SERVICE PRODUCTION

There are many reasons for shooting in the Netherlands. And it is not only because of the famous historical cities, canals, windmills and flowergardens, and people walking on wooden shoes.The Netherlands has a wide range of both classic locations and modern architecture, flatlands, wide meadows and ‘polders’, beaches, castles and spacious houses. And we can also provide for studio facilities if needed.

With a modest population of around 17 million people, The Netherlands may be small in size, but it boasts a rich history of global influence. Today, its people are known for their flexibility and exceptional service, making it an ideal destination for international collaborations and service productions.

Enter Drbarefoot, a seasoned industry expert with over 30 years of experience. Drbarefoot has built a reputation for excellence in service production, working with prestigious clients such as Red Horse Media, 24Productions, Alkemy-X, Unit9, QUAD and Dirty Robber. More significantly, Drbarefoot is the exclusive partner of PSN (Production Service Network) for The Netherlands, offering unparalleled access to a network of partners spanning over 100 countries worldwide.

What sets Drbarefoot apart is their commitment to delivering top-tier service on a global scale. Through their partnership with PSN, they seamlessly connect international clients with the best local resources, ensuring a smooth and efficient production process from start to finish. Whether it’s navigating complex logistics, coordinating talent, or securing permits, Drbarefoot leverages their extensive network and local expertise to bring creative visions to life.

The Netherlands, despite its lack of towering mountains, boasts diverse and picturesque scenery, providing a unique backdrop for any production. Drbarefoot understands the nuances of working within this dynamic environment, harnessing the country’s distinctive charm to enhance the storytelling experience.

For those looking to embark on an international production journey, Drbarefoot stands as a trusted ally, bridging cultural divides and offering unparalleled insights into the vibrant landscape of The Netherlands. With their dedication to excellence and global reach, Drbarefoot continues to redefine service production, one project at a time.

TEAM

Maarten ven Hemmen
Nicole de Werk
Jacqueline Castricum

FACTS:

Convenient – Amsterdam is our vibrant capital and most of the industry is located in or around the city. The Netherlands is not a big country, so travel time is limited. And it is easy to get around. Also, for most countries there is no work permit needed.

Diverse Locations – 
Not only do we have beautiful old cities and meadows as far as you can look… We do have modern architecture and various location options for your shoot. Both EXT and INT.

Cost Efficient –
Besides fair crew fees, we work with small(er) crews then most other countries.

Flexible Crew –
Besides fair crew fees, we work with small(er) crews then most other countries. We do not have assistants of assistants. Depending the shoot we will ‘cast’ the best crew for that specific job.

Studio Facilities – 
Pls consider The Netherlands for your shoot in a (sound)stage! We have good quality studios and a lot of high end Art directors and Set building companies.

Talent – 
The Netherlands is a melting pot of cultures, with loads of unique and beautiful coloured people, who come in all different shapes and sizes. A 100% match for all your non-speaking ACTING talent and models. 99% of the Dutch talent speaks English. And don’t forget we have London around the corner, which is just a 1 hour flight. We have a network of Casting Directors there as well.

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