Being Eileen

BBC BBC1 04.02.13

Full post production on 6 x 30 minute series for BBC 1. Being Eileen is a heart-warming comedy starring Sue Johnston which follows the lives of the large, close-knit and dysfunctional Lewis family from Birkenhead, Merseyside.

Perry Gibbs used the Nucoda Film Master to make the grey rainy northern exteriors appear warmer and more appealing. This meant as well as warming and brightening in the grade, highlight detail which was captured by the LOG-C (Arri Alexa Camera acquisition) could then be keyed through the graded images to recover skies to which colour could be added to further enhance the pictures.