Our company is comprised of passionate, intelligent, writers that love writing!
At the core of our production team are wise, relevant, strategic producers that live and breathe ‘storytelling.’
Coal Harbour Pictures was originally built with the dream of picture editing some of the next generation’s finest films, we are a creative firm that loves editing and is home to a team of great editors.
Based in Vancouver, BC, Coal Harbour Pictures opened up shop, January 2015 poised and positioned as an elite micro Independent Film Production Studio and content development firm, our mission is to create and develop compelling, vibrant, and meaningful stories for all media and broadcast platforms including Network Television, Theatrical Feature Films, and Documentary Mini Series.
As we have a special place in our heart for animation storytelling, Coal Harbour Pictures also houses an Animation Development Division, creating Animated Theatrical Features and Series for Television.
Greek: κίνημα, kinema
“movements” and γράφειν, graphein “to record”
1. The art or science of motion picture photography.
2. It is the technique of film photography, including both the shooting and development of the film.
You have a feature –film idea, or a television series concept, but you’re not a writer. We develop content, we’ll help you take your idea and develop a script that you can then take into the next stage of development.
Your draft is strong, but you’re just not sure and need some rewrite notes, okay sure! We’ll help you get the right story development assistance and notes based on your desired funding region or distribution market. If you have a Hollywood mega –hit, get story notes from a local script reader that can help get your project funded and produced based on what’s current and relevant.
If you don’t have an accurate budget for you project, how will you secure the proper financing and get it off the ground. We can help you go through your current draft and build a budget that fits your overall vision and goal, give yourself the peace of mind that you have enough funds to deliver your film to your distributors.
If your production can be filmed in British Columbia, we’ll help you set up your production’s legal and corporate affairs properly with local unions and governing bodies to qualify for applicable tax incentives.
Give your film the opportunity to really shine with great sound design. Specifying, acquiring, manipulating or generating audio elements that help you tell your story. We’ll help you create a world with sound that supports your story and helps you achieve your overall goal.
The very definition of “workflow” can be difficult to define, allow us to help you figure out the best process and equipment needed for your production to acquire, manipulate, and broadcast the best digital image possible. We design and build based on your final format goals and vision for your project.
If your workflow is designed and your key post production creatives are in place allow us to keep the team communicating clearly and ensure that your production is on schedule for delivery deadlines and proper output requirements.
Special effects can be costly and very scary, we’ll help you build SFX plans to achieve awesome moments in your story. Proper planning in pre –production can yield amazing results within your productions budget.
Finishing color grade is an important part of your post workflow design and the final look of your film, bring us on to help you ensure that the look of the film matches the highest industry standards and enhances the digital imaging to make your film sparkle with beauty and depth.
Everybody’s a filmmaker today.
Spend the time fleshing out your concept and ideas, then create an amazing script.
Plan and prepare so you can realize your vision and achieve your goals.
Put the right team together to make sure your story is executed and produced correctly.
Maximize the creative potential and extremely fun process that post can be as you finish your masterpiece.
Share your story with the world!
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I realize that you (and your staff) are in the production and/or management of material for motion picture, television and/or other media and, as such, are likewise engaged in the search for material and literary properties and the development of ideas, stories and suggestions for exploitation in any and all entertainment media which said production or management necessitates. Such material, ideas or suggestions may relate to format, theme, characterizations, treatments and/or means of exploiting a production based on such ideas and suggestions once completed.
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I realize that you may have had access to and/or may have independently created or have had created ideas, themes, formats and/or other materials which may be similar to the theme, plot, idea, format or other element of the material now being submitted by me, and I agree that I will not be entitled to any compensation by reason of the use by you of such similar material
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