Guide to filming in Russia
Our aim is to make your shoot in Russia and Saint Petersburg as straightforward as possible. We can help you to select the best places for filming and to get the permits needed. We tried to put together all the information a film crew needs when planning to travel to Russia. For making our services even better – we let us know what kind of other information could be useful for you.
Here you will find information about:
General information about Russia
Useful facts and information for filming in Russia
Filming permits required to film in Russia
General information about filming permits in Russia.
Local laws and Regulations in Russia
General safety recommendations to foreigners in Russia.
Visa and Passport requirements
Passport & Visa requirements for entering Russia
General information about Russian Customs regulations
Bringing filming equipment to Russia using the Carnet ATA explained
Visa types and customs procedures for filming
Important information about Russian visas and customs procedures when visiting Russia for filming purposes.
Medical Services in Russia
Health risks and recommended vaccines for visiting Russia. General information about medical services throughout Russia
Accommodation and Transport in Russia
Transport adn accommodation services provided by FilmspbTV to film crews in Russia.
Drone and aerial filming in Russia
Legal drone filming in Russia. Helicopter filming in Russia
Climatic conditions in Russia
General information about the weather and climatic zones in Russia
Money, Currency and credit cards usage in Russia
Budgeting for your filming
Information about budgeting, contracts, wire transfers, sanctions, etc.
If you have any questions about filming in Russia and Saint Petersburg please email firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com or fill in the contact us form