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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

Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
Three years ago, Alan Elliott was at the Telluride Film Festival, prepared to unveil the holy grail of musical works: A documentary on the making of Aretha Franklin's "Amazing Grace," which had been... read more
Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
AFI Fest has unveiled the films that received this year’s Jury and Audience Awards. Included in the mix were director John Chester’s The Biggest Little Farm which won the Feature Audience Award, and... read more
Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 | SPW
NEW YORK --
Sound Lounge is expanding its Film + Television division, which provides sound editorial, ADR and mixing services for episodic television, features and documentaries. The studio is upgrading the... read more
Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Film Independent has unveiled nominations for the 2019 Film Independent Spirit Awards. Topping the field with five nods was We the Animals followed by three films with four apiece: Eighth Grade,... read more
Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 | SPW
NEW YORK --
Creative boutique Chapter Four recently applied its expertise in spatial sound to place consumers in the middle of the Disney’s hit Broadway spectacle Aladdin. Working under the direction of virtual... read more
Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 | SPW
Culver City, CA --
Box office hit, Venom , from Columbia Pictures, was among the first films to have its sound work completed through Sony Pictures Post Production Services’ expanded facilities on the studio lot in... read more
Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 | SPW
HOLLYWOOD --
Netflix today announced that it will produce the animated feature film, Escape from Hat , from two time Academy Award nominated director Mark Osborne ( Kung Fu Panda , The Little Prince ) together... read more
Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
William Goldman, the Oscar-winning screenwriter and Hollywood wise man who won Academy Awards for "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" and "All the President's Men" and summed up the mystery of... read more
Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 | SPW
DALLAS --
In a bright and fantastic animation by Lucky Post ’s Seth Olson, a man reflects on his journey away from hostile territory, through the painful swamps of... read more
Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 | SPW
Fremont, CA --
Blackmagic Design announced today Epic Games’ Unreal Engine 4.21 now supports Blackmagic Design’s DeckLink 8K Pro, DeckLink Duo 2 and DeckLink 4K Extreme 12G capture and playback cards. DeckLink SDK... read more
Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NOHO ARTS DISTRICT, Calif. --
Frank Scherma, president of RadicalMedia, has been elected chairman and CEO of the Television Academy. He will begin a two-year term on January 1, 2019, succeeding Hayma Washington who has served... read more
Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 | SHOOTonline
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. --
Black Panther scored three honors and A Star Is Born garnered two at the 9th annual Hollywood Music In Media Awards held on Wednesday (11/14) at The Avalon, Hollywood. Black Panther won for Original... read more
Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 | SHOOTonline
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. --
Creative agency David&Goliath (D&G) has promoted Peter Bassett to managing director, integrated production & technology services. He formerly served as director of digital production... read more
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
The 9th Annual Hollywood Music in Media Awards took place, last night, at The Avalon Theatre in Hollywood, with music performances from A Star... read more
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LONDON --
Director Yorgos Lanthimos' The Favourite has won five British Independent Film Awards (BIFA), topping the first round of the competition with honors for Best Casting (Dixie Chassay), Cinematography (... read more
Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 | SPW
Oslo, Norway & Rocky Hill, CT --
The League of Legends World Championship Finals Opening Ceremony presented by Mastercard, which took place recently and was one of the most widely viewed events in the world, included a special... read more
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 | SPW
SEOUL --
Netflix, the world's leading entertainment service, announced the Korean series Memories of the Alhambra , launching globally starting from December 1st. Starting with its release in Asia and English... read more
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
Facebook said it's making progress on detecting hate speech, graphic violence and other violations of its rules, even before users see and report them. Facebook said that during the April-to-... read more
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 | SHOOTonline
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) --
Without a screenwriter in sight, Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin are trading wisecracks just like the kibitzing longtime pals they play in "The Kominsky Method." Arkin got the ball rolling when the... read more
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES (AP) --
Cicely Tyson received her first and only Oscar nomination in 1972. It was for best actress for her work in "Sounder," which she thinks of as her first major role. She wasn't called to the stage that... read more
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Chris Tellefsen, ACE, won for his cutting of A Quiet Place , Asa Shoul took home the TV color grading honor for the “Paterfamilias” episode of The Crown , and colorist Adam Scott of The Mill got... read more
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 | SHOOTonline
VENICE, Calif. --
Durable Goods has signed director Keegan Wilcox for commercial representation in the U.S. He brings to the Venice-based production house a decade of experience as a director, editor and DP with a... read more
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
M&C Saatchi Worldwide has purchased a minority interest in Technology, Humans and Taste (THAT), a NY-based creative shop known for a nontraditional approach that’s attracted brands such as Nike,... read more
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 | SHOOTonline
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. --
The directors behind four of this year’s entrants in the running for the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar shared insights into their creative inspirations and key collaborators during a session at... read more
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
Bicoastal production company Honor Society has added Cary Murnion as executive creative producer. In this new role, he will oversee all in-house creative direction, partner with roster directors on... read more