Widescope has been going for over 20 years, we know what is possible.
Widescope is run by three partners who budget and produce most of the jobs.
Widescope has offices in Malaga, Barcelona and Lisbon - we cover all Spain, the Islands and all Portugal.
We put quality before quantity.
We benefit from having the most amazing back up team, we are blessed with our in-house staff.
We can provide you with a budget and location references within hours.
We enjoy what we do and we take it very seriously.
Here is some insight into who we are:
Marcos de Fortuny
Karim El Masri
Marcos de Fortuny Jr.
Born in Lagos, Nigeria in 1961. Attended schools in the Uk and Spain, has worked as a waiter, painter, concert production manager, party organizer. Started Widescope in 1989 after 8 weeks on Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade. Slept on the production office floor to save his perdiems. Does up old cars in his spare time...
Born 1966, Barcelona. Dual Nacionality Spain / USA. Bachelor of Fine Arts @ MCAD (Minneapolis). Worked as Computer Tech, Graphic designer, Online editor. 1st worked for Widescope as video operator in 1992, then as runner, locations, production, etc… Created the location database and designed the budget package... Buys gadgets and does budgets in his spare time...
Born in Gibraltar. Spanish dad, English mum. Started computer science and economy at university but never finished any of the two. Worked as a hotel receptionist and run a health and food store for several years. Worked with Widescope for the 1st time as a runner in 1997, Dom was the Producer and Marcos the PM on that job, full on since 2000 and part of the company since 2003. Does scuba diving in his spare time…
Born in Greece in 1966 of Turkish and Libyan parents. Moved to Spain aged 9. Studied IT in Florida and Photography in Boston, never finishing either because the Turks called me for military service. Didn’t think it would be much fun, so I headed back for Spain.I worked in IT for too many years and started working with Widescope as a runner in ’96. When Im not working, Im diving, flying model aircraft, picking mushrooms, paragliding or hunting wild boar with my bow.
Born Barcelona 1975. I started working as a steward in 1994, afterwards I shifted to flight stimulator at the Barcelona Airport control center, as well as being an air traffic assistant at the control tower. Created an event production company, 4 successful electronic clubs, professional Dj, a Music-Restaurant and 3 multi brand stores. In 2009 I started working as a runner for service companies, 5 years later I am part of the best service production company in Spain, a big privilege for me after all. I’ve done many other things in between like marketing management, graphic designing, travelling , lover, musician, sportsman, gadgets, cook, sports and be a father in my spare time. Always cooking with gas...
Born in Ronda, Southern Spain. Dual nationality (US & Spain). Exposed to Production since very young, my father used to get me to check his budgets. I got a BA in Marketing and Business. Tried the finance sector, but soon realised that I didn’t like wearing a suit, so moved to NYC to work @ Hogarth, dealing directly with clients, managing Print, Digital & Broadcast. After 6 years it’s time to come back. Very excited about starting at Widescope!
Born in Colombia in 1976. Arrived in Spain in 2000 and have worked for Widescope since then. Came to do the garden and now runs the accounts and database and preps jobs and looks after the equipment and everything else. I am still happy, and proud to form part of Widescope. No spare time...
Born in Marbella in 1971. Started her career as an administrative in a lawyers firm. When Widescope offered her the job, she had no doubt in changing and improving her lifestyle and work environment. Goes to the Rocio in her spare time...