Known for its Spanish and Portuguese colonial locations, rolling green countryside, undiscovered forests and rivers, ranches and agricultural crops, coastal villages, lighthouses, hot springs, lagoons, sand dunes, surf beaches, and resort towns.
Uruguay doubles well for a variety of international locations including Old Havana, Paris, London, Germany, the Caribbean, Italy and Ireland. Punta Del Este is known as South America’s Riviera, offers visiting productions beautiful white sand beaches, luxury hotels and apartment towers, seaside mansions
and the architectural masterpiece.
Montevideo is a very film friendly city. It offers visiting filmmakers a diversity of architectural looks including Renaissance, Art Nouveau,
Art Deco, Bauhaus, French Gothic and Contemporary. Locations of particular interest include the Plaza Independencia, Palacio Legislativo, Mercado del Puerto, Montevideo Old Town, Palacio Salvo, Teatro Solís, Pocitos, the Rambla riverfront promenade and several film friendly football stadiums including Estadio Centenario which hosted the inaugural 1930 FIFA World Cup.Famous for its plains, rolling hills, and gaucho culture. Cattle, dairy cow, and sheep farming are common in this area. Crops of note include wheat, rice, soybean,
and sunflower fields.
Uruguay unveils new filming incentive. As from March 2019, projects shooting in Uruguay will be able to apply for a rebate of up to 25% of eligible expenditure. Great crew pricing for the region.
FEATURES FILMED IN URUGUAY
Children of Men
The Dog Pound
Kill Them All
Recent Commercials have included a spot for camera brand Leica, which won a Grand Prix in Film at Cannes Lions.
Country Code : +598
Time Zone: Uruguay (GMT-3)
Direct flight to Montevideo or Buenos Aires
Located in South America's Temperate Zone, Uruguay has four distinct seasons: spring, summer, winter, and fall.
Summer: January and February.
Winter: July and August,
which get cool but not cold enough for ice and snow.
Snow: is in Argentina.
Small crews, remote shooting begins, limited travel and size crews.