WHAT'S NEW AT FAT?

"PORK PIE" the reimagining of the iconic 1981 Kiwi film Goodbye Pork Pie screening in NZ and Australian Cinemas now. This movie has great reviews.  View the trailer..

The Netflix documentary "ROMAN EMPIRE" Reign of Blood Season is screening now.  This stylish mix of documentary and historical epic chronicles the reign of Commodus, the emperor whose rule marked the beginning of Rome's fall.

"THE LIGHT BETWEEN OCEANS" the Dreamworks major motion picture filmed right here in NZ is screening now. Watch Academy Award Nominee Michael Fassbender and Academy Award Winner Alicia Vikander’s characters fall in love in this First Shave clip....

Kino Flo Select 30 DMX LED

Kino FLO SELECT 30 DMX

Just introduced..Remote LED controller with the ability to dim without colour shift, dial in Kelvin temperatures, and select Green/Magenta settings. A great light-weight fixture that allows for rigging flexibility.

Arri Sky30Cpanel S

LED LIGHTS

Aladdin A-Lite
Arri Skypanel S30C & S60C
Litepanels Astra 1 x 1 Bi-Colour
Litepanels Hilio D12

Lightening Lights

Learn more.....


specialised equipment at fat

LIGHTING GRIP VAN

For productions of a smaller scale and budget. Learn more.....

 
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LIGHT CUBES

Used in a studio roof and also to create a night ambiance outdoors.  Learn more..... 

Missy CAR SOFTBOXES

The Missy Car Softbox Range for beautiful lighting on vehicles. Learn more.....

 

CELINE SOFTBOX

Our Celine Softbox creates a night ambiance outside or in a studio. Learn more..... 

 

BETA12

This awesome 12K Fresnel Light is used for situations where you need light to point straight downward. Seen here used with a helicopter rig.

 

filming now

 

Latest projects - recently released or still in production:


 
The Light Between Oceans

THE LIGHT BETWEEN OCEANS

Screening now is DreamWorks 'The Light Between Oceans'. This major motion picture is the work of internationally acclaimed and award winning Director Derek Cianfrance, and showcases the cinematography of Adam Arkapaw - a rising international Director of Photography. We worked with Arkapaw on the TV Series "Top of the Lake" for which he received an Emmy.

Based on the years-long NY Times bestseller about a lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia who raise a baby they rescue from an adrift rowboat. 


 MEG

Steve Alten’s Meg: A Novel Of Deep Terror has faced nearly two decades of development hell while trying to make its way to the screen. Warner Bros began filming here in NZ in September 2016 and the film is due to be released in March 2018.

When a submersible lies disabled at the bottom of the Mariana Trench, an expert deep sea diver is forced to confront his fears and risk everything on a single question: Could the Carcharadon Megalodon - the largest marine predator that ever existed - still be alive and on the hunt?


 

1953

A documentary-drama produced by New York based Stephen David Entertainment filmed in Auckland during August 2016. The playboy founder Hugh Hefner's life and his company are the subject of American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story.


Pork Pie

 PORK PIE

A modern reimagining of the classic Kiwi Goodbye Pork Pie. Directed by Matt Murphy, son of original director Geoff Murphy and produced by Tom Hern and Four Knights Films.  The script embodies that same rebellious, underdog, kiwi-battler spirit of the original, but also brings a freshness and originality and heart of its own. To be released in cinemas on February 2 2017.


Ash vs Evil Dead

ash VS eVIL DEAD

Season two of 'Ash vs Evil Dead' is screening now on the Zone, Tuesdays 9:30 pm.  This is Starz bloody TV sequel to the film trilogy, and this series is double the gore,double the laughs and quadruple the blood. Starring Bruce Campbell, Lucy Lawless, and Lee Majors. Season three commences production March 2017.


ROMAN EMPIRE

A Netflix documentary-drama produced by New York based Stephen David Entertainment filmed in Auckland during November and December 2015. This is a docudrama about  the Roman Empire. Released on 11 November 2016.


 

PALISADE

A Stephen David Entertainment production filmed in Wellington November 2016. Scheduled for release 2017.


FRIDAY NIGHT BITES

A further season of the hysterically naughty web tv series from Flat3 Productions is underway on TVNZ on demand and YouTube. Check out the trailer on YouTube


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FIND ME A MAORI BRIDE

This magical, comical very successful Maori TV Series produced by Brown Sugar Apple Grunt has completed its second season of production. Stay tuned to  Facebook for sneak peeks....


 

HAKA CITY

A production by Enter the Dragon for Maori TV. Filmed in West Auckland and now in post production.


 

MORE PAST PROJECTS  in ABOUT US ..............


Here's a wee glimpse behind the scenes at our work.