News : Hula Post Production
Hula Post Supports OWN's "Queen Sugar"Reprising its role from Selma, Hula provides technology and support to director/producer Ava DuVernay and editor Spencer Averick for new, 13-part television series.
Queen Sugar¸ the new OWN series from Warner Horizon Television and Harpo Productions and executive producers Oprah Winfrey and Ava DuVernay, tells the story of three estranged siblings who, after a family tragedy, reunite to run an 800-acre sugar farm in Louisiana. Based on the best-seller by Natalie Baszile, the show is a rich and deeply moving tale of people overcoming risk and reinventing themselves.published 2 weeks ago read more
Hula Post Supports "The Jungle Book"Supplies editorial team through 24 months and four locations on Jon Favreau’s magical production
In a project spanning nearly two years, Hula Post provided editorial systems, workflow engineering and technical support to Walt Disney Pictures for the production of The Jungle Book. Hula Post engineers set up and maintained editorial facilities at the studio’s production facility in Playa Vista; at Digital Domain, where motion capture elements were produced; and at Los Angeles Center Studios, where live action elements were captured. Additionally, it supported satellite editing facilities at Sony Pictures Studios and Skywalker Sound, where sound work was completed.published 7 months ago read more
Hula Post's Michael Phillips to Discuss Metadata Alignment, Demo Real Time View at NAB
Hula Post Creative Technology Officer Michael Phillips will discuss the growing importance of metadata in content distribution in a special session of the Avid Customer Association’s The Future in Motion Conference in Las Vegas. Metadata aggregation and alignment allow content owners, advertisers and consumers to engage with content during a broadcast or OTT stream. Phillips will describe how it works and include a live demo. The pre-NAB event is scheduled for Sunday, April 17th at 1:20pm at the Wynn Las Vegas.published 8 months ago read more
Former Avid Exec Michael Phillips Joins Hula PostAs Creative Technology Officer, Phillips will lead R&D into workflow technologies and educational outreach.
Hula Post, a leading provider of editing systems and support for film and television, has appointed Michael Phillips to the newly-created post of Creative Technology Officer. A veteran technologist and creative professional, and a former executive with Avid Technology, Phillips will lead strategy, research and development. He will focus on developing new workflow solutions and other emerging technologies. He will also increase Hula’s educational outreach to studios, producers and other industry professionals.published 8 months ago read more
Hula Post Production Provides Editing Facilities for Thrilling Drama "Captive"Editor Melissa Kent weaves the tense real-life story that drew the attention of the entire nation
Hula Post recently provided editorial systems, facilities and support to editor Melissa Kent for her work on Captive, Paramount Pictures’ new thrilling drama. Kent spent six months cutting the film at Hula’s Burbank facility, followed by an additional two weeks on Paramount Pictures lot in Hollywood. Hula provided Avid workstations and storage at both sites.published 1 year ago read more
Hula Post Production Teams with Editor Craig Alpert for Universal Pictures and Gold Circle Entertainment’s “Pitch Perfect 2”Supplies editorial systems to Alpert and his crew in Louisiana and California.
