Mistika to be used on new Feature Film Torrente 5
Madrid, Spain, 20th January 2014 – One of Spain’s most prominent and established post production companies, Free Your Mind, has invested in another Mistika DI and Finishing 2K System. The purchase of a second Mistika system indicates their move to further reinforce the company’s current infrastructure to maximise on commercial and film production strengths. Equally at home at Free Your Mind making short-form commercials or long-form series, Mistika provides the most complete and extensive range of features that their skilled creatives need and enjoy making the most of. The Mistika systems are already an asset and help free-up creative time for compositors, colourists and digital artists.
Senior Partner at Free Your Mind Eduardo Jiménez states, “This second investment in Mistika reflects our ardent belief in SGO’s advanced award-winning technology and reveals how serious we are about its capabilities. Mistika truly is the best option for us as we continue to grow and we are proud to own a second system. We are impressed with how Mistika combines a familiar timeline-based editing and layering workspace seamlessly with colour grading and compositing tools that have been utilised on some of Spain’s most high-profile productions as well as the world’s biggest international blockbusters of our time. We are eager to expand Free Your Mind, and with another Mistika at the forefront of our service offerings, we look forward to a productive and successful future ahead.”
José Luis Acha, SGO’s Regional Sales Manager comments, “This is a very exciting time for Free Your Mind as they recognise that Mistika is the perfect system for them in a competitive sector and a vital component to help accelerate their growth strategy. With Mistika’s world-leading technology and advanced toolsets at their finger tips, they are sending out a clear message that they are a company that thinks ahead. SGO is proud to continue the warm relationship with Free Your Mind and supports them in all their creative and commercial decisions now, and in the future.”
Mistika’s unique capabilities include stunning colour grading toolsets, optical flow, RAW format and codec support, real-time performance, openness, speed, DCP creation, High Resolutions (UHD), unrivalled Stereo 3D and the ability to serve as a central hub for complex workflows.
Free Your Mind is associated with big brand name commercials, many of which have been directed by Alex de la Iglesia using Mistika, namely Vodafone Yu – Hugo Silva for sale, National Lottery, Gillette, Burger King, Verti, PlayStation Vita and many others. Feature films post produced using Mistika at Free Your Mind include Combustion directed by Daniel Carlparsoro for Zeta Audiovisual and Tres60 directed by Alex Ezkurdia for Bowfinger International. Other Spanish films using Mistika include La isla mínima and A night in old México.
About Free Your Mind
Free Your Mind is a motion graphics and post production house with 10 years of substantial experience behind them. The company has post produced over a dozen released films, along with several stunning commercials productions. The facility consists of many suites that offer services that cater for the entire post production process, from editing, compositing, colour grading through to sound and deliveries. The powerful new Mistika suites at Free Your Mind are available for real-time customer-attended sessions allowing for immediate professional client interaction.