Of the 510 films entered from 30 countries for The Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival, the short-list of 42 films in the Content and Programme categories many have UK involvement.
As an example 2 of the 3 films on the 3D short-list a) “Meerkats 3D” by Oxford Scientific and b) “Flying Monsters 3D” by Atlantic Productions are written and narrated by David Attenborough. ONSIGHT (London) provided production equipment and post production services to both projects. The third short-listed film is “Born To Be Wild” by Animal Orphans 3D Ltd. (a subsidiary of IMAX Corporation) and Warner Brothers.
Announcements of the Craft categories short-list will be announced later in August. The Festival in Wyoming runs from 3rd until 7th October 2011.
British Cinematographer 10/08/2011