Why shoot in Chile
1.- Counter Seasons
When it´s winter in the northern hemisphere, it´s summer in Chile, so shooting sessions stay on schedule.
2.- ATA Carnet
Chile is the only country in South America which accepts ATA carnet, dealing with customs is simple. Learn more about ATA Carnet.
3.- Buyout Costs
Low Costs talent buyouts are a major draw card for shooting in Chile: International companies are shooting in Chile because of that, including American and European teams. Even more when you are able to find all ethnicities cast (Caucasian, Asians, African American, Latin American, etc.) it gets even better.
Chile has almost all the climates of the world. You will find more European and North American suburbs, backyards, avenues, houses, snow mountains, beaches and rolling wheat-fields, than any other South American country.
5.- Nearby Locations
Around two hours from Santiago you can find a wide and diverse range of locations (No more than 95 miles): From Snow-scapes to Desert-scapes, mountains, beaches, drive coast roads, vineyards and modern and classical urban locations.
6.- Fix Exchange Rate
When a project is approved, most of the Producer companies in Chile are able to fix the exchange rate for the whole project payments, eliminating the risk of exchange rate changes.
According to different publications, Chile is the best country in South America to do business: According to Transparency International, Chile is the country with the least corruption in South American and the State Department of the United States says that Santiago is the safest city in Latin America.
8.- Time Zone
Along with all the benefits, Chile and the Southern Hemisphere is in a US time-zone, and -4 hours difference with most of the European countries.
9.- World Class Crew
Chilean crews are professionals, experienced and work at a excellent world class level.
In Chile you will be delighted with the new Boutique Hotels, the 5 star hotels chains and top class of international restaurants.