Hula Post Production provided editorial systems and support to editor Craig Alpert and his crew for Pitch Perfect 2, the blockbuster new musical comedy from Universal Pictures, currently in theaters. Hula set up Avid workflows in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where the movie was shot, and in Los Angeles where post production was completed.published 2 years ago read more
Hula Post Production Provides Editing Gear for "Selma"
Hula Post Production provided editorial systems and support to Selma, the new film from Paramount Pictures, Pathé, and Harpo Films and director Ava DuVernay, chronicling the historic civil rights march led by Martin Luther King, Jr. in Alabama in 1965. The film, which stars David Oyelowo as King, is currently nominated for two Academy Awards: Best Picture and Best Original Song.published 2 years ago read more
Hula Post Production Outfits the Editorial Team for Universal Pictures' "Dracula Untold"Hula Post Production Outfits the Editorial Team for Universal Pictures’
Hula Post Production provided editorial systems and support for Dracula Untold, Universal Pictures’ new action film now in international release.published 2 years ago read more
Hula Post Production Supports "Nightcrawler"
Hula Post Production provided equipment, facilities and support to the editorial team from Nightcrawler, the new thriller from director Dan Gilroy and Open Road Films. Services supplied to editor John Gilroy and his crew included Avid DX editing systems, Avid Unity storage , editorial suites on Los Angeles’ Westside, and round-the-clock technical support for a post production schedule spanning eight months.published 2 years ago read more
Hula Post Appoints Josh Rizzo CTO
Hula Post Production, one of the West Coast’s leading suppliers of editorial equipment, editorial space and other post-production products and services, has promoted Josh Rizzo to Chief Technology Officer. Formerly Vice President of Technology, Rizzo will lead Hula’s long-term technical direction, engage in business development and oversee strategic planning for future service and support offerings.published 2 years ago read more
Hula Post’s Josh Rizzo to Moderate Panel on “Distributive Creativity”
Collaboration in the age of cloud computing will be the subject of an expert panel discussion at the 2014 NAB Show’s Technology Summit on Cinema. Titled “Distributive Creativity,” the special session will offer an in-depth view on the advent of cloud-based, distributed workflows for editorial, visual effects and other processes, and how they will affect the role of post-production houses.published 3 years ago read more
Hula Post Production Outfits Editorial Team for Indie Feature “Louder Than Words”Editor Melissa Kent cuts family drama at Hula’s Tribeca West location as well as 3D dance film “Make Your Move.”
Hula Post Production provided editorial systems, facilities and support to editor Melissa Kent and her crew during the production of "Louder Than Words," the new dramatic feature from Identity Films. Hula set up and maintained a remote editorial facility in Connecticut, where the film spent five weeks shooting, and later provided editorial facilities at its Tribeca West location in West Los Angeles.published 3 years ago read more
Hula Post Production Rocks the House with “Metallica: Through the Never”Editorial team sets up shop at Hula’s West Los Angeles facility to prepare 3D concert film for cinema and IMAX release.
Hula Post Production provided 3D editorial gear and space for "Metallica: Through the Never," the new feature-length 3D concert film released worldwide this month by Picturehouse. Editor Joe Hutshing (Savages, Almost Famous) and his crew spent more than eight months at Hula’s facility in West Los Angeles cutting the film, which blends footage from Metallica concerts in Edmonton, Alberta and Vancouver, British Columbia, with a narrative story about a roadie on a surreal odyssey to recover a mysterious bag. "Metallica: Through the Never" will screen both in digital 3D cinemas and IMAX theaters.published 3 years ago read more
Pacific Post Unveils New LocationNew Facility in North Hollywood Significantly Expands Company Footprint, Team and Services
Pacific Post, a leading provider of Avid rental equipment and editorial space for the film and television industry, will open the doors of its new North Hollywood facility this week, adding to the company’s well-established Hollywood presence with more space, services and capabilities.published 3 years ago read more
Much Aloha Found At AlphaDogsThe documentary film E Haku Inoa: To Weave A Name, follows filmmaker Christen Marquez on her personal journey to reconnect with her estranged mother and find out the meaning of her 60-letter-long Hawaiian name.
Hawaiian naming practices are steeped in tradition and carry many different meanings. Origins of the name given at birth can range from dream or spiritual inspirations to family names that are passed down, or an event that happens around the birth of the child. The documentary film E Haku Inoa: To Weave A Name, follows filmmaker Christen Marquez on her personal journey to reconnect with her estranged mother and find out the meaning of her 60-letter-long Hawaiian name. The story touches on Hawaiian culture and the struggle to support traditions in a world where there are many forces working to erase them.published 4 years ago read more
Slate Media Group’s PostWorks New York Acquires Mega Playground, New York
Slate Media Group, a leading independent provider of post-production services to the film and television industry, today announces that its PostWorks New York has acquired the assets of Mega Playground, a post production facility located at 609 Greenwich Street in New York’s West Village. Simultaneously, the Company entered into a new long-term lease at 609 Greenwich Street reflecting the commitment of Slate Media Group and PostWorks to downtown New York, the hub for television and feature finishing.published 4 years ago read more
Slate Media Group Appoints Rob DeMartin as COO
Slate Media Group, a leading independent provider of post-production service to the film and television industry, today announces the appointment of Rob DeMartin as Chief Operating Officer of its New York operations, which includes post production companies Technicolor – PostWorks, PostWorks and Hula Post Production.published 4 years ago read more
Hula Post Production Travels the Globe to Serve “Life of Pi”Supplies editorial to Ang Lee’s 3D production while shooting in India, Taiwan and Canada.
