INDIA A PERFECT LOCATION FOR SHOOTING
Shooting movies and films in a country like India can be a challenging job as it is difficult to choose a fixer in India or a line producer in India or a documentary film maker in India. Also, there are a lot of production houses in India along with production executives, media support, logistics support and equipment rental company in India, so it becomes very difficult to choose among many competitive players present in the country. Similarly, it is difficult to have film and documentary permissions in India. In spite of all these there are numerous locations for filming in India thus making the country an exceptional place for film shooting.
ICONIC PLACES IN INDIA
India is a country where you can find beauty in small things and can shoot a film at any cost and budget due to the presence of all kinds of places and locations available to everyone. Movies have the power to make any place many folds popular as it was earlier. There are many examples of such places in India which were known to a very few people earlier but now after being a location where scenes were shot, they have become quite a lot popular. Some of these are:
- Fort Aguada, Goa
- Marine Drive, Mumbai
- Mall Road, Shimla
- Dakshineswar Kali Temple & Howrah Bridge, Kolkata
- Gulmarg, Kashmir
- Nahargarh Fort, Jaipur
- Pangong Lake, Ladakh
- Munnar Tea Plantations, Kerala
- Udaipur Palace, Rajasthan
- Rohtang Pass, Himachal Pradesh
Some of the other filming hubs of India include:
City of dreams – Bombay
This city is rightly called the city of dreams. It has innumerable areas that are utilized as film areas. Regular, large numbers of film group continue shooting in various portions of this city. You can either employ an expert studio space, or simply get the authorization to take shots at one of the mainstream areas like – Marine Drive, Juhu Beach and Worli Sealink. Prominent places like Dharavi slum area, Lokhandwala Complex and Gateway of India is also profound among film makers.
This city does not need to be introduced as a classic hub for filming in India. The city of Taj has been the area for some national and remote movies. You can look for the authorization to take shots at this current world’s seventh wonder.
The recently shaped state is the centre of Telugu and other south Indian movies in view of the world’s greatest film studio; Ramoji Film City arranged in Hyderabad. Be that as it may, other than the Ramoji Film City, the state and primarily Hyderabad offer a few lovely areas that are utilized by the producers.
The greatest democracy on the planet, is formally known as ‘The National Capital Territory of Delhi or NCT Delhi. Mainstream for its green and delightful, wide streets that look welcoming in each season, Delhi has as of late ascended as the new most loved area for film shoots. As of late, numerous movie producers have chosen to give their movies the exceptionally famous ‘Delhi contact’. Delhi offers different areas to shoot from its Metro to Historical Monuments or its standard open stops that could humiliate Mumbai’s national stops on the record of the region they spread. Consequently, getting the authorization to shoot in Delhi, can be somewhat dubious as you should realize where precisely to call. Notwithstanding, reaching the Delhi Tourism and Transportation Development Corporation can send you on the correct course.
The flawless locales of Himalaya base, arranged in Jammu-Kashmir, this area is known for some Bollywood tune successions and a few plugs that are shot there. From the exceptionally celebrated Three Idiots to Jab Tak Hai Jaan, to Airtel 4G business, this area is not, at this point obscure to film teams. The authorization for shooting can be obtained from the Ladakh Tourism Department
Jammu and Kashmir
Noted for its beautiful scene, antiquated sanctuaries and mosques, mansions, gardens and vessel advertising, this area is one of the most looked for after spots among the Indian producers. Regardless of the difficulty fermenting in the express, the film shootings don’t end and the travel industry division attempts its best to draw in the speculation from the film business. Eminent areas incorporate, Dal Lake, Gulmarg, Mughal Gardens or simply the blanketed slopes. You can get the consent to shoot from the state the travel industry dept.
The Pink City, is additionally the new sweetheart of new age producers. This laid back city is both lovely and wealthy in legacy. It has a modest community beguile combined with the solaces of a major city. The city offers a few areas to shoot, fundamentally of which are chronicled destinations, for example, The Amer Fort, Albert Hall, Hawa Mahal, and Nahaargarh Fort. You can contact the incredibly cordial people at the Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation to get the necessary authorizations.
The penultimate destination for a holiday trip of India, this state synonymous with fun, occasions, and sea shores. Made mainstream with Farhan Akhtar’s Dil Chahta Hai, Goa is where fun and work meet. Be that as it may, without a solitary window framework, getting the correct authorization for the perfect spot can be an issue. In spite of its beguiling areas numerous producers keep away from Goa simply because of the formality engaged with the procedure. Be that as it may, so as to begin the consent procedure, one can contact the various authorities as required.
Author: Simran Grover
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