"BLACK SHEEP" IS NOMINATED FOR A GRIERSON AWARD!
BLACK SHEEP is nominated for Best Documentary Short at this year’s Grierson Awards! Directed by Ed Perkins, the film, which was also nominated for an Oscar this year, was shot by the brilliant Michael Paleodimos and features costume design by the wonderful Sharon Long.
The awards ceremony takes place in London on 14th of November!
CARLOS CATALAN SHOOTS "KILLING EVE" SEASON 3!
Echo Director of Photography, Carlos Catalan, is currently shooting episodes 3 + 4 of the new season of KILLING EVE! The third series of award winning drama should hopefully be on our screens next year.
EDITOR SIMON SMITH WINS AN EMMY FOR HIS WORK ON "CHERNOBYL"!
Huge Congratulations to echo’s Editor Simon Smith who won an Emmy last night for his work on CHERNOBYL! Simon cut episodes 2, 4 and co-edited 5 of Johan Renck’s critically acclaimed series but it was Simon’s work on episode 2 “Please Remain Calm” that took home the prize!
"TOP BOY" SEASON 3 IS OUT ON NETFLIX TODAY!!
The wait is over and Season 3 of award winning series TOP BOY lands on Netflix today! Director of Photography Joe Anderson and Editor Morten Højbjerg worked on eps 1-3 for Director Marcus Reinaldo Green, while DoP Chloë Thomson, BSC shot eps 4 + 5 for Director Nia Dacosta.
"THE GREAT" BEGINS SHOOTING!
Echo Costume Designer, Emma Fryer, has been working hard prepping on THE GREAT for the last couple of months and the new 10 part series has now begun shooting! The show for Hulu, written by Tony McNamara (co-writer of THE FAVOURITE) will star Nicholas Hoult and Elle Fanning.
"ALL THIS VICTORY" WINS 3 AWARDS AT VENICE CRITICS WEEK!
Congratulations to echo’s client Yannis Chalkiadakis, Editor of Ahmad Ghossein’s ALL THIS VICTORY, which won 3 awards at Venice Critics Week this weekend, including the Critics Week Grand Prize and the Audience Award for Best Film!
"STRANGE BUT TRUE" IN US CINEMAS TODAY!
STRANGE BUT TRUE is out in US cinemas today! Directed by Rowan Athale, the thriller was shot by echo’s DoP Stuart Bentley, BSC and is about a woman who, five years after the tragic death of her boyfriend, arrives on the doorstep of his family to tell them she is pregnant with his child…
ECHO FESTIVAL FOCUS: "THE FRIEND"!
Gabriela Cowperthwaite’s THE FRIEND has it’s World Premiere at TIFF today! The film was shot by echo’s DoP Joe Anderson and with an all star cast of Dakota Johnson, Jason Segal, Casey Affleck and Gwendoline Christie.
ECHO FESTIVAL FOCUS: “A WHITE, WHITE DAY”!
TIFF is underway and after it’s World Premiere at Cannes back in May, Hlynur Palmason’s A WHITE, WHITE DAY will screen at the festival today. The film was beautifully shot by echo’s Director of Photography Maria von Hausswolff and is set in the raw and atmospheric Iceland countryside.
ECHO FESTIVAL FOCUS: "DOGS DON'T WEAR PANTS"!
Toronto Film Festival starts tomorrow and after it’s premiere at Cannes this year, DOG’S DON’T WEAR PANTS will screen on the opening day at the festival! Directed by J-P Valkeapää, this brilliant film was cut by echo’s new Editor client Mervi Junkonnen. Look out for the film also screening at BFI London Film Festival next month.
"BABYTEETH": ECHO FESTIVAL FOCUS!
BABYTEETH, directed by Shannon Murphy, is premiering at Venice today! The film - which is shot by echo’s Director of Photography, Andrew Commis, ACS - is nominated for Golden Lion for Best Film at the festival. BABYTEETH is also in official competition at the BFI London Film Festival next month.
"THE KING": ECHO FESTIVAL FOCUS!
David Michôd’s THE KING has it’s World Premiere today at Venice Film Festival ahead of screening at London Film Festival next month! The historical drama stars Timothée Chalamet and Roberts Pattinson and tells the story of Henry the V. The wonderful costumes were designed by echo’s Jane Petrie, who previously collaborated with Michôd on WAR MACHINE.
TELLURIDE FILM FESTIVAL STARTS TODAY!
Telluride Film Festival 2019 gets underway today and this years lineup is finally announced! Screening at this year’s festival is Rupert Goold’s JUDY with excellent production design by Kave Quinn; and Dan Friedkin’s LYREBIRD which features costume design by the brilliant Guy Speranza. Both films will also be screened at TIFF next week!
Telluride runs from the 30th August - 2nd September!
ECHO FESTIVAL FOCUS: "ALL THIS VICTORY"!
ALL THIS VICTORY, directed by Ahmad Ghossein, will screen at Venice Film Festival Critcs week this weekend! The film was cut by echo’s Editor Yannis Chalkiadakis and is set during the war in Lebanon in 2006.
BFI LONDON FILM FESTIVAL LINEUP 2019!
Echo is extremely proud to say that this year’s BFI London Film Festival lineup boasts over 20 client projects!
In official Competition: BABYTEETH, shot by Andrew Commis, ACS; CALM WITH HORSES, edited by Andonis Trattos, with costume design by Sharon Long and hair + make-up design by Emma Scott; and MAKE UP shot by Nick Cooke and cut by Sacha Szwarc are all nominated in the First Feature Competition.
THE KING with costume design by Jane Petrie will screen in the American Airline Gala; BAD EDUCATION with costume design by Alex Bovaird and ROCKS which 2nd unit shot by Rachel Clark will both be screened as Special Presentations.
The following are also in the official lineup: COUNTY LINES with costume deisgn by Sharon Long; DOGS DON'T WEAR PANTS, cut by Mervi Junkkonen; ETERNAL BEAUTY, Associate Editor Mark Keady; LITTLE MONSTERS lensed by DoP Lachlan Milne, ACS; MUSCLE shot by Stuart Bentley, BSC and with production design by Bobbie Cousins; NOCTURNAL cut by Editor Andonis Trattos; PERFECT 10 with production design by Sarah Jenneson and costume design by Susie Coulthard; RUN featuring production design by Andy Drummond; TELL ME WHO I AM with additional photography by Michael Paleodimos; TRIGONOMETRY episodes 1 + 2, shot by Sean Price Williams and with ep 1 cut by Morten Højbjerg and further episodes cut by Dan Roberts; VIVARIUM shot by MacGregor; A WHITE, WHITE DAY shot by Maria von Hausswolff; and short films also being screened are BE STILL MY BEATING HEART (pictured) with production design by Alexandra Toomey; END-O designed by Bobbie Cousins and MARTHA with costume design by Sarah Jenneson.
DOP ANDREW COMMIS, ACS STARTS ON "BRAVE NEW WORLD"!
The shoot on BRAVE NEW WORLD has been underway for a couple of weeks with Costume Designer Susie Coulthard on board and now echo’s DoP Andrew Commis, ACS has also joined the team to shoot episodes 3, 4, 7 + 8 with Directors Craig Zisk and Andrij Parekh! The series is based on Aldous Huxley’s novel of the same name.
PEAKY BLINDERS IS BACK TONIGHT AT 9PM!
Season 5 of PEAKY BLINDERS is here! You can catch the first episode tonight on BBC One at 9pm. As usual, the brilliant Loz Schiavo designed the Hair + Make-up (as she has done since the show began).