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Monday, May. 10, 2021 | SPW
NEW YORK --
SHOOT ® has announced that the 2021 SHOOT New Directors Search is open for entries. This will be SHOOT's 19th annual worldwide search to... read more
Friday, Oct. 23, 2020
With SHOOT ’s 2020 New Directors Showcase Reel having just gone live at NDS.SHOOTonline.com , it’s an apropos time to reflect on what prior... read more
Friday, Oct. 23, 2020 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
SHOOT ’s 18th Annual New Directors Showcase Reel has gone live at NDS.SHOOTonline.com . The NDS Class of 2020 offers a total of 36 up-and-... read more
Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020 | SPW
Westport, CT --
SHOOT ® Magazine, the leading publication for Film, TV & Commercial Production and Post, today announced the names of the 34 individual directors and the directing duo who made the final cut to... read more
Monday, Mar. 23, 2020 | SPW
Westport, CT --
SHOOT ® announced today that the 2020 SHOOT New Directors Search entry deadline has been extended 90 days from March 31 to June 30 due... read more
Friday, Dec. 27, 2019 | SPW
NEW YORK --
SHOOT ® announced today that the 2020 SHOOT New Directors Search will officially open on January 2, 2020. This will be SHOOT's 18th... read more
Friday, Jun. 7, 2019 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
SHOOT ’s New Directors Showcase Event provided varied industry perspectives during two afternoon sessions, and then an evening display of up-and-coming filmmaking talent with the debut screening of... read more
Friday, May. 31, 2019 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
SHOOT premiered its 17th annual New Directors Showcase reel at the DGA Theatre in New York City on Thursday (5/30), followed by a panel discussion moderated by SHOOT publisher and editorial director... read more
Friday, May. 31, 2019
SHOOT ’s 17th annual New Directors Showcase --which was celebrated with an evening screening and panel discussion at the DGA Theatre in NYC,... read more
Friday, May. 31, 2019
Sounding out SHOOT New Directors Showcase alumni to give advice to the next generation of up-and-coming talent has been a mini-tradition of sorts. But this year, a new dimension takes hold as not... read more
Friday, May. 31, 2019
Getting your foot in the door, then opening the door and crossing the threshold are figuratively speaking the first steps to embarking on a career. As for how to best accomplish this--or at least... read more
Thursday, May. 9, 2019 | SPW
NEW YORK --
SHOOT® Magazine, the leading publication for Film, TV & Commercial Production and Post, today announced the names of the 32 individual directors and 2 directing duos who made the final cut to be... read more
Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019 | SPW
LOS ANGELES & Westport, CT --
SHOOT ® announced today that the 2019 SHOOT New Directors Search is officially open now through March 31, 2019. This is SHOOT's 17th... read more
Friday, Jun. 1, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
SHOOT ’s New Directors Showcase Event provided varied industry perspectives during two afternoon sessions, and substantive exposure that same evening for up-and-coming directors via a screening... read more
Friday, May. 25, 2018 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
SHOOT premiered its 16th Annual New Directors Showcase reel at the DGA Theatre in New York City on Thursday (5/24), followed by a panel discussion moderated by SHOOT publisher and editorial director... read more
Monday, May. 7, 2018 | SPW
NEW YORK --
SHOOT® Magazine, the leading publication for commercial and entertainment production & post, today announced the names of the 33 directors / directing teams who made the final cut to be included... 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
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
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

Monday, Jun. 14, 2021 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Director Andrea Jade Colomb has secured her first commercialmaking representation in the U.S., coming aboard the roster of production boutique Slash Dynamic. The South African-born director, a.k.a... read more
Monday, Jun. 14, 2021 | SPW
HOLLYWOOD --
Currently celebrating its 30 th anniversary as one of the leading independent production music libraries in the world, Megatrax is celebrating Black Music... read more
Monday, Jun. 14, 2021 | SHOOTonline
MARINA DEL REY, Calif. --
The Cortez Brothers, Inc., a multicultural, woman-owned production house, has brought director Doug Cox aboard its roster. Under the aegis of president/EP Bernadette Rivero, the Marina del Rey-based... read more
Monday, Jun. 14, 2021 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Production company JOJX has added director Alessandro Pacciani to its roster. With over a decade of experience in the commercial world, Pacciani has filmed on three continents, turning out projects... read more
Monday, Jun. 14, 2021 | SPW
Santa Monica, CA --
Arsenal FX Color provided post-production finishing services for Ferguson Rises , director Mobolaji Olambiwonnu’s inspiring documentary about Ferguson, Missouri which in 2014 became a flashpoint for... read more
Monday, Jun. 14, 2021 | SPW
NEW YORK --
