Thursday, 10 October 2013

Carry On Printing, Mr Bond (Pinewood Studios)

One of our recent jobs was for Pinewood Studios, home to many famous films since the 1930s including the Carry On series, James Bond and over 150 other films and TV productions. To name but a few:
  • Talk of the Devil (1939)
  • The Blue Lagoon (1949)
  • Genevieve (1953)
  • Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968)
  • Superman (1978)
  • Batman (1989)
  • Mission: Impossible (1996)
  • The Fifth Element (1997)
  • Love Actually (2003)
  • Charlie & the Chocolate Factory (2005)
  • Mamma Mia (2008)
  • Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows parts 1 & 2 (2010/11)
  • Hugo (2011)
  • Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger tides (2011)
  • Les Misérables (2012)
  • The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
  • The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
  • The Hobbit: There & Back Again
We were busily printing imitation antique tiles for a film set, using our new ultra-violet flatbed printer - but we can’t tell you any more than that. We can show you a peek at the tiles, though, if you click on the link. Be sure to watch out for them on the silver screen! 
(E&OE)