ZIMBABWE LOCATION FIXER
If you use us as your Zimbabwe location fixer, we can unlock Zimbabwe locations that will provide amazing opportunities for your productions.
Despite all the challenges Zimbabwe has been through, it has always been open to business – and the friendliness of the people make Zimbabwe one of our favorite location destination.
But you need to know what you are doing – and Film Fixers has established a strong infrastructure and support network that has made us one the the chosen points of access to Zimbabwe for international crews.
Contact us for more information on Zimbabwe, as well as details on the required film visas and film permits.
Transport within Zimbabwe is expensive if you use the formal sector. Film Fixers has established relationships that makes access to vehicles and drivers extremely cost-effective by comparison. Whilst the era of continuous roadblocks is rapidly dwindling, it is still advisable to have a driver on-board. The road network is adequate but deteriorating. which means that it does take time commuting short OR long distances, although there is serious effort being put into upgrading infrastructure.
In addition, or relationship with South African equipment houses allows us to take equipment into Zimbabwe fully insured.
The lesser-travelled Zambezi Valley is without question one of the bigger wildlife magnets in the world, and if you are looking for easy access to typical Africa, Zimbabwe dishes it up in both the rural sense, as well as the urban hustle and bustle of the bigger centres of Harare, Bulawayo, Victoria Falls and the like, where you will experience entrepreneurial enterprise in action.
Hwange – without a doubt one of the bucket-list destinations if you are looking for real African bush and wildlife, and very accessible.
Urban Vibe – visit Harare for a real African city with beautiful buildings, textures and contrasts – and amazing people eking out a living. And Bulawayo is amazing, with the permanent ‘informal’ market in the centre – and warm, friendly Matabeleland hospitality amidst grand colonial architecture.
Greater Zimbabwe – awesome insights into the history on man, and a perspective of the inter-connectivity between ancient communities across Africa.
Highlands – the Zimbabwe highlands – with Nyanga at the epicentre – are truly beautiful. Although a little run-down, the beauty is unaffected .
Gonarezhou – truly wild Africa – somewhere to get lost (and you will) with breathtaking scenery and fauna
Matobo Hills – whether you like or hate the Rhodes influence in Africa, soak up the geological marvel of Matobo Hills. really beautiful.
Zambezi Valley – the winding Zambezi as it exits Lake Kariba is spectacular, and teeming with wildlife – perfect location material.
Lake Kariba – harking back to an old era of grand houseboats on a massive lake, providing incredible production material – but also excellent for fishing.