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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

Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
Fusing artistry with technology, award-winning animation and visual effects company Axis Studios creates commissioned and original content across film,... read more
Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020 | SPW
MIAMI --
Launching the first line of toys for Blue’s Clues & You! , the hit remake of the groundbreaking, curriculum-driven interactive series Blue’s Clues , Nickelodeon called on long-time partners 2C 2... read more
Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
Talented women creatives from 12 countries have been selected as Top-10 and Regional winners for Next Creative Leaders 2020, run jointly by The One Club for Creativity and The 3% Movement. Next... read more
Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020 | SHOOTonline
WASHINGTON (AP) --
With next week's election looming, the CEOs of Twitter, Facebook and Google received a hectoring from Republicans at a Senate hearing Wednesday for alleged anti-conservative bias in the companies'... read more
Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020 | SPW
Costa Mesa, CA --
Veritone, Inc. , (Nasdaq: VERI), the creator of the world’s first operating system for artificial intelligence, ... read more
Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020 | SPW
Boulder, CO --
Full-service independent advertising and strategy firm Human has named a pair of senior executives to its Creative and Strategy teams, Co-founder and Partner... read more
Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
The Commercial Directors Diversity Program (CDDP)--created by the AICP and the DGA to increase representation of women and other under-represented groups in the spotmaking/branded content directing... read more
Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020 | SHOOTonline
LONDON --
The Mill is expanding its global directorial roster with the addition of up-and-coming British filmmaker Jessica Bishopp. Her docu-style work stands as a testament to crafting human stories and the... read more
Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020 | SPW
CHICAGO --
IPV , experts in intelligent video content management for more than 20 years, today announced the next installment of MAM:... read more
Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020 | SHOOTonline
SANTA MONICA, Calif. --
Director Brian Oakes has joined RadicalMedia for worldwide representation spanning commercials and branded content. Oakes brings a documentary pedigree to Radical, perhaps most notably reflected in... read more
Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020 | SHOOTonline
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) --
As the head of product inclusion at Google, Annie Jean-Baptiste works to help ensure that the company's products -- from photos to search to everything else -- are built with everyone in mind,... read more
Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
President Donald Trump can still be a potent television draw, although in the case of "60 Minutes" this past week, it probably wasn't what he intended. The 17.4 million people who watched the CBS... read more
Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
Kate Cronin has been appointed CEO of Ogilvy Health. Effective immediately, Cronin will be responsible for driving all aspects of Ogilvy Health’s business globally. In this new role, she will also... read more
Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020 | SHOOTonline
CULVER CITY, Calif. --
Director Steve McQueen, whose 12 Years a Slave won the Best Picture Oscar in 2014, has joined production company Superprime for commercial representation in the U.S. Superprime will produce McQueen’s... read more
Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
Angus Kneale, former chief creative officer and co-founder of The Mill New York, has partnered with two alumni of that studio, former EP and director of production Melanie Wickham and chief of staff... read more
Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
Pulse Films has signed director Bassam Tariq for commercial, branded content and music video representation worldwide. A writer and director from New York, Tariq made his narrative feature film debut... read more
Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020 | SPW
NEW YORK CITY --
What happens when a vampire series confronts a real-life horror show? Find out in the next edition of Post Break, the free webinar series from Post New York Alliance (PNYA) as the post-production... read more
Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES (AP) --
On screen, Hugh Laurie has been by turns irascible ("House"), villainous ("The Night Manager") and a comedic delight ("Jeeves & Wooster"). In a conversation about his latest project, PBS' "... read more
Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES (AP) --
From the beloved opening lines of Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah" to the rousing, children's-choir conclusion of the Rolling Stones' "You Can't Always Get What You Want," President Donald Trump's... read more
Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES & NEW YORK --
Bicoastal production company ArtClass has hired Rebecca Niles as executive producer. She brings deep global production experience spanning advertising, branded content, and feature films. At ArtClass... read more
Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020 | SPW
CHICAGO --
A 2010 graduate of Bowling Green State University in Ohio, Luke Sloma boarded a Megabus bound for Chicago and hasn’t... read more
Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020
It's an old cliche that if an actor wants to win an Oscar, he or she should consider playing a character with a disability. And it's not entirely unfounded advice: 61 actors have been nominated for... read more
Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020 | SPW
Asheville, NC --
Anyone who commits to lifelong learning can expect many prolific returns. Expanding one's knowledge presents opportunities to better understand the world and our fellow humans while advancing our... read more
Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020 | SPW
Oakland, CA --
With the launch of Watch Dogs ®: Legion from Ubisoft ® finally here, comedic actors Jon Glaser ( Girls, Parks and Recreation ) and Beth Dover ( Orange Is The New Black ) return to the classroom for a... read more
Monday, Oct. 26, 2020 | SHOOTonline
SANTA MONICA, Calif. --
U.K. editor Quin Williams has signed with bicoastal editing house Arcade Edit for U.S. representation. This is Williams’ first signing in the States. Across the pond, he is known for being the... read more