Film and Television Lighting Equipment and Crew based in Christchurch New Zealand.

Great Locations and Professional Crew.

Brightlights has been the only truly Christchurch based Film and Television Lighting Company for over 15 years. A fully equipped Lighting Truck with a 110kva Silenced Generator Truck. Also putting together Vans with Combo kits(Lighting/Grip) with smaller Generators. Specializing in mostly T.V.C’s but lots of experience in Feature Films, Short Films, Doco's, Still Photography, T.V. Shows, Outside Broadcast, and Music Video's.


Andy Rennie Gaffer/Owner has worked on productions such as…

 Title     By... At... Role...
 "Existence"  Feature Film Juliet Bergh Dir.,  Jess Charlton Co writer/DOP Wellington, NZ Gaffer, Key Grip
"Holy Roller" Feature Film Angus Benfield Prod/Writer/Actor Christchurch, NZ Gaffer
"Sisterhood" Feature Film Richard Welling-Thomas Dir.   UK/NZ Gaffer (NZ)
"The Chronicles of Narnia: LWW" Feature Film Andrew Adamson  Dir. Canterbury, NZ Grip
"Antarctic Journal" Feature Film Chung Hoon DOP Korea/NZ Best Boy LX
"Perfect Creature" Feature Film Leon Narby DOP UK/NZ Rigging LX
"Closer" Short Film Vincent Taylor NZ Gaffer
"Old Boy" Feature Film Chung Hoon DOP Korea/NZ Gaffer (NZ)
"Meet Me in Miami" Feature Film Lisa Abbot Prod. USA/NZ  Gaffer
"Red Planet" Feature Film Starring Val Kilmer  USA/Australia Rigging Grip (Australia)
 "Moulin Rouge!" Feature Film Baz Luhrmann Dir. USA/Australia LX Assistant
 "Mission Impossible II" Feature Film John Woo Dir. USA/Australia Grip
 "Angst" Feature Film Daniel Nettheim Dir. Australia Grip
 "He Died with a Falafel in His Hand" Feature Film Richard Lowenstein Dir. Australia Grip
 "WillFull" Feature Film Starring Anna-Lise Phillips  Australia Grip
 "Bootmen" Feature Film Dein Perry Dir. Australia Grip
 "Our Lips are Sealed" T.V. Film Starring Ashley & Mary Kate Olsen Australia Grip

Music Videos with...
Tami Neilson - Dynamite
Carly Binding 
Casey Chambers 
Salmonella Dub (Several Videos)
Lucid 3
and others...

TV Commercials including...
Ford, Mitsubishi, Toyota, Nissan, Volvo, BMW, Honda,
Budweiser, VB Beer, KasztelanPocari Sweat, Coca cola,
Pirelli Tyres, McDonalds, Nestle, Capitol One, 
SBS, Visa, Vidal Sassoon…

New Zealand:
TVNZ Promo’s, Land Transport NZ, National Bank NZ,
Harcourt’s Real Estate, Verkerks, Hellers, Hunter Furniture...

TV Shows including...
“Kiwi Kitchen”, “Water Rats”, and others.