Is your goal an extended film project? An immediate advertising assignment? A unique episode for a TV show? A segment for a movie? Arctic Kingdom has the film logistics experience to save you time and money in the Far North. We are able to coordinate Canadian film crews, and provide custom Arctic equipment. Learn about our credentials in-depth here.
Every Arctic film project is different. Focus, duration, technique, equipment requirements, team size, experience and budget make every project a one-off. Arctic Kingdom can meet the unique demands of professional filmmakers and photographers. We look forward to making your project an exceptionally memorable and successful one.
Filming in the Arctic
We have worked on almost every type of project ranging from an individual filmmakers to simultaneous crews working on coordinated filming from the air, ground and underwater.
Arctic Kingdom specializes in features and has redefined the possibilities for cutting edge productions to access the world’s most spectacular wildlife and environments.
Natural History, Current Affairs, Docudramas, Cinema Verité, Travel Shows & Reality TV. From underwater to aerial filming to coordinating and recommending talent we help earn the awards!
Stunning scenery and strong association and product validation with the most rugged environment on earth together with expedition sponsorship & event marketing.
Arctic Kingdom can provide or recommend professional production personnel in both the US and Canada with extensive polar and cold weather filming experience. Whether filming for TV or the big screen, from underwater to the air, and whether union membership required we can build a team to meet any requirement. We work with professional aboriginal camera crews as well and look for opportunities to develop and use local expertise whenever possible.
Understanding the location, possible scenarios for weather or animals and tradeoffs between locations helps to maximize the investment in the shoot and ensure the greatest chance of success.
Arctic Kingdom’s early involvement in preproduction planning saves time and money, freeing you to focus on actual film-making in ideal locations. We provide experience with script analysis, working with within budget ranges, location scouting, and location management once you’re shooting. Obtaining necessary permits can be complicated; we’re able assist you with these logistical concerns along with field safety, providing clothing, food, comfortable accommodations, use of our vehicles, and can aid you in obtaining world class production equipment from Canada or the United States.
Arctic Kingdom offers a unique field planning and costing service as part of preproduction budget and logistics optimization. We’ll work closely with you to maintain daily budget projections, and are able to credit the Canadian Government Sales Tax back to all international film productions – saving you up to 5% of your budget. Other financial services we offer include recouping labor tax credits and advising you regarding available support grants or possible government assistance.
Film Logistics Projects
2014 – Warm Springs Production for Travel Channel – location> Qikiqtarjuaq
2013 – Televisa, Mexico – El Planeta -
2013 – The Amazing Race Canada – Final Episode
2013 – Iqaluit Wild Canada – Canadian Broadcasting Corp (CBC)
2013 – Akpatok Island Wild Canada – Canadian Broadcasting Corp (CBC)
2012 – ABC Nightline – Unicorn of the Sea
2012 – Big Miracle – helicopter shots in Kujjuaq
Arctic Kingdom is proud to have worked with many prominent film crews from around the world.