CREDITS

MOUNTAIN AND WATER SAFETY SPECIALISTS HAVE WORKED ON MANY PRODUCTIONS. 
THESE INCLUDE:

RECENT

WONDER WOMAN 1984

2018

One of the biggest feature films we have worked on were filming on location at remote and mountainous areas in Tenerife. A MWSS team of four packed their bags and headed to the island for two weeks to look after the crew on Wonder Woman 2 for Warner Brothers. 

POKEMON DETECTIVE PIKACHU

2018

Location scouting and lots of cliff and water safety for Pokemon Detective Pikachu. This was shot at various technical, very challenging and dynamic locations that required safety teams to help with access, train stunt performers, provide safety cover to stunts, safety advice and look after crew. We had a safety team of 15+ and a large portering team spread accross the country doing an excellent job of keeping cast and crew safe. 

KEEPERS

2017

Shot on location around the Mull of Galloway. Many Keepers locations were at exposed cliff edges, which we managed using rope systems, and inshore waters where we provided safety RIBs, support boats and surface water rescue. We also provided RAMS and gave safety advice during planning and recce stages. 

Outlaw King

2017

We provided lots of marine, river and cliff safety for the Netflix production Outlaw King. This included looking after stunts in water scenes and going over waterfalls, training cast in white water swimming techniques and looking after them in fast flowing rivers, and managing crew safety on steep hill sides and river banks. We had a safety team of 18+ who were all very busy delivering film safety to the highest level possible.

2018

MARIONETTE

Marionette was filmed around the Moray Coast at various harbours and at sea. We looked after the crew when the were dressing rocks and moving about exposed quaysides. We also provided safety boats, divers and helped co-oridnate all marine safety, which included filming at night. 

Limbo Productions

Limbo Productions were shooiting a small feature film in the Outer Hebridies using boats and filming on jetty's. We helped them manage cast and crew safely in these locations and provided safety/ support boats. 

THE CROWN SERIES 3

The Crown Series 3 were filming close to cliff edge on the Welsh coast. A small MWSS team identified safe working areas and managed camera teams who needed to be closer to the edges. 

LS PRODUCTIONS

A trip out to an old sea fort near Grimsby to help LS Productions with their photo shoot. Another good fun job for the LS team.

WONDER WOMAN 1984

One of the biggest feature films we have worked on were filming on location at remote and mountainous areas in Tenerife. A MWSS team of four packed their bags and headed to the island for two weeks to look after the crew on Wonder Woman 2 for Warner Brothers. 

TV PRODUCTION

A Portuguese TV production had a scene with two cast on a small rowing boat. We were very happy to provide water safety cover for the day through Plum Films.

SMUGGLER PRODUCTIONS

Another job for Smuggler Productions. This time providing safety advice when filming with boats in the North Sea, including night passages and transferring crew/ equipment between boats at sea.

SMUGGLER PRODUCTIONS

Great to be working with Smuggler Productions again. This time at a coastal location with big cliffs, which was part of their commercial.

THE DISCOVERY CHANNEL

The Discovery Channel had a small film crew wanting to go over a remote, highland rock cliff as part of a documentary. 

LS PRODUCTIONS

It's always good to help look after the LS Productions Team, especially at Alladale Nature Reserve.

POKEMON DETECTIVE PIKACHU

Location scouting and lots of cliff and water safety for Pokemon Detective Pikachu. This was shot at various technical, very challenging and dynamic locations that required safety teams to help with access, train stunt performers, provide safety cover to stunts, safety advice and look after crew. We had a safety team of 15+ and a large portering team spread accross the country doing an excellent job of keeping cast and crew safe. 

THE A LIST

The A List required safety advice and safety management while filming in a quarry next to unprotected edges.

ARTEMIS FOWL

During the filming of Artemis Fowl we provided surf lifeguards and safety RIB in the north of Scotland to help look after stunts and crew

OUTLANDER SERIES 4

Lots of water and cliff edge safety for the lovely crew on Outlander Series 4.

MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS

Location managing and scouting for Mary Queen of Scots plate shots in February 2018

ORDEAL BY INNOCENCE

Rope safety for an actor on a small, high balcony during filming of Ordeal by Innocence. 

2017

OUTLANDER SERIES 3

Filmed on location at Dunure Harbour. Our responsibility was to keep people from falling off the harbour edge and to provide water rescue cover.

