Many of South Africa’s most successful films and documentaries have completed their post-production at Refinery. We pride ourselves in the projects we have worked on, namely; the 2006 Academy award winner for best foreign film – Tsosti.
More recently Refinery has been the preferred post production house for films like The Wound, South Africa’s recent foreign language film Oscar Nomination.  Samson, a full 4K post finish for international distribution and Five Fingers for Marseille’s, making waves as South Africa’s first genre Western film.
Post-production services including your full digital intermediate & colour grading, visual effects, and  sound.  Mastering to the big screen and small screen for both international and local distribution.
For television series, be it drama or reality, we design an innovative solution and manage the process from set to final stations TX and on-boarding anywhere in the world. Our studios are located in Cape Town as well as Johannesburg We consistently work outside the South African borders creating partnerships around the world.
Our infrastructure is carefully engineered to manage everything from high-volume reality style television shows to high-end 4K television.
We understand the importance of meeting the deadline and delivering to the highest possible standards.  All shows undergo rigorous quality control. Our extensive post production expertise allows us to make a meaningful and valuable contribution to the supply chain. Our role is to create optimised, efficient as well as budget relative post production solutions.
  • VFX

    Wire Removal
    Set Extensions
    Matte Painting
    Green Screen Composites
    VFX Pipeline Management
    On Set Supervision

  • DIT & Dailies

    Onset Colour Timed Dailies
    Mobile or Lab solutions
    Media Management
    Clearance Backups
    Preview Sites
    High Speed Uploads
    Intricate Workflow Experience

  • Sound

    Award Winning Mixers and Sound Designers
    Complete Sound Solutions
    Full Protools HD Suites
    Sound Effects / Music Library
    5.1 mixing
    ISDN & Source Connect
    International ADR

  • Offline, Online & Grading

    Workflow Customization
    Latest Software Versions
    AVID, Final Cut Pro, Premier
    Shared Storage Solutions
    Piping to Baselight
    Resolve Grading Suites

  • Mastering & Deliveries

    Ensure International
    Delivery Specs
    All Formats
    Ensure QC Pass
    Close Collaboration with
    Distributors / Sales Agents