In a project that spanned nearly four years and half the globe, Hula Post Production supplied editorial systems and support for Life of Pi¸ the new 3D film from 20th Century Fox and director Ang Lee. One of the industry’s leading suppliers of editorial systems for film and television production, Hula Post Production set up and maintained editorial operations in Taiwan, India, Canada, New York and Los Angeles.published 4 years ago read more
Slate Media Group Sells Wexler Production Business to Clair Global
Slate Media Group, a leading independent provider of production and post production services for motion pictures and television, has entered into a binding agreement to sell its Wexler Production business line to Clair Global, a global leader in wireless sound, sound reinforcement and other sound services for live events and broadcast.published 4 years ago read more
Technicolor – PostWorks New York Names Jazwinski and Herzfeld to Head Sales Team
Technicolor - PostWorks New York, the city’s most comprehensive provider of post production services for film and television, has appointed a new senior sales team.published 5 years ago read more
Slate Media Group, LLC, Changing the Game for Telecorps Holding, Inc. on Both Coasts.New production/post production powerhouse represents an alternative resource with national reach for film and television content creators
Slate Media Group, LLC is excited to announce that it has acquired, through a private sale, a substantial portion of the assets of Telecorps Holdings, Inc. securing its place as a leading provider of technology and services to the entertainment industry.published 5 years ago read more
PostWorks Partners with Technicolor to Provide Post Services in New York
Telecorps Holdings, Inc., parent company of PostWorks NY, today announces that it has signed a binding agreement to partner with Technicolor to jointly provide editorial, color grading and other post production services in New York. The company’s PostWorks facility and Technicolor’s Technicolor East Coast facility, both located in Soho, will operate as a single unit under the name Technicolor/PostWorks.published 5 years ago read more
Beth Simon Joins PostWorks as Managing Director
PostWorks, New York’s leading provider of post production services for film and television, has appointed Beth Simon as Executive Vice President and Managing Director. Formerly Vice President of Operations and Client Services at Ascent Media, Northvale, New Jersey, Simon will direct operations at all of PostWorks’ New York facilities and will also oversee sales and marketing as the company continues to diversify and reach out to new markets.published 6 years ago read more
PostWorks, New York, Appoints Topazio to Head Engineering Team
PostWorks, New York, the city’s most comprehensive provider of post production services for film, television and advertising media, has hired Bill Topazio as Vice President of Engineering.published 6 years ago read more
Hula Post Production Makes Its Third Trip to the Oscars
Although it won't be doing any red carpet interviews, Hula Post Production will once again play an important role to the annual Academy Awards telecast. The bi-coastal supplier of post production gear is providing editorial systems and network storage technology to DMS Production Services, which produces awards reels and other video features for the show. It's the third straight year that Hula has performed this service.published 8 years ago read more
Avid Customers Drive Creative Achievement at 80th Academy Awards
Avid Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: AVID) announced today that all of the nominated and award-winning films in the Best Motion Picture, Directing, Film Editing, Sound Editing, Sound Mixing, Visual Effects, Documentary Feature and Original Score categories at the 80th Annual Academy Awards® were created using at least one Avid®, Digidesign®, Sibelius® or Softimage® system.published 9 years ago read more
News: Avid Customers Set the Standard for Creative Achievement at 79th Academy Awards
Avid Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVID) today announced that all of the nominated - and award winning - films in the Best Motion Picture, Directing, Film Editing, Sound Editing, Sound Mixing, Documentary Feature, and Animated Feature categories at the 79th Annual Academy Awards® were created with at least one Avid®, Digidesign®, or Softimage® system.published 10 years ago read more