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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

Saturday, Sep. 22, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES (AP) --
As beguiling and powerful as Jane Fonda is onscreen, she has yet to play a role that's a match for her whiplash-inducing life of artistry, celebrity and polarizing activism. Then there's the personal... read more
Friday, Sep. 21, 2018 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
For fans of Crystal Pepsi, the drink’s revival could not come too soon. Thanks to five comical spots directed by Escape Velocity Content Director Corbin Richardson (for Pepsico’s internal agency... read more
Friday, Sep. 21, 2018 | SPW
Adelaide, South Australia --
In The Predator, 20 th Century Fox’s reboot of the sci-fi horror franchise, the universe’s most lethal hunters return to Earth, stronger and deadlier than ever. Having upgraded themselves with DNA... read more
Friday, Sep. 21, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
SAG-AFTRA has called a strike against advertising agency Bartle Bogle Hegarty, LLC (BBH) after the union’s National Board unanimously voted to issue a strike authorization. Members have been... read more
Friday, Sep. 21, 2018 | SHOOTonline
WASHINGTON (AP) --
Fighting to defend its $81 billion takeover of Time Warner from a government challenge, AT&T is arguing the Trump Justice Department has failed to show that the merger will raise prices for pay-... read more
Friday, Sep. 21, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Executive producer Tanya Cohen has launched production house Slash Dynamic. The new venture has already completed several jobs, including “The Boomsday Project” for Blizzard Entertainment’s... read more
Thursday, Sep. 20, 2018 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
SAG-AFTRA today called a strike against advertising agency Bartle Bogle Hegarty, LLC (BBH) after the union’s National Board unanimously voted to issue a strike authorization. Members have been... read more
Thursday, Sep. 20, 2018 | SHOOTonline
SAN FRANCISCO --
Mike Wente has been named chief creative officer of San Francisco-based Swirl mcgarrybowen. In his new role, Wente will lead creative teams focused on delivering breakthrough brand experiences in a... read more
Thursday, Sep. 20, 2018 | SPW
NEW YORK --
Still/Life , director Josh Hayward’s new short film, describes a rebirth ongoing in the historic city of Yangon. Once known as Rangoon, the Southeast Asian capital recently emerged from 50 years of... read more
Thursday, Sep. 20, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Genius has been an awards revelation for cinematographer Mathias Herndl, AAC. Back in February for Genius: Einstein (National Geographic), Herndl earned his first career ASC Award. And for season two... read more
Thursday, Sep. 20, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LONDON --
VML London, a creative and innovation agency, is further building up its now 25 strong creative department under the leadership of ECD Harsh Kapadia, who joined at the beginning of the year from VML... read more
Thursday, Sep. 20, 2018 | SHOOTonline
CHICAGO --
Social Deviant, a Chicago-based, full-service creative agency, continues to add creative and strategic talent as it attracts a slew of new business this year from the likes of The Disney Channel,... read more
Thursday, Sep. 20, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LONDON (AP) --
Comcast and 21st Century Fox will settle their battle for control of broadcaster Sky through a rare auction designed to put an end to months of offers and counteroffers from the American media... read more
Thursday, Sep. 20, 2018 | SHOOTonline
ATLANTA --
Matt O’Rourke has joined 22squared as chief creative officer, reporting to CEO Richard Ward. O’Rourke is an 18-year advertising veteran who’s worked at creative agencies including McCann, Crispin... read more
Thursday, Sep. 20, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Humble, the bicoastal integrated production studio founded by Eric Berkowitz, has signed director Raymond Bark for spot and branded content representation in the U.S. With extensive global production... read more
Thursday, Sep. 20, 2018 | SHOOTonline
WASHINGTON (AP) --
The way music is licensed and songwriters are compensated for the digital age will be undergoing big changes under a bill making its way through Congress. The Senate cleared a bill late Tuesday that... read more
Thursday, Sep. 20, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
A former sales executive is suing Spotify for gender discrimination and equal pay violations, saying executives organized "boys' trips" that excluded women and that the company paid men more for the... read more
Thursday, Sep. 20, 2018
Wash Westmoreland's "Colette" is a very British movie about a very French feminist icon. A handsome and lively period film, it's too timid to capture the ravenous appetites of the literary force that... read more
Thursday, Sep. 20, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
As in his TV series "This Is Us," jubilant and catastrophic events tend to cluster for Dan Fogelman. Days before his latest and most ambitious movie, "Life Itself," opens in theaters, and the third... read more
Thursday, Sep. 20, 2018
"I hope he never does one on me," Donald Trump once said of Michael Moore. It was in 1998, on Roseanne Barr's syndicated talk show. Trump complimented Moore's "Roger & Me," a takedown of General... read more
Wednesday, Sep. 19, 2018 | SPW
LOS ANGLES --
Renowned Director Nick Wickham, internationally revered for Concert Films, Music Documentary, Live to Cinema Theatre and Live Events, celebrates the release of “Norah Jones – Live At Ronnie Scotts”... read more
Wednesday, Sep. 19, 2018 | SPW
Santa Monica, CA --
Eleven Mixer Ben Freer highlights the diverse array of hospitality services in the latest campaign for Hotels.Com through agency Hulu. The humorous spot captures the versatility of Castle Rock in its... read more
Wednesday, Sep. 19, 2018 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
Spittn Image Creative Director Shawnette Heard and up-and-coming director LU recently... read more
Wednesday, Sep. 19, 2018 | SPW
Studio City, CA --
The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM), the Editors Guild, Formosa Group and NBCUniversal are among the official sponsors of the annual MPSE & CAS Charity Golf and Poker Tournament... read more
Friday, Sep. 21, 2018
L.A.-based director Cassandra Brooksbank has joined Great Guns for global representation. Hailing from Nevada, Brooksbank grew up in the glitz of the world’s entertainment capital, Las Vegas, which... read more