30 September 2018
Following the announcement that Pinewood Group is expanding its
digital services business offering to North America, and to meet new
demand in the UK, Pinewood has entered into a 5-year agreement with
Prasad will be providing Pinewood Digital with a flagship
Scanity HDR 4K film scanner, and further services to support and
optimize the expansion.
Pinewood Digital provides film and digital dailies for features,
TV and commercials, supporting productions on the lot at Pinewood and
Shepperton in the UK, Atlanta in the USA and globally elsewhere with
mobile solutions. Services include dailies grading, 4K projection,
transcode for editorial and online dailies review, VFX pulls including
automated services, 4K ‘scan-once’ workflows for film (which create tens
of terrabytes of data per day), SAN and LTO archiving.
Simon Carter, Director at Prasad commented:
“Prasad is dedicated to supporting Pinewood with their unique
‘scan-once’ workflow, and we are delighted to be able to supply them
with our latest technology and services.”
Darren Woolfson, Director of Creative Services Technology for Pinewood commented:
“This agreement underlines our commitment to support filmmakers
who choose to shoot their films on physical film in the UK, for example
our recent work on Mission: Impossible – Fallout. Working with Prasad
means we can deliver high quality film scanning and digital dailies to
our clients worldwide.”
Prasad with over 7 decades of rich experience is a pioneer and
leader, providing end-to-end solutions for film and digital workflows.
Prasad has delivered solutions for more than 15000 features films across
the world. With facilities, offices and associates in USA, UK, Germany,
India, Japan, Middle east and Far east, Prasad digitizes content for
leading production houses, archives and TV Channels. Prasad has
digitally restored more than 500 Hollywood classics including academy
award and golden globe award winners.
www.prasadcorp.com Further information: Prasad Global Media Services Simon Carter, Regional Director email@example.com Tel: +44 (0) 1223 870853 Mob: +44 (0) 7776 297371