Iranian Thriller Under the Shadow has scooped the Outstanding debut by a British writer, director or producer award at tonight’s BAFTAs.
The film portrays a mother and daughter who grapple with the terrors of the post-revolution, war-torn 1980s Tehran whilst a strange evil haunts their apartment.
Babak Anvari (writer/director), Emily Leo, Oliver Roskill and Lucan Toh (producers) picked up the award at the ceremony in the Royal Albert Hall.
Creativity Media and Creativity Capital provided picture and sound postproduction and financial backing.
Congratulations to Under The Shadow.
We are extremely proud of our Sound Department for their MPSE (Motion Picture Sound Editors) nomination for Iranian Horror Under The Shadow.
For nearly 65 years, the MPSE is devoted to improving the recognition of Sound Editing in motion pictures to the public and the filmmaking industry.
Richard Kondal (Supervising Sound Editor), Alex Joseph (Sound Designer) and Alex Outhwaite (Sound Effects Editor) are up for a Golden Reel prize for Best Feature Foreign Language -Effects/ Foley/ Dialogue/ ADR.
An award winning film in its very own right, Under the Shadow follows a mother and daughter who struggle to cope during the last stages of the 1980s Iran/Iraq conflict.
Our team put their heart into creating an atmospheric haunting sound to this chilling psychological thriller.
The 64th annual MPSE Golden Reel Awards will take place on the 19th February in Los Angeles.
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Iranian thriller UNDER THE SHADOW has been nominated for Outstanding British film and Outstanding Debut by a British writer, director or producer.
Up against a great line up of British contenders for these two awards, director Babak Anvari‘s acclaimed debut is one of our great success the team had the pleasure of providing full postproduction and finance support from Creativity Capital.
Hosted by Stephen Fry at the Royal Albert Hall, winners will be announced and broadcast on BBC One on 12th February 2017.
Want to see Under the Shadow before the BAFTAs? Catch it on Netflix.