This is our backyard! – the Asia Film Fixers team – live, love and work in Asia! Asia Film Fixers is made-up of both expatriate and local talent.
Terry has worked as a tour leader for the world’s leading tour brands. He now brings this expertise and knowledge to Asia Film Fixers. Our local staff and freelancers are experienced, committed and multilingual.
Asia Film Fixers can help your production film in Vietnam, film in Cambodia, film in Laos, film in Malaysia, film in Indonesia, film in Myanmar, film in Thailand, film in Singapore, film in Sri Lanka, film in Hong Kong, film in Turkey and film in Papua New Guinea. We have offices in Ho Chi Minh City, Phnom Penh, Vientiane, Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Yangon, Bangkok, Singapore, Colombo, Hong Kong, Taipei and Port Moresby.
Our management team:
Born in Sydney, Australia, and growing up in Wellington, New Zealand, Terry learnt how to work with and manage the needs of TV and production crews when he was the public relations coordinator for the Royal Australian Air Force aerobatic team, ‘The Roulettes’. His fourteen years in the Air Force has given him a sound background in people and operations management.
Terry moved to Asia in 2005 and has spent the past 14 years organizing and leading small group journeys through Vietnam, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, China and Japan. When not fixing, Terry takes contract work in remote places – In 2010 Terry spent six months in Kabul, Afghanistan as an Operations manager for Supreme Group, and most recently with the Exxon-Mobil LNG project in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.
Terry has experience managing the needs of small and large unit productions. Terry has worked with Channel Seven Australia’s Sunday Night; Channel Nine’s Getaway and 60 Minutes; Roving Enterprises: Before the game and 7pm Project; Network Ten’s Good morning Australia, Sports Tonight and V8 Supercar productions; Channel Nine’s The AFL Footy Show and Wide World of Sport; Creative Media’s Luke Nguyen’s Cooking Series 2 & 4; The ABC’s ‘Sleek Geeks’ with Adam Spencer and Dr Karl, Cream Productions’ Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan & Modern Television’s (UK) journey to Burma with Griff Rhys Jones; Travel Channels Expedition Unknown with Josh Gates; Terry was the lead fixer for BBC Top Gear Special Myanmar (Burma), and most recently the lead production coordinator for Amazon Prime’s ‘The Grand Tour’ with Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May.
Terry has extensive experience managing overland / cross-border shoots for large unit, international TV and Film productions. Terry has an Executive Masters in Business Administration (EMBA) from RMIT University.
Kim has extensive experience managing the needs of International Directors and Producers. Kim has been at the forefront of Asia Film Fixer’s production support services since 2015.
Kim’s professional network and government contacts across Asia are extensive. Kim takes the lead on our filming permit applications and government liaison.
Kim is bi-lingual and speaks Vietnamese and English fluently.
Matt is our experienced location manager and craft services coordinator. Having spent most of his career in hotel and restaurant management for some of the world’s most prestigious brands, Matt moved to SE Asia in 2014 and joined Asia Film Fixers to provide on-site location management and craft services to our international clients requiring high-levels of support and organization.
Matt specifically specialists as an expert in Cambodia and Malaysia, having spent the past four years traveling the region location scouting, as well as providing production support for our international clients. Matt has provided production support to some of our largest contingencies – BBC’s Rally Road to Saigon, Toyota TRD Pro’s Vietnam Challenge and Amazon Prime’s The Grand Tour.
We hire locally based specialist production staff for each of our locations.
For each country Asia Film Fixers operates, we have an experienced production manager providing ‘on the ground’ support to our clients and productions. In each country we operate we have ‘bricks and mortar’ office space for the administration, meetings and planning required for each production.
With the convenience of having our own office space, we can provide your production with meeting, storage and space to relax during pre-production and during each shoot.
Our Local Fixers
Asia Film Fixers has local production talent based across South-East Asia. We pride ourselves on identifying and training talented individuals across the region. Our team is made-up of film production professionals and tour leader experts. Asia Film Fixers provides training and mentoring to ensure our teams meet our high standards and support your productions professionally.
For each country we operate, we have local fixers who can provide the ‘on the ground’ support. They are experienced in dealing with challenging situations and can provide guidance and translations in the field. Our team members across SE Asia have been loyal partners in helping Asia Film Fixers build the business over the past 10 years. And we appreciate their support and assistance.