The next edition of Post Break, the free webinar series from the Post New York Alliance (PNYA), will host Erik Weaver, from the Entertainment Technology Center@the... read more
Monday, Jun. 14, 2021 | SPW
CHICAGO --
During the pandemic, we’ve all drawn inspiration from frontline workers. In a new ad for Pedialyte and Norton Agency, Chicago, STORY director Blair Hayes tells the story of a little girl named Mia... read more
Monday, Jun. 14, 2021 | SPW
DETROIT --
North Star Media, a premier, family-owned, music licensing and publishing company based in the Detroit area is currently marking its 20 th anniversary... read more
Monday, Jun. 14, 2021 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
When the filmmaker Morgan Neville began making a documentary on Anthony Bourdain, the late chef and globe-trotting television host, one of the first things he did was comb through every song Bourdain... read more
Monday, Jun. 14, 2021 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
On the strength of Bodyform/Libresse’s “#wombstories,” AMV BBDO London was the top creative agency globally with Nisha Ganatra topping the directorial tally and Chelsea Pictures taking the number one... read more
Monday, Jun. 14, 2021 | SPW
NEW YORK --
Due in large part to the outstanding award-winning performance of “Michelob ULTRA Courtside” in last week’s One Show 2021, FCB New York is the top-ranked agency in North America and runner up... read more
Monday, Jun. 14, 2021 | SHOOTonline
LONDON --
adam&eveDDB in London has hired Molly Wilkof and Mark Shanley as creative directors. Both Wilkof and Shanley were with Wieden+Kennedy London. Wilkof was a creative at W+K where she was behind... read more
Monday, Jun. 14, 2021 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
180 NY has hired Alex Campbell as head of production. Also coming aboard the agency is Angela Kosniewski as head of accounts. The two additions follow the recent appointment of Jason Chebib as head... read more
Monday, Jun. 14, 2021 | SHOOTonline
WASHINGTON (AP) --
A group of House lawmakers put forward a sweeping legislative package Friday that could curb the market power of Big Tech companies and force Facebook, Google, Amazon or Apple to sever their dominant... read more
Sunday, Jun. 13, 2021 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
Just when a party was poised to break out in movie theaters, the below-expectation debut of "In the Heights" dampened Hollywood's hopes of a swift or smooth recovery at the summer box office. Jon M... read more
Sunday, Jun. 13, 2021 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
Ned Beatty, the indelible character actor whose first film role as a genial vacationer raped by a backwoodsman in 1972's "Deliverance" launched him on a long, prolific and accomplished career, has... read more
Sunday, Jun. 13, 2021 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
The fourth day of the 2021 Tribeca Festival, presented by AT&T, was filled with an exciting lineup of world premieres, special talks, shorts, podcasts, and appearances by celebrity favorites!... read more
Monday, Jun. 14, 2021 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
A year in the making following the devastating effects of the pandemic on local businesses nationwide, Los Angeles-based RE:Store--a brand-new platform created to connect Black-owned companies with... read more
Friday, Jun. 11, 2021 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
Editor Kenji Yamauchi started at Lost Planet in July 2015 as an Assistant Editor. Yamauchi explains, “I moved to the United States, from São Paulo, all by myself. To be completely honest, I never had... read more
Friday, Jun. 11, 2021 | SHOOTonline
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) --
Bringing her camera to a home for unwed mothers on South Korea’s Jeju island, Sun Hee Engelstoft anticipated an empowering story about young women keeping their babies. Instead, she ended up with a... read more
Friday, Jun. 11, 2021 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES (AP) --
“Jeopardy!” needed a host, and Lucille Ball had an enthusiastic suggestion for creator Merv Griffin: The smooth-voiced, debonair emcee of the “High Rollers” game show. That was 1984. Decades later,... read more
Thursday, Jun. 10, 2021 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
AMV BBDO London capped off a hugely successful year at The One Show 2021, winning Best of Show and being named the show’s Agency of the Year today after taking six Best of Discipline awards last week... read more
Friday, Jun. 11, 2021 | SPW
Burbank, CA --
Hula Post provided Avid systems, technical support, creative space, and remote editing solutions for Walt Disney Pictures’ live-action Cruella recently released in theaters and simultaneously on... read more
Thursday, Jun. 10, 2021 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
Bill Kramer, Director and President of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, today revealed plans for the Academy Museum Store, which will open to the public and launch online in tandem with the... read more
Thursday, Jun. 10, 2021 | SPW
NEW YORK --
Exeest, the 24/7 global virtual entertainment marketplace for premium film and television content discovery and delivery, today announced John Pollak has joined the leadership of the company as Chief... read more