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Sony Bravia “Back to Daylight” (Director’s Cut)

Sony Bravia “Back to Daylight” (Director’s Cut)

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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Michelin ‘Shared Joy’ – Director’s Cut

Michelin ‘Shared Joy’ – Director’s Cut

Jun 06 2018

Michelin’s 2017/2018 campaign is about celebrating winter and getting out and enjoying it with good mates. Stewart Hendler directed this upbeat commercial for TBWA Shanghai and New Life Films. The film was shot by Pascal Remond on locations near Queenstown in late June, with the local and international cast braving icy temperatures in ...

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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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