Rushes coming in from Iceland, the Blue Mountains, the Pilbara and outer space to tell this epic origin story of the Earth. Currently being edited for giant screens by Wayne Hyett.
Further expanding the services we provide for digital mastering and delivery, City Post now performs quality control testing onsite. Our tests are recognised by leading distributors and broadcasters, such as BBC and ITV.
We also assess for the often mandated PSE Test, analysing visual variants in luminosity and patterning that are liable to cause fits of 'Photo-Sensitive Epilepsy'. We provide technical solutions and recognised certification for reassurance in quality delivery.
'Great Barrier Reef 3D' is a destination film that explores the planet's most iconic marine environment. Spectacular 3D imagery will bring this dynamic world to life, immersing audiences and taking them on an unforgettable marine adventure. The journey will be revealed through the eyes of people whose lives are intimately connected to the reef.
Currently being edited by Wayne Hyett here at City Post. It is produced by award-winning December Media in association with BioPixel and Swinburne University of Technology. And is the first 3D giant screen film exclusively devoted to exploring the Great Barrier Reef.
City Post welcomes Danny Ben-Moshe from Identity films with his documentary SHALOM BOLLYWOOD - The Untold Story of Indian Cinema. He is finishing up 10 years of production here at City Post with final editing, grading, onlining qc'ing and mastering - being done by our season regulars: Assistant Kathy Freeman, Colourist Deidre McClelland and Online Editor Belinda Fithie.
The great Australian comedy series that's (a bit too) true to life UTOPIA has returned for its third season. City Post is excited to be working with Working Dog Pictures as the amazing Deidre McClelland is set to grade the new season of UTOPIA.
We're proud to have helped the 'Dr Blake's Ballarat' exhibit on at Sovereign Hill's Gold Museum. Supplying some choice clips from throughout the The Dr Blake Mysteries series to screen on 1950s television sets.
On now til the 3rd September, check out their website for more information.
Trip for Biscuits was made for ABC ME has been in at City Post for a colour grade with the amazing Deidre McClelland.
Trip for Biscuits is a fast-paced, serialised, 18 x 10 minute disaster-comedy that follows Bajo and his misfit crew as they try to carry out their bizarre missions. The team lack the life skills required to deal with everyday situations - let alone cope with the unusual and dangerous phenomena they are investigating. Consequently, most of their time is spent bickering and trying to deal with the growing set of problems they are doomed to perpetuate. These guys have turned 'out of control' into an art form - reminding us that when you mess with aliens, things can go horribly, horribly wrong.
Excited to kick off the new year with a new CJZ documentary project THE OBESITY MYTH. Headed for SBS, this 3x1 hour series delves into changing how we think of obesity.
City Post welcomes editors Katie Flaxman and (the return of) Alex Archer, along with THE OBESITY MYTH'S production team, headed by Bruce Permezel.
If you missed JABBED or URANIUM - Twisting the Dragon's Tail, you can catch up any time SBS On Demand. Playing all throughout 2017.
Check out the trailers below.
The Doctor is back and we at City Post are well into the swing of our post-production rituals. There's a bit of a wait left, but here are some on set snaps - showing that the sixties have well and truly arrived in Ballarat.
Genepool's URANIUM - Twisting the Dragon's Tail took home the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science Eureka Prize for Science Journalism.
This continues the hot streak for this documentary series edited here at City Post by Wayne Hyett ASE and Alex Archer, having also been nominated for 2 AACTA awards including Best Direction in a Documentary and winning 3 ATOM awards for Best Factual Series, Best Documentary History and Best Documentary Science.
THE DOCTOR BLAKE MYSTERIES is officially booked in for another appointment at City Post. Starting in August, we welcome back the post team of Editors Nathan Wild and Angie Higgins, Post Supervisor Belinda Fithie, Colourist Deidre McClelland, Assistant Editor Kathy Freeman - and welcoming to graveyard shift Assistant Lillian Brown. It's sure to be a great season.
Post-production continues until March 2017.
He is a super hero who never goes out of fashion. He is exotic, entertaining, and highly accessible. The film recounts the circumstances surrounding the birth of Tarzan, the reasons for his success, and in what way each generation has reinvented and re-interpreted him. The main aim of the film is to show what type of Tarzan each generation has created and developed, reflecting its own aspirations and concerns.