SECRET COMPASS

To help prepare camera operators working for Secret Compass for an ascent of Mt Elbrus we delivered some winter mountaineering training in the Cairngorms

KEEPERS

Shot on location around the Mull of Galloway. Many Keepers locations were at exposed cliff edges, which we managed using rope systems, and inshore waters where we provided safety RIBs, support boats and surface water rescue. We also provided RAMS and gave safety advice during planning and recce stages. 

MARAMEDIA

Filming on the remote and very serious sea cliffs of Unst, north of Shetland, we helped the Maramedia team with access for filming a wildlife documentary. Their chosen spot was 200m's down a steep sea cliff on top of more steep cliffs!

LS Productions

Required a water safety team to look after their crew whislt filming at coastal and river locations in Scotland during July.

Outlaw King

We provided lots of marine, river and cliff safety for the Netflix production Outlaw King. This included looking after stunts in water scenes and going over waterfalls, training cast in white water swimming techniques and looking after them in fast flowing rivers, and managing crew safety on steep hill sides and river banks. We had a safety team of 18+ who were all very busy delivering film safety to the highest level possible.

MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS

We location scouted and location managed a number of locations. Our talented team also provided safety on Mary Queen of Scots. This was another very big production that kept us busy. Locations included remote mountains, cliff edges and rivers with waterfalls where we managed crew safely away from danger, provided first aid and trained stunts swimming in a moving water environment. We also had a large team of porters helping move kit in remote areas with poor access.

Outlander Series 4

Outlander had a coastal location that required a safety boat and rescue swimmer to look after cast and crew working near water edges.

2016

AVENGERS, INFINITY WAR

We location scouted Edinbugh and Glasgow city locations for Avengers Infinity Wars.

Trainspotting 2

We provided basic mountain safety and a team of porters on Trainspotting 2 when they were filming on a small city centre hill in Edinburgh.

Hunter Killer

Location scouting and location managing 'Hunter Killer' for Millennium Films during their Scottish plate shots.

Reading Rocks

We provided mountain safety and support during the filming of Reading Rocks for Tessa Power.

LS Productions

We scouted location managed and provided mountain safety for LS Productions on Skye during a video shoot for a sports brand.

1745

1745 is a short film directed by Gordon Napier. The film used river locations on the west of Scotland which we helped scout and manage the crew and cast in.

Military Advert

For a military advert shot in the Cairngorms we helped with location advice, RAMS, safety equipment and safety team. The commercial was produced by Smuggler.

2015

The Danish Girl

Location scouting for The Danish Girl around south west Scotland. 

Location Scotland

Looking after cast and crew on a west coast mountain/ cliff location for Location Scotland during the filming of a Florence and the Machine music video

Gray Caledonian

Our ongoing mountain guiding services to Gray Caledonian continue, helping them access mountain areas for their photography.

BBC Shetland

We provided cliff edge protection and technical rigging during the lastest series of BBC Shetland.

OUTLANDER SERIES 2

During the second series of Outlander for Sony Pictures we provided water safety cover and a safety boat when on location at a Scottish harbour.

King Arthur

We looked after a large crew during the filming of King Arthur for Warner Brothers. Locations includes mountain tops, canyons and steep hill sides. Our talented team allowed the production to access these challenging and remote locations safely, as well as assist stunts with rigging and installing edge protection rope systems. We also advised suitable helicopter shots and provided logistical advice for flying in NW Scotland.

The Crown Series 1

We managed edge protection and helped actors into exposed sea cliff and mountain locations during the filming of 'The Crown' series one, for Left Bank Pictures

2015 North Face Survey

We helped Hot Aches access the north face of Ben Nevis to film the 2015-01-01 North Face Survey which is an ecological and geological survey of the area. We were working for Maramedia.

2014

Macbeth

Macbeth for Thistle Films Productions, filmed at remote mountainous and cold water locations. We managed crew and cast and provided mountain safety cover and advice.

The Landreader Project

Mountain safety guiding and location advice for The Landreader Project with Dominic Tyler around the Highlands of Scotland during winter

Outlander Series 1

Lowering equipment and managing cast and crew in a difficult to access steep sided gorge for the Starz TV series Outlander.

Gray Caledonian

We provide an ongoing mountain guiding service to Gray Caledonian which allows them to access mountainous areas safely for their photography.

Johnnie Walker advert

A stills commercial for Location Scotland on a Johnnie Walker advert at the River Orchy, which required technical rigging and a water safety team for a night shoot.

Dewars Advert

On the Isle of Skye where we provided a mountain safety team for a remote location and first aid provision. For Suger Free TV.

