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Wednesday, Sep. 22, 2021
Facebook's Chief Technology Officer Mike Schroepfer is stepping down from the social media company, taking on a part-time role while longtime executive Andrew Bosworth will replace him next year... read more
Wednesday, Sep. 22, 2021 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
Melvin Van Peebles, the groundbreaking filmmaker, playwright and musician whose work ushered in the "blaxploitation" wave of the 1970s and influenced filmmakers long after, has died. He was 89. In... read more
Wednesday, Sep. 22, 2021 | SHOOTonline
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) --
Big Tech companies that operate around the globe have long promised to obey local laws and to protect civil rights while doing business. But when Apple and Google capitulated to Russian demands and... read more
Wednesday, Sep. 22, 2021 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
Most TV dramas try to tell stories over a few years with maybe half a dozen central characters. The new series "Foundation" is a bit more ambitious — try 400 years and 25 million worlds. To say it's... read more
Wednesday, Sep. 22, 2021 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
The International Cinematographers Guild (IATSE Local 600) together with ICG Magazine will host their seventh “Deep Dive” online discussion on September 26, from 10 am to 11.30 am (PDT) uniting the... read more
Wednesday, Sep. 22, 2021 | SPW
Adelaide, South Australia --
Rising Sun Pictures recreated Chicago’s iconic Cabrini-Green housing project, exactly as it appeared in 1992, for Candyman, the new horror film from director Nia DaCosta, producer Jordan Peele and... read more
Tuesday, Sep. 21, 2021 | SPW
NEW YORK --
WaterBear, the free streaming-for-impact platform dedicated to the future of our planet, announces the release of its first WaterBear Original feature documentary YOUTH UNSTOPPABLE. Directed and... read more
Wednesday, Sep. 22, 2021 | SPW
NEW YORK --
Sound Lounge, New York City’s longest-running independent provider of sound and mixing services for advertising, television, podcasts, and feature films has announced Dana Villarreal as senior... read more
Wednesday, Sep. 22, 2021 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Emerald Pictures has signed Russian director Alexander Alexandrov for U.S. representation spanning commercials and branded content. Already well-established as a cinematographer, Alexandrov has... read more
Wednesday, Sep. 22, 2021 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
Technicolor Creative Studios, home to a collective of award-winning entertainment, advertising, and experiential marketing companies, has announced the launch of a series of Creative Hubs across the... read more
Wednesday, Sep. 22, 2021 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Production house JOJX has added director Johnny Green to its talent roster for U.S. representation. He is no stranger to the L.A.-based company, having helmed some projects there this year prior to... read more
Tuesday, Sep. 21, 2021 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
Jake Gyllenhaal was driving when a COVID-19 supervisor called and told him to pull the car over. This was in November 2020, when U.S. cases were skyrocketing and Gyllenhaal was days away from... read more
Tuesday, Sep. 21, 2021 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
The Cinema Audio Society will honor multiple CAS, Oscar®, and BAFTA winner and nominee sound mixer Paul Massey, CAS with its highest accolade, the CAS Career Achievement Award, to be presented at the... read more
Tuesday, Sep. 21, 2021 | SHOOTonline
PHOENIX (AP) --
Latinos are perpetually absent in major newsrooms, Hollywood films and other media industries where their portrayals — or lack thereof — could deeply impact how their fellow Americans view them,... read more
Tuesday, Sep. 21, 2021 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
Millions of people will get a chance to get to know the shy, teenager Evan Hansen this month, but Ben Platt is waving farewell. The actor and singer is intimately intertwined with Evan, originating... read more
Tuesday, Sep. 21, 2021 | SPW
DALLAS --
Stephen Arnold Music tapped into the diversity, spirit and dynamism of the Sunshine State in creating sonic branding for Florida 24 Network, the newly-launched statewide news network from The E.W... read more
Tuesday, Sep. 21, 2021 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Woods, the portrait photographer turned filmmaker whose comedy commercials are marked by a lush, cinematic visual approach, has joined the directorial roster at Eleanor, the company headed by founder... read more
Tuesday, Sep. 21, 2021
"Everybody's Talking About Jamie," a predictable and glossy "Billy Elliot"-like musical of British working-class aspiration that's nevertheless a joy, is the kind of movie that might have once been... read more
Tuesday, Sep. 21, 2021 | SHOOTonline
LONDON --
Annalisa Roy and Asad Shaykh have joined Grey London’s planning department as joint heads of strategy. Roy, who until recently was working as an advertising strategy consultant, is former global... read more
Tuesday, Sep. 21, 2021 | SHOOTonline
ROCHESTER, NY --
Integrated creative and media agency Partners + Napier has hired Jennifer Rees, CPA, is its new chief financial officer. Rees most recently served as the CFO for architecture firm CPL (formerly Clark... read more
Tuesday, Sep. 21, 2021 | SHOOTonline
LONDON --
Absolute has brought Sophie Vaughan (née Hogg) aboard as executive producer, following previous roles at The Mill, MPC, Cut+Run and more recently, OKAY STUDIO, where she was responsible for reshaping... read more
Tuesday, Sep. 21, 2021 | SPW
SAN FRANCISCO --
Seagate Technology Holdings plc (NASDAQ: STX), a world leader in data storage infrastructure solutions, has just published a technology brief covering its collaboration with axle ai, the leading... read more
Tuesday, Sep. 21, 2021 | SPW
LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK --
The collaboration between Editor Nicholas Wayman-Harris of bicoastal Union and director James Frost spans fifteen years, including the... read more
Monday, Sep. 20, 2021 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Creative content company Chromista, with bases of operation in L.A. and NY, has hired Adina Birnbaum as its EP of new business development. Brooklyn-based Birnbaum began her career as a financial... read more
Monday, Sep. 20, 2021 | SPW
NEW YORK --
Goldcrest Post has completed a major upgrade to its sound department, expanding its capacity to deliver soundtracks in Dolby Atmos Home Theater format. State-of-the-art immersive sound technology has... read more