Location Managers

Screenwest can put you in contact with experienced Western Australian locations managers who will provide their industry expertise and advice in film location management.

Location Managers

Our well-credited Locations Managers are experienced in international and domestic feature film, television and TVC production and have guided many major productions through the process of filming on State, Federal and Indigenous lands. They understand the challenges and rewards of location filming and can provide expertise and support, helping troubleshoot unique issues that may arise on location.

Tim Burns

Tim Burns

Tim has extensive experience in film and television production as a locations, unit and production manager.

A career spanning more than 30 years and in most media genres, he has worked on more than 750 television commercials. International commercial clients have included Sony, Emirates Airlines, Heineken, Chevron, Toyota, Mercedes Benz, Honda and Virgin Airlines.

NOTABLE WORK:
A Few Less Men (2015) Feature Film
OtherLife (2015) Feature Film
Son of a Gun (2013) Feature Film
The War That Changed Us (2013) Documentary Mini-Series
Z Special Unit (2013) Documentary Mini-Series
An Accidental Soldier (2012) TV film

EMAIL: tim@timburns.com.au
MOBILE: +61 418 913 848
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1206259/

Claire Burton

Claire Burton

Claire has been bringing a refreshing and creative approach to the world of film and television for over 15 years.

With extensive specialist experience in location and production management across feature films, television, tvc’s and documentaries, Claire has enjoyed working on multiple projects Australia wide.

 

NOTABLE WORK:

Breath (2016) Feature Film
A Few Less Men (2015) Feature Film
Flying Miners (2014) Documentary Series
Son of a Gun (2013) Feature Film
The Turning (2012) Feature Film
Yagan (2012)  Documentary

EMAIL: burton.claire@hotmail.com
MOBILE: +61 416 121 619
FACILITIES/EQUIPMENT: Drone services available for locations  and pre-production.

Brett Dowson

Brett Dowson

Brett Dowson is a Location Manager who also works as an AD and in Production Services roles.

He specializes in regional setup and remote location filming. Brett has notable experience with indigenous content and cultural liaison.

NOTABLE WORK:
GO KARTS (2018) Feature Film
MYSTERY ROAD (2017) TV Series
JASPER JONES (2016) Feature Film
RED DOG: TRUE BLUE (2016) Feature Film

Email: brett@twofoursix.com.au
Mobile: +61 406 582 974
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3503759

Mike Montague

Mike Montague

Mike has over 20 years’ full time experience in professional film, television and TVC productions.

NOTABLE WORK:
Breath  (2016) Feature Film
RED DOG: True Blue (2015) Feature Film
Kill Me Three Times (2013) Feature Film
Drift (2012) Feature Film

EMAIL: mpsfilm@optusnet.com.au
PHONE: +61 412 039 310
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1211818/

 

Chris Veerhuis

Chris Veerhuis

Chris Veerhuis has worked as a location manager on many screen productions across most regions in Western Australia.

He has extensive indigenous and cultural film and TV experience with much time spent in the outback and wilderness.

NOTABLE WORK:
Breath (2016) Feature Film
Jasper Jones (2015) Feature Film
RED DOG: True Blue (2015) Feature Film
Paper Planes (2014) Feature Film
Satellite Boy (2012) Feature Film
RED DOG (2011) Feature Film

EMAIL: chris@wcps.com.au
MOBILE: +61 422 245 678
WEBSITE: www.wcps.com.au
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3572802/

Hayden Fortescue

Hayden Fortescue

Hayden has been working in the Media Industry since 2006 and has spent the last 4 years specialising in Production and Location Management. He has worked across Feature Film, Documentary, Television Mini Series, Interactive/Online Media and TVC productions.

NOTABLE WORK:

Whitely (2016) Feature Documentary
Bad Girl (2015) Feature Film
Looking for Grace (2014) Feature Film

VCR Media
EMAIL: hayden@vcrmedia.com.au
MOBILE: + 61 422 990 920