A DIGITAL SHOW FOR THE NEW IVECO S-WAY AND DAILY
June 3, 2021
The presentation of the new IVECO S-WAY heavy on-road vehicle and the DAILY marks a new step forward for Filmmaster: a 60 minutes digital show created on a custom-designed circular shaped set with speakers, dancers and live performers to celebrate the distinguishing connectivity and sustainable efficiency features of the new vehicle range in their natural settings. A live streaming event where the institutional presentation of the vehicles mixes with real-life usage situations that take shape in a unique and continuous narration.
THE FOURTH DIMENSION OF BASKET CONQUERS EUROLEAGUE
May 27, 2021
Cutting-edge Augmented Reality real time technology to celebrate the final act of Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, the top European basketball competition for clubs. Four emotional pre-game shows created by Filmmaster completely transformed Lanxess Arena in Cologne. DJ sets and live dancing acts on the competition court, perfectly synched with spectacular three-dimensional graphics, animated the show bringing the audience into a new virtual setting and conveying the passion, involvement and spirit of the game of basketball.
THE NEW IVECO T-WAY'S DEBUT BECOMES A TRUE CINEMA-QUALITY VIDEO PRODUCTION FOR OTT
April 30. 2021
The new project by Filmmaster marks a milestone in the evolution of post-Covid events. Far from being a simple commercial launch using a conventional digital event set-up, the new truck presentation becomes a video-narration where the sequence turns into an exclusive product, a sort of docu-reality show, just like a streaming Over-The-Top platform production.
The 25-minute film was made by Filmmaster Productions, the Filmmaster Group's production company, and directed by Vittorio Bonaffini.
WITH UEFA EURO 2020 IT'S TIME TO START AGAIN FOR BIG SPORTING EVENTS
April 21. 2021
The extraordinary adventure of Rome Host City EURO 2020 is about to begin. Filmmaster Events is local operator for Rome Capital, responsible for the Trophy Tour and for the Fan Zone that will remain open from June 11, date of the inaugural match of the tournament at the Olympic Stadium, until July 11. A project of over a year's work, involving more than 50 suppliers and a dedicated team of 40 people, announced in a press conference by Rome's Mayor, by the Extraordinary Commissioner for UEFA EURO 2020, by the Undersecretary to Sport, and by FIGC President.
FILMMASTER EVENTS IS BEATING COVID-19 IN ITS THIRD SEASON WITH FORMULA E
April 13. 2021
Eight months of work, 2,500 people involved, a dedicated team of 60 professionals and a strict security protocol for the organization of last weekend's races at EUR, the first world sporting event of the year - for Italy - in the midst of a pandemic. An impressive achievement also because of the overall surface occupied by the event: more than 630 thousand square metres, equal to 105 football pitches. More than 30 thousand of this was for the track alone, the longest of the championship and completely redesigned for Season 7, winding around the Marconi Obelisk with the Square Colosseum in the background.
ONCE AGAIN, THE WORLD IS MOVING. AND SO IS FILMMASTER
March 1. 2021
Over the last 12 months hybrid working models have changed forever the way we use our working spaces. On March 1 we moved to a new, more modern, more efficient office which will propel us into the future. Not far from our old headquarters, we now have a fantastic 360-degree view of Milan, with its will to start out a new page in its history. As Filmmaster Events, we can’t wait to continue creating lasting memories and emotions around the world. And we can’t wait to welcome you to our wonderful new space.
AN ANNUAL CONVENTION AS A MIX BETWEEN TV EVENT AND DIGITAL EXPERIENCE
January 26, 2021
Filmmaster Events starts into 2021 through a convention with a TV cut combined with a digital storytelling code, designed almost entirely in remote working over the last few weeks. A tale declined through the orange color - the color of the customer Alleanza Assicurazioni but also a symbol of creativity and trust - in which we connected, consistent with our mission and our strong "live" expertise, the physicality of a place as strongly evocative as Teatro Gerolamo in Milan, with the TV world.
FILMMASTER RANKS IN SPECIAL EVENTS MAGAZINE 50 TOP EVENT COMPANIES
September 18, 2020
Filmmaster Events is among the biggest players in event development and production profiled by Special Events Magazine in the 19th edition of the Annual 50 Top Event Companies. “The trend will be getting back to creating unique and spectacular events," management says. "Partnership with digital providers are important, but we firmly believe in the power of events and in the human factor. For this reason, we have chosen not to bend our creative intelligence to a single technology and to continue investing in editorial content, innovative formats and, overall, in events designed to cater emotions and recall memories".
WATERFRONT COSTA SMERALDA OPENS 2020 SEASON IN PORTO CERVO
July 11, 2020
The attraction hub for tourism created and managed by Filmmaster Events on behalf of Smeralda Holding will provide summer visitors with a high quality experience of art, design and entertainment along the Porto Vecchio area of Porto Cervo, Sardinia. ′′Returning to Costa Smeralda has a strong symbolic value for us: it is an important signal for the whole industry of events, which represents a fundamental motor for tourism” said Andrea Francisi, Chief Operating Officer. Waterfront Costa Smeralda is a three-year high consultational content project for which Filmmaster provided its experience in complex project management and in the creation of quality visitor experiences.
