Highlight Films specializes in providing professional local services for film & TV productions in Israel and the West Bank.
We have twenty years of experience of providing TV, documentary film and feature film productions with professional services: location services, arranging film permits, coordinating film crews, casting actors and extras, transportation and all other professional and logistical aspects of the film production.
In the last two decades we produced dozens of our own films and TV series, and provided production services to hundreds of documentary film productions. Among our customers: Netflix, BBC, Amazon, PBS, Channel 4 UK, ZDF, ARD, History Channel, Discovery Network, TLC and many other networks and channels.
We provided the services and managed the production of several TV reality shows and TV drama series in Israel and the West Bank, among them Transparent Season 4 (for Amazon), music reality shows, kitchen / chef reality shows, and many others.
Our film and TV productions in Israel:
The Highlight Films production personnel is experienced with all kinds of film productions. We have worked with British, French, American, Japanese, Canadian and Italian feature film producers who came to Israel to film their movies here, and we are aware of the possible complexities of any production. During the years we have composed a list of suppliers, colleagues and service providers who fit our professional standards. To each feature film production we bring the most of our experience and contacts in order to make it a successful project!
Our experienced location managers will find the places you are looking for: From the high mountains of the Galilee, to the dry wilderness of the Negev Desert, the beautiful Mediterranean shores, the Biblical landscape of the Jordan Desert to the high intensity urban atmosphere of Tel Aviv; Israel is small, you can drive its length in one day so even a short locations scout can be useful if planned efficiently.
In our footage archive there are shots of virtually every point in Israel, many in high definition. We can show you the location you would like to visit from various angles before coming to the location.
Film production equipment in Israel
As far as equipment, everything you need for a complicated film production is available in Israel: all the latest models of Sony, Canon, Arri and Red including all accessories.; lenses, grip, light and electricity, as well as any additional equipment or accessories.
Film production crew in Israel
There are many experienced film professionals in Israel. In addition to local movies produced in Israel, there are many international film and movie productions arriving to Israel every year. Be sure we will assemble the best team of film professionals for your production – experienced, hard working men and women who can help you achieve the best results in your production here.
We work with many film production companies, both independent film producers and European film production companies.
We have provided feature film production services in Israel and Palestine for Mary, starring Juliette Binoche and directed by Abel Ferrara, and for Persona Non Grata, directed by Oliver Stone and filmed in Israel and Palestine; La Strada di Paolo: Directed by Salvatore Nocitaas, The Shooting of Thomas Hurndall for Films 4, UK; Dovid Meyer – an independent American film, as well as for other Italian, Russian and British film productions taking place in Israel and the Palestinian Authority. In 2013 we have completed the production of Jerusalem 3D IMAX, after four years of production.