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Company 3 provides high-end post production services to feature film, commercial & music video, entertainment television and digital re-mastering clients. We are home to one of the largest and most talented pools of colorists and visual effects artists wo
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Stefan Sonnenfeld, Founder and President of Company 3 and CEO of Deluxe Creative Services, is a trusted collaborator of some of the world's best filmmakers.
He is an artist of rare talent and a major contributor to the momentous creative, technical, and business-oriented changes that are sweeping the post-production industry today.
is among a handful of artists who has championed the power of color grading to tell stories and communicate emotion.
Described by NPR as a "da Vinci of the movies," Sonnenfeld
has applied his
skills as a colorist to many of the most acclaimed and popular features of the past decade: Imitation Game, Lone Survivor, Star Trek: Into Darkness, the Transformers series, Pirates of the Caribbean (I, II & III), 300, and Blue Jasmine, to name a few.
Sonnenfeld grew up in Los Angeles and studied business at Boston University.
A summer job delivering dailies for the TV series Miami Vice sparked his
interest in post production.
He began his career with Image Transform and became a colorist at The Post Group.
At Pacific Ocean Post
in the 1990s, he
was among the most sought after colorists of commercials and music videos, forging close relationships with the industry's top directors and cinematographers.
In 1997, Sonnenfeld founded Company 3.
As many commercial directors made the transition to long-form work, Sonnenfeld
became increasingly involved in grading feature films, helping to pioneer the digital intermediate process.
At the same time, he
built Company 3
into a national powerhouse, with an unrivaled reputation for excellence in color grading and other post production services.
In 2007, Entertainment Weekly
to its list of "50 Smartest People in Hollywood.
"This move signals the rapidly changing ...
"This move signals the rapidly changing way movies are being made," said Stefan Sonnenfeld, president of Company 3 and Deluxe Creative Services.
Stefan Sonnenfeld to head ...
Stefan Sonnenfeld to head Deluxe's new creative services division - December 9, 2014
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Stefan Sonnenfeld, president of Deluxe Creative Services, said.
Stefan Sonnenfeld - SVP, Ascent Media Group; President and Managing Director, Company 3
, SVP Ascent Media Group
SVP, Ascent Media Group; President and Managing Director, Company 3
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, CA
Career History: Stefan
oversees the features and commercials business for Ascent Media's
Creative Services segment including Company 3
, Beast and Rushes UK
In addition to his role for Ascent Media, Stefan is President and Managing Director of Company 3, a company he co-founded in 1997.
Today it occupies a dominant position in feature and commercial post-production, particularly in the area of telecine.
oversees all aspects of Company 3
, including the hiring of some of the finest colorists in the industry, the design and technical innovation involved in the creation and maintenance of the state-of-the-art color grading suites and business development.
Stefan remains active as a colorist and is among the most sought after professionals in his field.
works on many of the most prestigious and challenging feature and television projects in the business.
Prior to the founding of Company 3, Stefan worked as a colorist at Pacific Ocean Post in Santa Monica.
In 2007 he
was named one of the 50 Smartest People in Hollywood by Entertainment Weekly