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Sony Bravia OLED “Back to Daylight”

Sony Bravia OLED “Back to Daylight”

Apr 17 2018

Tempomedia and DDB Berlin teamed up with Big Pictures to make this evocative commercial for Sony Bravia OLED televisions. The director was Smuggler’s Ben Tricklebank, with Eric Sohlström as director of photography. The film was shot near Queenstown and Wanaka in the South Island of New Zealand over several days and nights using motion ...

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Waitrose Christmas “Coming Home”

Waitrose Christmas “Coming Home”

Nov 16 2016

We are very proud that following success at the Creative Circle Awards, Waitrose Christmas – Coming Home also took out the Best Crafted Award at the British Arrows 2017. The commercial was directed by Rogue Film’s Sam Brown. Big Pictures was line producer. DP was Stephen Keith Roach, production designer Neville Stevenson and the ...

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Mario Testino shoots Scarlett Johansson and Henry Cavill

Mario Testino shoots Scarlett Johansson and Henry Cavill

Apr 21 2016

Legendary fashion photographer Mario Testino shot a stills campaign in Wellington earlier this year with Scarlett Johansson and Henry Cavill for Huawei P9 smart phones. The latest iteration of the Huawei phone features dual Leica cameras. Big Pictures provided production services for the shoot which took place at Avalon  Studios. Scarlett ...

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Tomasso Berte shoots Pure Nutra

Tomasso Berte shoots Pure Nutra

May 03 2016

Director Tommaso Berte shot a charming film for Pure Nutra infant milk formula with Made in China Films and Big Pictures. The locations were all near Auckland including Te Henga beach, Karekare waterfall and the archaeologically significant Otautau Stonefields. It could have been a director’s nightmare with over twenty young children ...

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