Nomad welcomes Senior EP Alaina Zanotti to LA Studio

Following a banner year with the additions of Editorial Partners Brandon Porter and Conor O’Neill, along with the successful launch of a new outpost in Austin, award-winning creative editorial/VFX company Nomad is continuing to grow its all-star team with the addition of industry veteran Alaina Zanotti as Senior Executive Producer in Nomad’s LA office. With over fifteen years of experience leading … Continue reading “Nomad welcomes Senior EP Alaina Zanotti to LA Studio”

Nomad finds a home in Austin

Award-winning creative editorial/VFX company Nomad is continuing its rapid growth with the opening of its new studio in Austin, Texas. The new space seeks to help Nomad develop a creative presence in the Southwest market and adds to a global network that also includes locations in New York, Los Angeles, London and Tokyo. Spearheading the prestigious new … Continue reading “Nomad finds a home in Austin”

Nomad Editing brings on Kallie Billadeau to NY office

Following a banner year with several key additions, Nomad is continuing to grow, this time from within, with the promotion of Assistant Editor Kallie Billadeau to Editor. Over the course of nearly three years at Nomad, Kallie has worked on an extensive array of projects, including a number of documentaries and campaigns for world-class global brands like Jeep, Calvin … Continue reading “Nomad Editing brings on Kallie Billadeau to NY office”

Commercial and Film Editor Sam Perkins finds a home at Nomad

Following noteworthy additions such as Executive Creative Director Chadwick Halbritter, Partners Brandon Porter and Conor O’Neill, and Senior Flame Artist Steve Morris, creative editorial company Nomad continues to grow its highly-acclaimed, award-winning roster of editing talent with the addition of Sam Perkins. Perkins joins Nomad after spending nearly a decade developing and sharpening his cutting craftsmanship at Whitehouse Post, where he showed … Continue reading “Commercial and Film Editor Sam Perkins finds a home at Nomad”

Nomad Editing Company welcomes Senior Lead Flame Artist Steve Morris

On the heels of noteworthy additions such as Executive Creative Director Chadwick Halbritter and Partners Brandon Porter and Conor O’Neill, Nomad is continuing to expand its rich creative team with the addition of Senior Lead Flame Artist Steve Morris to its NYC studio. Morris joins Nomad after seven years as a Senior Flame Artist at Method, where he worked on campaigns for … Continue reading “Nomad Editing Company welcomes Senior Lead Flame Artist Steve Morris”

Chadwick Halbritter joins Nomad as ECD

Following the recent additions of new partners Brandon Porter and Conor O’Neill, full-service post-production studio Nomad, with offices in New York, Los Angeles, London, and Tokyo, is once again expanding its expert team by welcoming acclaimed CD Chadwick Halbritter as Executive Creative Director to its LA Design Studio. As ECD, Halbritter will spearhead the continued growth and development of … Continue reading “Chadwick Halbritter joins Nomad as ECD”

Nomadland wins Best Picture, Chloé Zhao Director

Last night, Nomadland won three of its six Academy Award nominations. The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences presented the 93rd Oscars. Due to the pandemic, the show did not take place at its usual home, The Dolby Theater. This year, the hostless event took place in downtown Los Angeles at Union Station with … Continue reading “Nomadland wins Best Picture, Chloé Zhao Director”

Nomadland takes top prize at Spirit Awards

Last night, in the penultimate awards show before we end with the Academy Awards on Sunday, the Spirit Awards honored the best of the best in the world of independent film. Even without the big cacophonous beach tent, host Melissa Villaseñor made the 2021 awards show unforgettable. She began her monologue addressing the lack of … Continue reading “Nomadland takes top prize at Spirit Awards”

Editor Conor O’Neill calls Nomad “home”

Further strengthening their leadership team, Nomad Editing Company welcomes acclaimed editor Conor O’Neill as their newest Partner. O’Neill will join fellow US-based Partners Jennifer Lederman, Glenn Martin, Jai Shukla, Jim Ulbrich, Amanda Moreau, Jared Coller, Adam Schwartz, and recent addition Brandon Porter as they pave the way for the future of the company. A celebrated editor who has earned … Continue reading “Editor Conor O’Neill calls Nomad “home””

Nomadland wins 4 BAFTAS, including Picture, Director

The 2021 EE British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs)presented over two ceremonies in one weekend, celebrated the very best in film of the past year. Sunday’s ceremony, hosted by Edith Bowman and Dermot O’Leary, was held at London’s Royal Albert Hall with nominees attending virtually. The show included three featured musical performances: by Liam Payne, Celeste, … Continue reading “Nomadland wins 4 BAFTAS, including Picture, Director”