Tarzan Revisited is set to edited by Cindy Clarkson here at City Post. A project of documentary maker Robert de Young.
City Post is pleased to announce sponsorship of the ASE for the next 12 months.
The ASE is a cultural, professional and educational organisation dedicated to the pursuit and recognition of excellence in the arts, sciences and technology of motion picture film, televisual and online post-production. It aims to promote, improve and protect the role of Editor as an essential and significant contributor to all screen productions.
Wayne Hyett A.S.E. has been a member of the ASE for 15 years and believes a strong Guild is vital for all who work in the post-production industry.
Filming and Post has begun on Series 4 of this acclaimed ABC drama series, THE DOCTOR BLAKE MYSTERIES. City Post are back again, providing the full post production solution through to digital delivery to International Networks. (The 3 previous series were also completed at City Post)
Doctor Lucien Blake and his housekeeper and confidant Jean Beazley have returned to Ballarat, ready to finally pursue romance. But Blake is shocked by the sudden appearance on his doorstep of a mysterious figure from a life he can barely remember.
Blake throws himself back into his role as Police Surgeon and Lawson’s headstrong niece Rose arrives in Ballarat, ready to stir things up. Will Lucien and Jean will be torn apart by circumstances neither of them could have possibly foreseen?
As always there will be murder and deception, trickery and espionage.
Post-production continues until March 2016.
City Post’s DaVinci Resolve Grading Suite now includes the Genarts Sapphire Plug-ins allowing some amazing tweaks and effects to your grades. With the inclusion of the Neat Plug-in, the noise in your pictures is now history without degrading the quality of your pictures.
Produced by Tangled Bank Studios together with Genepool Productions, VACCINES is the American update of the earlier documentary, JABBED - Love, Fear and Vaccines. The new film illuminates the latest science of immunisation, tracks recent outbreaks and sheds light on the risks of opting out.
The post-production was an extensive 16-week edit by Wayne Hyett A.S.E., graded by Colourist, Dee McClelland and mastered at City Post. This incorporated the amazing visual effects from Animation company 21:19 headed by Dom Bartolo, with a music score produced by Dale Cornelius and sound design by Tristan Meredith.
Episode one of URANIUM– Twisting the Dragon’s Tail has premiered on SBS Australia. This stunning Australian-made three-part documentary series explores the incredible story of Uranium, from its creation in an exploding star to its deployment in nuclear weapons, nuclear power and nuclear medicine. It’s a journey across nine countries and more than a century of stories, to discover the rock that made the modern world. It’s part science, part history and all epic adventure. Join physicist and YouTube phenomenon Dr. Derek Muller, as he reveals the untold story of the most wondrous and terrifying rock on Earth.
Post-production began 6 months earlier at City Post and ended with the creation of 9 unique domestic and international versions of the series.
The series will be screened in the U.S.A with PBS and throughout Europe.
URANIUM – Twisting the Dragon’s Tail was created by Emmy Award-winning Genepool Productions (part of the CJZ group), produced by Sonya Pemberton and written and directed by Wain Fimeri.
THE SEARCH LIFE IN SPACE 3D explores NASA’s ground breaking new brand of science – Astrobiology. It takes us on a journey to a new era of space exploration to find signs of life somewhere else in the universe. This is a journey that takes us from the depths of the Pacific Ocean to Europa, the ice moon of Jupiter, back in time to when Mars was a virtual Eden, and out into the far reaches of space in search of planets like ours.
This groundbreaking film is almost entirely shot on location in Hawaii and captured using the RED Dragon in resolutions as high as 8K and is being made in association with Swinburne University Astrophysics Department who create the stunning space CGI sequences for the film.
Post-production will continue until February 2016.
This landmark five episode documentary series for the ABC follows the compelling stories of the students, parents, teachers and school leaders of a ‘typical’ school- a school that any parent, student or teacher in Australia can relate to- over a full school year.
Produced by Alex West and Edited by Zac Grant, REVOLUTION SCHOOL has at anytime up to 7 cameras filming every school day of the year. This has resulted in massive amounts of data to be wrangled on location and then back at City Post. Due to this a stand alone 200TB storage tower was set up to handle and share the rushes with 3 x Media Composers using specialised SAN software.