Archive for October, 2009

Collaboration with the Plant-Based Dietitian

Posted in Recent News, Shows & Clients on October 19, 2009 by wfon
Julieanna Hever with John Robbins, animal and environmental activist

Julieanna Hever with John Robbins, animal and environmental activist

Mission Post, through Genre Pictures, will continue to step into production with this original series of DVDs, co-produced by nutrition expert Julieanna Hever and Mission Post’s co-owner Jesse Pomeroy. Aimed at providing a nutritional, medically correct and scientifically bolstered map for people interested in changing their diets from carnivorous to plant-based, Julieanna (a.k.a. The Plant-Based Dietitian) will guide viewers through interviews with professionals in multiple fields as well as cooking demonstrations and testimonials. The Plant-Based Dietitian’s Guide to Going Veg enters production in the late fall. Mission Post will begin editorial and post-production duties in the New Year.

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Look goes to cable as an episodic

Posted in Recent News, Shows & Clients on October 19, 2009 by wfon

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Adam Rifkin’s Look, a multiple storyline ensemble seen through the many lenses of surveillance cameras, has been taken on by a major cable network as an episodic series. Only one storyline from the feature continues to be examined in this new group of colliding characters and situations. The visual and sonic style from the film will be replicated over the presumed 10 episode arc.

worldfullofnothing Wins Big at Naperville, DVD releases soon

Posted in Recent News, Shows & Clients on October 19, 2009 by wfon

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Mission Post’s first foray into film production (through its sister company Genre Pictures), worldfullofnothing, was an Official Selection at the Naperville Independent Film Festival where it was also nominated for Best Feature, Best Actress and Best Director. The Mission’s co-owner and supervising sound editor, Jesse Pomeroy took the award for Best Director. Mission Post built a Final Cut Pro suite to provide picture editorial and online finish as well as its own investment in the film by providing the post sound package and is now working on the DVD’s special features, artwork and final mastering before the film sees it’s release later in the fall.

Kevin VanHook’s make-up FX doc hits Starz! and DVD

Posted in Recent News, Shows & Clients on October 19, 2009 by wfon

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Director Kevin VanHook, whose previous IDT and Sci-Fi features The Fallen Ones, Voodoo Moon, Slayer, Death Row and Sands of Oblivion all came to Mission Post, returned with Fantastic Flesh, an in-depth and entertaining look at the history of make-up effects through the focal point of current masters, the KNB FX Group. The doc premiered on Starz! ahead of its DVD release.

Homo Erectus on DVD

Posted in Recent News, Shows & Clients on October 19, 2009 by wfon

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Renamed National Lampoon’s Stoned Age, Adam Rifkin’s Homo Erectus hit DVD shelves recently. This was Mission Post’s third collaboration with producer Brad Wyman (Monster) after Look and Normal Adolescent Behavior and the second with Adam Rifkin. Re-recording mixer Andy Hay has handled the mixing duties on all of these features.

America Ferrara directs Parental Guidance

Posted in Recent News, Shows & Clients on October 19, 2009 by wfon

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The Ugly Betty star directed Parental Guidance, an ABC Family short starring Emilie De Ravin (Lost) and produced by Academy Award winner Jana Memel. Mission Post has previously worked with Jana Memel on Margaret Cho’s Two Sisters and for many previous years on Jana’s short films, features and documentaries.

Table for Three comes to DVD

Posted in Recent News, Shows & Clients on October 19, 2009 by wfon

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Mission Post consulted for Larson Studios on the romantic comedy Table for Three starring Brandon Routh (Superman Returns), Jennifer Morrison (House), Sophia Bush (One Tree Hill) and Jesse Bradford (Swimfan, W). The Mission also handled the sound package for Three’s a Crowd, Jay Marks’ featurette which is included on the DVD release.