Judas and the Black Messiah…Best Picture 2021?

Film Locations Wanted blog. Film reviews. Now would normally be the time when film buffs would be scrambling to squeeze in those last few flicks that made the Academy Awards nominations list. But as people keep saying, “we live in unusual times.” Due to COVID-19, this year’s Oscars have been postponed from February 28 to April 25, only the third time in the history of the awards that the ceremony has been delayed. But that doesn’t mean the hype hasn’t begun. Eyes have already turned to the precursors like the Golden Globes and the SAG Awards to try to predict who will be nominated for and ultimately win those coveted golden trophies.

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The Transformative Art of Set Decoration

Oh, yeah, it’s movie night, and whether you’re a film buff or a binge TV watcher, you grab a beverage, an assortment of snacks, and dim the lights as you settle into the world of your favorite story. Could be the gritty western reimagined world of Yellowstone, or how about the mind bending an eerie world of time travel that is Dark? For the sake of argument, why not a recent fan favorite, Game of Thrones. So you’re watching that final season; Jon Snow celebrates with his fellow Northmen while Daenerys watches from a dark corner–the torches flicker their medieval light, the stone walls capture the dankness of a castle, everything seems just as it should be.

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The Incredible Sets for Netflix’s Dark

Baron bo Odar’s critically acclaimed science fiction series Dark recently finished its third and final season on Netflix. The show’s mind-bending exploration of time travel in a small German town could read as almost anywhere, a consideration that was completely by design. Though many of the settings of Dark are actually filmed in or near Berlin, Udo Kramer, the show’s production designer explains that “the idea was to create a place that was more of a fantasy, rather than to recreate a realistic German town.” Indeed, his greatest inspiration for the show’s sets came from David Lynch’s Twin Peaks, where Kramer saw sets as backdrops that accented characters rather than taking on a life of their own.

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Seeking unusual locations for filming

Ever wondered about renting your property for film, photography or as an event venue? Have thoughts on how to generate some extra cash for your property by hosting production and location projects?

Production is always on the lookout for privately owned properties with unique interior and exterior venues. Any location is considered such as modern homes, apartment buildings and businesses of any era. Even old and dilapidated properties throughout the world are used.

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