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Chimney Announces Remote Color grading with Engine Room in Boston

Chimney has added remote color services from NYC & LA to Boston with award-winning post house, Engine Room Edit. The partnership will allow for clients in Boston and the North East region to work remotely with top-tier colorists, including Lez Rudge and Vincent Taylor.   Don Packer, Co-Owner of Engine Room says “The opportunity to... View Article

Red Dot Award

The suite of films produced by Chimney for Hyundai & Innocean Europe under the theme “Pioneers” for Geneva Motor Show 2017 has won over the 24-member jury in the corporate film category. The films were shot in Hawaii and showcase two record-holders in the field of water, Herbert Nitsch and Grant 'Twiggy' Baker. Client:  Innocean... View Article

Introducing: Lez Rudge

We are very proud to welcome and introduce world-renowned colorist and Creative Director, Lez Rudge, to our Chimney team! With over 20 years of experience in color grading, Lez is highly regarded as a major player in the industry and thus has developed a loyal client base for his award-winning beauty/fashion and commercial work. Lez... View Article

EMMY NOMINATION FOR AKA WYATT CENAC

Makeshift Superhero We're excited to announce that the series, "aka Wyatt Cenac" has been nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Short Form Comedy or Drama Series. Colored by Kody Wescott, the series features The Daily Show's Wyatt Cenac as a makeshift superhero in Brooklyn. The Talent Director: Wyatt Cenac Production Company: Atlantic Pictures & First Look Media... View Article

WELCOME COLORIST VINCENT TAYLOR!

We are excited to announce the arrival of colorist Vincent Taylor to New York City. Vincent joins Chimney from MPC Shanghai, bringing years of color grading and cinematography experience.   Prior to joining the world of color, Vincent was an award-winning cinematographer where he received twelve awards from the Australian Cinematographers Society. This background turned out... View Article

Mother/Lover

Chimney Producer Erin McBean selected for Screen Australia Doco 180 grant.   Chimney Producer Erin McBean has been announced today as a one of the 5 female filmmaker teams of the Screen Australia Doco 180 grant. The Doco 180 grant is where with a maximum 180 seconds, the recipients must create documentaries designed to make... View Article

Bulgari at Tribeca

We are stoked to have colored this badass spot for Bulgari, the official jewelry sponsor of Tribeca Film Festical. Director Nina Meredith on working with our amazing colorist Vincent Taylor: "Working with Vincent Taylor was like watching magic being made. He is a true master of his craft and has such a profound intuition on what each scene... View Article

Stockholm at Tribeca

Feature film Stockholm at Tribeca Film Festival We are very excited to announce that the feature film Stockholm will be a part of this year’s Tribeca Film Festival! Do you know where the saying "Stockholm syndrome" comes from? In 1973, an unhinged American outlaw walked into a bank in Sweden demanding millions in cash in exchange for... View Article

Eternal Road nominated for 13 Awards

The Talent Director: Antti-Jussi Annila Writers: Antti-Jussi Annila, Aku Louhimies | Stars: Tommi Korpela, Sidse Babett Knudsen,Hannu-Pekka Björkman Producer: Ilkka Matila CHIMNEY Executive Post Producer: Jon Mankell Project Manager: Håkan Strandhag Supervising Sound Editor: Fredrik Dalenfjäll Dialogue Editors: Ingela Jönsson, Jens Johansson ADR Editors: Ingela Jönsson, Lucas Nilsson, Andreas Mellkvist Sound Effects Editor: Fredrik Dalenfjäll Foley Artists: Lucas... View Article

Nile Hilton Incident Awarded at Guldbaggen

What is the fuss about 1.2 kilo of shiny enameled copper shaped as a beetle? The annual Guldbagge Awards (Swedish Oscars or Academy Awards) was broadcasted on Swedish national TV this week. The ceremony honors achievements within the Swedish film industry, this year also highlighting the #metoo campaign. The award was first presented in 1964... View Article