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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

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Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 | SHOOTonline
PARK CITY, Utah (AP) --
The Sundance Film Festival has always been a place for boundary-pushing programming, but from the Me Too movement, to diversity and representation in film and even the current presidency, this year... read more
Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
The International Cinematographers Guild (ICG, IATSE Local 600) has announced nominees for the 55th Annual ICG Publicists Awards to be held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Friday, March 2. More than... read more
Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 | SPW
HOLLYWOOD --
Dan Waymack is a filmmaker and president of Waymack & Crew, a production company with offices in Little Rock, Arkansas and Chicago, and a staff of 15. The company has an enviable list of credits... read more
Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 | SPW
SAN FRANCISCO --
Advertising agency Camp + King has appointed three executives to its talent roster, partner/CEO Jamie King, announced today. Dan Depew, Garrett DeLorm and... read more
Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
AR spatial imaging company ARwall is currently presenting its state-of-the-art augmented reality (AR) solution--geared toward filmmakers and content creators--from its L.A.-based Phase 2 studio... read more
Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
In her first televised interview, Dylan Farrow described in detail Woody Allen's alleged sexual assault of her, and called actors who work in his films "complicit" in perpetuating a "culture of... read more
Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 | SPW
NEW YORK --
The One Club for Creativity, the world’s foremost non-profit organization celebrating creative excellence in advertising and design, today announced full juries for the Advertising, Interactive and... read more
Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Detroit (Annapurna Pictures) marked a reunion for cinematographer Barry Ackroyd, BSC and director Kathryn Bigelow. They first teamed on The Hurt Locker for which Bigelow won the Best Director Oscar... read more
Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
Y&R’s SparkPlug program, a collaborative incubator that connects global companies committed to creating rich brand experiences and powerful storytelling, has assembled a class of nine growth-... read more
Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES (AP) --
What makes a private sexual encounter newsworthy? A little-known website raised that very question after publishing an unidentified woman's vivid account of comedian Aziz Ansari's sexual advances... read more
Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
Television viewership for the NFL’s divisional round playoff games was down 16 percent compared to last year, offering ammunition to critics of the football league, but there are a couple of... read more
Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
The Costume Designers Guild announced that Golden Globe award-winning actress Gina Rodriguez will host the 20 th CDGA (Costume Designers Guild Awards) taking place February 20, 2018 at the Beverly... read more
Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018
Greg Barker had assembled nearly all his footage for "The Final Year," a behind-the-scenes look at President Barack Obama's globe-trotting foreign policy team, when something unexpected happened — so... read more
Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
In an art form dominated by men, a small organization run by four women is transforming opera with cutting-edge work. The Prototype Festival is presenting its sixth edition this month in venues... read more
Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018 | SPW
NEW YORK --
Pop culture icon Jonathan Goldsmith bending a spoon with his mind (“Bible”), holding his breath for one hour, becoming the namesake of the sun (“Star"), welcoming his pet shark home (... read more
Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018 | SHOOTonline
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. --
Director Michael Illick has signed with production company Arts & Sciences for U.S. representation. He had formerly been handled for spots and branded content by production house Dummy. Illick is... read more
Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018
In the days and months following the Sept. 11 attacks, a small U.S. Special Forces unit led an offensive against the Taliban and Al Qaeda in Afghanistan. They worked in harsh conditions alongside a... read more
Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LONDON --
Pulse Films has added James Marsh, a 2009 Best Documentary Oscar winner for Man on Wire , to its directorial roster for global representation. Marsh’s body of work spans documentary, narrative... read more
Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LONDON --
Director Joachim Back has signed with Stink for global representation. He had formerly been handled worldwide by Anonymous Content and Somesuch. A visual storyteller with a unique sense of humor,... read more
Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018 | SPW
Adelaide, South Australia --
Three artists from Rising Sun Pictures have been nominated for a Visual Effects Society (VES) Award for their work on Marvel Studios’ summer blockbuster Thor: Ragnarok. CG Supervisor Hubert Maston,... read more
Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018 | SHOOTonline
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) --
PBS, which dealt with sexual misconduct allegations in its own backyard, will air a series examining the pressing social issue. The five-part series, "#MeToo, Now What?" will address how we got here... read more
Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
The expected wave of litigation against the Federal Communications Commission's repeal of net-neutrality rules has begun. A group of attorneys general for 21 states and the District of Columbia sued... read more
Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
Industrial Color Studios has acquired Click3X, the pioneering film, video and postproduction studio founded in 1993 by Peter Corbett and known for its industry expertise spanning such areas as VR, AR... read more
Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
Bobby Hershfield is joining the community’s New York office as VP, executive creative director. Hershfield will partner with Ana Bermudez, VP, managing director, to grow the NY office, and help lead... read more