Restoration on The Arabs - Arabs A Living History 1979-1983 Series

11th January, 2020

The Arabs - A Living History, 1979-1983.

Michael McKinnon, Executive Producer to the captivating ten part ‘The Arabs’ Series for Channel 4, and PBS recently brought OnSight some re-grades from previous film masters for a final broadcast.

 “I’m a regular at OnSight and always so gratified by what Andy in sound and Maggie in vision grading can do, particularly with imperfect film archive and what are basically still camera filming material like the Canon EOS 4D Mark4 to generate shots that are just fine for wide screen viewing."

The Video Arts Production: The Arabs Series upgrade can  be viewed on our website www.mckinnonfilms.com. - Michael McKinnon, Executive Producer

Produced by Video Arts TV for Kufic Films between 1979 and 1983 each respective documentary was written and created as a stand alone piece, Their themes explore and underpin understanding of the modern Arab world

The Two Lives of Li Ermao

02nd January, 2020

A search for identity, a struggle for love, a fight for survival. 

This tragic film needed a particularly sensitive touch to deliver the drama and pathos of fifteen years in the life of a would-be transexual in the Chinese city of Shenzhen. With so many different formats of film and sound to cope with, the final product was a tour de force and I am grateful to the whole OnSight team. - André Singer Executive Producer, ’The Two Lives of Li Ermao’.

Follow the journey of Li Ermao in this emotional documentary, filmed over 17 years across Southern China, The Two Lives of Li Ermao is the intimate and heart wrenching story of Li Ermao, a transgender migrant worker transitioning from male to female, then back to male- after battling with infection, discrimation and a traumatic childhood.

Women in Data Conference 28th November

09th December, 2019

Women in Data UK is a movement and a force for change in the realm of data science and analytics. 

Aella Jordan Edge is the female director making the Women in Data ad to encourage young girls to take the next steps in careers in maths and science sectors.

“I loved working with an all women team. The facilities were excellent, I can't thank OnSight enough for believing in the film and putting time into this project!” - Aella Jordan Edge Director

This film from Women in Data, is just one of the ways they are showing commitment to support and encourage girls approaching higher education to carry on studying science & maths based subjects. Directed by Aella Jordan Edge. The film highlights the opportunities and job roles available to them in these sectors. The film shows the already accomplished and successful women running some of the most integral jobs in the business world today. 

Giant data using business’ such as ‘GOOGLE’ and ‘TFL’ are included. With some great animated motion picture provided by Jadestone Media.

The Courier - Rollercoaster Angel Productions

18th October, 2019

'Working with Onsight was fantastic as they were consistently supportive and put up with all our quirks, insane all nighters and other madness. With their calm and tireless efforts to supply us with the technicians, infrastructure and creative environment needed, we were able to complete the film we are all so proud of.' - Zackary Adler, Director

This exciting thriller see's Olga Kurylenko take the title role of The Courier, a fearless woman with a mysterious past who makes a deadly enemy in Ezekiel Mannings (Gary Oldman), whilst unknowingly delivering a gas bomb due to kill the only living witness who can testify against him.

This beautifully shot feature directed by Zackary Adler sets London’s iconic scenery as a backdrop to the intense action packed story, captured by cinematographer Michel Abramowicz.

Nocturnal premiers at London BFI Film Festival

17th October, 2019

OnSight were delighted to provide full post production on this exciting new feature that had its European premiere screening at BFI's London Film Festival this month. Starring Cosmo Jarvis, Sadie Frost & Lauren Coe

This drama Directed by Nathalie Biancheri as her debut feature alongside producers Coco Marie Schnieder, Colin Michael Day, Chris Hees and David Tomlin. Michal Dymek as cinematographer and Adonis Cupples as editor with executive producers Sam Haillay, Alan McConnell, Assaf Mor.