Full Post on 3 x 60 min series for Channel 4
Poppy Lodge care home in the Midlands has an experimental way of helping those suffering from dementia, they don’t seek to correct the reality that the residents, who have dementia, but instead choose to embrace it and recreate their memories from long ago.
Sonny Sheridan graded the series using the Nucoda Film Master, creating an atmosphere that reflects the programmes focus which affects so many people’s lives. Sheridan brought warm colours to the pallet but also imparted a vibrant feel, by using brightness regions and saturation. Moreover, he used soft defocus and vingettes to draw the audience eye to specific areas of the frame.
George Winfield completed the online in Avid Symphony and Dave McGrath mixed the audio in Pro Tools HD11