BlackZebra – quality and professionalism for high demands.
BlackZebra is a young and innovative audio enterprise specialising in location sound for documentary films and advertisements produced on film set.
Capturing the facts, emotions and mood on set is particularly important in documentary films. This can be quite a challenge when there's is heavy background noise pressent. For this reason, optimal planning and implementation of location sound recordings is a pre-requisite for perfect realisation of the task. BlackZebra configures the most optimal sound technically possible at every location and in all acoustic conditions.
Creative advertising demands the finest technical implementation - one of BlackZebra's core competencies. Your product should not only appear in the best light, but be heard in the best sound. Optimised visual and sound guides customers to their intended purchase or product decision. Whether working with children, adults or imaginary figures, BlackZebra has a long and documented performance record of optimal implementation.
Responsible for the recordings of location sound for a Microsoft commercial, contracted by the production company Jung von Matt Play
Responsible for the recordings of location sound for a Samsung commercial, contracted by the production company Jung von Matt Play
Responsible for the recordings of location sound for a Post commercial, contracted by the company Swiss Post
Responsible for the recordings of location sound for a Migros commercial, contracted by the production company Jung von Matt Play
Responsible for the recordings of location sound for a UBS commercial, contracted by the production company Frame Eleven
Responsible for the recordings of location sound for a Unify & Swisscom commercial, contracted by the production company Maybaum Film
Responsible for the recordings of location sound for a ZVV commercial, contracted by the production company Markenfilm
Responsible for the recordings of location sound for a Chocolat Frey commercial, contracted by the production company EQAL
Responsible for the recordings of location sound for a Kieser Training commercial, contracted by the production company Markenfilm
Responsible for the recordings of location sound for a Swisslife commercial, contracted by the production company Markenfilm
Responsible for the recordings of location sound for a BFU commercial, contracted by the production company Maybaum Film
Jean-Michel Thomet’s side project entitled Task Horizon is an internationally acclaimed drum & bass act hailing from Switzerland
BlackZebra meets the expectations of the most demanding of projects relying on its depth of experience, creativity and professional equipment. BlackZebra handles all audio on film set and in the realisation of creative ideas.
The name behind BlackZebra is Jean-Michel Thomet, committing to your project with expertise, ideas and experience. In order to be able to implement an audio plan professionally, fundamental knowledge is required. The basis for such expertise is the professional training as a sound engineer. Jean-Michel Thomet graduated with distinction as an audio engineer at the SAE Institute Zurich (School of Audio Engineering) in 2015. Jean-Michel Thomet is currently employed as a lecturer for location sound at the SAE Institute Zurich.
BlackZebra is at home in the large region of Zug-Zurich, but projects are implemented both in Switzerland and abroad. For enquiries please fill out the contact form. Your requests will be answered as soon as possible. Offer requests are processed individually and are only available as whole-day or half-day orders. Fees are based on the SSFV guidelines (Schweizer Syndikat Film und Video) and equipment rental according to the price list of DMT (Dieter Meyer Tontechnik).
Jean-Michel Thomet’s main side project entitled Task Horizon is an internationally acclaimed drum & bass act hailing from Switzerland. Despite having released seminal material on some of the finest labels over the years, they set up Evolution Chamber Recordings, which provides an independent platform for their music. Jean-Michel Thomet can be found performing in clubs and festivals as a DJ for Task Horizon on the international circuit.
More information about Task Horizon can be found below.
6330 Cham, Schweiz
Mobile: + 41 79 956 80 20
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