Unique Locations & Great Facilities
Egypt has numerous unique shooting locations which are considered the most impressive worldwide as they add a lot of beauty and charm to the movies’ scenes.
Egypt enjoys a variety of shooting locations, starting with historic sites dating back to ancient eras like the pharaonic, the Roman, the Coptic and the Islamic. It is also characterized with its beauty of nature. It has the vast desert areas, the high mountains and the beautiful landscapes and sceneries which are considered hot spots for foreign filming. Not to mention Egypt awesome beaches on both, the Mediterranean and the Red Seas, the matter that creates an atmosphere of romance and imagination to any movie.
Egyptian Media Production City Company (EMPC) is considered the largest media and production entity in the MENA Region and Africa. It covers a surface area of two million square meters and includes eighty studios, sixteen outdoor shooting locations, post-production facilities, Dolby ATMOS Studio, and a five-star hotel.
Moreover, EMPC includes a number of replicated areas of true-to-life Cairo districts such as downtown and Garden City, in addition to the courts, hospitals and other vital places in order to facilitate shooting within EMPC premises and avoid crowdedness of real locations.
EMPC has state-of-the-art equipped studios and the latest shooting equipment that is necessary for any crew during the pre and post production phases.
EMPC is currently encouraging foreign production houses to shoot in Egypt and hopes to meet the production houses’ goals regarding versatility, cost-effective packages and other incentives such as: shooting permits, studios, pre and post-production services, equipment (cameras, lighting & grip), professional staff and crews, talents, stunts, accommodation, transportation, customs exemption…etc.