Red Production & Consulting


Providing Red digital cinema:

  • technical expertise & consulting (including for camera, workflow, backup, data management, logistics, advice to directors and DPs, etc.)
  • production and post-production gear rental, centered around Red One camera with Mysterium-X sensor, the first in Hong Kong
  • trained crew (Red techs, DIT/data wranglers, 1st ACs, etc.)
  • viable end-to-end solutions for producers (to view, manage and process Red images)
  • dailies/rushes service (to iPhone, iPad, AppleTV, DVD, online)
  • overnight Red R3D debayering and rendering to ProRes & other formats via RedRocket
  • backup and archiving services to LTO-4 (800 GB) tapes
  • digital cinema services support (for non-HK productions)
  • end-to-end production services (in producer role)



Kanda River Productions
, run by filmmaker Dan Carew, is an indie film production company focused on digital cinema production and post-production. With
one of the first Red cameras in Asia (#1304), we are pioneers and thought leaders in shooting RAW on full-sized digital sensors and high-end 35mm
lenses and camera gear

Kanda River Productions has provided Red gear and consultancy to a small Hollywood movie by an A.S.C. member shot in China, shot their own short film on
Red (in 4 international festivals), shot numerous music videos and lectured on digital cinematography at HKAPA.

Kanda River Productions provides digital cinema services, support and training to filmmakers making the transition to Red: on Red camera, gear,
workflow, data wrangling, color-grading, post-production, DCP, and LTO backup. While not a rental house, we do rent out gear to trusted friends and

We have and know the latest and best Red gear for indies: (Mysterium-X Red, Epic, and Red Pro Primes, Red Rocket; Element Technica, DedoLights, Cool
Lights, Tangent Wave, Euphonics control surfaces, HP Dreamcolor, EasyRig, Matrox MXO2, etc.)
We are gurus on tech: e.g., iPhone/iPad (apps and for dailies),
Web 2.0 cloud collaboration, and online distribution.

Dan is also the moderator/convenor for the Hong Kong Red User Group which meets every approx. 6 weeks. Contact Dan directly to be added to our mailing list and find out about the next meeting.

Check out our FILMART 2010 brochure and price list:

Please contact me directly at or +852-9099-1329 to discuss.


Dan Carew (Hong Kong)
Twitter: KandaRiver