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Tom Poole, Chief Creative Officer of Company 3, began his career in London at The Mill. He moved to the States in 2004, in order to help start The Mill New York telecine department. Three years later he joined Company 3 and has since become one of the industry’s most sought after commercial and feature colorists.
Poole has long standing collaborations with major directors such as Nicolas Winding-Refn, Derek Cianfrance, Steve McQueen, Scott Cooper and Bennett Miller. His commercial clients include Apple, Nike, Adidas, Under Armour, Mercedes, Audi, and Playstation.
Poole was recognized with two 2019 AICE awards for ‘Best Commercial Color Grading Over :90’ on National Lottery ‘Amazing Starts Here’ and ‘Best Music Video Color Grading’ for The Carters ‘Apes**t’. In 2017 Poole won the AICE ‘Best Commercial Color Grading Over :90’ award for Squarespace ‘John’s Journey’ and in 2016 the ‘Best Color Grading’ award for the Adidas ‘Future’ campaign.
In 2013, 2015, 2016 and 2017 he was recognized with the Hollywood Post Alliance award for Outstanding Color Grading in Commercials.
Poole’s feature credits include Drive, I Tonya, The Place Beyond The Pines, Foxcatcher, and the Academy Award-winning Best Picture winners 12 Years a Slave and Spotlight.
In 2017 Poole was accepted into the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.