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Friday, Oct. 26, 2007
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I learned something about the transition to DTV from a chance conversation with two people who have no expertise in digital television or HDTV. In fact they're not even in our industry. Their qualifications are that they are a senior citizen couple on a fixed household income and are unabashed...
Friday, Oct. 12, 2007
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While SHOOT has chronicled the filming incentives push in assorted states throughout the country over the past several years--and California's inability to follow suit--somewhat lost in the argument for an anti-runaway production measure in the Golden State is the need to change public and...
Friday, Sep. 28, 2007
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The new Venice, Calif.-based ad shop that Rupert Samuel, former director of integrated production at Crispin Porter+Bogusky , is partnered in (with fellow CP+B alumni Tom Adams, Paul Keister, Bob Cianfrone and Brian Rekasis) is called Goodness Manufacturing . And the Goodness moniker is most...
Friday, Sep. 14, 2007
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In late July noted cinematographer Laszlo Kovacs, ASC ( Easy Rider, Paper Moon, Five Easy Pieces, Ghost Busters ), passed away at the age of 74. In tribute to the artist, the American Society of Cinematographers last month announced that it is dedicating the 2008 Heritage Award competition for U.S...
Friday, Aug. 17, 2007
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Normally testimonials aren't the most inspiring form of communication. But in the case of the ambitious LIME-AID initiative--an online auction of postproduction services designed to raise funds to help build a 75-bed orphanage, a 150-desk school and a clinic as well as provide a clean water supply...
Friday, Jul. 20, 2007
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This week's story on the branded entertainment initiative that is funding the construction of an ambitious, much needed community center in New Orleans is certainly relevant from a business standpoint, showing how brand building and public service can go hand in hand, in this case entailing the...
Friday, Jun. 22, 2007
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This week's Hispanic Advertising Series story centers on agencies who have adopted a holistic approach to the marketplace, embracing the connection between Hispanic and mainstream culture. "The Hispanic dynamic is exploding in popular culture," affirmed Laurie Malaga, director of production at ad...
Friday, Jun. 8, 2007
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With this week's wrap-up coverage of SHOOT's New Directors Showcase event at the DGA Theatre in New York, appropriately we also have in this issue several notable ad agency artisans chiming in on the importance of uncovering new directorial talent. At the event itself, panelist Peter Nicholson,...
Friday, May. 25, 2007
Gray Area
As this issue's coverage celebrates the talent in SHOOT's fifth annual New Directors Showcase--honored during a screening/panel discussion/reception event at the DGA Theatre in New York--I'd like to take the opportunity to reflect on the competition. Ironically while five years is a short span, my...
Friday, May. 11, 2007
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In the lead entry of this week's Short Takes column, we cover the "Elect Susie" campaign created by Fallon Minneapolis for the Children's Defense Fund (CDF). The work is designed to help build awareness of CDF's legislative program called the "Healthy Child Campaign," which looks to address the...

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