Of all possible shoot destinations around the World, nowhere offers more value or variety for commercial production than South Africa, and its neighbours. Not only as ‘Africa’ but as a ‘double’ for Europe, Australia, America.
The Network Productions International, of Cape Town, South Africa has been delivering World class production values to international clients, for over twenty years. In a business where experience counts, The Network is the ‘safe and reliable pair of hands’ you need to deliver the best value for your budgets. Look first at Africa – it offers much more than you’d imagine.
The Network has produced films, stills and image based content for all advertising categories and genres of film, recently our main focus has been in the car and automotive category, however, we have produced international campaigns for financial institutions, beauty, food, fashion, real-estate, PSAs, lifestyle, branded content and more – The Network is has recently produced high confidential work for product launches and global brand campaigns.
The Network’s production expertise and connections extend far beyond our South African base. The Network regularly undertakes international productions much further afield – covering all of Sub-Saharan Africa, the Indian Ocean Islands and any destination our clients feel it appropriate to have a known management presence. We are well versed in international logistics and have produced in, or for, more than forty countries around the planet. Lately our focus has been on Asia, however, recent productions for Canada and the US illustrate the global appeal of our approach.
The Network builds durable, fair relationships with clients, crews and suppliers, based on transparency, respect and communication. We’ve earned a reputation for attention to detail, thorough preparation and well managed shoots.
The Network approach is streamlined, transparent and pragmatic and based on ongoing engagement with our clients to ensure no detail or need (specific equipment, dietary or cultural) is overlooked. Network budgets are designed to give clients a realistic picture of all elements required to fully deliver their projects while protecting their margins and upstream relationships. We do not arbitrarily ‘price dump’ to win jobs but work to deliver the tightest of margins as specified by client.
The Network is home to some very experienced industry professionals with a broad skills base which includes special effects design, digital alchemy and remote logistics. The Network team is at home with film, digital, virtual reality, 3D, augmented reality and all aspects and genres of stills and filmmaking. This allows us to support clients more closely and provides an extended resource when finding solutions to the widest range of production challenges.
The Network is based in Cape Town, in the Western Cape of South Africa, an area which boasts the greatest diversity of locations – within reasonable travelling distance – on the planet. South Africa known as ‘World in one Country’ has a vast range of topography, architecture, and climatic variation. The Network’s location database is exhaustive, embracing Southern Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa and tropical Indian Ocean Island paradises such as the Seychelles and Mauritius.
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VR is exploding – in 3 years VR may be bigger than mobile. Our specialized VR division — Ingenius-VR — features a team of camera specialists, digital alchemists and VR programmers.
The Network spent 2 years assembling a world-class VR team, buying and testing the latest cameras, software and techniques, and learning how to make VR magic. Ingenius-VR is ready to take a market leading role in virtual reality.