The Spanish Tate Aráez, head of locations of Game of Thrones in Spain in the seventh season, wins the LMGI award of television series
The Location Managers Guild International (LMGI) announced the winners of its 5th Annual Location Managers Guild International Awards at the Alex Theatre in Glendale, California.
The Television Series winners were Tate Aráez Guzmán LMGI, Robert Boake LMGI and Matt Jones LMGI, for GAME OF THRONES filmed in Northern Ireland, Spain, Iceland and other locations and OZARK (shot in seven areas in Atlanta).
The LMGI Awards spotlight international features, television and commercials in which the creative use of filming locations set the tone, enrich the character and enhance the narrative. The black-tie awards ceremony and reception took place at the Alex Theatre in Glendale before an audience of 500, including LMGI members, industry executives and press.
The Location Managers Guild International (LMGI) is an organization of experienced career professionals in the Motion Picture, Television, Commercial and Print production industries. LMGI members are dedicated to the establishment of professional standards of personal conduct, safety on the set and business ethics. They support the formation of strong links with business members, governmental agencies and local communities. The Guild promotes awareness of the goals and achievements of members to the general public and within the industry through creative, educational and philanthropic programs. The LMGI was founded in 2003 as, non-profit corporation as the LMGA and rebranded in 2016 to reflect its growing International membership. The LMGI is not a labor union, it does not represent Location Managers/Scouts in wage or working condition negotiations.
More information: http://locationmanagers.org/5th-annual-lmgi-awards-winners/
Photo Tate Aráez with the prize: @Diario Sur / Photo Game Of Thrones: @HBO