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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, Nov. 18, 2019 | SHOOTonline
SANTA MONICA, Calif. --
Tool of North America has added Mad Ruffian, a directing duo consisting of Christopher Watson-... read more
Monday, Nov. 18, 2019
Director Marielle Heller frames “ A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood ” as if it were an episode of “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood,” with miniature sets of cars and bridges to illustrate New York and... read more
Monday, Nov. 18, 2019 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Bicoastal Station Film has signed director Declan Whitebloom for commercials in the U.S. His work spans noted spots and music videos. On the former score he has directed for brands such as Pinterest... read more
Monday, Nov. 18, 2019 | SPW
NEW YORK --
Carbon continues to expand their offering in New York with two key senior hires, and the relocation of existing ECD, Liam Chapple, transferring from Chicago to the Big Apple. Chapple joined Carbon in... read more
Monday, Nov. 18, 2019 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK --
Director Tamika Miller has joined production house LAIR for commercial and branded content representation in the U.S. Earlier this year, Miller earned a slot in the SHOOT New Directors Showcase on... read more
Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
“Ford v Ferrari” left its competition in the rearview, racing to an estimated $31 million debut at the box office in a No. 1 finish that counted as a win for big-budget originality. James Mangold’s... read more
Friday, Nov. 15, 2019
Twitter’s new ban on political ads will cover appeals for votes, solicitations for campaign contributions and any political content. But the company quickly acknowledged Friday that it expects to... read more
Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES (AP) --
“The Crown” opens with a clever acknowledgment that time has passed for Queen Elizabeth II and taken with it the Emmy-winning actress who played her in the Netflix drama’s first two seasons. In the... read more
Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
The 5th ANNUAL ASIAN WORLD FILM FESTIVAL (AWFF) announced Festival award winners during the closing night ceremony, November 14, at... read more
Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 | SHOOTonline
SANTA MONICA, Calif. --
The 40th edition of the recently concluded (11/6-13) American Film Market (AFM) featured varied new wrinkles, among the most brand new being its first ever Television Conference, which in some... read more
Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 | SHOOTonline
BROOKLYN, NY --
Production company tinygiant has launched a division for scripted film and television, led by Neil Champagne. Champagne is no stranger to development. After working alongside veteran executive... read more
Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 | SHOOTonline
LAS VEGAS (AP) --
Spanish singer Rosalía, the breakthrough performer known for blending flamenco music with sounds like reggaeton and Latin trap, won album of the year at the 2019 Latin Grammys, becoming the first... read more
Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
Mati Diop has always lived in Paris but as a French-Senegalese woman whose family is from Dakar, she’s long been acutely conscious of another, unlived existence for herself in Africa. And it’s there... read more
Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Gustavo Sarkis will join multicultural ad agency Conill as its executive creative director, effective November 20. In this new role, Sarkis will lead all Conill creative teams and client campaigns... read more
Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019
Picture this: A princess is in distress. It looks bad. Her dashing young man rides up in the nick of time and says, “Here I am to save you, my dear!” Actually, he doesn’t. He just says, “I'm here... read more
Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
The International Cinematographers Guild (ICG, IATSE Local 600) Publicists have announced the nominees for the Maxwell Weinberg Award for Television Publicity Campaign to be presented at the... read more
Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 | SHOOTonline
LONDON --
Saatchi & Saatchi London has appointed Kerry Roper as head of design. Reporting into CCO Guillermo Vega, Roper will be part of the senior creative team at Saatchi & Saatchi London, working... read more
Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Bicoastal Heavy Duty Projects has launched Heavy Duty Trailers, a division dedicated to providing original and licensed music to help drive storytelling and engagement in both feature film trailers... read more
Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019
While his body of work is quite diverse, cinematographer Eigil Bryld has built within that a bit of a niche in politically charged stories as reflected in his Emmy-winning effort on Netflix’s House... read more
Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 | SHOOTonline
NEW YORK (AP) --
With a hit TV series, awards, plus film and TV opportunities, Sterling K. Brown admits he’s experienced “a lot of pinch me moments” in recent years. But, with all those possibilities and offers, the... read more
Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
The Costume Designers Guild has announced that Academy Award-winner Charlize Theron will be honored with the Spotlight Award, Academy Award-winning screenwriter, director and producer Adam McKay will... read more
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
Los Angeles-based production company Joinery and established executive producer Cesar Ahumada are bridging cultures with their newfound partnership. Already a... read more
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019 | SPW
LOS ANGELES --
The Costume Designers Guild announced today that Academy Award-winner Charlize Theron will be honored with the Spotlight Award, Academy Award-winning screenwriter, director and producer Adam McKay... read more
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019 | SHOOTonline
LOS ANGELES --
Wondros has named Danielle Peretz as executive producer of its commercial/branded content division. Peretz currently oversees a directorial roster that features company founder/CEO/creative director... read more
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019 | SHOOTonline
FREMONT, Calif. --
Blackmagic Design has announced that Los Angeles based production company Genius Produced utilizes a Blackmagic workflow to produce immersive educational and instructional design content for... read more