FILMMASTER LAUNCHES ITS INTERNATIONAL PLATFORM
June 30, 2020
Filmmaster Events launches its international platform guided by senior management Andrea Francisi, Alfredo Accatino, Tatiana Cadoux e Matteo Coradini. Collaborative relationship with Andrea Varnier comes to a close at the end of three very significant years. Antonio Abete, Filmmaster Events Chairman: "We would like to thank Andrea for the important journey made together. Filmmaster Events has reached a solid position in many international markets. Thanks to our platform we count on achieving increasingly better results and capitalising on new development opportunities".
NEW IMAGE AND VISITOR EXPERIENCE FOR ITALIA IN MINIATURA
June 26, 2020
Italia in Miniatura, the oldest miniature park in Italy, reopens for 2020 season after a complete image and visitor experience restyling carried out by Filmmaster Events. A place of wonder and an extraordinary challenge for professionals shaping live emotions.
#WEBELIEVEINHUMANITY: FILMMASTER EVENTS PRESENTS ITS NEW MANIFESTO
May 18, 2020
Some countries around the world are moving to reopen, and we hope that many other will follow soon. At Filmmaster Events we decided to re-start with a new manifesto. We are ready to continue on our route and will be back to do it "live". Because we believe in the power of events and in the human factor. Click here to read the full manifesto.
#ITALIALIVE: THE CALL OF ITALIAN EVENTS & LIVE INDUSTRY
April 22, 2020
Italy is one of the world’s most relevant countries in terms of economic impact generated by live events. It was right to stop due to Covid-19, but now it is necessary to establish the rules for a quick recovery. Filmmaster Events supports the #Italialive campaign run by the Italian Events & Live Industry www.eventsliveindustry.it to raise awareness among Government and Institutions and ask them to adopt suitable actions.
FILMMASTER BRINGS IVECO IN THE NEW AGE OF THE "ZERO EMISSION" TRUCK
December 11, 2019
“3210_Unlock the next Level” was the concept of the event organized by Filmmaster Events on 2nd and 3rd December in Turin, at Officine Grandi Riparazioni (OGR) and CNH Industrial Village, on occasion of the presentation of the maquette of the new Nikola TRE, the first Zero Emission Truck created by the partnership between CNH Industrial, the leading industrial vehicle manufacturer, and Nikola Motor, the American hybrid truck design start-up. Filmmaster created a surprise event, transforming a gala dinner into the unveiling of the truck which will be on the market by 2021 in the full electric version.
FILMMASTER PRODUCES THE OPENING CEREMONY OF THE ARABIAN GULF CUP
December 04, 2019
Filmmaster Events returned to Khalifa International Stadium in Doha, Qatar, after organizing the venue’s opening ceremony in May 2017 to inaugurate the opening match of the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup, the biggest football event for the Gulf states’ national teams. The ceremony, designed and produced by Filmmaster, alternated digital moments, in which technology played a central role, with spectacular choreography – including the traditional Al Ardha sword dance dating back to the Bedouin era – staged by over 1,000 performers. To organize the event, Filmmaster coordinated an international team of 335 professionals from 33 different countries.
FILMMASTER SCORES AGAIN AT BEA ITALY
November 27, 2019
Filmmaster Events obtains two relevant awards at Bea Italy 2019 - Italian Festival of Events and Live Communication. The 2019 Rome E-Prix, the Italian stage in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship, was awarded the first prize in Sports Event category, and #Ready2Go, IVECO's convention for the launch of the new S-WAY, was awarded the first price in BTOB Event category.
2019 COPA LIBERTADORES OPENING CEREMONY, A CHALLENGE FOR REAL MASTERS
November 25, 2019
An opening ceremony out of ordinary for many reasons, including the change of location (from Santiago de Chile to Lima) decided two weeks before the event. In a new stadium, in a different nation and with new suppliers, Filmmaster Events was able to carry out an emotional show featuring over 300 people involved in the cast and staging, as well as four South American stars, Fito Paez, Anitta, Sebastian Yatra and Tini, in front of 80,000 football fans and a global tv audience of 5 billions from 169 countries.
FILMMASTER EVENTS RANKS AMONG THE 50 TOP EVENT COMPANIES
October 1, 2019
Once again Filmmaster Events is among the world's biggest players in event production. Confirmation comes from the 50 Top Event Companies chart published by American magazine Special Events, one of the reference media for the whole industry, which every year analyses annual revenue, number of special events and all top trends at play for the biggest companies in the business.
