Nice Shoes Explores the World of Taiko in “Finding Her Beat”

NEW YORK CITY— Nice Shoes helped directors Dawn Mikkelson and Keri Pickett tell the story of the incredible women who are changing the rhythm of the male-dominated art of Taiko in the new independent documentary Finding Her Beat. The facility provided post-production services for the film—screening at this month’s DOC NYC festival—with Senior Colorist Oscar […]

HPA Awards Announce 2022 Creative Category Nominations

New Categories Include Outstanding Color Grading, Editing, and Sound for Documentary/Nonfiction and Outstanding Supporting Visual Effects The HPA Awards Committee has announced nominees for the 2022 HPA Awards creative categories. Recognized as the standard bearer for creative accomplishment and technical innovation, the HPA Awards honor outstanding achievement and artistic excellence by both individuals and teams. […]

Nice Shoes Colors Tech Marvels to Come for the   Documentary Series “The Future Of”

Nice Shoes helped shed light on emerging technologies in architecture, sports, fashion and many other industries in providing post-production services for the new Netflix documentary series The Future Of, produced by Vox Media Studios and The Verge, Colorist Kevin Ratigan performed final HDR color grading for the 12 half-hour episodes that comprise the show’s first […]

Nice Shoes Helps Deliver a Powerful Message of Hope in TIFF Doc “Quiet Minds Silent Streets”

TORONTO—Nice Shoes provided post-production services for Quiet Minds Silent Streets, the documentary short making its world premiere this month at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). Colourist Erik Bayley collaborated with Director Karen Chapman, Producer Sara Basso, Executive Producer Director X and Cinematographer Darrell Wonge in finalizing the visually arresting look of the film about […]

Picture Shop and Panasonic Collaborate on Campaign to Celebrate the Art of Colorists

LONDON (Sept. 1, 2022) —Picture Shop, Streamland Media’s picture division, has partnered with Panasonic on a new campaign highlighting the craft of the colorist and the visual impact it has on storytelling. Picture Shop Senior Colorist Alex Gascoigne is featured in a short film which explores the collaboration, sharing insights on his creative process as […]

Nice Shoes Colorist Lenny Mastrandrea Explores Florida’s Sunny Gulf Coast for Amazon Prime’s “Life’s Rewards”

Nice Shoes helped bring the landscapes of Florida’s Gulf Coast vividly to life by providing post services for the Amazon Prime dramedy Life’s Rewards. Colorist Lenny Mastrandrea collaborated with writer and director Damian Fitzsimmons, executive producer Jordan Wollman, and cinematographer Erik Van Lenten at honing the final look of the show’s 8-episode second season. Winner […]

Nice Shoes Finishes Netflix Documentary “Keep Sweet: Pray and Obey”

Colorist Marcy Robinson applies the final grade to gripping four-part documentary series about a secretive polygamist sect.      . NEW YORK CITY—Nice Shoes provided color grading and editorial finishing services for Keep Sweet: Pray and Obey, Netflix’s four-part documentary series about the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (FLDS) and its self-proclaimed prophet, Warren […]

Dailies Colorist Arthur Oganesyan Joins MTI Film

MTI Film has added dailies colorist Arthur Oganesyan to its team of post-production artists. Oganesyan brings experience in streaming and broadcast series through stints at Encore, Hollywood, and Company 3. In his first project for MTI, he is grading dailies for the new season of American Horror Story for Ryan Murphy Productions and FX Network. […]

Nice Shoes Sends Three Films to Tribeca

NEW YORK CITY—Continuing its long-standing commitment to independent film, Nice Shoes helped to prepare three projects screening at this month’s Tribeca Film Festival. The studio provided final color grading and editorial finishing services for Allswell¸ Director Ben Snyder’s new feature making its world premiere as part of the World Narrative Competition, and Billion Dollar Babies, […]

ArsenalFX Color Announces Expansion

In marking its 10th anniversary, boutique post house plans new Santa Monica facility and satellite locations in Albuquerque and elsewhere. SANTA MONICA—ArsenalFX Color is celebrating its tenth anniversary with an ambitious, effort to grow and extend its reach. The boutique post-production facility, which provides dailies, color, finishing and visual effects services for television and film […]