Aerial Filming Specialists

Tony Monk Films is a one-stop shop for aerial filming. With over 40 years of experience in the industry Tony Monk Films pride themselves on their level of expertise, undertaking filming assignments around the globe.


Tony Monk Films has the latest gyro-stabilized camera systems based in New Zealand and Australia. Our extensive credits include everything from feature films, commercials through to broadcast and sports events.

At Tony Monk Films, we own and operate the world’s leading Camera Systems including the GSS Cinema Pro (C516) and Cinema Pro Plus (C520) Gimbals with interchangeable camera and lens options including Alexa, Sony and Red Helium shooting up to 8K.


Tony Monk Films is a one-stop shop for all aerial filming requirements.

Whether aerial coordination, filming, stunt flying, or scouting services with the newest generation of GSS, Shotover and Cineflex Camera Systems, we can assist.

Our Camera Systems can be attached to any moving platform to deliver rock steady images.


The importance of a skilled pilot and correctly spec’d helicopter is top priority when sourcing an aerial provider for your shoot.

Tony Monk Films work closely with a selection of the best Helicopter Companies, Pilots, Camera Operators and Aerial Co-ordinators around New Zealand and around the globe, providing clients with a fully comprehensive aerial filming service.

Our Services

Tony Monk Films own and operate the most advanced aerial filming equipment available including GSS, Cineflex, Shotover, Drone and vehicle, boat and helicopter mounts.



  • Thank you so much for doing such a brilliant job, you have delivered exactly what I asked for, and the Editor here couldn’t believe the shot where you pull out from a close up of the waterfall to reveal a wide of the garden

    Mark Flowers

    BBC (UK)

  • Working with Blair and Tony Monk Films is “No Dramas” which, in the world of Aerial Cinematography, is high praise. They are knowledgeable, cost effective, talented and enjoyable to work with!

    Ian Kellett

    Alucia Productions (USA)

  • Thank you so much guys!!! It’s amazing that when you have such high level professionals, the job becomes a real breeze! What a shoot!!

    David Schurmann

    Director “Little Secret”

  • We have used Tony Monk Films services on several of our shoots ranging from Superyacht’s to large events in New Zealand and around the Pacific island. The level of professional is second to none, we assign the Job and brief them and just leave them to it, no fuss and no drama we can rely on them totally to get the assignment shot to a high standard every time.

    Brendon O’Hagan

    Brendon O’Hagan Photography (NZ)