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Nominees For The 2017 Locations Managers Guild Intl. Awards Announced

We now interrupt the ongoing Award season to bring you – the Nominees for the Location Managers Guild International’s (LMGI) 4th Annual Awards!

The awards honor productions in feature films, television programs and commercials from around the globe, in which the creative use of filming locations enhances or helps to drive the storyline. The LMGI Awards also recognize outstanding service by Film Commissions for their support “above and beyond” during the production process.

Winners will be revealed during a formal ceremony on Saturday, April 8, 2017 in the Steven J. Ross Theater at Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank.


OUTSTANDING LOCATIONS IN A PERIOD TELEVISION SERIES The Crown – Pat Karam, Robert Bentley/LMGI • Game of Thrones – Matt Jones/LMGI, Naomi Liston/LMGI • The Man in the High Castle – Nicole Noelle Chartrand, Robert Murdoch • Stranger Things – Tony Holley/LMGI • Westworld Mandi Dillin/LMGI

OUTSTANDING LOCATIONS IN A CONTEMPORARY TELEVISION SERIES The Affair Sean Ilnseher • Better Call Saul, Season 2 – Christian Diaz de Bedoya • Bosch – Robert Paulsen, Paul Schreiber/LMGI • Goliath – Jason Kaplon/LMGI, Mike Barry/LMGI • The Night Manager – Tom Howard, Daniel Sampedro Palerm • Scandal – Veronique Vowell/LMGI

OUTSTANDING FILM COMMISSION Creative Scotland The BFGNevada Film OfficeJason BourneNew Mexico Film OfficeHell or High Water/PreacherNY State Governor’s Office of Motion Picture Development The Girl on the TrainRoyal Film Commission of JordanRogue One: A Star Wars Story

OUTSTANDING LOCATIONS IN A COMMERCIAL “Bulbs” (Macbook Pro) – David Doumeng/LMGI, Charlie Love/LMGI • “The Carpool to Rio” (Visa) – Heather Haase/LMGI, Ron Shino, Johnny Catrolli, Rob Darwin • “This Land is Your Land” (Johnnie Walker) – JJ Levine/LMGI, Will Brewster, Patrick Burn, Dana Hanby • “Rally” (O Organics) – Byll Williams/LMGI, Phill Kane/LMGI • “World’s Biggest Asshole” (PSA Donate Life) – Galidan Nauber/LMGI, Cale Hanks

OUTSTANDING LOCATIONS IN A PERIOD FILM Hacksaw Ridge – Edward Donovan • Hail, Caesar! – John Panzarella, Leslie Thorson/LMGI • Hidden Figures – Wes Hagan/LMGI, Dan Gorman/LMGI • Live by Night – JJ Hook/LMGI, Laura Bryant • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – Mark Somner, David O’Reilly/LMGI

OUTSTANDING LOCATIONS IN A CONTEMPORARY FILM Hell or High Water – Jonathan Slator/LMGI, Erik Keeling-Torrez • Jason Bourne – Chris Moore, Peter Martorano/LMGI • La La Land – Robert Foulkes/LMGI, Steve Beimler • Lion – Hugo Cran, Sandeep Rudra, Harsh Dave • Manchester by the Sea – Kai Quinlan, Alex Berard