BAFTA Winning Photography South Riding
ClientBBC Drama
BroadcasterBBC One
DirectorsDiarmuid Lawrence
ProducerLisa Osborne
DoPAlan Almond BSC
ColouristThomas Urbye
CameraArri Alexa
Duration3 x 60 min
Transmission DateFeb 2011

Transmitted in February and March 2011, with full picture post carried out at The Look, epic 1930s period drama ‘South Riding’ was the first UK drama to shoot with the new Arri Alexa.

Returning to The Look, Alan Almond BSC lit the series beautifully and worked with our Colourist Thomas Urbye to achieve the correct tone for the piece. It subsequently won Alan a BAFTA for ‘Best Photography and Lighting’ in May.

Critically acclaimed, the series achieved over 6 million viewers throughout its run