Andy Nguyen - Hanoi, Vietnam Email: Andynguyen@fixerinvietnam.com  Tel: +84 9 1331 5445

 

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I've provided fixing service to many foreign production companies who have come to Vietnam to shoot during the past few years.

As a general Vietnam local fixer, I felt very honoured to work with large production companies, great producers...in Asia, Europe...

May 2017

Human Ventures (Australia) 

I assisted Human Ventures' production team to film corporate video about NVDA software. NVDA is a software which helps visually impared people to learn how to use computers.

I took care of film permit application in Vietnam, communication between Human Ventures and schools and centers which help blind people, transport and translation during interview and creating Vietnamese subtitle for the video.

Click here to watch the video

NVDA: The free software empowering blind people world wide

May and June, 2017

Bloom Medya (Turkey)

I was general fixer for Turkish production company Bloom Medya to film the travel documentary "Better Late Than Never" in Vietnam. The shooting took plae in different shooting locations e.g Hanoi, Trang An Landscape Complex, Halong Bay, Cuc Phuong National Park.

The show has the presence of Turkish DIVA Bulent Ersoy and other celebs. 

On behalf of Bloom Medya, I applied for general film permit, drone permit as well as permit to shoot in National Park and organized transport, manpower (production assistant, camera assistant, make-up artist, soundman, tea lady).

Click here to watch 6 episodes produced in Vietnam

June 2017

Made For Digital (Singapore)

My fixer team's responsibility was arranging all kind of film permits in Vietnam, transport, location scouting and transcribing and translating for Made For Digital to shoot the Father's Day video for Uber Vietnam. 

I also organized a local production team incl. camera operator, camera assistant, production assistant) to shoot family activity of an Uber driver in Bat Trang Pottery Village, Hanoi.

Click here to watch Father's Day video

July 2017

Laundry Service (USA) 

  • TVC for herbal tea product in USA

Lagardere Sports (Singapore)

  • Multi-camera fly-away kit production of AFC Fusal Club Championships in HCMC 

Lagardere Sports is one of our long-term clients. We produced AFC Cup football matches in 2014, 2016 and 2017, AFF U19 Youth Championship 2016 for them. In July 2017, for the first time, we were happy to work with Lagardere Sports again in multi - camera production of AFC Futsal Club Championship held in HCMC. We've provided full production service from fly-away kits incl.slowmotion and graphics solution to camera operators, pre-match and post-match material production. This sports multi - camera production took place in 10 consecutive days.

August & September 2017

Agile Films (UK)

  • Video music Naughty Boy - "One chance to dance" (ft. Joe Jonas)

East West Productions (South Africa) 

  • TVC and still photos for Camel Active

Ihlas News Agency (Turkey)

  • Multi-camera production and satellite uplink service for "Vietnam - Turkey Business Forum" held in Hanoi

September was a tough month for my team. We've assisted two fast-paced and demanding production crews. It was an interesting challenge for my team. With both Agile Films and East West Productions, we had to travel alot, from Hanoi to Sapa and then Thac Ba lake. We had to shoot sunrice and sunset, from the top of rice terraces in Sapa and one of the highest buildings in Hanoi to on the surface of one of the largest man-made fresh-water lakes in Vietnam.  Besides film permit arrangement, we also provided lighting equipment, manpower (PA, CA, gaffer and grip). 

Click here to watch "Naughty Boy - One Chance to Dance "

Click here to watch "Camel Active Summer Collection 2018

Oct, Nov and Dec 2017

Spot Creative (USA) 

  • Award 2018 for Global Tobacco Control Winner: Vietnam                       Click here to watch the video

TVN S.A (Poland)

  • "Food Hub" for Food Network channel

​          Click here to watch 8 episodes​

Ultimaratiofilm (Germany) 

  • Corporate video for an American IT company in Vietnam

Eurovision (Singapore)

  • APEC summit week in Danang city

CNN (USA)

  • TVC for Hanoi tourism promotion campaign

       Click here to watch videos:

       "Hanoi - The Heart of Vietnam"

       "Hanoi - the Cradle of Heritage"

       Click here to watch "My Hanoi" video

MediaLane (Netherlands) 

  • "Erica's travel" 

My team provided fixer service for these production companies and TV network. TVN S.A filmed through out the country from Bac Ha market in Northwest Vietnam, Danang, Hue, Hoi An in central part to Dalat in highland , Can Tho in Mekong delta, HCMC to Halong bay and Hanoi. I've  arranged  from film permit, drone permit, transportation to street-side eateries.

