Armenia shoot locations

Armenia is best known for its:
- Ancient Christian monasteries
- Churches
- Cathedrals,
- Mountain settings such as Tatev Monastery and Khor Virap
- The gingerbread houses of the mountain town of Dilijan are very known in Armenia due to
the style of the unique village
- the pagan temple of Garni, Matenadaran, Byurakan Observatory, and Yerevan’s National Art
The gallery is the Other buildings which attract the interest of any director
- Armenia’s beautiful Caucasus Mountains, Mount Aragats, Lake Sevan, valleys, canyons,
forests and rivers are among the natural looks of interest which are demanded more
The main role for selecting a location is that of a director as each and every location has to be
selected as per the mindset of a director. He has to ensure that the film’s setting is well set up as per
the viewers who are actually of their interest. At times many shoots become easier when many
amenities and features are available at the location only, few interesting locations can be:
- Shoot at a rooftop
- Penthouse
- Suite shoot
- Luxury office
- Pool area

Armenia Film & Photography Production Services

Looking to shoot a movie, song, ad, documentary, web series or be it a photoshoot we are all set to
provide all the services and amenities related to the desired shoot. We are plus point for you in
Armenia as we are fully loaded with all the production support and the shooting crew which is
needed in Armenia.
Being present there we are ready to provide you with:
- Local support & services
- Producers
- Directors
- DOP’s
- Videographers
- Cameraman
- Photographers
- Sound operators
Contact us for referrals, questions, cost estimates, and references.

Let us take you on a production tour for shooting in Armenia. Appended below is all that you need:

Armenia Film Location Permits

Most locations are made available if informed well prior to the shoot but are paid. We must have
a good amount of time so as to provide you with the location permit for the given time and watching
out at your budget along with the right approach. Please contact us for location-specific information.

When To Shoot?

Since Armenia has a continental climate! So, the shooting time depends on the scene of a song it can
be Winter (December to March) bitterly cold and snow-covered, especially at higher altitudes, Spring
(April to May) is mild with wildflowers in full bloom, Summer (June to September) is hot, dry and
sunny, Fall (October to November) brings colourful leaves.
Note: Public holidays may affect timing, availability and costs.

Costs & Tax Incentives

There is no filming infrastructure in Armenia so all key crew and equipment must be brought in from
abroad which will add to the costs of your project. Local costs include
- Locations
- Talent
- Supporting crew
- Equipment (if not brought from abroad) are relatively inexpensive if taken from Armenia
itself
- Local deals shall be negotiated by our Armenian team and provide the appropriate level of
production support to match every budget

Tax Incentives: For foreign commercials or films shooting in Armenia there are no tax incentives at
present.

Film Crew & Talent

The key crew are best brought in from abroad as Armenia has a small number of locally based directors,
directors of photography and stills photographers. All the talents involved in the shoot has to be
expert so all the expertise has to be selected by the director well in advance before flying to
Armenia for the shoot.
Contact us if you are looking for a related director, DP, photographer, camera assistant (focus
puller), videographer (cameraman / camera operator), sound operator, gaffer, production driver,
stylist, hair and makeup, grip, PA / runner or any film crew which is required for your shoot in
Armenia.

Note:
- Talent day rates and buyouts are negotiable.
- In Armenia there are models, Boys or girls which are available have Armenian looks mostly, if
needed there are also people with other ethnicities from that of the Caucasus and Slavic looks.
- The required talent needs to be casted in abroad as suggested above

Armenia Film Equipment

According to us, it’s always cheaper if you carry your own equipment for the shoot as there are many
types of equipment which might not be available in Armenia as per your need. The process to bring
it from your own place is very easy. Contact us for details
Some equipment available locally in Armenia is very costly which includes RED DRAGON, ARRI
ALEXA, and a variety of other grips, camera, and lighting equipment.
Art Department, Studios, Backlots, & Post Production
The art department and set construction are very basic as the set is designed according to the need. There
are locations that can be altered according to the need but in another location, you can’t do the artwork.
Studios and Backlots: Better you come up with all the studio needs so that you can use the
equipment at the place where you will be staying. There is no such facility in Armenia.

Post Production: Its always better to do when you are back to your home.

Visas & Work Permits

- Entry is subject to regulations from country of origin.
- Western passport holders can enter visa-free, or obtain a visa on arrival, or an E-visa.
- Contact us or your closest Armenian embassy or representative for more information.

Transport & Accommodation

Smooth transportation as all the main roads is paved and in a fair condition. Rural roads are slower
going as it is in India. Better to avoid road travel by night ( just an advise ). Our Armenian team will
organize safe and reliable transportation for you. If we talk about flight details then there are Several
international airlines service flights to Armenia from every country especially from India

Accommodation: best & shoot friendly hotels will be provided. Hotels options will be given according
to the need & time of booking.
Please contact us for further details on the hotel. Also, if needed we can also provide service
apartments.

Hire Armenia Production Support & Shooting Crew

Contact us for a film or photographic production service, line producer or local assistant for your
shoot in Armenia. You may also reach us if you are looking for a shooting crew for your shoot in
Armenia, such as a director, DOP, photographer, camera assistant (focus puller), videographer
(cameraman / camera operator), grip, stylish, sound operator, gaffer, hair, and makeup, production
driver, PA/runner,

Any query? We are All ready to answers them, provide you the references and bids as quick as
possible.

Want to shoot in Armenia ??

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