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“None of us knew exactly what to expect. Reality surpassed
expectation. The artists, the technicians, the craftsmen were all
as I remembered them: first class. Professional, enthused and proud
to deliver their best. I owe them.”
Milos Forman, director, Amadeus
"All the artwork, huge train sets and the gimbal were
greatly completed and fully operational. Shooting at Barrandov
Studios will never stop with a perpetual engine."
Joon-ho Bong, director, Snowpiercer
“I always dreamed about shooting at Barrandov. I have to say
that I was pleasatly surprised by the skills of the Czech
production crew which is on the top world-class level. Simply
Agnieszka Holland, director, Burning Bush
"I have worked in practically all of the studios around the
world and I think this is one of the finest. Nowhere else could we
have made this film in the way we did here."
Roman Polanski, director, Oliver Twist
"I am simply fascinated by what Czech artists and craftsmen
accomplished. Rome was built on the soundstages and I even had my
own Sistine Chapel… and everything is so realistic.”
Oliver Hirschbiegel, director, Borgia
"Barrandov is wonderful studio with superb dressing rooms.
I' ve had a great time filming here."
Liam Neeson, Les Miserables
“The studio personnel was very courteous and helpful, also the
studio did everything possible to facilitate the requirements of
the production and especially Tom Cruise.”
Paul Hitchcock, producer, Paramount, Mission:
“Barrandov has shown exceptional professionalism and creativity
on this project, and we want to express our deepest thanks for an
Jeffrey S. Miller, Senior Vice President, Walt Disney
Motion Pictures Group, The Hunchback of Notre Dame
“One can certainly qualify you as real professionals, but you
were more than that to us. Your sound designer, your color timer,
all your technicians, the people in marketing and administration,
everybody, cared for our movie as if it was their own baby.
Everyone gave their heart and talent with generosity.”
Rock Demers, Producer, Dancing on the Moon
“We were particularly impressed with the quality of your film
lab and sound department. The fact that we were able to process at
Barrandov, with complete confidence, saved us considerable amounts
of money by not having to ship and process elsewhere.”
Michael McDonald Co-Producer, Allied Pinocchio Productions
LTD, The Adventures of Pinocchio
“I was very impressed with the Barrandov Studios. The staff
appeared to be knowledgeable and friendly and the facility was one
of the best I've seen in Europe.”
Jeff Coleman, Senior Vice President – Production, Metro
"The rendition of THE MATRIX is really excellent …this is
high quality music recording".
Don Davis, composer.
"I just played the new recording of my score to THE
VIKINGS: Bravo! Bravissimo!"
Mario Nascimbene, composer.
"…just wanted to thank you so much for your competent and
helpful lab facilities. Once again thank you for making VAN HELSING
and DOOM shooting in Prague seamless."
Greig McRitchie, Senior Vice-President, Feature Post
Production, Universal Studios
"We've made films throughout the world and Barrandov is
simply the best lab out there. The customer service is personal and
attentive and the work is outstanding."
Bob Ducsay, Producer, Van Helsing
“We are in the final stages of completing our project, A
Knight's Tale. I would like to take this opportunity to
personally thank you for the excellent service you have supplied to
us with. I look forward to returning to Prague and would not
hesitate to request your services on my future projects.”
Tim Van Rellim, producer, A Knight´s Tale
“Please accept our most sincere appreciation for the amazing job
Barrandov Labs did for this production during 19 grueling weeks...
But most especially, the quality of the dailies was consistently of
the highest standard and exceeds what we sometimes get from labs in
other major cities. Every aspect of the lab performance, and most
especially timing, consistently clean prints, telecine, and fast
turnaround, was of the first order. Thanks from all of us on
"Blade II" to all of you at Barrandov.”
Guillermo del Toro, director, Peter Frankfurt, producer,
Patrick Palmer, producer, Gabriel Beristain, director of
photography, Peter Amundson, editor