MediaLane spent much time in Sapa to discover amazing rice terraces and spiritual asset of Hmong and Dzao people in this area. Actually, my team introduced alomost all filming locations in Vietnam for them. 

Jan, Feb 2017

Channel NewsAsia (Singapore) 

  • Tapestry - The Heart of ASEAN 

         Episode 4: Finding ASEAN's Roots

As local film fixer, I assisted Channel NewsAsia crew in collecting information, contact and lock profiles and arrange film permit, drome permit as well as permision to shoot at all private properites in Quang Binh province (Kingdom of Caves) and Hoi An ancient town. I also provided second camera operator as well as equipment incl.camera (CANON C300 Mark II) and LED pannels.

Click here to watch this epiosde

Semicolon (Singapore)

  • Commercial Video for EPSON

Worked as line producer in Vietnam, I provided Semicolon with camera (SONY FS7 Mark II), lenses, lighting, Mini Jib Arm, gaffer, grip, focus puller and logistics arrangement form Ho Chi Minh city to Dong Nai where the shoot took place.

March 2018

Al Arabiya News (Dubai, UAE) 

  • Travel Show with Laith Bazarri

I accompanied Laith Bazari and his colleague to many attractions in Hanoi (Hoan Kiem lake, Long Bien bridge, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Bat Trang village, Bach Ma temple and Ninh Binh (Trang An Landscape Complex).

April 2018

Third Floor Pictures (Singapore) 

  • VIVA La Weekend (For Channel NewsAsia)

 

With the role of local line producer, I helped Third Floor Pictures crew in preparation period and escorted them during three shoot days in Da Lat city located in central Highlands of Vietnam. We had interesting days in Datanla waterfall and enjoyed French-influenced unique architecture and local food here. 

Click here to watch the show

Talpa Germany GmbH (Germany)

  • Around the world with 80-years-old

With the role of Vietnam general local fixer, I assisted Talpa Germany crew in preparing the shoot and accompanied them during 6 shooting days in Hanoi, Hai Phong and Halong bay. 6 German old persons had a wonderful experience in Vietnam.

April 2018

Noir Productions (UK) 

  • Music Video: Becky Hill - Sunrise in The East

I worked as local producer for Noir Producions in this project. I help them obtained film permit from Vietnam government and permision to shoot inside private areas in Hanoi and Ha Long bay. We found a very nice and traditional house in the Old Quarter area in Hanoi. I also provided camera (ARRI Mini Alexa), lenses and lighting for Noir Productions.

Please click here to enjoy the music video

June 2018

Eagle Creek (USA) 

  • Commercial Video and Still Shoot for Eagle Creek, a travel gear company based in USA

It was really tough and high demanding shoot especially in terms of travel plan. We travelled continuously in 6 shoot days from Hanoi to Thac Ba lake (Yen Bai) Sapa, Dalat, Ninh Thuan and HCMC. Working as Vietnam line producer, I arranged film permit, drone permit, location access and casted 4 Vietnamese and Europen models for the shoot.

Click here to watch the video

Channel NewsAsia (Singapore)

  • "On The Red Dot" documentary

The shoot was in HCMC, Vung Tau and Dong Nai provinces. It was a story about a Singaporean man who left Singapore 8 years ago to move to a remote village in Vietnam and now he manages an orphanage to help abandonded children...

Click here to watch the show

July 2018

Channel NewsAsia (Singapore) 

  • The New Silk Road (One Belt, One Road) documentary

Esp 4: Vietnam & Laos: Bridging Hopes

It was interesting and, to some extents, sensitive shoot. I arranged film permit and made content contribution for Channel News Asia. I also provided second camera crew (with SONY FS7 camera). We went to Lao Cai city where Vietnam and China shares the border to film the daily trade activitiy of Vietnanese and Chinese living at the border.

Please click here to watch full episode

August, September 2018

CNN (USA) 

  • Commercial Video for Japan Airlines

I provided lighting equipment (LED pannels) and local CA, Grip, Soundman for CNN as well as helped them obtain permission to get access to private shooting locations.

