Graded by Tom


After spending two years as an Online Editor, Tom worked with FilmLight for five years learning the ins and outs of Digital Intermediate. This included training colourists on Baselight and consulting on film and television workflows, whilst simultaneously developing his creative skills on freelance projects. He has much specialist experience scanning, grading and recording film, and integrating colour management and post production pipelines and schedules.

Credits include award winning films and projects, including London 2012 Opening Ceremony films directed by Danny Boyle, and Tom has completed DI work on dozens of feature films.

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Heals – A Love That Lasts

Commercial, 2016 Director: Can Evgin Agency: The Assembly Network VFX: Youngster Colourist: Tom Balkwill Capturing the timeless quality of a Heal’s piece, their new TV advert takes viewers on a journey through time. After all, fashions come and go but good design will always stay in style.

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Paradise Lost

Short Films, 2015 Directors — Jane Pollard & Iain Forsyth Colourist — Tom Balkwill Online Editor — Gareth Bishop Paradise Lost? is written by Kirk Lake, with original music by Warren Ellis. Featuring Sean Harris as Satan, Florence Pugh as Eve, Toby Sebastian as Adam and Henry Rollins as the […]

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A Love Worth Giving

Short Film, 2015 Director — James Newton Colourist — Tom Balkwill Online Editor — Gareth Bishop A Love Worth Giving tells the real-life story of newlyweds Sam and Luke – a young couple madly in love. But Sam has Cystic Fibrosis and her health is getting worse, her only hope […]

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EDIT

Directors — Jane Pollard & Iain Forsyth Producer — Katie Nicoll Colourist — Tom Balkwill Online Editor — Gareth Bishop EDIT is a unique collaboration between musician Joe McAlinden, visual artists Iain Forsyth & Jane Pollard and writer Martin McCardie. Performed live by McAlinden, this musical work evokes the energy […]

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