08th April, 2015
Today saw the nominations announced for the BAFTA Television Awards, recognising the best programmes from the small screen in 2014. ONSIGHT is the proud facility provider on 2 of the shortlisted titles.
David Attenborough’s Conquest of the Skies 3D is nominated for the prestigious Huw Wheldon Award - Best Specialist Factual. For this landmark series, ONSIGHT partnered with Colossus Productions on the shoot through to post, making it the company's seventh Attenborough collaboration with Atlantic Productions and Sky. The team has now gained 3 nominations in this category over the last five years and are the first to win the award twice.
Our World War is nominated as well for Best Mini-Series for BBC Productions/BBC Three. It is based on real accounts from First World War British soldiers. ONSIGHT provided the cameras, lenses and equipment for this unique POV style drama.
Plus, our Cameras division worked on Toast of London, which comes under Male Performance in a Comedy Programme and our Post division's Monty Python (Mostly) Live: One Down, Five To Go is within Sports and Live Event.
See the full nominees here. The ceremony will be held at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London on Sunday 10 May.
Two weeks prior, the BAFTA Television Craft Awards take place in London on 26 April. ONSIGHT is also delighted to seeDavid Attenborough's Conquest of the Skies, Toast of London and another ONSIGHT Cameras project, Hidden Kingdoms: Under Open Skies, all nominated here.
Congratulations again to all of our clients' nominations and we have to extend this further to Objective Productions' Toast of London with Matt Berry - the BAFTA for Best Male Performance in a Comedy Programme.