A film fixer, also known as a location fixer, is a person who assists film and television production crews in navigating the logistical and practical challenges of filming in a particular location or region. A fixer is typically a local expert who possesses knowledge of the area, including the culture, customs, and laws, as well as connections to various stakeholders such as local officials, businesses, and communities. Their duties may include securing filming permits, coordinating transportation, sourcing local crew and equipment, providing translation services, arranging accommodations and catering, and ensuring compliance with legal and regulatory requirements. The role of a fixer is crucial in helping productions to run smoothly and efficiently, and to achieve the desired creative vision while respecting the needs and interests of the local community.
Category: Film Fixer in Canada