This week the 70th Cannes Film Festival opens and Creativity Media’s postproduction work is being represented in I AM NOT A WITCH.
Selected at this year’s Directors’ Fortnight, I Am Not a Witch is a modern day African satire revolves around a 9-year-old girl, Shula, who is accused of being a witch.
Written and directed by BAFTA-nominated filmmaker Rungano Nyoni, Creativity Media provided post-production and Visual Effects.
Screen Daily picks it as one of the top 20 stand-out titles of the festival.
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.
2016 is coming to an end. A year full of ups and down but definitely a high for Iranian Horror Under The Shadow.
A year full of awards and critical acclaim, Under The Shadow will be available to see via Netflix from 7th January 2017.
Netflix acquired the worldwide streaming rights to the Iranian horror movie back in January 2016 at the Sundance film festival.
Creativity Media provided full postproduction for Babak Anvari first feature and are happy to end the year on a high.
To everyone that has worked and collaborated with Creativity Media over the last year we thank you for your support and look forward to working with you in 2017.
Last night Horror Thriller Under The Shadow was one of the big winners at The British Independent Film Awards with Crime drama Jacked wining Best British Short Film.
Now in its 19th year, The British Independent Film Awards highlights the best, most innovative and creative independent filmmaking and filmmakers in the UK.
Presented by Jennifer Saunders at London’s Old Billingsgate, Under The Shadow was up for six awards and went away with three including Best Screenplay and The Douglas Hickox award for Best Debut Director
Written and Directed by Babak Anvari, Under the Shadow sees a mother and daughter struggle with the horrors of the post-revolution, war-torn 1980s Tehran whilst a strange evil appears to haunt their home.
Creativity Media are proud to have provided full postproduction for this film as well as financial assistance from our sister company Creativity Capital.
Congratulations to UNDER THE SHADOW and JACKED for being nominated at the British Independent Film Awards
Thriller UNDER THE SHADOW Is up for 6 awards (including Best British independent film, Best Director for Babak Anvari, Best screenplay and the Douglas Hickox Award for Debut Director) While JACKED is up for Best British short.
With more than 130 British films submitted this year we are ecstatic that two projects we provided post production and finance have been selected.
Our Post Production Manager (and Producer of JACKED) Jennifer Eriksson will be there at the awards on Sunday 4th December 2016.
The British Independent Film Awards has announced its long list and we are delighted that three of the films Creativity Media worked on have been selected
The official nominations will be announced on 1st November ahead of the ceremony in London 4th December.
Congratulations to the filmmakers.
It was over a year ago when Babak Anvari came to our studio where our team help to finish his debut film Under the Shadow. Since then the film has screened at many festivals and has received brilliant reviews.
With its UK Release tomorrow (23rd September) the film’s success continues as BAFTA selects Under the Shadow as the UK foreign language entry for Academy Awards.
Creativity Media provided Postproduction and part-financed by our sister company Creativity Capital.
We are proud this film is getting the recognition it deserves. Our fingers are crossed when the Oscar nominations are announced in the New Year.
Benedict Andrews’ Dark relationship drama is one of twelve films that will compete for the Best Film Award at the 60th London film festival.
Based on David Harrower’s play Blackbird, the feature explores Una and Ray’s (Rooney Mara and Ben Mendelsohn) past destructive relationship and how it has effect their present lives.
Creativity Media provided all postproduction and sound design for this film and are proud that this film has been selected.
With 245 feature films screening at the festival from 5th-16th October, we wish Una every success at the festival.
For more information, visit the BFI website.