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Friday, May. 26, 2017 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
SHOOT premiered its 15th Annual New Directors Showcase reel at the DGA Theatre in New York City on Thursday (5/25), followed by a panel discussion moderated by SHOOT publisher and editorial director... read more
Thursday, Jun. 1, 2017 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
SHOOT ’s afternoon Directors/Producers Forum and evening New Directors Showcase, both held at the DGA Theatre in NYC on Thursday, May 25, offered a wide range of insights and observations, as well as... read more
Wednesday, May. 17, 2017 | SPW
NEW YORK --
SHOOT Magazine, the leading publication for commercial and entertainment motion picture production, today announced the panels and speakers for the... read more
Thursday, May. 11, 2017 | SPW
NEW YORK --
SHOOT ® Magazine, the leading publication for commercial and entertainment motion picture production, today announced the names of the 32 directors / directing teams who made the final cut to be... read more

SHOOT and SPW News Stories

Wednesday, Jun. 28, 2017 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
Jimmy Fallon has topped Stephen Colbert in late-night ratings for the first time since Donald Trump has been president. But the NBC comic might want to keep the champagne on ice. The Nielsen company... read more
Tuesday, Jun. 27, 2017 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
With camping season heating up, directing duo Marco Bellone and Giovanni Consonni take viewers on a breathtaking hike to highlight some top flight adventure gear from Outventure (out of agency More... read more
Tuesday, Jun. 27, 2017 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
BBH NY has unveiled its new senior management team. R/GA’s Anthony Romano will join BBH NY next month as its CEO. Gerard Caputo was promoted to chief creative officer. And Sarah Watson, who will... read more
Tuesday, Jun. 27, 2017 | SHOOTonline
BURBANK, Calif. --
Colorist Paul Allia is coming aboard Picture Shop. His notable projects include Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders and Minority Report . Allia comes to the Burbank-headquartered... read more
Tuesday, Jun. 27, 2017 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
The co-founder and CEO of Pandora, under intensifying competitive pressure from Spotify and Apple Music, has relinquished his position and will step down from the company board as well. Tim... read more
Tuesday, Jun. 27, 2017 | SPW
CHICAGO --
Since early May, the Marvel Studios' blockbuster "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" has taken movie theaters by storm. With the return of Peter Quill, Rocket, Baby Groot, Gamora, Drax the Destroyer and... read more
Tuesday, Jun. 27, 2017 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
Bicoastal Butter Music and Sound has launched a music library, Haystack, bringing on board seasoned music supervisor Chip Herter as director of creative sync services in its Los Angeles office. The... read more
Tuesday, Jun. 27, 2017 | SHOOTonline
BROOKLYN, NY --
Public Record, a Brooklyn-based production and entertainment company, has signed director Daisy Zhou for her first commercial representation. With diverse experience as a cinematographer, she quickly... read more
Tuesday, Jun. 27, 2017 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
Post FactoryNY, part of the SIM Group family of companies, has added Rob Sciarratta as sr. colorist. The post house made the hire to support the growth of its film and television, as well as... read more
Tuesday, Jun. 27, 2017 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
RSA Films has signed filmmaker Max Winkler for commercial representation. Known for storytelling that astutely portrays the struggles and recklessness of youth, Winkler directed and co-wrote (with... read more
Tuesday, Jun. 27, 2017 | SHOOTonline
OXFORD, UK --
Vicon, the motion capture (mocap) technology specialist for the entertainment, engineering, virtual reality and life science industries, has announced the acquisition of IMeasureU. Fusing wearable... read more
Tuesday, Jun. 27, 2017 | SHOOTonline
DETROIT (AP) --
A legendary recording studio in Detroit that once welcomed artists such as Aretha Franklin and Miles Davis has received a historic marker just four years after being targeted for demolition. United... read more
Tuesday, Jun. 27, 2017 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
Say you're a storyteller whose TV show draws inspiration from real-life Washington. Whether portraying the noble geopolitics of "Madam Secretary" or the dirty deeds on "House of Cards," the high-... read more
Monday, Jun. 26, 2017 | SPW
HOLLYWOOD --
APM Music, the world’s leading supplier of original music for producers of entertainment and multi-media content, has announced the launch of a unique new music library/series: “Unsung Heroes.” The... read more
Monday, Jun. 26, 2017 | SPW
CHICAGO --
SIGGRAPH 2017 , the world’s leading annual interdisciplinary educational experience showcasing the latest in computer graphics and interactive techniques,... read more
Monday, Jun. 26, 2017
Apparently all the new Planet of the Apes films needed to do to really hit a home run was take the humans out of the equation. It's what this whole trilogy has been leading to, really, as we dipped... read more
Monday, Jun. 26, 2017
Just in time for summer comes a film that seriously threatens the core component of barbeques, baseball games and block parties. To be blunt, "Okja" may force you to put down that hot dog. Director... read more
Monday, Jun. 26, 2017 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
SAG-AFTRA’s National Board of Directors has voted unanimously to ask its full membership for a strike authorization should an agreement not be reached between the union and the Alliance of Motion... read more
Monday, Jun. 26, 2017 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES (AP) --
Remy Ma has ended rival Nicki Minaj's seven-year winning streak at the 2017 BET Awards, a show highlighted by '90s R&B and groups popular in that decade, as well as five wins for Beyonce. Ma, who... read more
Monday, Jun. 26, 2017 | SHOOTonline
SALT LAKE CITY --
Utah Scientific announced it is working to develop next-generation solutions that integrate Utah Scientific’s advanced hybrid router technology with Arista Networks’ switching platform to ease... read more
Monday, Jun. 26, 2017 | SHOOTonline
LONDON --
Creative software developer Foundry has entered into an exclusive agreement with software R&D company J Cube to provide the Multiverse Studio toolset as a unified ecosystem for Katana and Maya... read more
Monday, Jun. 26, 2017
There's nothing like an epic getaway chase to kick a movie into high gear, and the first five minutes of "Baby Driver " are pure movie magic. A driver named Baby (Ansel Elgort) sits coolly in a car... read more
Sunday, Jun. 25, 2017 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
The hulking machines of "Transformers" are no longer box-office behemoths in North America. But they're still big in China. Michael Bay's "Transformers: The Last Knight," the fifth installment in the... read more
Saturday, Jun. 24, 2017 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Director Thomas Schlamme was elected president of the Directors Guild of America by acclamation by the delegates at the Guild’s National Biennial Convention held on Saturday (6/24) at DGA National... read more
Saturday, Jun. 24, 2017 | SHOOTonline
CANNES, France --
Underscoring the power of the human spirit, a defiant girl and a band of paralympian athletes were among the big winners on the final day (6/24) of the 64th Cannes Lions International Festival of... read more