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PRODUCTION DIARY NO.40 [HD]

"WELSH PREMIER"

Directed & Edited by Lexi Kiddo
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore
Duration: 5m 14secs

The Epic 5 year journey concludes with a final trip back to North Wales for the Welsh Premiere of Hawk and a guest appearance on BBC Wales Tonight.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.39 [HD]

"BAFTA WORLD PREMIERE"

Directed & Edited by Lexi Kiddo
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore
Duration: 5m 32secs

After 4 and a half years in post production Hawk finally gets it’s World Premiere at the BAFTA Building in Piccadilly, the home of British Cinema.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.38 [HD]

"POSTER DESIGN"

Directed & Edited by Lexi Kiddo
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore
Duration: 4m 52secs

Illustrator Dave Gaskin talks us through his process of designing the Hawk illustrated poster. 

 

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.37 [HD]

"HAWK DOES PINEWOOD"

Edited by Matthew Jones
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore
Duration: 1m 58secs

Hawk travels to Pinewood Studios - Theatre 7 - for our theatrical finishing day - the 1st chance the team had to hear the film in full 5.1 surround sound in a proper cinema environment. Watch and find out how they very nearly, almost finished the film....

 

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.36 [HD]

"COLOUR GRADING HAWK"

Shot, Edited by Matthew Jones
Duration: 4m 2secs

Featuring Colourist Tim Waller and documents the 5 day colour grade carried out at Molinare on their Filmlight Baselight colour grading system.

 

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.35 [HD]

"VFX PART 2"

Edited by Matthew Jones
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore
Duration: 6m 27secs

LIVE Hawks are wonderful actors, but some things you just cannot get them to do, which is why we called in Louis, Jon, and Rhys to create a bespoke CG (Computer Generated) Hawk to fill in for the Live ones when the shot demanded a little more....Find out all about it as we go behind the scenes on the Hawk VFX...

 

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.34 [HD]

"VFX PART 1"

Edited by Matthew Jones
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore
Duration: 3m 58secs

Meet some of our wonderfully hard working VFX team - Hugh McDonald, Louis Du Mont, Emma Clifton (from sunny Brisbane Australia!) Jon Reidy & Rhys Jones as they chat through the demands of the Hawk Visual Effects Shots - all 170+ of them.

 

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.33 [HD]

"CREATING THE HAWK"

Edited by Matthew Jones
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore
Duration: 5m 3secs

LIVE Hawks are wonderful actors, but some things you just cannot get them to do, which is why we called in Louis, Jon, and Rhys to create a bespoke CG (Computer Generated) Hawk to fill in for the Live ones when the shot demanded a little more....Find out all about it as we go behind the scenes on the Hawk VFX...

 

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.32 [HD]

"ANNA SNOW / SOPRANO"

Shot, Edited and Directed by Matthew Jones
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore
Duration: 2m 57secs

Meet the Hawk score Soprano singer Anna Snow, as we go behind the scenes of a recording session with Composer Stuart Hancock to reveal how she also doubled up to add some mysterious sound design and haunting vocal callings from beyond the grave...

 

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.31 [HD]

"CATRIN FINCH"

Edited by Matthew Jones
Music Composed by Stuart Hancock
11th January 2008
Duration: 2m 25secs

Back to Wales yet again - this time to record the world famous Harp Soloist
Catrin Finch for the Hawk original score.

 

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.30 [HD]

"THE SERENDIPITY CHOIR"

Edited by Matthew Jones
Music Composed by Stuart Hancock
14th September 2007
Duration: 3m 15secs

The team travel to Cardiff we go to record the Serendipity Choir for the Hawk
original score.

 

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.29 [HD]

"THE BRATISLAVA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA"

Edited by Matthew Jones
Music Composed by Stuart Hancock
14th September 2007
Duration: 6m 55secs

The team travel to Slovakia to record the orchestral elements for the original
Hawk score.

 

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.28 [HD]

"SCORING HAWK"

Edited by Matthew Jones
4th August 2007
Duration: 4m 19secs

Composer Stuart Hancock starts his work on the orchestral score for Hawk. 

 

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.27 [HD]

"ONE FAT WEEKEND"

Edited by Matthew Jones
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore
21st April 2007
Duration: 2m 23secs

An intensive 2 days of ADR (Automated Dialogue Replacement) with our 3 main actors squeezed alongside HD interviews with the key Heads of Department for the Making of documentary to be released alongside the film.

 

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.26 [HD]

"DEEP IN POST"

Edited by Matthew Jones
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore
28th February 2007
Duration: 1m 48secs

The team sets about importing and exporting media for the visual effects artists to start work on.

 

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.25 [HD]

"THE ART OF FOLEY"

Edited by Matthew Jones
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore
3rd February 2007
Duration: 2m 5secs

The Foley Artists tell us about their skills.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.24 [HD]

"PICK UPS PART 2: RETURN TO WALES"

Edited by Matthew Jones
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore
15th September 2006
Duration: 2m 46secs

A skeleton crew journey back to North Wales for 2 days to get some much needed picks ups....

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.23 [HD]

"PICK UPS PART 1: CHICK FLICK!"

