Film Location Scouting in Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, South Sudan, Tanzania, Kenya, Ethiopia, Zambia, Namibia & Dr. Congo

At Film Crew Fixers, we know that for any filming project to be successful, Before the start of filming and the arrival of the film crew, careful location scouting and preparation are required. As a local fixer firm, we are familiar with all filming sites, including the Democratic Republic of the Congo, South Sudan, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Ethiopia, Zambia, Namibia, and Kenya. Using years of expertise in all these fields, thorough research, and an in-depth understanding of our nation to offer you the ideal setting for your project

As film crew fixers we understand the importance of this and we provide several location scout services depending on interests. When you contact us, our Local fixers will pursue location scouting in line with your filming interests.

We offer these services to crews who already have some ideas and specific locations in mind but need clarity on the locations and to make sure it will work perfectly for the projects. In addition to this , we can also recommend potential locations for clients who do not have specific location but has an idea of what they want. when we recommend, we provide information and photos for the client to have a better understanding to the location.

In whichever situation you are in, you need not worry as this is what we do best and we will definitely scout all possible locations in Uganda, Kenya, South Sudan, Tanzania, Burundi, Dr. Congo, and  Rwanda to provide you with several options from which you will select where to do your filming.

Location scouting may take some time, depending on how long your shoot is going to last. This is because we might need to send our fixers out into the field to collect up-to-date photos of any potential filming locations in order to establish the conditions for filming there.  In order to ensure that we make the correct decisions during location scouting, it is always preferable to get in touch as early as possible. We might need to determine the distance, whether or not there are suitable lodging properties nearby, whether the region is accessible, and whether or not it has electricity. Scouting involves weighing the benefits and drawbacks of the potential venue to make sure you have the answers you need when the shoot rolls around. Send us an email and we will discuss how to carry out your location scouting program, whether your interest is in filming cultural and heritage sites, urban setups, or wildlife in national parks.

Even for locations that you have never been to, we are the advanced team that goes now in place to ensure that the road map you are going to embark on is one that is feasible and can be archived. Depending on the nature of the shoot, scouting takes about 3-5 days in place to collect all information and variables based on the sample scale that you give us.

For film crews, location scouting is essential since it guarantees that the settings selected will support the story, aesthetic, and functional requirements of the project. Crews can evaluate visual and practical issues, like lighting, sound quality, accessibility, and potential risks, by visiting potential sites. Better planning and budgeting are made possible by this pre-production phase, which assists in locating and resolving any obstacles. Additionally, it makes it possible for filmmakers to work with local authorities and obtain the required permits, which helps to ensure a more seamless filming process and avoid delays. All things considered, proficient location scouting makes production safer, more effective, and more visually appealing. if you are interested in filming any locations in the Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda, DRC, Zambia, South Sudan , Tanzania and Burundi reach out to us to start the process.


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