Man Without a Head

Posted in Currently at Mission Post, Recent News on March 18, 2010 by wfon

Writer, director and producer Johnny Roc brought his independent feature film Man Without a Head to Mission Post. The film stars Roc along with Shannyn Sossamon and Taryn Manning. Mission Post worked with SFX designer Steve Tushar and Patrick Giraudi of Virtual Mix on this ambitious project.

Tracey Ullman’s State of the Union

Posted in Currently at Mission Post, Shows & Clients on November 30, 2009 by wfon

Mission Post is lending a hand to old friend Doug Andham (and the folks at Point 360 West) on the new batch of episodes for the Showtime series Tracey Ullman’s State of the Union. The skit based program features Tracey as a number of different characters satirizing certain absurdities in modern American life.

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.

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.