Albania is one of the locations Pioneer Media have worked in the most, and indeed I truly recommend. If you do shoot in Albania, it is more than likely you will end up living for a month or more. Here’s our guide to living and shooting in Albania. Why was I living in Albania? In 2018, we spent a … [Read more...] about Living in Albania
By Seager Dixon, Pioneer Media Production Coordinator For the first showing of the Pioneer Film School program, I felt it would only be right to highlight a greatly underappreciated and often forgotten aspect of filmmaking and answer the question: what does a location manager do on a film set? The … [Read more...] about Pioneer Film School: What Does A Location Manager Do?
After multiple visits to Albania as part of our ongoing movie projects, the pyramid of Enver Hoxha is a ubiquitous sight of downtown Tirana for the Pioneer Media team. In 1988, three years after the death of Hoxha, the pyramid was designed by his daughter and her husband as a museum to the former … [Read more...] about Pioneer Media: Filmmaking in a Dictators Pyramid
Several of our clients who have perused our featured locations have asked, “What, exactly, is a Transnistria?” It is a location so unique that we felt it deserved its own section within our locations database. In short, Transnistria, or, as it officially calls itself, the Pridnestrovian Moldavian … [Read more...] about Five Reasons To Film Your Movie In Transnistria
Filming in Northern Cyprus: Why This Partially Recognized Republic is the Perfect Location For Your Next Movie
From November-December, we embarked on an epic 17-country tour, scouting locations and meeting with local partners for Pioneer Media, shadowing the Young Pioneer Tours Eurasian Adventure Tour. Toward the end of our sojourn, we started to explore our options for getting back to Asia, whilst ideally … [Read more...] about Filming in Northern Cyprus: Why This Partially Recognized Republic is the Perfect Location For Your Next Movie