and money management for our clients are a top priority. Our film production support team understand that every job is different and we listen to our clients needs while maintaining the quality of the production.
Deciding on which camera to use can turn into a tedious task. Meeting the edit specs for editorial and obtaining the look you want by utilizing specialized lenses, you can make the final product exactly the way you want for your audience.
GRIP, LIGHTING AND ELECTRIC
Our talented team of Grips and Electrics are highly skilled in various lighting and rigging set ups in order to obtain the required look and shot needed. Along with obtaining Grip and Electric equipment from C-stands to specialty lighting, car mounts and dollies, our team has a wide network for providing this specialized equipment.
Coming from out of town and looking for logistical organization and budget management? We can assist with transporting your team and their gear around the New York City area, obtaining permits, scheduling a casting session and finding you the best filming location to fit your needs.
PHOTOGRAPHY / TIME LAPSE
Fifth Planet Films works closely with a vast array of photographers from all over the world to get the fraction of a second they need for print. In addition, time-lapse technology has evolved and our team has vast experience in using rigs, sliders and motion control to create captivating time-lapse videos.
Fifth Planet Films can handle multilingual support for almost any language in the world. We offer out of town assistance for filming in New York City and servicing foreign productions with the ability to bring to life their creative and logistical needs no matter where you are based. If you’re filming in Chinatown, you’re going to need Chinese support, but even more, if you’re from China, you’re going to need production support. No matter what country you’re from, we offer translation, interpreting and multilingual support to simplify filming in New York City.
CASTING AND TALENT
From extras to celebrity talent, we can source all of the talent needed to produce your video or television ad.
As the person in charge of actually shooting the film and managing the camera and lighting departments, we make sure that our Cinematographers are nothing short of brilliant. Each project and director requires a different look and tone and we take care to ensure that look is obtained.
GREEN SCREEN AND VFX
When you need special effects and heavy compositing in post-production, you’ll need to take special care ensuring that each frame is shot and processed with care. Communicating effectively in pre-production is especially important to ensure effective footage.