Undercover and on the road: Travelling with private security

Written on June 15th, 2018

When you think of private security chances are images of burly men in dark suits whispering into their sleeves spring to mind. It is something of a mysterious world to many of us. But for travelling VIPs, working with security teams has become a practical reality.  And right there behind them are people like Australian…

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TAG Film & Media: Backroads to Baggage – The Challenges of Travelling Australia

Written on May 9th, 2018

WITH ITS VAST DISTANCES, UNPREDICTABLE WEATHER AND FEISTY WILDLIFE, SHOOTING FILM AND TELEVISION PRODUCTIONS IN AUSTRALIA CAN BE A LOGISTICS HEADACHE. ONLY A FEW PEOPLE KNOW THE CHALLENGES MORE THAN KARLENE MEENAHAN, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER WITH COME ALIVE PRODUCTIONS. Put simply, Karlene works as a fixer assisting international and Australian productions shooting around Australia – among them The…

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Staff Interview – 10 Minutes with Deanna Williams, TAG Global Film & Media Manager UK

Written on April 6th, 2018

1. What is your role at TAG? I am the TAG Global Film & Media Manager UK. I am responsible for bringing in new business within the film & media industry to the London & Manchester operations.   2. What aspect of your role do you enjoy the most? The aspect of my role that…

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TAG Global Film and Media – Oscar Nominations 2018 List

Written on January 23rd, 2018

Oscar nominations for the 90th annual awards were announced on Tuesday morning from the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, Calif. Academy President John Bailey was joined by Tiffany Haddish and Andy Serkis to reveal the nominees in 24 categories. Breaking: @TiffanyHaddish and @andyserkis will host #OscarNoms tomorrow at 5:22am PT, with special guests @priyankachopra, @rosariodawson, @GalGadot, @salmahayek,…

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Nominations Announced for the EE British Academy Film Awards in 2018

Written on January 9th, 2018

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has announced the nominations for the EE British Academy Film Awards in 2018. The Shape of Water is nominated in 12 categories. Darkest Hour and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri both receive nine nominations; Blade Runner 2049 and Dunkirk both have eight. I, Tonya receives five nominations,…

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TAG Global Film and Media – The full list of winners of the Golden Globes 2018

Written on January 8th, 2018

The 75th annual Golden Globe Awards, held in Los Angeles on 7th January 2018, marks the end of the beginning of this year’s awards season. The night’s big winners included ‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’, which took home Best Picture and Best Actress in a Drama (Frances McDormand) as well as ‘Big Little Lies’, which…

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