There was massive cause for celebration at Monday night's British Arrows Craft Awards, which honors the individual craftsmanship behind the best television, online, outdoor and cinema commercials made by British production companies this year. MPC completed an unprecedented clean sweep collecting five major awards:
Gold for Best VFX for Dougal Wilson's moonwalking pony for Three Mobile, awarded to and collected by Josh King, Carsten Keller, Tim van Hussen, Tom Harding, Stefano Salvini & Jake Mengers.
Gold for Best CGI for Dougal Wilson's moonwalking pony for Three Mobile, proudly awarded to and collected by Carsten Keller, Tim van Hussen & Tom Harding.
Gold for Best Colourist for Jean-Clément Soret for Vodafone Kiss.
Silver for Best VFX awarded to and collected by Chris Allen, Franck Lambertz, Fabian Frank & Ryan Hadfield for Assassin's Creed IV, Black Flag, Defy.
A Fellowship Award for our Creative Head of Color Grading Jean-Clément Soret.
Graham Bird, Global MD MPC Advertising said of the wins: "Each of these Awards are an acknowledgement of everyone in the Advertising team, they celebrate the talent and effort made by everyone at MPC, not only those on stage last night, but everyone who has had a role to play pulling together and working as a team."
Jean-Clément's fellowship was presented early in the evening by Director Danny Boyle who he has worked with on movies including 28 Days Later, Slumdog Millionaire and Trance.