Israel's film and video and TV production services

Highlight Films was established in 1998 by Noam Shalev with offices in Tel-Aviv, Jerusalem and Bethlehem. Soon afterwards we became Israel’s leading production services house, specializing in documentary, corporate, news and reality productions.
Highlight Films’ professional team works in close relations with many leading production companies and International broadcasters. 

We provide all production services for international TV programs: documentary films, a variety of corporate videos and news reports, all filmed in Israel and the Palestinian Authority; Additionally, we have extensive experience in specialties such as: aerial filming, Vr 360, Imax and 3D. Our extensive stock footage library is available for online licensing.

Most of our customers are production companies, TV networks (Netflix, National Geographic, BBC), commercial companies (Microsoft, Twitter, Amazon, HP) and public organisations (The World Bank, Yale) from all over the world. Over the years, we have repeatedly partnered with these and other clients on a variety of their projects in Israel and the Middle East.

 
$5,000+
 
Undisclosed
 
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 Founded
1998
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Bnei Brak, Israel
headquarters
  • 31 Lekhi St. Bnei Brak 51200 Israel
    Bnei Brak 51200
    Israel

Portfolio

Key clients: 

TV: Netflix, BBC, National Geographic, History Channel, Discvery, ZDF, Amazon Studios

Corporate: Amazon AWS, Twitter, Microsoft, Intel, HP, AT&T, IBM

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Production for Film Company

"Their team knows how to handle any problem that comes their way."

Quality: 
5.0
Schedule: 
5.0
Cost: 
5.0
Willing to refer: 
5.0
The Project
 
$50,000 to $199,999
 
June - Sept. 2018
Project summary: 

Highlight Films Israel assisted with production during a film shoot. The team provided equipment, researched various aspects, and handled any issues surrounding production.

The Reviewer
 
1-10 Employees
 
Lake Worth, Florida
Head of Production, Film Company
 
Verified
The Review
Feedback summary: 

Highlight Films Israel was a staple in the success of the project. Their team worked efficiently in all of their tasks. They streamlined all areas of production. Their transparent communication was also noteworthy. Customers can expect a trustworthy production team with Highlight Films Israel.

BACKGROUND

Introduce your business and what you do there.

I’m the head of production at a film company.

OPPORTUNITY / CHALLENGE

What challenge were you trying to address with Highlight Films Israel?

We needed a production services company based in the Middle East to assist us in executing a film shoot.

SOLUTION

What was the scope of their involvement?

Highlight Films Israel was in charge of logistics and supplying the equipment needed for the production. Their team helped with transportation, scheduling, providing film equipment and hiring crew members. They were the fixer in the region. Every film shoot has a fixer that handles the permits needed and any problematic situations that can arise in a foreign country.

What is the team composition?

We worked with about six people. The main roles were the fixer, a researcher, and a person who facilitated transportation.

How did you come to work with Highlight Films Israel?

Some of my colleagues in the industry recommended them. I received information about Noam (Managing Director, Highlight Films Israel) that he was trustworthy and our initial communication was excellent. He seemed organized and the perfect choice to gain access for our production to shoot. 

How much have you invested with them?

We spent between $50,000–$100,000.

What is the status of this engagement?

We worked together from June to September 2018.

RESULTS & FEEDBACK

What evidence can you share that demonstrates the impact of the engagement?

Highlight Films Israel is a huge asset to have when trouble arises. Their team knows how to handle any problem that comes their way.

How did Highlight Films Israel perform from a project management standpoint?

Their project management style was efficient.

What did you find most impressive about them?

Highlight Films Israel exhibits excellent communication skills. There was no language barrier. They were knowledgeable about the happenings within Israel.

Are there any areas they could improve?

No, there are none that I can think of.

Do you have any advice for potential customers?

Clients should make sure their contract is readily accessible and that their team is organized. Your team should be responsible for the shooting schedule. Make sure communication is smooth and that everything runs through Noam. It is vital that your company requests an experienced person in each position.

5.0
Overall Score
  • 5.0 Scheduling
    ON TIME / DEADLINES
    They deliver work on time.
  • 5.0 Cost
    Value / within estimates
    The cost was fair and reasonable.
  • 5.0 Quality
    Service & deliverables
  • 5.0 NPS
    Willing to refer