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Actors Freida Pinto, Mickey Rourke and Ryan Kwanten arrive in Bogota to shoot “Blunt Force Trauma”
Actors Freida Pinto, Mickey Rourke and Ryan Kwanten arrive in Bogota to shoot “Blunt Force Trauma”

“Blunt Force Trauma,” which benefited from the rebate incentive of 40% – 20%, will be shooting until October 9 and will be filmed entirely in and around Bogota. Some of the locations that will give life to the story are the Bogata Savannah Train Station, La Calera, Fontibón, El Codito, Zipaquirá and more. In these […]

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“The Boy” Successfully Wraps Up Shooting in Colombia
“The Boy” Successfully Wraps Up Shooting in Colombia

Before the Elijah Wood’s American production company SpectreVision, (which he founded in 2010 with partners Daniel Noah and Josh C. Waller), chose Colombia as the perfect place to film the first in an innovative horror trilogy, “The Boy,” Waller and his team traveled to the country to ensure it would be possible to simulate the feel […]

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Partnership Launched between Caracol Television and Discovery Networks Latin America to Broadcast Colombian documentaries
Partnership Launched between Caracol Television and Discovery Networks Latin America to Broadcast Colombian documentaries

On September 7, a new documentary film timeslot was created to present documentaries produced by Caracol TV, in partnership with Discovery Networks Latin America and the production companies Laberinto Producciones, La Retratista, and La Esperanza. This step will further bolster Caracol Television’s non-fiction programing, asserted Gonzalo Cordoba Mallarino, President of the network. The documentaries to […]

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Paulo Andrés Pérez, Director of Photography

Director of Photography with extensive experience working with Colombian and international feature films and documentaries. Pérez is currently director of photography for the U.S. film “Blunt Force Trauma,” directed by Ken Sancel and starring Freida Pinto, Ryan Kwanten, and Mickey Rourke, filmed in and around Bogotá. He worked on “Anna,” a fiction feature film shot […]

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Video of the month

“Corazón de Leon” teaser

Starring by the Colombian actors Maria Nela Sinisterra, Marlon Moreno, Manolo Cardona and Majida Issa the movie “Corazón de León, a Colombian –Argentinean production was filmed between Bogotá and Santa Marta. The movie shoot took place this year from May to June. Here is the teaser of the film.


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400 Years of Cartagena’s City Walls

This September Cartagena, Colombia celebrated 400 years since the first stone was laid to begin the construction of its city walls, a system of fortifications and monuments built by the Spanish Crown and declared a World Heritage Site in 1984 by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Culture Organization (Unesco). On Monday, September 8, Cartagena […]

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Colombia as a location is pretty spectacular; it’s beautiful and incredibly varied.  I couldn’t ask for more. We found so many different types of locations for the project that have been able to let us emulate diverse places from the United States in “The Boy”.

Noah Greenberg
Director of Photography and Cameraman
“The Boy”


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Location of the month

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Train Station of the Savannah

Region: Bogota Region
City: Bogotá
Department: Bogotá D.C
Name: Train Station of the Savannah
Description: It is a National Monument since 1984. It conserves until today its neoclassic style and the English procedure that was supervised by the engineer William Lidstore. The station was build in 1924.

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