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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
Friday, Jul. 21, 2017 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
Actor/Filmmaker/Casting Director Robert B. Martin Jr officially announces his candidacy today for SAG-AFTRA National President in the upcoming election. He will be running as an independent candidate... read more
Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
Mobius Awards, an international advertising and package design competition, has opened its 2017 competition with a variety of new opportunities for entrants. Expanded entry options include categories... read more
Thursday, Apr. 5, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LAS VEGAS --
At NAB 2018 (April 7-12) in Las Vegas, SGO will introduce Mistika Review, an all new product, joining the line-up of Mistika Technology based solutions as a part of its natively integrated Multi-... read more

SHOOT and SPW News Stories

Sunday, Jul. 22, 2018
In the battle of two very different sequels at the box office this weekend, Denzel Washington's action pic "The Equalizer 2" has narrowly won out over the ABBA jukebox musical "Mamma Mia! Here We Go... read more
Saturday, Jul. 21, 2018 | SHOOTonline
SAN DIEGO, Calif. (AP) --
Warner Bros. brought out all the stops Saturday at Comic-Con with an army of stars, surprises and new footage from films like "Aquaman ," ''Shazam! " and even "Wonder Woman 1984," which is only three... read more
Saturday, Jul. 21, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES (AP) --
Shonda Rhimes's first slate of shows for Netflix includes a look at the migration of African-Americans from the Jim Crow South, romance among wealthy 19th century Londoners and a documentary on... read more
Friday, Jul. 20, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES (AP) --
James Gunn was fired Friday as director of "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3" because of old tweets that recently emerged where he joked about subjects like pedophilia and rape. Walt Disney Studios... read more
Friday, Jul. 20, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
Rapper Common has won three Grammys, a Golden Globe and an Academy Award but a recent visit to a New York City school was "humbling" — mainly because many of the students were too young to know his... read more
Friday, Jul. 20, 2018 | SHOOTonline
BURLINGTON, Mass. --
Avid and the Avid Customer Association (ACA) have announced the results of the 2nd annual ACA Vote. The ACA Vote gives TV, film and music professionals a uniquely powerful hand in influencing Avid’s... read more
Friday, Jul. 20, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
Cutters Studios has added editor Livio Sanchez to its New York staff. Well known as the editor of Budweiser’s iconic original “Wassup” spot, Sanchez has cut high-profile commercials for leading... read more
Friday, Jul. 20, 2018 | SHOOTonline
BANGKOK (AP) --
Thailand's military government wants to control how movies portray the ordeal of the young soccer players and their heroic rescue from a flooded cave that drew worldwide interest and the attention of... read more
Friday, Jul. 20, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES (AP) --
Paramount says it has fired the head of its television division for making unspecified comments that drew complaints from employees. Paramount Pictures CEO Jim Gianopulos wrote in a memo Thursday... read more
Friday, Jul. 20, 2018 | SPW
NEW YORK --
Cutters Studios is very proud to announce the addition of internationally acclaimed editor Livio Sanchez to its New York staff, effective immediately. The announcement was made by New York Executive... read more
Thursday, Jul. 19, 2018 | SPW
HOLLYWOOD --
Now in its fourth season, the Showtime drama The Affair has won the admiration of critics and a devoted fan base through its nuanced exploration of an extramarital romance between novelist Noah... read more
Thursday, Jul. 19, 2018 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
Full-service creative agency hi5.agency grows stronger with the addition of Paul Rollens as Head of AV. Rollens brings his wealth of experience to take hi5.agency, a... read more
Thursday, Jul. 19, 2018 | SPW
NEW YORK --
Filmmakers Ryan and Alec Balas have launched a first-of-its-kind showcase dedicated to food as cinema. Going by the cheeky name of TheFoodPornHub , the... read more
Thursday, Jul. 19, 2018 | SHOOTonline
SAN FRANCISCO --
Adam Reeves has come back to Goodby Silverstein & Partners (GS&P), this time serving as its director of innovation. During his first stint at GS&P, where he served as a creative director... read more
Thursday, Jul. 19, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
On-location filming in Greater Los Angeles slid 5.2 percent in the second quarter of 2018, according to a FilmL.A. report released. In all, 8,978 shoot days (SD) were logged during the period,... read more
Thursday, Jul. 19, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
Merkley+Partners (M+P) has created the new position of president and promoted 16-year veteran Scott Gelber to assume the role. Gelber advanced along a varied path at the agency, first bringing a... read more
Thursday, Jul. 19, 2018 | SHOOTonline
CHICAGO --
SIGGRAPH 2018 has unveiled details about its Production Sessions program. The 45th SIGGRAPH conference will take place August 12-16 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. Kicking off the first evening... read more
Thursday, Jul. 19, 2018 | SPW
CHCIAGO --
SIGGRAPH 2018, the world’s leading annual interdisciplinary educational event showcasing the latest in computer graphics and interactive techniques, has... read more
Thursday, Jul. 19, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
TBWA\Media Arts Lab, the global advertising agency dedicated to Apple, has appointed Julian Cheevers to serve as managing director in Los Angeles. Cheevers will report directly to TBWA\Media Arts Lab... read more
Thursday, Jul. 19, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
The latest Emmy nomination for Gary Baum, ASC, merits a special place in his heart in that it comes for the revival of Will & Grace , the series which returned to NBC after an 11-year absence... read more
Thursday, Jul. 19, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
In a battle among media giants for control of Twenty-First Century Fox's entertainment business, Comcast has blinked. The cable and media company said Thursday that it is dropping its bid, instead... read more
Wednesday, Jul. 18, 2018 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
HERO: Creative Management and Strategy has launched in Los Angeles, providing independent sales and talent management to the commercial production industry in... read more
Wednesday, Jul. 18, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
Here Be Dragons, a creative studio co-founded by director Chris Milk and producers Patrick Milling-Smith and Brian Carmody, has grown its roster, expanding capabilities across disciplines including... read more
Wednesday, Jul. 18, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
Katerina Sudit has been named president of Havas Media NY. She will focus on talent, strategy and growth in her role as the new media leader of the New York Village, which brings together all... read more
Wednesday, Jul. 18, 2018
You won't usually find Denzel Washington in a movie sequel. He just doesn't do them. Something about not wanting to repeat himself. So there must be something special indeed for him to break his own... read more