David Reviews

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FREEFOLK BECOME NEW YORK FOLK

Freefolk are ready to embark on their US adventure as they open their New York office.

With everything in place at 520 Broadway, the studio formerly known as Finish are now ready to do business across the pond. The post-production house now have branches in SoHo as well as Soho.

Lead colourist, Paul Harrison, is heading up the charge having made himself at home in the Big Apple. Co-founder Jason Watts will boost his air miles stash by regularly flying between London and New York.

Inside Freefolk's new abode.  

They’ve also chosen wisely with their American contingent. Executive Producer Celia Williams has plenty of agency experience, but it’s post-production where her ambitions lie.

Williams says: “I’m one of the few people who truly loves managing and mentioning people, but I also love learning.

“Moving between roles and disciplines within this industry has provided me with constant sources of new knowledges and capabilities.”


Bringing Freefolk to New York is an incredibly exciting adventure.

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As for Watts, he believes Freefolk’s domestic success bodes well for their crack at the US market: “Bringing Freefolk to New York is an incredibly exciting adventure. The city is full of energy and enthusiasm, which perfectly matches our ethos.”

Freefolk are keen to maintain standards on both sides of the Atlantic, so US clients will enjoy the same high-end services from colour grading to VFX, and much more in between. Let’s see if it’s another Broadway hit.

For more on Freefolk NYC, email Celia Williams at celia@freefolk.com. For all UK enquiries, speak to Fi Kilroe on 020 7734 9110.

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