Looking for a fixer in Turkey ?
Hello! I am Mert, a fixer in Turkey and Istanbul based line producer with big number of contacts all around the country.
I am the managing partner of
Otm. Filmworks, a service production company in Istanbul offering help with filming in Turkey.
Do you need film permits to be arranged?
For filming in Turkey, we help producers to arrange the deals with Turkish Film Office and other local authorities. You need general filming permit in Turkey to start the shoot, but usually, each location will require several authorities to give their consent.
Generally speaking, the Turkish public authorities are very film friendly, though policy can be confusing. We have years of cooperation and contacts with Turkish officials, and we’ll advise you twhat's the best route to take and what our options are.
Filming In Turkey - Production Services
Do you need English speaking crew?
We can source local cameramen, gaffers, runners, production assistants and any other crew you will request to create the perfect team for filming in Turkey.
Do you need to rent filming equipment?
We can help you bring your own kit to Turkey, but we think it is easier to bring as little as possible - especially since we can provide all kinds of cameras, grip, lighting kits and anything else you will need.
Do you need location scouting?
We are available to do scouting trips to all cities in Turkey. During these trips, we will send you photos, videos and a detailed scouting reports, which will help you visit the locations without leaving your office.
Do you need researching?
Depending on the subject of your film, we can find and hire local experts to help you during pre-production of the project.
Do you need casting or interviewees?
We keep a regularly updated database of Turkey-based actors and extras. Sharing access to this database, we let directors to choose local faces. We are also arranging casting sessions before you arrive to Turkey to save time for your production.
Do you need aerial filming in Turkey?
From passenger helicopters with gyro systems to Octocopters and Hexacopters are available to work anywhere in Turkey with experienced local operators.
Do you need vehicles & drivers?
Fixer in Turkey can source crew vans, camera and lighting trucks, and other type of vehicles as well as comfortable executive cars and VIP vans on a daily basis including drivers, with open hours and limitless mileage.
Do you need accomodation options?
While filming in Turkey, we can provide you good accomodation options to suit the budget. We get corporate rates at numerious hotels of İstanbul, Ankara, İzmir and Antalya. All you have to do is tell us where and when.
Are you on a tight budget?
No worries! We will still do our best to help you out and get your work done in the highest possible standards.