Although details of the movie are presently under wraps, several scenes were shot at Dubai Production City for the project.
in5 Media, located in Dubai Production City, has been transformed to serve as a key location for an upcoming blockbuster starring Telegu superstar Mahesh Babu. During the two-day shoot, the actor was seen shooting at various in5 facilities for his latest movie.
The Indian actor, producer, media personality and philanthropist made the most of Dubai’s beautiful weather to shoot a number of scenes for a new movie, details of which are not available.
Speaking about Dubai as a destination for cinema, Mahesh Babu, said: “When we began visualising the story, we had a particular set-up in mind, and I must say we were very lucky to find in5 Media to shoot my upcoming movie. I would like to extend my gratitude to the entire in5 team for allowing us to use their dynamic shooting location.”
For his part, Majed Al Suwaidi, Managing Director of Dubai Production City and the Head of in5, said: “From ultra-modern skyscrapers to traditional souks, stunning sand dunes and natural landscapes, Dubai has and always will be an attractive and inspiring destination for local, regional and international film production.
“With strict adherence to the latest government precautionary measures and guidelines, we were delighted to host Mahesh Babu and his entire film crew at the in5 Media centre in Dubai Production City. Offering state-of-the-art facilities ideal for both small and large productions, in5 is a fantastic destination located in the heart of the emirate’s media production ecosystem. We encourage more filmmakers and content creators to tap into the UAE’s state-of-the-art infrastructure, production facilities and unique locations to create engaging stories and great movies.”
Launched in 2013, the in5 Media centre located in Dubai Production City is the perfect hub offering media enthusiasts, freelancers and entrepreneurs an opportunity to work collectively on media-related endeavours and participate in elevating the status of the media entrepreneurial community. Equipped with a main and mini production studio as well as voice recording studios and editing suits, in5 Media provides a comprehensive value proposition. Additionally, content creators and filmmaker can also access green (Chroma) rooms to shoot visual effects and lounge rooms, meeting rooms, board rooms and screening rooms at competitive packages.