Encore’s Vancouver studio has named senior colorist Thor Roos VP of Business Strategy. Within the new role, Roos will focus on expanding Encore’s presence in Vancouver and will continue color grading select projects. Roos has been working in the Vancouver post industry for more than 20 years, and has been at Encore since 2012 when the Vancouver location was established.
Currently using Blackmagic Design’s DaVinci Resolve for his color work; he recently completed grading the first season of The Intruders for BBC America, ABC reality show The Quest and The Weinstein Company animated feature film Escape from Planet Earth, which was done in 3D as well as 2D. In addition to Encore, Roos has held various positions at Technicolor and Command Post.
“I look forward to building on my long-standing relationships and introducing clients to our well-honed 4K capabilities,” notes Roos.
The Vancouver arm of Encore is currently working on The Flash, Arrow and Once Upon a Time, among others television series.