Chloé Zhao wins DGA Award for Nomadland

The winners of the Directors Guild of America Outstanding Directorial Achievement Awards for 2020 were announced tonight during the 73rd Annual DGA Awards virtual ceremony. Chloé Zhao won the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Theatrical Feature Film for Nomadland. The moving film about grief and acceptance follows woman in her sixties (Frances McDormand) who, … Continue reading “Chloé Zhao wins DGA Award for Nomadland”

‘Nomadland’ takes top prize at Producers Guild Awards

As begin to place our bets on what will win at the Oscars, we now have two pretty safe wagers – Ma Rainey’s Chadwick Boseman for Best Actor and now, Nomadland for Best Picture. The Producers Guild of America Awards awarded Chloé Zhao’s opus with their top prize. The film rode past Emerald Fennell’s Promising … Continue reading “‘Nomadland’ takes top prize at Producers Guild Awards”

Editor Brandon Porter finds a home at Nomad

Signalling an exciting new period of growth, Nomad Editing Company is welcoming acclaimed LA-based editor Brandon Porter as its latest Partner. Formerly a ten-year veteran of Whitehouse Post, he will join fellow Nomad Partners Jennifer Lederman, Glenn Martin, Jai Shukla, Jim Ulbrich, Amanda Moreau, Jared Coller, and Adam Schwartz as they map out the future of the … Continue reading “Editor Brandon Porter finds a home at Nomad”

Nomadland is a poetic journey

Nomadland is a poetic journey off the beaten path of the forgotten. This American neo-Western is directed, written, edited, and produced by the refreshingly and viscerally authentic Chloé Zhao. In Zhao’s third feature, a recently widowed woman, played by the chameleon Frances McDormand, embarks on a journey through the American West after losing everything during … Continue reading “Nomadland is a poetic journey”

International editor D’Aguiar joins Nomad

Today, editing post house Nomad announced the addition of Rami D’Aguiar to the their already respected roster. Lauded for his work with iconic brands like Pepsi, Ubisoft, and Nike, D’Aguiar’s reel is anchored by a sharp, striking editorial style that elevates the huge, cinematic visuals of every project he’s undertaken. “I’m passionate about visual storytelling … Continue reading “International editor D’Aguiar joins Nomad”

AFX Creative infuses post-magic into Mrs. Hayes

The holidays usher in a sense of giving, sentimentality, family, and festivities. And to help Chevrolet celebrate the season and drive home this narrative, creative content studio AFX Creative has helped illuminate the automaker’s heartwarming campaign dubbed “Mrs. Hayes.” Centered around the charming namesake character, her ‘57 Chevy Nomad, her family, and neighborhood, and the wealth of … Continue reading “AFX Creative infuses post-magic into Mrs. Hayes”

Everything Everywhere All at Once leads Spirit Film noms

Film Independent, the nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering independence and inclusivity in visual storytelling, have announced the nominations for the film categories at the 2023 Film Independent Spirit Awards. Multiverse-hopping adventure film Everything Everywhere All at Once  leads all films with eight nominations including best feature, director, lead actor for Michelle Yeoh, supporting actor for Ke Huy … Continue reading “Everything Everywhere All at Once leads Spirit Film noms”

Preymaker welcomes Julian Fitzpatrick and Will Mok

Creative and technology studio Preymaker, currently enjoying a successful film festival run with original short film BLUE which is one of the first created in the cloud using Unreal Engine’s real-time technology, is pleased to announce Julian Fitzpatrick and Will Mok have joined its growing team. Fitzpatrick is a Primetime Emmy-nominated visual effects artist agile across multiple … Continue reading “Preymaker welcomes Julian Fitzpatrick and Will Mok”

WOMEN IN FILM: Filmmaker Cindy Di Xin

China native Cindy Di Xin is an award-winning filmmaker who has written and directed six short films. She earned a master’s degree in film production with an emphasis in directing from Chapman University in Orange County, California, and The School of Visual Arts in New York City.  In the past three years, Cindy has been … Continue reading “WOMEN IN FILM: Filmmaker Cindy Di Xin”

MJZ, anti-gun campaigns from Burnett and BBDO win big at shots Awards

Last night, the shots Awards held The Americas Ceremony in Hollywood. Production company, MJZ, along with work anti-gun violence creative from Leo Burnett, BBDO and States United to Prevent Gun Violence came away the big winners. With the pandemic causing the previous last two awards shows to go digital-only, this celebration of creative campaigns from North and … Continue reading “MJZ, anti-gun campaigns from Burnett and BBDO win big at shots Awards”