Home » Author Archives: Artisans PR

Author Archives: Artisans PR

Alchemy Post Sound Garners MPSE Nomination for Netflix Doc “Amanda Knox”


Provides Foley for three Sundance Festival Award winners Westchester, New York—Alchemy Post Sound Foley Artists Leslie Bloome and Joanna Fang, and Foley Editors Ryan Collison and Nick Seaman are nominated for a 2017 MPSE Golden Reel Award in the Feature Documentary category for their work on the Netflix documentary  Amanda Knox. They share the nomination with Supervising Sound Editors Chris ...

Read More »

Sullivan and Jacobsen Deliver “Disney’s Newsies: The Broadway Musical!”

steam logoBlack2

Brett Sullivan and Clayton Jacobsen translate Disney’s Broadway hit into cinematic magic for limited theatrical release. LONDON—Disney’s Newsies: The Broadway Musical, a special limited engagement cinematic event directed by Brett Sullivan for Disney Theatrical Productions and Fathom Events, debuts this month in theaters worldwide. Recorded before a live audience at the Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles, the production features members ...

Read More »

MPSE Filmmaker Award Winner Guillermo del Toro: An Appetite for Sound


Supervising Sound Editor Scott Gershin talks about working with the acclaimed director on the soundtracks for “Pacific Rim,” “Blade II” and other films. Studio City, Calif.— Later this month, the Motion Picture Sound Editors will present Guillermo del Toro with its annual Filmmaker Award at the 64th Annual Golden Reel Awards ceremony. The Mexican-born filmmaker is being recognized for his ...

Read More »

Hollywood Studios and Others Join in Celebrating the Craft of Sound as Sponsors of the 64th Annual Golden Reel Awards


Los Angeles— Leading motion picture and television studios, independent producers, sound companies and technology developers are among the sponsors of the Motion Picture Sound Editors’ 64th Annual MPSE Golden Reel Awards ceremony, slated for February 19th at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles. Netflix will serve as Presenting Sponsor of the event, which recognizes excellence in sound in motion ...

Read More »

WCPMedia Services Extends Distribution Features for Cloud-Based Asset Management

WCP Logo

Innovations in digital delivery make it easier, faster and safer to delivery content to the world market. HOLLYWOOD—WCPMedia Services is making it easier than ever for studios, distributors and production companies to deliver motion picture and television content to a world market. The company has added a number of new features to its industry-leading media asset management platform designed to ...

Read More »

Sony Pictures Post Production Services Adds IMAX Dub Stage


Only mix stage on the West Coast equipped for IMAX 12.0 sound format CULVER CITY, CALIF.—January 31, 2017— Sony Pictures Post Production Services has added a mix stage dedicated exclusively to IMAX. The new stage, which is equipped with a 24-fader Avid S6 mixing console, is the only dub stage on the West Coast that uses IMAX loudspeakers and meets ...

Read More »

South Lake Audio Services’ Re-Recording Mixers Keith Rogers and Scott Weber Garner CAS Award Nomination for HBO’s “Westworld”


BURBANK— South Lake Audio Services Re-Recording Mixers Keith Rogers, CAS and Scott Weber have received a nomination in the Cinema Audio Society’s 53rd CAS Awards for their work on the HBO television series Westworld. They share the nomination with Production Mixer John Pritchett, CAS; ADR Mixer Mark Kondracki and Foley Mixer Geordy Sincavage. The nomination, in the category Television – ...

Read More »

Filmworkers, Nashville, Edits and Posts “Garth Brooks: Yankee Stadium Live” in 4K


Adam Little edits and Jimmy Cadenas colors 2-hour concert special, produced and directed by Jon Small for AT&T’s Audience Network. Nashville—January 23, 2017— Filmworkers, Nashville, provided editorial and post-production finishing services for Garth Brooks: Yankee Stadium Live, a 2-hour concert special that recently debuted on AT&T’s Audience Network. Produced and directed by Jon Small, the special was captured, finished and ...

Read More »

Nine Mile Circle’s Les Umberger Directs Wrestler Ric Flair in Hilarious Campaign for USAuto Sales


ATLANTA— Wrestling legend Ric Flair stars as an over the top used car salesman in a new campaign for Georgia-based USAuto Sales. Atlanta creative boutique Nine Mile Circle produced and finished the three spots in which the 67-year-old strongman, known as “Nature Boy,” plays the flimflamming proprietor of Papa Flair’s Used Cars. In one, Flair boasts “we’re body slammin’ prices ...

Read More »

AES LA/SMPTE Hollywood Section meeting showcasing sound for Netflix hit series “Stranger Things”


Dialog, music and sound effects artfully blending for this spooky sci-fi drama On January 31 at the Sportsmen’s Lodge in Studio City, a joint AES/SMPTE meeting will showcase the intricate sound editorial and re-recording of the Netflix mini-series Stranger Things. Come and learn how the sound team creates the unique 5.1-channel soundtrack, including the eerie music that is key to ...

Read More »

Rising Sun Pictures Nominated for VES Award for “X-Men: Apocalypse”


Adelaide, South Australia—Rising Sun Pictures has been nominated for Outstanding Compositing in a Photoreal Feature in the Visual Effects Society’s 15th Annual VES Awards. The nomination comes for the studio’s work on the Quicksilver Extraction sequence from the 20th Century Fox film X-Men: Apocalypse. Nominees include Alana Newell and Compositors Jess Burnheim, Andy Peel and Matthew Shaw. “We extend our ...

Read More »

Colorist Dan Hermelin Joins Roundabout Entertainment

Video and Film

Seasoned post-production artist will apply experience in television and feature mastering, restoration and animation. BURBANK—Versatile colorist Dan Hermelin has joined Roundabout Entertainment as the facility continues to build its talent pool and broaden its services for picture finishing and restoration. Hermelin arrives with more than 20 years of post-production experience and a resume spanning features, television and restoration project, the ...

Read More »