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Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2021 | SPW
NEW YORK --
SHOOT ® Magazine, the leading publication for Film, TV & Commercial Production and Post, today announced the names of the 31 individual directors who made the final cut to be included in the... read more
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
Thursday, Jun. 17, 2021 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Director Lacey Uhlemeyer has joined bicoastal production company ArtClass for commercial and branded content representation in the U.S. Uhlemeyer, an alum of SHOOT ’s 2020 New Directors Showcase, is... read more

SHOOT and SPW News Stories

Friday, Dec. 3, 2021 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
The New York Film Critics Circle on Friday named “Drive My Car,” Ryusuke Hamaguchi’s intimate three-hour epic and Haruki Murakami’s short story adaptation, the best film of the year. Hamaguchi’s film... read more
Friday, Dec. 3, 2021 | SHOOTonline
VENICE, Calif. --
Sam Swisher has signed with Sugarhi as the company’s new managing director and partner. He comes together with company co-founders and long-time collaborators, the director/DP team of Jake Banks and... read more
Friday, Dec. 3, 2021 | SPW
Friedrichsdorf, Germany --
Today, Maxon announced its line-up of speakers for the December 3D and Motion Design Show, the free-to-attend virtual series of artist-focused presentations... read more
Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES (AP) --
Alec Baldwin said he feels incredible sadness and regret over the shooting that killed a cinematographer on a New Mexico film set, but not guilt. "Someone is responsible for what happened, and I can'... read more
Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021 | SPW
Studio City, CA --
The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) today announce that it will honor Ron Howard with its annual Filmmaker Award. The Academy Award-winning director and producer is responsible for some of the... read more
Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
The National Board of Review unveiled its 2021 honorees, with top awards including Licorice Pizza for Best Film; Paul Thomas Anderson for Best Director for Licorice Pizza; Will Smith for Best Actor... read more
Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021
We're so rife with reboots and remakes today that it can take a moment to gauge just what Steven Spielberg's "West Side Story" is. It isn't a papered-over modernizing or a thinly disguised retread... read more
Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
John Patroulis has been promoted to global creative chairman and president, creative business, while Javier Campopiano has been upped to worldwide chief creative officer of Grey and appointed... read more
Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021 | SPW
Friedrichsdorf, Germany --
Maxon , the developers of professional software solutions for motion designers and visual effects artists, is pleased to announce the immediate availability of an... read more
Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Christina Carlo is singing a new song. The veteran music and sound producer has joined Heavy Duty Projects on the West Coast in the newly created position of executive producer, creative partnerships... read more
Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
For a cinematographer who’s had a hand in significant technological breakthroughs that have facilitated ambitious storytelling--in his Emmy-winning turn on the hit streaming series The Mandalorian ,... read more
Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021 | SPW
HOLLYWOOD --
Currently celebrating its 30 th anniversary as one of the leading independent production music libraries in the world, Megatrax will be presenting a special... read more
Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
Alec Baldwin told ABC's George Stephanopoulos in an interview airing Thursday that he did not pull the trigger on a prop gun he was holding on a New Mexico film set when it went off, killing a... read more
Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Production company Little Minx has brought director/photographer Carlos “Kaito” Araujo aboard its roster for representation spanning commercials and content. This marks Kaito’s first representation... read more
Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021 | SHOOTonline
WASHINGTON (AP) --
Ex-Facebook employee and whistleblower Frances Haugen implored lawmakers Wednesday to avert the usual congressional stalemates as they weigh proposals to curb abuses on social media platforms by... read more
Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021 | SHOOTonline
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) --
Jacqueline Avant, a Los Angeles philanthropist and the wife of legendary music executive Clarence Avant, was fatally shot at their home in Beverly Hills, California, early Wednesday, police said... read more
Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021 | SPW
Friedrichsdorf, Germany --
OTOY and Maxon are thrilled to announce that Redshift will be coming to the Render Network, providing Redshift users the ability to scale GPU rendering jobs to millions of distributed GPUs on the... read more
Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
FCB has appointed Danilo Boer as global creative partner, bolstering the creative leadership team under global chief creative officer Susan Credle. Partnering with Credle, Boer will further evolve... read more
Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021 | SPW
CHICAGO --
ONE , the production arm of Optimus , has signed Ashley C. Battle... read more
Friday, Dec. 3, 2021
Experience consultancy Deloitte Digital has acquired Ad2Pro Global Creative Solutions Private Limited (“ Madras Global ”), a global content production agency. The acquisition bolsters Deloitte... read more
Friday, Dec. 3, 2021
Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children’s publishing, education and media company, has named Mary Beech as its chief marketing & transformation officer, effective January 1, 2022. Based in... read more
Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
The One Club for Creativity has finalized the lineup of creatives from around the world who will serve on the diverse jury for the ADC 101st Annual Awards, which celebrate excellence in craft and... read more
Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021 | SHOOTonline
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) --
Authorities pursued new leads Tuesday on possible sources of live ammunition involved in actor Alec Baldwin's fatal shooting of a cinematographer on the New Mexico set of a western movie, as they... read more
Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021 | SPW
NEW YORK --
Adam Pendleton: Who Is Queen? - at MoMA now through February 21, 2022- transforms MoMA’s Marron Family Atrium into a monumental multi-... read more
Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021 | SPW
Sydney, Australia --
Creamsource , developers of artisan-quality cinema lighting for more than 15 years, today announced the incredibly versatile... read more