The largest fixing company in former Soviet Union

“The world is smaller than you think, and the people on it are more beautiful than you think”

Bertram van Munster,
Emmy™ Award winning executive producer/director

Soar Productions is a television and film production company, having its headquarters in Bishkek,  Kyrgyzstan and offices in Armenia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Lithuania, and Cuba. We also have our representatives in Kazakhstan, Latvia, Estonia, and Mexico.

We are also a television commercial productions company, working with the most experienced TVC directors and producers.

Soar Productions is the only production house that operates in every former Soviet country. We deal with authorities, logistics and permits. We provide visa support. We take care of your transport and accommodation. We rent equipment and hire experienced crew should you need it. Our job is to make your film, TV or video production smooth and unforgettable.

Founded and managed by Stanislav Solovkin, Soar Productions has been producing across the former USSR since 2005. Our local production credits include The Amazing Race, Conan, Top Gear, Survivor and Chelsea.

We have partnered with major TV networks, such as CBS, BBC, Netflix, ABC, Travel Channel, History Channel, Copa90 and Discovery.

Soar Productions commercials division, headed by Leonid Zalessky, successfully works with such brands as LG, Hyundai, Nokia, Panasonic and Sony. After the crash of the ruble in 2015, filming commercials in Russia and in former Soviet Union countries has become incredibly cost-effective.

Soar Productions is a team that unites experienced producers, fixers, facilitators, directors, cameramen and other TV and film professionals. Our network covers Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Cuba, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Mexico, Russia and Uzbekistan. Over 25 new branches are to be launched within next five years.

We work efficiently regardless the region. In Moscow and Havana, St. Petersburg and Tbilisi, Siberia and Central Asia, you will get top-notch production services.

Filming your movie, TV show or commercial in Russia, Cuba, Georgia and other post-Soviet nations could be a pain or an adventure. It depends on the partner you choose. Soar Productions is your reliable fixer in Russia, its neighbors is beyond. Drop us a letter to get fast answers to your production-related questions.


Visas and Customs for filming

Getting the right visa for film or television production is crucial. Take a look at our section dedicated to visas and customs procedures.

Location Management & Permits in Russia, Ukraine, Central Asia

Together, the 15 former Soviet countries are 2x the size of the US. Some of them are cheap to shoot in, others are not. Some have world-class infrastructure, others are untouched by humans.

Budgeting Your Production in Russia, Ukraine, Caucasus, Central Asia

We organized huge productions. We helped produce X episodes of CBS’ The Amazing Race. We arranged the shoot of Conan O Brien’s Conan special in Armenia. We made the St. Petersburg episode of BBC’s Top Gear possible.

Crew & Equipment

Some of the best Russian film and TV professionals are part of our crew pool. We have skilled directors and cameramen. Our PA’s speak excellent English.

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