Dar-Es-alaam Fixers is your gateway to Tanzania & Zanzibar, providing international media travellers with staff from many aspects of photo and video production. If you are a TV producer, filmmaker, photojournalist, corporation looking to connect with Tanzania Fixers.
Dar-fixers has a headquarters located in the heart of Dar-es-salaam to coordinate with you for your production work anywhere in Tanzania. Our fixers will be your local producer providing you with assistance and coordination with foreign media parties that have specific stories they are working to acquire.
My name is Ebby shaban, I’m a Tanzanian and a journalist by professional, I work with Radio france International Swahili and English service here in Tanzania. I have been a journalist for the past 15 years and I have managed working as a freelancer with Radio France for 10 year now. Am also a Fixer/stringer for swahili speaking countries especially Tanzania/Zanzibar . I have managed to work as a Fixer/Stringer on different project with International journalist including a documentary which is called Tanzania, aired by France 24, and also I have managed to produce different documentaries aired by Al Jazeera.
Hiring a local fixer in Tanzania can be a crucial and very viable tool. Tanzania has challenges to overcome in order to get a good story, and even just to be able to contact and connect with residents. You can think of a fixer as your reliable local business partner, communicator, and coordinator in Tanzania.
With a fixer you won’t find yourself in difficult situations trying to get local information or spending your days lost and losing valuable time. Tanzanians are friendly to everyone, but do struggle with language and cultural barriers. While it has progressively English is coming more spoken, at times there are still challenges, even in larger cities.
How to Proceed with Dar fixers?
We will respond to you with a rough quote, availability, and conditions. Upon an agreement, we will assign a right fixer.
Our Fixer will perform a preliminary research for your production. Location scouting, filming permits, finding Crews, plan Transportation & logistics.
Meet with our fixer that will support you throughout your production acting as your translator as well as your
Dar Fixers – is a cost effective solution for any foreign media crew wishing whether your term in Tanzania will be a few days or a few weeks. We are a one-stop fixing service that will do the research for you ensuring that your project runs smoothly and cost efficiently.
Feel free to contact us and discuss your upcoming projects in Tanzania. We have the years of experience, contacts and team of bilingual and multilingual fixers that will path a smooth path for your production while in Tanzania.