Edited by Matthew Jones
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore
August 2006
Duration: 2m 32secs

There were no baby Hawk chicks in season during the original shoot in October 2005. So they had to seek one out.....

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.22 [HD]

"FINAL CUT?"

Edited by Matthew Jones
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore
3rd August 2006
Duration: 3m 38secs

Having frustrating problems with editing kit can slow the film-making process down.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.21 [HD]

"CANNES 2006"

Edited by Matthew Jones
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore
20th May 2006
Duration: 1m 48secs

The guys go to Cannes with their trailer to try and raise some more funds as well as having fun in Cannes./p>

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.20 [HD]

"GRADING TRAILER 1"

Edited by Matthew Jones
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore

19th May 2006
Duration: 3m 47secs

Editors Gareth Parry and Kristian Whitlock talk about the HD conforming stage of Hawk.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.19 [HD]

"GRADING TRAILER 1"

Edited by Matthew Jones
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore

1st March 2006
Duration: 3m 29secs

Joss Flores talks about grading Hawk the trailer.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.18 [HD]

"ROUGH CUT STAGE"

Edited by Matthew Jones
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore

1st February 2006
Duration: 1m 8secs

Producer Matthew Jones and Director M J McMahon talk about getting through the first rough cut stage.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.17 [HD]

"BAFTA WORLD PREMIERE"

Shot, Edited and Directed by Neil Copland
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore

21st October 2005
Duration: 1m 17secs

The guys go to try and film an aerial shot, but the British weather will play a part in this attempt.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.16 [HD]

"MORE HASTE LESS SPEED"

Shot, Edited and Directed by Neil Copland
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore
21st October 2005
Duration: 1m 19secs

It’s the last day of the shoot and an actor has to leave and there is still one more shot to get with him.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.15 [HD]

"UP AGAINST IT"

Shot, Edited and Directed by Neil Copland
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore

2oth October 2005
Duration: 1m 30secs

Crew is going a little mad up in the Welsh mountains.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.14 [HD]

"PROSTHETICS & ALEXANDRA’S BUM BAG"

Shot, Edited and Directed by Neil Copland
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore

19th October 2005
Duration: 59secs

Two short tales intertwined one about special FX and the other a bum bag.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.13 [HD]

"THE EDITOR’S VIEW"

Shot, Edited and Directed by Neil Copland
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore

18th October 2005
Duration: 1m 15secs

Editor James Carter talks us through the process of editing.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.12 [HD]

"FLYING THE HAWKS"

Shot, Edited and Directed by Neil Copland
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore

17th October 2005
Duration: 47secs

Prepping a cool shot showing the Hawk landing on the hero’s hand.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.11 [HD]

"RECORDING SOUND"

Shot, Edited and Directed by Neil Copland
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore

16th October 2005
Duration: 1m 14secs

Sound recording with Sound Recordist Ryan Chandler.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.10 [HD]

"HAWK WITH A VIEW"

Shot, Edited and Directed by Neil Copland
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore

15th October 2005
Duration: 1m 14secs

A nice moody piece capturing the concentration of film-making.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.09 [HD]

"SIX BIRDS"

Shot, Edited and Directed by Neil Copland
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore

14th October 2005
Duration: 1m 13secs

John Akerman from The Falconry Centre talks about the Hawks and what they can do.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.08 [HD]

"SOME OF THE CREW"

Shot, Edited and Directed by Neil Copland
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore

13th October 2005
Duration: 1m 13secs

A selection of the cool Hawk crew.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.07 [HD]

"SPECIAL EFFECTS"

Shot, Edited and Directed by Neil Copland
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore

12th October 2005
Duration: 1m 15secs

Special effects with guys from Artem.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.06 [HD]

"HAWKING IN THE RAIN"

Shot, Edited and Directed by Neil Copland
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore

11th October 2005
Duration: 1m 15secs

Problems with locations getting flooded and trying to find new locations.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.05 [HD]

"CASTLE OF THE CROWS"

Shot, Edited and Directed by Neil Copland
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore

10th October 2005
Duration: 1m 17secs

The crew take on another tough challenge of getting a few shots before the daylight goes on the Castle of the Crows.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.04 [HD]

"SNOWDON 1 – HAWK 0"

Shot, Edited and Directed by Neil Copland
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore

9th October 2005
Duration: 1m 17secs

The crew go up a Snowdon mountain and learn how tough it is to film in tough conditions.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.03 [HD]

"NEW ARRIVALS"

Shot, Edited and Directed by Neil Copland
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore

8th October 2005
Duration: 1m 18secs

New team members arrive on location in preparation for the shoot.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.02 [HD]

"SHOOT DAY 2 PRODUCTION DESIGN"

Shot, Edited and Directed by Neil Copland
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore

7th October 2005
Duration: 1m 25secs

This diary focuses on Production Designer Emma Lo Gatto design of the main characters home known as ‘The Shelter’.

PRODUCTION DIARY NO.01 [HD]

"THE JOURNEY BEGINS"

Shot, Edited and Directed by Neil Copland
Music Composed and Performed by Andy Moore

6th October 2005
Duration: 5m 54secs

This is the first out of 40 production diaries chronicling the making of Hawk a short film with epic aspirations. This video concentrates on the travelling to North Wales and getting the production up and running.