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FILMING AND
PRODUCTION

Filming in Oman requires series of permits. We are qualified for production facilitation, logistics and film permit fixing. We can help get access for local permits, provision of rigging gear , technical equipment and fixing and so much more.

Our deep knowledge of Oman combined with extensive technical expertise and international safety standards as a result making us a perfect partner for any production company looking to showcase Oman off-the-beaten track.

Please contact us to know more.

SERVICES WE PROVIDE

We as Twenty3 extreme provide all the required production facilitation services to clients , let it be fixing or getting permits for filming in Oman as well as drone permits, we are here for you!
We can help get access for local permits, provision of rigging gear , technical equipment and also fixing.

TV & Production Projects:-

  1. In-country logistics and operations,  including, but not limited to vehicle and accommodation rental, arranging supplies in remote areas and also establishing connection with local community.
  2. Local permits, including but not limited to, filming and equipment import, nature reserve entrance and filming permits, interview scheduling and clearance.
  3. Location scouting, risk assessments and evac plans.
  4. Provision of rigging gear and technical equipment and Fixing.
  5. Rigging for caves, mountains and canyons, ensuring safety of the crew involved, cameraman and sound man positioning.

 

Our Senior Instructor Justin Halls has done various projects in Oman. A Selection Of Recent Major Project Experience (Past 12 Years Only) : 

 

  • EXPEDITION with Steve Backshall

2019 February True to Nature – Presenter Steve Backshall. Aldo Kane (Vertical Planet). Rigging and Rescue. Descent and ascent on fixed ropes into Tawi Attair sink hole (well of the birds) 100m descent. First ever ascent up Jebel Samhan. Furthermore , Sleeping on ledges for a 4-day ascent. Topping out on the Jebel Samhan Leopard reserve.

2018 August True to Nature – Presenter Steve Backshall. Aldo Kane (Vertical Planet). Rigging and Rescue. 120m Descent and ascent on fixed ropes into Majalis Al Jinn sink hole. Selma Plateau and finally 400m abseil off Jebel Shams and  finally crossing of Wadi Nakah. Undropped Canyon in Jebel Akhdar (first ever crossing)

  • Risk Assessment of the areas.
  • Mapping the routes.
  • Environmental considerations for resident birds and wildlife.
  • Rigging and installation of fixed ropes.
  • Ensuring Safety of the filming crew.

Rescue plan & Crisis management

 

  • TV production –Adventure and Wildlife (2015)
    Technical rope work, rigging and safety Lead

    • Risk Assessment of the areas.
    • Rigging and installation of fixed ropes in unexplored sink holes.
    • Cave exploration rigging and rescue
    • Ensuring Safety of the filming crew.

    Location: Baliem River Caves, Papua

    Presenter: Steve Backshall

  • BBC. Down the Mighty River West Papua/Irian Jayer, Papua. 2016:  Rigging and Rescue. Cave exploration, Technical rope work, rigging and also rescue.  Baliem River Caves. Presenter- Steve Backshall. Aldo Kane (Vertical Planet)
  • National Geographic. Out of Africa. Salalah & Empty Quarter. 2015: FixersLocal Project Safety Lead & local guide
    • Risk Assessment of the areas.
    • Ensuring Safety of the filming crew.
    • Mapping the routes.
  • TV production – Netherlands TV ( 2009)
    Technical rope work, rigging and safety Lead
  • Risk Assessment of the areas
  • Guiding the adventures.
  • Providing adventure training to the members of the crew.
  • Rigging for rescue
  • Ensuring Safety of the filming crew.

 

  • TV production – Chanel France 5 (Échappées belles)
    Technical rope work, rigging and safety Lead

    • Risk Assessment of the areas.
    • Guiding the adventures.
    • Providing adventure training to the members of the crew.
    • Rigging for rescue
    • Ensuring Safety of the filming crew.

    Location: Jebel Shams, Abseil and Via Ferrata

 

  • Ginger productions, Jack Osbourne Adrenaline junky 4 Mexico 2008                                                                                                        Cave of Swallows (400 m) Film & Mountain/Brian Hall. Descent and also ascent on fixed ropes- Rigging, rescue, and Instructor. SRT training of Jack Osbourne, Craig David & Emma Grifith. Presenter Jack Osbourne.
  • Ginger Productions. Take me to the Edge Oman 2008: Film & Mountain/ Brian Hall. Presenter- Leo Holding. Rigging & Rescue. Via Ferrata, Snake Canyon
  • Ginger Productions. Take me to the Edge Oman 2008: Majalis Al Jinn (Film & Mountain/Brian Hall) Presenter Leo Holding Rigging & Rescue. 120m abseil & ascent on fixed ropes.

Please do contact us to know more about filming in oman.

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