All Studio Production articles – Page 22

  • Taskmaster 3x2
    Industry Trends

    Up to the Task: Selling comedy to the world


    Gameshow Taskmaster has been a standout hit for UKTV and is now entertaining audiences around the world. Creator Alex Horne and execs from UKTV and production company Avalon explain how the show was exported to 17 countries.

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    Industry Trends

    Shining a light on LEDs


    The rapid development of LEDs is now leading to a greater quest for consistency and improved colour rendition during production. David Fox reports for IBC365.

  • A very english scandal
    Industry Trends

    RTS Craft and Design nominees announced


    The Royal Television Society (RTS) has announced its 2018 Craft and Design Awards with The Windsors Royal Wedding Special, The End of the F***ing World and A Very English Scandal, leading the nominations across four categories.

  • The Secret of Kells 3x2
    Industry Trends

    The art of animation success


    Based out of Kilkenny in Ireland, Irish animation studio Cartoon Saloon has racked up Oscar nominations and interest from streaming platforms. Paul Young of Cartoon Saloon explains how OTT content hunger is fuelling the global animation market.

  • Captain Marvel Marvelcom
    Executive Interviews

    Craft leaders: Ben Davis, Cinematographer


    Ben Davis’ extraordinary list of credits includes Marvel blockbusters through to lower budget gems. This year alone he shot multi-million dollar shows Captain Marvel and Dumbo, back to back. He talks to Adrian Pennington about the art of the Director of Photography (DoP), his influences and the future of cinematography

  • Mary Queen of Scots 3x2
    Executive Interviews

    Craft leaders: John Mathieson, Cinematographer


    The craft of cinematography is at risk in this era of digitally shot films, warns Oscar-nominated DoP John Mathieson, whose latest films include Mary Queen of Scots and Pokémon: Detective Pikachu.

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    Industry Trends

    A game-changing revolution


    It’s rare when something can be truly said to represent a revolutionary approach to filmmaking. Attendees of a jaw-dropping Big Screen session at IBC2018 got to see for themselves how game technology is fundamentally changing the way films are made.

  • Mission Impossible Fallout credit Paramount Pictures and Skydance 3x2
    Industry Trends

    Special effects: Keeping it real


    Far from being killed off by digital, practical special effects are routinely used to heighten the effectiveness of scenes and emotional beats in a way impossible in a computer.

  • The Elephant Queen 3x2
    Industry Trends

    Amplifying the sound of silence


    Audio is key to bringing natural history stories to life, say filmmakers who have used Dolby Atmos to enhance their films.

  • Maurice Schutte, Space Beers 2018 3x2
    Executive Interviews

    Blockchain: The beer necessities


    Despite the light-hearted company name of Space Beers, co-founder Maurice Schutte is very serious about filmmaking and utilising blockchain to help him do so. IBC365 spoke to Schutte to discover more…

  • Kim Jackson, SingularDTV 2018 3x2
    Executive Interviews

    Trailblazing blockchain solutions


    The Swiss company SingularDTV is one of the world’s leaders in developing blockchain applications for creative industries. IBC365 spoke to its co-founder Kim Jackson to go ‘under the hood’ of what blockchain is all about.

  • Robert Richardson on set of Inglourious Basterds 3x2
    Executive Interviews

    Craft Leaders: Robert Richardson, Cinematographer


    Three-time Oscar winning DoP Robert Richardson reflects on a career that has spanned 30 years, working with directors such as Martin Scorsese, Quentin Tarantino and Oliver Stone – and working in formats ranging from digital 3D to ultra-wide 70mm.

  • The Predator credit 20th Century Fox 3x2
    Executive Interviews

    Interview: Harry Miller, Editor


    How many people does it take to cut a Hollywood feature film? More than one, in the case of The Predator, Editor Harry Miller tells IBC365.

  • Plazamedia_MCR
    Industry Trends

    Plazamedia blazes IP trail


    In consciously opting against a hybrid solution for its new broadcast centre, German sports producer Plazamedia has created a modern, future-proof system as SMPTE 2110 approaches.

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    Industry Trends

    Immersive drives audio capture at IBC


    There’s a huge amount of change taking place in the audio business, driven by the move towards immersive sound. Nowhere was this clearer than at this year’s IBC.

  • Bohemian Rhapsody 2 3x2
    Industry Trends

    Fine-tuning Bohemian Rhapsody


    The Editor and Production Designer of Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody tell IBC365 how the film recreated the classic Live Aid concert from Wembley Stadium – with 800 extras at Bovingdon airfield near Hemel Hempstead.

  • Ben Poor, EBU 3x2
    Thought Leadership

    Smart speakers and public service broadcasters


    If 2017 was the year that smart speaker hype reached its peak, 2018 may well prove to be the year they will have moved into the mainstream, writes EBU Project Manager Ben Poor.

  • Catherine Blizzard, BBC World Service 3x2
    Executive Interviews

    Interview: Catherine Blizzard, BBC World Service


    Growing your audience means understanding not only what they want, but how and why they want it, says BBC World Service’s Catherine Blizzard.

  • Andrew Dunne, BBC Studios 3x2
    Executive Interviews

    Interview: Andrew Dunne, BBC Studios


    Andrew Dunne brought unique perspectives about high dynamic range and distribution to the IBC Big Screen session ‘HDR focus: Blue Planet II and The Grand Tour’. George Jarrett was able to dive deep and explore his point of view.

  • Jack Watts, Deluxe Technicolor 3x2
    Executive Interviews

    Interview: Jack Watts, Deluxe Technicolor


    Jack Watts doesn’t shy away from having strong opinions about Digital Cinema Packages, demanding clients and film industry politics. IBC365 got his thoughts on these topics and much more.