Sony, Era

An extraordinary robot to spend the New Year with.

Humanity is counting down the last few seconds to the new century. A distant future. Things are profoundly different. The core of existence will never change.

Date: December 23, 2008
Role: Director
Production Company: Claw Films


Directed by Maurizio Zappettini

Production Company Claw Films
Produced by Virginia Georgiades
Cinematography by Ralph Messer
Production Designer Alex Fung

1st A.C. Michele Puricelli
2nd A.C. Stephen Cornacchia
3rd A.C. JP Caldeano
Camera Trainee Andrew Bradley
Gaffers Chris Stone, Gareth Brough
Grips Dave Amstrong, Mark Morley
Arri LED Background Operator William Dietrich
Set Designer Michael Mulligan
Set Builder Edward Barker, Jonathan Brann
Runner Kieran Brimson
Costume Designer Geri Spencer
Hair & Make-Up Tian Xu
Storyboard Alex Fung
Production Assistant Lauren Garner
Still Photographer Ed Salter
Music Composer Paul Turner
Edited by Quin Williams @ Marshall Street
Assitstant Editor Olly Stothert
VFX Supervisor Matthew Hotchkiss
VFX Producer Jasper Wolf
Flame Artist Kyle Obley
Shake Artist Stijn Waterman
Matte Painting Artist Marco Stalker
3D Artists Jasper Van Nieuwenhuizen, Roeland Veraart
Color Grading Martijn De Haas
Online Editing Jeroen Van Berkel
Sound Design Davide Favargiotti
Sound Mixing Paolo Piccardo


Claire Anstey
Kamay Lau
Josie Wadkin
Chris Rochester
Adam Lilley
Melanie Gillespie
Josie Anna-Louise Garness
Maddison Maria Croft