DETROIT, July 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Juan Carlos Gonzalez, the owner of Illumiret Productions, is pleased to announce that the documentary Acres of Diamonds: The Story of the Knight Arts Challenge in Detroit that his company co-produced has been awarded an Emmy in the Arts and Entertainment category. Gonzalez was also the official cinematographer and colorist for Acres of Diamonds.
The 30 minute documentary highlights local artists' projects that received challenge funding from the Knight Foundation that allowed them to turn their ideas into reality. Every year, the Knight Foundation invites the Detroit community to submit their best ideas for the arts through a grants process. In the last two years alone, the Knight Foundation granted close to $5 million to fund 114 arts projects in Detroit. Acres of Diamonds captures the artists' journeys and was named from Dwight Stackhouse's story about Detroit told at a Secret Society of Twisted Storytellers performance.
Illumiret Productions, which provides their services world-wide, is incredibly proud of the work they provided on the documentary.
"One of our philosophies is that every shot should tell a story," says Gonzalez. "We like to incorporate our sense of classical photography into the composition of moving images. We specialize in creative post production- ensuring cohesive content that has a strong narrative flow and consistency."
From story production and creative film editing to cinematography and color grading, Illumiret Productions is setting a standard in the film production industry. To date, the company has served more than 250 clients. Illumiret Productions has also recently launched their new website, which provides an overview of their expertise, services and portfolio. To learn more and view the new site, visit Illumiret.com.
About Illumiret Productions
Illumiret Productions is a production and post-production film company. The company provides service to clients looking for editorial work in commercials, documentaries, films and digital content, as well as production services.
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