Screen Scene dominates the Irish Film and Television Awards' VFX nominations

Screen Scene dominates the Irish Film and Television Awards' VFX nominations

Dublin, Ireland

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April 6, 2017

Dublin, Ireland – 06 April 2017 - Screen Scene, Ireland’s leading Post Production Company and part of the NEPWorldwide Network, today announces it has been has been nominated for five Irish Film and TelevisionAwards (IFTA).   

The IFTAshortlist sees Screen Scene Visual Effects Supervisors, Ed Bruce and NicholasMurphy, nominated in three out of the four shortlisted in the VFX category fortheir joint work on STARZ’s Black Sails,HBO’s Game of Thrones and the BBC’s Ripper Street.

Inthe sound category, re-recording mixer, Garret Farrell, has been nominated forhis work on Netflix’s The Siege of Jadotville. The second nomination in thesound category is for Tomato Red, recognising sound editor Niall Brady,re-recording mixer, Ken Galvin and supervising sound editor Steve Fanagan’swork on the film adaption.

Ed Bruce, VFX Supervisor at Screen Scene commented on his nominations;“Being nominated for three IFTA VFX awards is a great testament to the craft, diligence and hardwork of our amazing team of talented artists and crew within Screen Scene’s VFXteam. Nicolas and I have really enjoyed working on such prestigious shows as BlackSails, Game of Thrones, and Ripper Street. Thewhole Screen Scene VFX team prides itself onleading the way within the Irish Visual Effects Community, and thesenominations are a reflection on that work.” 

The IFTA Film & Drama Awards will take place at the Round Room ofthe Mansion House on Saturday 8th April 2017.

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About Screen Scene

ScreenScene is Ireland’s leading Post Production Company, providing full Picture,Sound and VFX services for film, broadcast, and commercials.

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