Michael Gisselere has more than 25 years of experience as a director – cinematographer, he shot a lot of documentary for television. He used helicopters, cranes, and tools for his movies. He begin in Los Angeles and studied film at UCLA Extension, obtained his green card and worked for Canal +, MTV, Discovery Channel. He was chosen among the first to use the drone in France, responsible for aerial images for the Tour de France for 7 years, he is in love with the image and participated in the Dakar, WRC etc …
Christelle is in charge of all flying authorizations for Freeway Prod. A work of the shadow without which we could not shoot our images. She has been working for several years on all requests for overflight authorizations for the Tour de France but also for our productions abroad as in the USA, South America and Europe. Christelle is in constant contact with the Police Prefectures in France, the airports for the requests of protocols and other necessary authorizations so that our shoots take place in the best possible conditions. None of our shoots are done without all permissions.
FREEWAY DRONE TECHNICIANS
Olivier is a professional drone pilot with Freeway for 6 years. He flew our drones for the Tour de France, and on so-called “Sensible” missions such as at the Palais de l’Elysée and the Opéra Garnier. Accurate, calm and rigorous, listening to the cameraman and the director, he knows the composition of the image which allows to have a good pair in the team. Olivier works exclusively with Michael for the Tour de France.
Cyril and one of our cameramen with whom we work a lot. He has been working with Freeway for 3 years. He has already shot a lot of reports in France, Brittany and Greece. He knows how to adapt to different types of terrain and quickly understand the director’s request. Very rigorous and demanding.
Ianis has been working with us for 4 years. He made fly our drones especially the Freefly Alta 8 on commercials and features films, he also shot the Sports cars on WRC Corsica. It is rigorous and demanding, qualities that we appreciate. He knows the composition of the image well because he has a career as cameraman and DP, director which allows to have a powerful team. He knows very well the drones of DJI.