Last night Horror Thriller Under The Shadow was one of the big winners at The British Independent Film Awards with Crime drama Jacked wining Best British Short Film.
Now in its 19th year, The British Independent Film Awards highlights the best, most innovative and creative independent filmmaking and filmmakers in the UK.
Presented by Jennifer Saunders at London’s Old Billingsgate, Under The Shadow was up for six awards and went away with three including Best Screenplay and The Douglas Hickox award for Best Debut Director
Written and Directed by Babak Anvari, Under the Shadow sees a mother and daughter struggle with the horrors of the post-revolution, war-torn 1980s Tehran whilst a strange evil appears to haunt their home.
Creativity Media are proud to have provided full postproduction for this film as well as financial assistance from our sister company Creativity Capital.
The British Independent Film Awards has announced its long list and we are delighted that three of the films Creativity Media worked on have been selected
The official nominations will be announced on 1st November ahead of the ceremony in London 4th December.
Congratulations to the filmmakers.
It was over a year ago when Babak Anvari came to our studio where our team help to finish his debut film Under the Shadow. Since then the film has screened at many festivals and has received brilliant reviews.
With its UK Release tomorrow (23rd September) the film’s success continues as BAFTA selects Under the Shadow as the UK foreign language entry for Academy Awards.
Creativity Media provided Postproduction and part-financed by our sister company Creativity Capital.
We are proud this film is getting the recognition it deserves. Our fingers are crossed when the Oscar nominations are announced in the New Year.
Summer has arrived and we are feeling nostalgic here at Creativity Media with the release of childhood favourites Swallows and Amazons this August.
The updated version of Arthur Ransome’s 1930s classic follows a group of children and their adventures whilst holidaying in the Lake District.
The Walker children travel to a small island in the Lake in a dingy called “Sparrow” where they meet and their rivals on the island, Blackett sisters – known as the “Amazons”.
Creativity Media provided full sound design and online editing services on this family adventure starring Kelly Macdonald, Andrew Scott and Harry Enfield.
Swallows and Amazons will be in cinemas from 19th August .
Psychological British drama The Incident will be having its International Premiere at the 6th Beijing International Film Festival, starting this Saturday.
The Incident follows a young couple whose world starts to shatter when they each make a decision to neglect the needs of a vulnerable teenage girl. Creativity Media provided full postproduction services on this project.
The film has also been chosen for the Forward Future competition. The Forward Future Section focuses on young directors and eyes on the film’s future.
Writer/director Jane Linfoot will be attending the festival next week showcasing over 300 films until 23rd April. For more information about The Incident visit our projects page.