Our 20 studios, located near downtown Montreal, are designed to meet the needs of small, medium, and large film and television projects. Regardless of budget, equipment, and studio requirements, you will have access to our state-of-the-art technical facilities while benefiting from our turnkey services as well as our savvy, industry-leading technical teams.
MELS has always strived to offer its partners the best on the market. Virtual production is the latest addition to our portfolio. We offer you state-of-the-art facilities at the intersection of the virtual and digital worlds. You can count on our expertise and peerless service to support you throughout the creation process and to meet all your needs.
Whether your needs include live or delayed broadcasting, our team of experts specialize in the installation, operation, and management of HD mobile, 4K and robotic cameras. With 30 years of experience, we boast a service that is both customizable and flexible, as well as adaptable to any type of project.
We are the largest image and sound post-production facility in Montreal. Like you, our artists are creators and our technicians are passionate. Their mission? To fully lend their talents, creativity, and expertise into your film projects, TV movies, documentaries, series, variety shows, advertising, magazines and immersive projects.
Both creative and experienced, our marketing department concentrates all of their talents into ensuring that your marketing projects requiring image retouching and/or special effects, colourization, or motion design provide an impactful and memorable experience. In addition to optimizing production time, the proximity of our services helps to enhance efficiencies while streamlining creative feedback with artists.
For all types of content, formats, and distribution platforms: you can count on our expertise, experience, and commitment to excellence in both our technical equipment and operations – combined, these all play a role in ensuring that we meet the quality and production requirements of broadcasters around the world.
Our talent / Our expertise
"I am an image retoucher. I don’t transform an ambiance, I enhance it."Bio
“I sift carefully through the brief for each new film or TV project for a word that resonates, that will give me a handle on the idea behind the project, its spirit, its personality.”Bio
Like a hockey coach, I strive to ensure everyone is skating in the same direction and playing the same game.Bio
“I’m a creative techie, but you’ll never see me sacrifice creativity to technology.”Bio
"Like sound, music, and voices of the actors, colour plays a big role in the theatrics of films and series."Bio
"To be a sound mixer is to reinvent one’s self with each project, with each note, with each sound."Bio
"What excites me? Sound. And also the active participation in the narrative and pleasure of creating jointly."Bio
"Our greatest assets are people; not their working tools."Bio
Karim El Katari
“Colour grading animated images supports the director’s intention. It’s something that should be felt without being seen. I try to be a colour chameleon.”Bio