Arctic Response is the North's leading provider of safety training. We offer professional safety, training and first aid/medic services to film crews. Specializing in remote and cold weather operations, we operate across the territories.
Aurora Chaser North specializes in location scouting, realtime/timelapse aurora borealis filming and extreme cold weather film rigging for the NWT.
Clients have included: CBS News, CBC News, Al Jazeera English, Sesqui Inc., Matador Networks, Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT).
Hand, foot, head & body warmers made of northern fur, sheared beaver. Fitting in gloves/mitts, boots/shoes, hats, etc. Aurora Heat provides significant all natural warmth. Sustainable and handmade in the North.
We operate a full-service lodge in Norman Wells located at the North-Wright Air Float Base. Accommodations and meals available. We also have canoe and rafting gear and have expert river guides who can support crews working remotely in the Mackenzie Mountains doing location shoots. Our guides are trained in river rescue and first aid and can ensure the safety of cast and crew while working in remote wilderness conditions.
We also have a satellite business in Fort Simpson, NWT.
Copper Quartz Media is a Northern-based film, television and digital media company that specializes in remote locations and untold stories. With experience in both documentary and narrative styles, Copper Quartz bridges the gap between fact and fantasy through a unique lens.
Hiring a film fixer or production assistant is different up here. It's critical to find the right provider with the experience and knowledge to make your production a success.
We can assist your production with:
Great remote location, world-class fishing for monster pike and trout, which can be easily accessed by either boat from Whati or float plane from Yellowknife. Accommodation can set for up to 18 guests in the guest cabins with the option of a few more beds in the employee quarters. Tents can be an option if you need to capture on the land scenes.
- canoe/kayak training + tours
- igloo building
- winter and summer tours
- canoe/kayak rentals
- outerwear clothing rentals
- culture programs
- outdoor stunts (river canoe/kayak)
Film Industry Experience:
- crew for Arctic Air (television series)
- BFA in Acting, University of Alberta
- rigging for river rescue systems
Noksana Mushing Tours provides 24 husky/mixed mushing dogs for tours by traditional toboggan and dog sled. We set up a warming tent with stove and provide traditional food as well as local history and folklore. We also have a traditional camp located on Husky Lakes and can provide catered meals for outings as well as dogs for any type of experience.