DISCOVERY 2019 UPFRONT GIVES POWER TO THE PEOPLE
September 16, 2019
For the seventh time in its history in Italy the television network entrusted the presentation of its autumn schedules to Filmmaster Events, which transformed the 2019 upfront into a show celebrating the essence of the broadcaster, its capacity to power human passions. The concept “Power to the people” was chosen to stage a real people event, with screens emerging from the proscenium moving towards the audience, see-through technology and powerful video contents interacting with the many talents who enlivened the stage and engaged the audience of thousand clients and investors.
INAUGURATION EVENING FOR WATERFRONT COSTA SMERALDA 2019
July 8, 2019
The 2019 edition of Waterfront Costa Smeralda began last Saturday with a great performance by Joe Bastianich with his band, followed on stage by Morcheeba. Conceived to provide visitors from all over the world with an experience characterized by a rich line up of events and entertainment in a design salon along the dock of Porto Vecchio in Porto Cervo, Waterfront is an attraction hub for tourism created and managed by Filmmaster Events on behalf of Smeralda Holding.
#READY2GO: THE INTERNATIONAL LAUNCH OF THE NEW IVECO S-WAY
July 4, 2019
For the launch of the new S-WAY by IVECO, world leader in industrial vehicle manufacture, Filmmaster Events created and produced a convention and a show in Madrid, in front of an international audience of 1,300 guests including dealers, sales managers, VIP customers and journalists. A powerful as well as elegant event, with a strong visual impact, to communicate the company’s dynamism and the values of innovation, connectivity and sustainability linked to the new product.
ANDREA VARNIER ALSO TAKES THE HELM OF FILMMASTER PRODUCTIONS
July 3, 2019
This appointment marks the beginning of a strategic integration process, with the aim of further boosting business by outlining an even more effective commercial proposal and implementing an increasingly efficient organizational structure, focused on nurturing the growth of the group's finest resources and fulfilling its potential. Filmmaster has made history in the world of events and audiovisual by accompanying the market through all its changes. The time has come to pool the entire group's extraordinary creative and productive competencies, to bring to life an even stronger corporation.
FILMMASTER EVENTS STAGES THE ITALIAN PARALYMPIC AWARDS 2019
June 18, 2019
The 2019 edition of the Italian Paralympic Awards, established by the Italian Paralympic Committee to celebrate and rewards all the teams, athletes, people of institutions and of media, artists and film producers who positively contributed towards the movement, took place on June 13th in Rome, broadcast live by Raisport. Filmmaster Events curated the creation and management of the entire ceremony for the second time, putting together an event for TV viewers, focused on the theme of the development of paralympic culture and the value of inclusion in society.
FILMMASTER EVENTS TO LIGHT UP THE 2019 FINAL FOUR
May 9, 2019
The 2019 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four will feature stars from beyond the basketball court, too, as the entertainment experts at Filmmaster Events bring their singular showmanship to Fernando Buesa Arena and a worldwide broadcast audience during the weekend of May 17 to 19 in the city of Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain. Filmmaster, one of the few operators in the world accredited to create and produce Olympic ceremonies, will curate the arena shows at the sold-out Final Four, taking fans from the pre-game moments of Friday's semifinals to the brink of the championship game on Sunday with a complex and thrilling four-dimensional show.
TORCH-LIGHTING CEREMONIES FOR EYOF BAKU AND MINSK EUROPEAN GAMES AT THE ARA PACIS IN ROME
May 6, 2019
Filmmaster continues its collaboration with the Olympic and Paralympic world: once again the European Olympic Committees organisation has chosen Filmmaster Events for the ceremonies preceding the Baku 2019 European Youth Olympic Festival and the Minsk 2019 European Games. During the ceremonies, the symbol of the Committee, the Golden Olive Tree of the Goddess Pax, was symbolically handed over to the two institutional representatives of the host countries by EOC President Janez Kocijancic. The two ceremonies were also attended by some of the most important authorities in the Olympic and institutional world.
PARTNERSHIP WITH FORMULA E FOR THE SECOND TIME FOR THE 2019 GEOX ROME E-PRIX
April 10, 2019
ABB FIA Formula E, the first motor racing championship in the world for electric single-seaters, is returning to Italy and has chosen Filmmaster Events for the second year running as its partner and local operator for the 2019 Geox Rome E-Prix, scheduled for Saturday 13th April on the Circuito Cittadino dell’EUR in Rome. Filmmaster Events has been entrusted with the organisation and promotion of every aspect of the event: from the technical management of the circuit and all its related structures and infrastructure, to the design, production and coordination of the E-Village, with many indoor and outdoor activities and attractions, including a musical event open to the city.
WORLD PREMIERE OF CAMPARI RED DIARIES “ENTERING RED”
February 6, 2019
For the third consecutive year, Filmmaster Events oversaw the design, creativity and production of the presentation of the new short movie in the Campari Red Diaries series. The program, which was split into two days – 4th and 5th February – included various initiatives, all in the centre of Milan, the main setting for the short movie “Entering Red”. A two-day event with over 500 international guests including influencers, journalists, bartenders and managers of large companies for the global launch of the short movie by Matteo Garrone and for the celebrations of the Negroni’s 100th anniversary.