We had the pleasure of creating this beautiful and poignant film to launch the new BBC Scotland channel. Working with artists Chvrches and the BBC SSO Director Oscar Sansom created an incredible piece capturing a stunning performance celebrating modern Scotland. Watch Here.
We started the year with this ambitious project, working with Belfast based agency Genesis for the second time. We were really excited to work on a job of this scale and vision. This was a bit of a logistical and technical puzzle involving four days of road closures across Glasgow and working out a complex visual effect which was part in camera practical and part post production. Huge collaborative effort between Director Oscar Sansom, DOP Thomas English and our VFX team DUPE. Watch Here.
Director Michael Sherrington received an archive of footage shot over the last year with the band, from touring to the recording process. Michael took all of these disparate strands and formed with singer Yannis input an abstract collage for the bands latest promo for the track ‘On The Luna’.
Continuing with our collaboration with Rock Actions The Twilight Sad, Director Michael Sherrington wanted to capture the bands arresting performance through the prism of a memory of attending one off their gigs. Shot on 16mm film the video definitely captures the raw energy that the band bring to every track. Watch Here.
Continuing our relationship with Scottish Ballet we produced this commercial for broadcast with director Eve McConnachie, celebrating 50 years of Scottish Ballet as well as highlighting their Make a wish campaign. currently being broadcast just now, please do make a wish from this fantastic company.
Ciaran Lyons and Oscar Sansom’s promo for Belle & Sebastian single ‘Poor Boy’ has been nominated in the Best Visual Effect category at this years Ibiza Music Video Festival Awards. Well done to both of them and everyone involved. Fingers crossed. View the video here
Oscar Sansom unleashes a world of colour in his latest promo for Ministry of Sounds artist One Bit. The single, featuring artist Louisa, is a visual feast tackling some complex concepts and simplifying them into a fun yet powerful promo. View Here.
Brendan Jay Smith from the band got in touch about creating a promo for the band’s latest single on Rock Action Records taking a mixture of old Hi8 and newly filmed footage Brendan in the role of director and Michael in the role of Editor, created an abstract yet visceral low-fi promo that captures the audience attention and doesn’t let go.
Filmmaker Blair Young and Musician Carla J.Easton who’s feature documentary ‘Since Yesterday: The Unsung Pioneers of Scottish Pop’ which is currently in production with us, held an incredible event at the Leith theatre as part of the Edinburgh International Festival. A truly inspiring event teasing the audience with some scenes from the upcoming film as well as bringing the titled unsung pioneers together on stage to perform backed by a ‘Since Yesterday’ supergroup, it was an incredible night celebrating the female creative pop talent throughout Scotland’s rich musical heritage.
Director Michael Sherrington had the pleasure of going on tour with the company as they took their production of Matthew Bourne’s ‘Highland Fling’ to the Highland and Island. Covering Shetlands, Orkney, Oban and Lewis, Michael created a portrait of what it takes to produce such an incredible show in some unlikely spaces ranging from school halls to leisure centre gyms. Enjoy viewing here