Filming and Fixers in South Sudan

Film crew fixers operate in South Sudan as one of our filming locations. Are you a production company looking to shoot a documentary in southern Sudan? Look nowhere as we are here to assist will all production fixer services and shooting crews for your project. We help with filming permits, visa and work permit advice, kit customs clearing and equipment hire, transport, accommodation, location scouting, and so much more. Contact us for details about the specific needs of your project.

Filming location in South Sudan

South Sudan locations range from dry lands, swamps, grasslands, and tropical rain forests, and depending on what you want to shoot; we are ready to assist. Southern Sudan has two major national parks where one can film wildlife; these are Southern Sudan National park with the second-largest wildlife migration in the entire world Shambe National Park and Boma National Park Film crew fixers is ready to assist you in processing filming permissions to shoot in these national parks at any time. Please contact us.

Other top South Sudan filming locations include the white Nile, which is part of the great river Nile the longest river on planet earth with its associated attractions, The Sudd Wetland in central southern Sudan home to the rare shoebill stock, and the Nilotic Nuer People.

Processing filming permits for south Sudan

South Sudan is a young nation having separated from central Sudan. All filming in Southern Sudan must be done after securing permission. Unauthorized shooting in any part of the country is not accepted and, if found, can be fined, imprisoned, or your film equipment confiscated. Before filming, please make sure that you have your permits from The Ministry of Interior. While in the field, shoot carry this permit since it can be asked at any time during the shoot. We will assist you in applying for the South Sudan filming permit. Please contact us for details.

When is the best time to shoot in Southern Sudan

South Sudan experiences both tropical and savannah climate. The south receives more rains than the northern part. Rainy seasons are from June to November while dry and warm are from December to May of each year. Because of this, filming can be done any time of the year. Feel free to contact us for advice.

Filming costs and Tax Incentives

At the moment, there is no tax incentive and the exemption for production and brand companies intending to film in Southern Sudan. This is because of the filming industry and infrastructure is nonexistent. The cost of locations and local talent is not so expensive, but expect law talent at that. Film Crew Fixers will negotiate local deals and provide information about production support and local talent needed. Contact us for details.

Local film Crews and Talent

Southern Sudan has a small pool of local talent and we advise you to bring your crew into the country. The few that exist need guidance while shooting. Nevertheless, Film Crew fixers is here to recommend the available Videographers, Photographers, Directors, Sound operators, among others.

Filming Equipment and Kit customs Clearing

South Sudan does not have the required equipment, and as such, you have to bring filming equipment with you. We will assist in organizing a temporary import permit from the Ministry of Information, and our Fixer will wait for you at the airport to assist with equipment clearing and visa. Let’s start the discussion here.

South Sudan Visa and Work permit

You need a visa and a valid passport to enter Southern Sudan. Please visit this website for details.

Accommodation in Soth Sudan

There are variety of accommodation facilities in South Sudan. Click here for more information

Why hire Film Crew Fixers

Film Crew Fixers is one of the few specialist Production fixer agencies in the East African region. We base in Entebbe Uganda to operate different offices and fixers in Rwanda, Kenya, Tanzania, Burundi, Southern Sudan, and the Democratic Republic of Congo. In each of the mentioned locations, we have resident and trusted local fixers to handle your project. We have been in operation for more than ten years, working with top international production companies. Kindly look at our PORTFOLIO and feel free to contact us.


Film Crew Fixers offers Pre-Production. Production and Post production fixer services in East Africa. Such services include, filming permissions, Press Accreditation, Kit Customs Clearing, Location Scouting, transport and accommodation, visa and work permit advice, security and so much more