Whitworth Media (UK) 

  • Extreme Railway Journey with Chris Tarrant

Working as local line producer in Vietnam, it was tough but interesting shoot for me. We had to travel across the country by train, car in 10 shoot days continuously. I arranged all necessary film permits incl. drone permit and permission to shoot at train stations, depot...

The most difficult job was to find appropriate locations for exterior shoot of the train. We focused on Hai Van pass and Ca Pass. These are the most beautiful train routes in the Vietnam North - South railway line.

Click here to watch the show

October, November, December 2018

Woodcut Media (UK) 

  • Incredible Hotels

Xtreme Media (Singapore) 

  • Touch of Hope

Formula One (UK)

  • Exploring Vietnam Street Circuit 

Channel NewsAsia (Singapore)

  • Champions for Change 

Fixer in Vietnam provided film permit, drone permit and arranged logistics for these filming crews in Hanoi, Sapa, Ho Chi Minh city, Danang, Nha Trang and Binh Phuoc.

For "Champions for Change", we also provided camera operator, sound engineer, Sony A7S II and LED panels.

Click here to watch "Exploring Vietnam Street Circuit"

Click here "Champions for Change - episode 1 Sapa O'Chau + BEAU Bakery"

Click here "Champions for Change - episode 7  Cricket One + Solar Philippines+

Click here to watch "JAL commercial video"

Clients in 2019 

Aspect Film and Video (UK) 

  • Accor's "Live Limitless" message

A to Z Strategy (UK) 

  • The Traveler (for Al Jazeera Arabic)

     Episode 1

     Episode 2

     Episode 3 

Eurovision (Singapore)

  •  Trump - Kim Summit in Hanoi

Sugar Rush Productions (Lebanon)

  • Girls meet world (for Arab channel MBC)

Lagardere Sports (Singapore) 

  • 12 AFC Cup matches played in Hanoi and Binh Duong

Fomular One (UK) 

  • Warm-up event of F1 Legend David Coulthard in Hanoi

Arcos Films (USA)

  •  Energy documentary: Switch On

Mako (Singapore)

Intrepido Films (Spain) 

  • Steve McCurry's still photograph and video for Silversea Cruise

     Click here to watch the video​

 AP (UK)

  •  "The EU - Vietnam Free Trade Agreement" and "The EU - Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement" signing ceremonies

  • The visit of HRVP Federica Mogherini in Hanoi

Clients in 2019 

CNN (Hong Kong) 

  • "The Keepers" in June

     Click here to watch the trailer​

  •  "Hello Hanoi" (digital content only) in July

     Click here to get access to the site​

  • "The Iconic Hanoi" in September

     Click here to watch the trailer​

Boundless Productions (UK)

  • Recce trip for the production of "Asia's Extreme Railway Journey" in July

  • Official filming trip in  August

Alireza Director (UK) 

  • Colour of Life

Nexiko AS (Norway) 

  • Six Degrees of Seperation

EU Delegation to Vietnam 

  •  EU Partnership in Vietnam

     Click here to watch the video

Fox Sport Asia (Singapore)

  • Hanoi's F1 street circuit

Creminelli Fine Meats (USA)

  • Promotional video 

Daily Mirror (UK)

  • 39 Vietnamese people died in truck in UK 

Hoi An ancient town - destination for filming in Vietnam

April 2017

Dream Catcher (India)

  • TVC for Shell Advance motor oil 

Click here to watch the official TVC

Click here to watch Drt cut

M - Create (Germany) 

  • Corporate video for Brenntag Vietnam

Click here to watch the video

Antidote Productions (UK)

  • Documentary "Mysteries of the Mokong river"

TVN S.A (Poland) 

  • Documentary "Domino Effect"

Pitch International (UK)

  • "FIFA Football" magazine

Brandwidth (UK)

  • UEFA Champions League Trophy Tour

Channel NewsAsia (Singapore)

  • The Successor

I worked as general fixer for these production companies when they came to Vietnam to shoot. 

The filming has happened in Hanoi, HCMC, Danang, Binh Duong, Tien Giang and Can Tho...

With a role of Vietnam local fixer, I has arranged:

Click here to watch "The Successor"