NEWS

January 26, 2016

‘EQUITY’ PICKED UP BY SONY PICTURES CLASSICS

Congratulations to EQUITY, which was just picked up by Sony Pictures Company. The new female-driven Wall Street drama starring Anna Gunn premieres today at the Sundance Film Festival. Offline editorial and DI services for EQUITY took place at HARBOR, with color by Roman Hankewycz and with Dylan Ball as conform artist. THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER... View Article

‘SOPHIE AND THE RISING SUN’ PREMIERES AT SUNDANCE

SOPHIE AND THE RISING SUN, a romantic period drama focused on isolationist racism in WWII-era South Carolina, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival this past Friday. Adapted for the screen by writer-director Maggie Greenwald from Augusta Trobaugh’s novel of the same name, the film’s central love story is bolstered by strong female friendships and thought-provoking... View Article
January 20, 2016

SALVATORE FERRAGAMO SPOT SHOT BY THEO STANLEY

The peerless Italian luxury footwear company Salvatore Ferragamo debuted its Spring/Summer 2016 campaign yesterday alongside a teaser trailer for an accompanying short film directed by HARBOR’s Theo Stanley! The campaign, “Lo Splendore Della Vita,” was shot by Craig McDean. Click the link below to watch the playful, colorful trailer and read more about the collection: ELLE... View Article

‘SO GOOD TO SEE YOU’ MAKES ‘TOP 5’ AT SUNDANCE

If you’re going to Sundance Film Festival this year be sure to check out So Good to See You, a new 10-minute film written and directed by Duke Merriman and starring Sienna Miller that just made indieWIRE‘s 5 Must-See Shorts list! SO GOOD TO SEE YOU was mixed at HARBOR by Josh Berger, with Ian... View Article

‘BILLIONS’ COVERS VARIETY

Damian Lewis and Paul Giamatti, the leading men of Showtime Networks‘ soon-to-be-released financial thriller Billions, owned the cover of this week’s Variety! Click the link below to read the full article and find out more about what is slated to be one of 2016’s most talked-about series. BILLIONS housed their production offices and offline editorial at... View Article
January 8, 2016

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, AUSTIN JOSEPH!

There was no better way to ring in the new year for Harbor’s DP Collective than by welcoming Austin Joseph to the world! Born just 36 seconds after midnight at the Long Island Jewish Medical Center in Queens, Austin’s delivery was “captured in real time, inserted into a TV ad, and broadcast within hours.” Click... View Article
January 7, 2016

‘BEASTS OF NO NATION’ SOUND CREW SHARES THEIR SECRETS

Director Cary Fukunaga’s BEASTS OF NO NATION “feels so real that it’s disturbing to watch.” An element of that realism is undoubtedly due to the masterful soundscape created by a team of mixers and editors including Harbor mainstays Glenfied Payne, Martin Czembor, Robert Hein, and Dave Paterson. Check out the link below to learn how both... View Article
December 15, 2015

AN INTERVIEW WITH ‘CHIRAQ’ DIRECTOR SPIKE LEE

Chiraq, Spike Lee’s newest joint, retells the Greek comedy Lysistrata on the gang-ridden streets of modern day Chicago. In this interview with postPerspective’s Iain Blair the prolific director talks gang violence, working with a gifted group of core actors, and the “journey of discovery” that is post-production. That journey involved a stop at Harbor’s DI... View Article
December 9, 2015

‘A VERY MURRAY CHRISTMAS’ PREMIERES ON NETFLIX

Director Sofia Coppola, actor Bill Murray, and a star-studded cast of friends teamed up to create A Very Murray Christmas, the holiday special to end all holiday specials, which premiered on Netflix on Friday. Set in New York City’s Carlyle Hotel on a particularly wintery evening, Murray and Coppola’s magic touch illuminates the season like a string of multicolored lights:... View Article
November 13, 2015

HARBOR CHIEF ENGINEER AVI LANIADO TALKS NYC POST-PRODUCTION

At the recent National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) show in New York, CTOs from four major post-production facilities came together to discuss what work-related challenges keep them up at night in the city that never sleeps. Among them was Avi Laniado, Harbor’s chief engineer, who cited the difficulties posed by real estate limitations and ever-evolving... View Article
November 4, 2015

‘CHIRAQ’ TRAILER AVAILABLE ON AMAZON.COM

The first trailer for CHIRAQ, the newest Spike Lee joint, was just released on Amazon! The film is a modern remake of Aristophanes’ “Lysistrata” set in the violence-ridden streets of Chicago’s south side. Click the link below to watch! Color, conform, and ADR for CHIRAQ took place at Harbor Picture Company. VARIETY... View Article
November 3, 2015

‘HARBOR GRAND’ OPEN FOR BUSINESS

Harbor recently opened the doors to HARBOR GRAND, New York’s largest, most technically advanced feature film mix stage, with the support of Excelsior Jobs Program tax credits. Harbor Grand will generate new employment opportunities for the industry and offers productions the added benefit of the State’s post-production tax credit when they utilize the facility. Check... View Article
November 2, 2015

CARY FUKUNAGA TALKS POST-PRODUCTION

According to Cary Fukunaga, the Renaissance man behind Netflix’s newest feature BEASTS OF NO NATION, sound and music are oftentimes more important than visuals. Read this PostPerspective article for more of Fukunaga’s insights on the post-production process and check out BEAST OF NO NATION, which is now watchable on Netflix! Congratulations to Harbor collaborator Martin... View Article
November 1, 2015

JULIANNE MOORE, BEAUTY AND A BEAST

This thoughtfully written, in-depth profile of actress Julianne Moore by THE NEW YORKER is a fascinating read. Not only is its subject one of the finest actors of our time, but it also deftly examines elements of the movie-making process that often go unseen by the general public. From pre-set preparations to masterfully self-aware performances... View Article
October 31, 2015

‘I SMILE BACK’ TEAM LOOKS DAPPER AT TIFF

Get a load of the I SMILE BACK team, including producer Mike Harrop, star Sarah Silverman, writers Amy Koppelman and Paige Dylan, and director Adam Salky, looking sharp as all get-out at the Toronto International Film Festival this past week!... View Article