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 […]

Gaining Proper Credit for Color

Oliver Ojeil, CSI successfully petitioned to be included in the opening title credits for the new thriller “Shut In” in what he hopes will become standard industry practice. LONDON–“Give credit where credit is due,” seems like a simple proposition, but for colorists, it’s often been an elusive goal. When it comes to credit sequences for […]

Nice Shoes Senior Colorist Maria Carretero Behind the Look of Sundance Doc “Sirens”

Rita Baghdadi’s film about a female metal band from Lebanon premieres January 23rd in the festival’s World Documentary Competition NEW YORK CITY—Making its world premiere at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, Producer/Director/Director of Photography Rita Baghdadi’s riveting feature-length documentary Sirens focuses on the Middle East’s first all-female metal band, Slaves to Sirens, who pursue their […]

Goldcrest Post Helps Send Three Films to Sundance

NEW YORK CITY— Goldcrest Post provided post-production services for three films screening at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. They include Academy Award–nominee Ramin Bahrani’s documentary 2nd Chance, Tia Lessin and Emma Pildes’ documentary The Janes and director Ricky D’Ambrose’s narrative film The Cathedral. The 2022 Sundance Film Festival takes place as a fully virtual event […]

Documentary/Restoration Colorist Jane Tolmachyov Joins Goldcrest Post

Former DuArt colorist is grading Ramin Bahrani’s Sundance Entry “2nd Chance.” NEW YORK CITY— Former DuArt Senior Colorist Jane Tolmachyov has joined Goldcrest Post. Tolmachyov brings credits across feature films, television and advertising, but is best known for her work in documentaries and film restoration. She has collaborated with directors Frederick Wiseman, Ken and Rick […]

Pace Pictures Gets into the Holiday Spirit with VH1’s “Miracles Across 125th Street”

HOLLYWOOD— Pace Productions capped a busy 2021 with the VH1 original movie Miracles Across 125th Street, produced, written and directed by Nick Cannon. Pace hosted the film’s editorial team, led by Charles Norris. It also provided complete sound and picture finishing services for the film, part of VH1’s “Naughty or Nice” series which brings a […]

Netflix’s “Tick, Tick…Boom!”: PNYA Members Phosphene and Company 3 Help Recreate the New York of Broadway Composer Jonathan Larson

NEW YORK CITY—Tick, Tick…Boom! is Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winner Lin-Manuel Miranda’s magical adaptation of the autobiographical musical by Jonathan Larson, who revolutionized theater as the creator of Rent. In theaters November 12 from Netflix, the film finds Larson (played by Andrew Garfield), a promising theater composer on the cusp of his 30th birthday, […]

Colorist Society (CSI) and iColorist Announce Agenda for End-of-Year Mixer on Dec. 4

LONDON—The Colorist Society  (CSI) and the International Colorist Academy (iColorist) have finalized plans for their virtual, end-of-year Colorist Mixer 2021 Wrap Party to be held on Saturday, December 4, 2021 from 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM CET. The event will feature 20 speakers and panelists from around the world, as well as giveaways and prizes […]

Pace Pictures Edits and Finishes Crime Thriller “For the Love of Money”

HOLLYWOOD— Pace Pictures provided editorial and post-production services for For the Love of Money, the new crime drama from executive producer Melvin Childs, director Leslie Small and Freestyle Releasing, about a single mother who takes desperate action to save her teenage daughter from gangsters threatening her life. Pace’s Heath Ryan edited the film, which draws […]

Veteran Colorist Mark Todd Osborne Appointed to Colorist Society Board

LONDON— The Colorist Society (CSI) today announces the appointment of Mark Todd Osborne to its Board of Directors. Osborne is a Los Angeles-based Senior Colorist with more than 200 film and television credits. As a Board Member, he will be involved governing, managing and planning for the organization. He will also act as an ambassador […]

Colorist Society Launches Hollywood Chapter

LONDON—The Colorist Society today announces the launch of Colorist Society Hollywood, an exclusive, invitation-only group of high-echelon color finishing artists. The group’s mission is to advocate for their craft, support diversity initiatives, and create educational opportunities for its members and associated industry partners. They will also seek to deepen CSI’s ties to other industry organizations […]