Canada’s Public Film Producer Incorporates Powerful Color Grading Tools Into State-of-the-Art Workflow
June 9, 2009 (Stockholm, Sweden) Digital Vision, the premier supplier of picture enhancement systems for film and television post-production, announced today that the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) has deployed a Film Master colour grading and finishing system. The Film Master will become an integral part of the NFB’s tapeless workflow at their MontrÃ©al headquarter and an important acquisition in its ongoing digital transition to digital.
Since its founding in 1939, the groundbreaking NFB has created over 13,000 productions and won over 5,000 awards, including 12 Oscars and more than 90 Genies. The NFB has consistently played a leadership role in the production of documentary, animation and dramatic features and the organization has developed a dynamic digital strategy to support its mission and provide innovative content. NFB chose Digital Vision’s Film Master after extensive review and analysis of all the available Non-Linear Grading solutions. The Film Master will be integrated l into their archive management and post production pipeline.
Simon Cuff, President and COO, Digital Vision, noted that, “We are honoured that the NFB has chosen our flag ship product to complete their non-linear installation. We are excited to partner with them and help bring their archives into the digital realm so that new generations can watch and enjoy the content that has made such a significant contribution to the history of motion pictures.”
About Digital Vision
Digital Vision provides innovative image restoration, enhancement, color correction and data conforming systems that major movie studios, television networks and post-production facilities use to master and deliver feature films, TV programs and commercials. The company’s Nucoda product line provides a strong suite of products for tapeless and non linear grading for HD broadcast and 2k/4k digital intermediate productions. The company’s award-winning products are a standard of the media and entertainment industry and are deployed at top facilities and broadcasters around the world.
Digital Vision AB was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, with three wholly owned subsidiaries, Digital Vision (US) in Los Angeles, California; Digital Vision UK in London, England; and Digital Vision in Hong Kong, China. The company maintains its global presence through a network of qualified distributors. Digital Vision is listed on the Stockholm stock exchange. For further information, go to
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