Colorist Michael Hatzer of Image Store acquired a FilmLight Shade Award in characteristic movie for his work on Steven Spielberg’s Janusz Kaminski-lensed West Facet Story, through the EnergaCamerimage worldwide cinematography movie competition.
On Sunday in Toruń, Poland, jury president and The Banshees of Inisherin DP Ben Davis introduced the Awards, recognizing colorists in 5 classes.
Initiated by shade grading system developer FilmLight, the awards program is organized along side EnergaCamerimage with help from teams together with the American Society of Cinematographers. ASC president Stephen Lighthill was among the many members of the jury.
Ana Escorse at Studio Feather topped the music video class for grading the Rachel Reis-lensed “Lovezinho.” She acquired enthusiastic applause when, as accepting the trophy, she commented that as a Latina lady, “In the present day I really feel like I belong.”
Further winners had been colorists Tom Poole of Firm 3 for Euphoria season two (TV class); Aljoscha Hoffmann at CinePostproduction for Pricey Mr. Führer (Highlight class); and Wade Odlum at Alter Ego for Rom, “Immortal” (commercials class).
The EnergaCamerimage Pageant runs by way of Nov. 19.