Sculptures Cave documentary

Sculptures Cave documentary for Lion TV. Required abseiling cast and crew into tidal cave.

Outlander

Portering services on Outlander where we moved equipment in diificult to access and river locations.

Iona

We managed a small film crew on remote sea cliffs in the Hebrides during the filming of an upcoming feature called Iona.

O2 advert for Outsider TV

Filmed on a river and remote mountainous area. We managed crew with rigging and filming in a river as well as looking after them in the mountain. For Outsider TV

2013

Yohji Homme Perfum Commercial

Yohji Homme Perfum Commercial on Skye for Knucklehead TV. Involved managing crew and talent on steep mountain and sea cliff environments. 

Location scouting for Two Sugars TV

Location scouting on behalf of Scotland Film Locations for Two Sugars TV on and around the North East coast of Scotland.

The Physician

Based at various locations on Skye, providing mountain safety cover to a small crew on a Universal Pictures feature film called The Physician

BP TV advert for Pulse Films

Required assisting a small crew and portering equipment on the Perthshire mountain Schiehallion.

Short film Seagulls for Hopscotch Films

In part Seagulls was filmed around Glen Etive and required us to manage a crew around a river, secure camera operators at cliff edges above moving water and provide water safety cover for actors leaping off cliffs into the river.

Gray Caledonian

We provide an ongoing mountain guiding service to Gray Caledonian which allows them to access remote areas safely for their photography.

The Silent Storm

A feature film shot on location on Mull which we provided a mountain safety/ porter team to assist when filming at a difficult to access and remote location.

BBC 'Shetland' TV Series

We managed a crew and cast on steep sea cliff terrain provided porters for equipment and assisted with stunt rigging whilst filming at various locations.

Bank of Scotand TV advert for Location Scotland

Where we provided a standy-by water safety service for filming around deep water locations.

Outlander TV Series

To enable camera crews to work safely at height in exposed locations we designed and installed rope safety systems.

2012

Prometheus

We provided cast and crew safety whilst filming Prometheus on location on Skye. We used steep mountainous locations that were serviced by helicopters. 

'M.I. High' for Kudos Productions & CBBC

We provided stunt safety rigging and co-ordination for a studio based scene.

'Camp Orange' a Nickelodeon Production

Graeme co-ordinated the rigging and provided the safety cover for this two week childrens show pilot. Filmed in and around difficult to access gorges and other chanllenging locations.

'47 Ronin' a Universal Pictures production

MWSS provided safety cover for the crew whilst filming on location on Skye which involved managing crew and equipment on steep mountainous environments.

'Officially Amazing' produced by Lion TV

A small production crew and contributors required powerboat safety cover for filming around Loch Ness

2003-2011

'Ultimate Sports Day' for Foundation TV and CBBC

A studio based production requiring high level rope safety systems bungee jumping and rigging

Ruby Productions for BBC - 'Case Histories'

Safety cover for Actress on house roof & Stunt cover for hanging scene

Carnaby International & Eigerwand Pictures - 'A Lonely Place to Die'

Difficult gorge access and safety cover. Check out the exciting trailer

National Geographic

Guiding Services

Centurion

Our first significant feature film, Centurion for Pathe Films, required safety management of cast and crew on wintry mountain tops and providing river rescue to stunt performers going over waterfalls.

Raven Series 9

Games rigging at height and in rivers, cast and crew safety and stand-by props for BBC Scotland.

Raven Series 10

Games rigging at height and in rivers, cast and crew safety and stand-by props for BBC Scotland.

Raven Series 8

Games rigging at height and in rivers, cast and crew safety and stand-by props for BBC Scotland.

Raven Adventure

Games rigging at height and in rivers, cast and crew safety and stand-by props for BBC Scotland.

Raven Series 7

Games rigging at height and in rivers, cast and crew safety and stand-by props for BBC Scotland.

Raven Series 5

Games rigging at height and in rivers, cast and crew safety and stand-by props for BBC Scotland.

Raven Series 6

Games rigging at height and in rivers, cast and crew safety and stand-by props for BBC Scotland.

Raven Series 4

Games rigging at height and in rivers, cast and crew safety and stand-by props for BBC Scotland.

Raven Series 3

Games rigging at height and in rivers, cast and crew safety and stand-by props for BBC Scotland.

Raven Adventure Pilot

Games rigging at height and in rivers, cast and crew safety and stand-by props for BBC Scotland.

Raven Series 2

Games rigging at height and in rivers, cast and crew safety and stand-by props for BBC Scotland.

BBC Spook Squad