(Los Angeles, CA--May 13, 2016) The Mill is thrilled to announce Derek Hansen as Colourist in the Los Angeles studio. Derek has coloured high-profile projects including Miley Cyrus’ “We Can’t Stop”, Bonobo’s “First Fires” and the director’s cut for “Beautiful Lands,” Jeep’s 2015 Super Bowl spot. Prior to arriving at The Mill, Derek worked at MPC.
Adam Scott, Head of Colour says, “Derek’s work caught my eye. He has a passion for colour and brings a strong personal style to his broad scope of work.”
Adds Thatcher Peterson, Executive Producer, Colour, "Derek’s arrival allows us to further expand our client offering, pushing the boundaries of what we can accomplish. His addition is essential to the growth of The Mill’s colour department and we’re delighted to welcome him to the team.”
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The Mill is the preeminent visual effects and content creation studio. Collaborating on VFX, digital and design projects for the advertising, games and music industries. We partner with the world’s best agencies, groundbreaking directors, creative firms and visionary brands. We have over 25 years of insight and pride ourselves on forming partnerships built on creative excellence and cutting-edge technologies. At its centre, The Mill is a creative culture of talented artists from multinational and homegrown backgrounds, nurturing innovation, flexibility and diverse ideas. This enables us to offer creative solutions across all our studios in London, New York, Los Angeles and Chicago. The Mill is consistently recognized by peers and clients for delivering outstanding work and has earned the most prestigious industry awards, including Cannes Gold Lions, an array of D&AD Pencils, APA’s, British Arrows, AICP's, CLIOS and VES Statues.