Anvil Award for Best Broadcast/Cinema Single

We are proud to have another project we helped out on win an award this past weekend at the annual Ad Rodeo Awards in Calgary.  Congratulations to our friends at Fulcrum Communications for winning the “Best TV Broadcast Commercial” for LUX Windows “Rancher” spot.  This project was especially unique due to the voice of Devon Bolton…just glad he didn’t hurt himself holding his adam’s apple still while recording!… Read More



5 “Rosie” Nominations

We have been very fortunate to work with many great storytellers, and on many quality projects in 2017.  It makes us especially proud that 5 of these projects have been nominated for “Rosies” at this year’s Alberta Media Production Industries Association (AMPIA) Awards Show.

 

http://ampia.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2018-Rosie-Finalist-List.pdf

 

At The Forge Audio Company, we are passionate about audio post, and take immense care and pride in how we apply our craft.  As a result, we are especially humbled that all 5 nominations this year are for “Best Overall Sound”.

Thanks to the teams that helped out on these projects, congratulations to all, and good luck at the show!… Read More


consume

“Consume”

A residential school survivor struggles to feed his family and protect his ancestral land as he fights against the evil impulses of the Wendigo Spirit that wants to bring about his destruction.  This dark short film for Bravofact by our friends Julian Black Antelope and Mike Peterson is based on a true story, and challenged us to forge sound design for 2 worlds…reality…and spirit…creating a haunting atmosphere where reasonable choices blur, and definitely are not what you would expect.  Beware of the Wendigo spirit!

 

Join us at CIFF Sunday September 24 @ 9:30 PM at Cineplex Eau Claire,
and 
Wednesday September 27 @ 7:45PM at Cineplex Eau Claire

 

https://www.calgaryfilm.com/films/2017/consume

 

Credits:

Written by and Starring Julian Black Antelope

Directed by Michael Peterson

Produced by Julian Black Antelope, Michael Peterson, Lars Lehmann

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“Fake Blood”

This docu-thriller about two filmmakers who go down a rabbit hole of violent criminals and their victims, as they pursue a filmmaker’s responsibility in portraying violence on screen, was a blast to work on, and a thrill ride to watch!

 

Join us at CIFF for the World Premier of Fake Blood Thursday Sep 28th at 10:15 at the Globe Theatre, and a second screening Saturday Sept 30 at Noon at Eau Claire Cineplex 4.

 

https://www.calgaryfilm.com/films/2017/fake-blood

 

Credits:

Directed by Rob Grant
Produced and Written by Michael Peterson, Rob Grant, Mike Kovac
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“Made With Love” Teaser

This web series by our friend and filmmaker Justine Stevens, is about a young group of LGBTQ friends, and their successes and failures surrounding a unique idea for a clothing line. The relationships they build both inside, and outside of their community, are a fresh look at what it is like to survive in today’s modern, complex, world. Open your heart, and your mind, and enjoy the ride!

 

Credits
Writer/Producer/Director – Justine Stevens… Read More