Wolf Hall, Fortitude sound teams among RTS Award nominees

The Royal Television Society (RTS) has announced the shortlist for the RTS Craft & Design Awards 2014-2015.

The Awards, spread over 27 categories, recognise the huge variety of skills and processes involved in programme production.

The audio teams behind psychological thriller series Fortitudewhich relied on Encore for audio post services – and six-part historical drama Wolf Hall are among the nominees in the Sound – Drama category – both shows are shortlisted for multiple awards. Fortitude will also compete in the Design – Titles and Effects – Special categories, while Wolf Hall has been recognised for Editing and Photography as well.

The full list of finalists for the two Sound Awards is as follows:

Sound – Drama

Sound Team, Wolf Hall, Company Pictures/Playground Entertainment for BBC Two
Jim Goddard, Stuart Hilliker, Dan Green & Alastair Widgery, Black Mirror: White Christmas, Zeppotron for Channel 4
Sound Team, Fortitude, Fifty Fathoms/Tiger Aspect Productions for Sky Atlantic

 Sound – Entertainment & Non Drama Productions

Mike Hatch, Matt Skilton & Tony Burke, LA Traviata: Love, Death And Divas, Reef TV for BBC Two
Nick Fry, David Runciman & Oscar Bloomfield-Crowe, The 7/7 Bombing Survivors’ Stories, STV Productions for ITV
Kate Hopkins, Tim Owens, Will Slater & Graham Wild, Shark, BBC Natural History Unit for BBC One

The RTS Craft & Design Awards are chaired by Cheryl Taylor, controller of CBBC, and the winners will be announced at a ceremony hosted by comedian Susan Calman on Monday 30 November 2015 at the London Hilton Park Lane.