Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share
31/01/2006

London Editing Machines provides editing equipment and workflow design for Bond

Leading dry-hire company London Editing Machines (LEM) kicks off 2006 with the news that it is to provide the digital editing and networking infrastructure technologies for Casino Royal, the next feature film in the James Bond 007 series.
During the autumn of 2005 LEM worked closely with the film’s editorial team, led by editor Stuart Baird, and London-based reseller Root6, contracted by LEM to provide technical support, to design a workflow that would assist the film’s international production schedule.
Shooting will take place in Czech Republic, Italy, the Bahamas and the UK, with postproduction moving between Prague, the Bahamas, Pinewood Studios and Soho.
The initial provision of equipment has required the shipment of more than 60 cases of editing equipment to Prague, with an Avid network installed by LEM’s technical support team at Barrandov Studios. Editing will take place on Avid systems running on Apple G4 machines, with Unity storage and LANShare networking.
‘Casino Royale’ (an MGM, Eon Productions, Danjaq Productions, Stillking Films and United Artists co-production, released by Sony Pictures) is directed by Martin Campbell, with film editing by Stuart Baird and cinematography by Phil Méheux BSC.
It is the 21st film in the successful James Bond series, and is scheduled for release in November this year. It marks actor Daniel Craig’s debut as 007 James Bond, as he pits his wits against a casino owner who uses his winnings to fund terrorism.
Recent feature films supported by LEM include ‘Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire’, ‘Derailed’, ‘Cashback’, ‘Alien Autopsy’, ‘Sunshine’, ‘The History Boys’, ‘Snow Cake’ and ‘Lassie’. Television projects include ‘Child of Mine’ (Kudos), ‘Riot At The Rite’ (BBC) and ‘Ripley’s Gold’ (BBC).
(GB)
Solidmate Ltd Memory Card Hire London

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

12/06/2017
Graduate Film Shortlisted For TV Awards
A film made by graduates of the University of Wolverhampton's Video and Film Production course has been shortlisted at this year's RTS Student Televis
05/06/2017
Brighton Film School Announce Summer School Dates
Brighton Film School has announced its film summer school dates for 2017. Are you a young filmmaker, aged 15 – 17, and want to work on two or three sh
21/07/2017
Blackmagic Design Announce Accessory For Cintel Film Scanners
Blackmagic Design today announced the new Cintel Audio and KeyKode Reader accessory for its Cintel Film Scanner, which lets customers scan audio and K
12/10/2017
Further Support For Irish Film & TV Industry
Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) has welcomed the announcement of an additional €1.5 million for Ireland's film, television and ani
29/06/2017
Future Film Skills – An Action Plan
The BFI has launched Future Film Skills – An Action Plan at the House of Commons alongside the Culture Secretary, Karen Bradley, and producer Barbara
03/10/2017
RTÉ Announces Partnership With Irish Film Board
RTÉ and the Irish Film Board have announced a joint funding initiative for a new comedy. Following the success of shows such as Can't Cope Won't Cope
22/09/2017
Framestore Delivers VFX For British Spy Film
Article credit: Framestore. Matthew Vaughn's sequel to 2014's Kingsman: Secret Service sees the cast join forces with the Southern charm of the Americ
22/09/2017
2017 SMPTE-HPA Student Film Festival Selections Announced
SMPTE and the Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) have announced the official selections for the 2017 SMPTE-HPA Student Film Festival. Jurors cur
15/05/2017
SMPTE Accepting Entries For 2017 Student Film Festival
SMPTE has announced that it is accepting submissions for the 2017 SMPTE-HPA Student Film Festival. Hosted by SMPTE and the Hollywood Professional Alli
08/05/2017
Production News : BBC To Film New Drama In Northern Ireland
A new drama series is to be set and filmed in Northern Ireland, it has been revealed. The series – Come Home – is written by BAFTA and International E
04/05/2017
School Pupils To Create Films For Elstree Studios Film Festival
The Elstree Studios Film Festival has started filming across 15 schools in Hertsmere. As part of Elstree Studio's 90th anniversary, the studio teamed
03/05/2017
Production News : Shooting Begins On New Feature Film In Bristol
Shooting has started on the second feature film to be made in Bristol this month. Mike Newell's 'The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society' is
02/05/2017
ARRI Wins German Film Award
Film technology company ARRI has won an industry accolade at the German Film Awards The company was honoured with a LOLA for "outstanding visionary in
27/06/2017
IFB-Funded Films Added To Galway Film Fleadh
The Galway Film Fleadh has confirmed that two further Irish Film Board/Bord Scannán na hÉireann (IFB) funded titles have been added to this year's pro
26/06/2017
Production News : Bafta albert Ambassador Releases Short Film
Rebecca Manley, a Bafta albert Ambassador, has released a short film regarding the issue of environmental damage. Titled 'Now You See It', the film, w