H. W. Wood Australia Pty. Ltd. has a team of specialists solely dedicated to Film, Entertainment and Contingency insurances. With over 30 years of experience in the industry, our specialists have an excellent reputation for knowledge and service. We pride ourselves on prompt response and attention, particularly while films are in production.
We arrange insurances for major studios and production houses, not only in Australia but throughout the world. We can place coverage no matter where filming takes place, in countries as diverse as Australia, New Zealand, China, France, Holland, Hong Kong, Japan, Jordan, Libya, the United Kingdom and the United States.
Our experience covers a broad range of companies; Motion Picture/Feature Film, Documentary, Animation, Television Productions of any kind, Lifestyle Productions, Commercial/Advertisement, Live Shows/Concerts, Promoters, Distributions, Manufacturer’s and Rental Houses of professional motion picture equipment, Film Studios and many more.
Our specialities within Film, Entertainment and Contingencies are:
◦Film Producer's Indemnity (Cast/Directors/Key Personnel)
◦Negative, Content Media & Data Film Risks
◦Multi Risks covering: Props, Sets, Wardrobe, Equipment (owned and leased), Office contents
◦Public & Products Liability
◦Errors and Omissions
◦Motor Vehicle (including Action Sequence)
◦Personal Accident ◦Volunteers
◦Animal Mortality - All animals used in production
◦Weather/Pluvious risks - prevents filming
◦Special Cancellation, Abandonment or Non Appearance
◦Corporate Travel – International or Domestic
◦Professional Indemnity/Information Technology
We have insured a number of major international blockbusters during recent years and have an ongoing daily involvement in the film industry.
Level 1/617 Glenferrie Road