Getting Your Message Out To Industry Decision-makers Is Easy Via SHOOT's Digital & Print Platforms! Here's A Look At the Next SHOOT Magazine Print Issue...

SHOOT's high-profile marketing options will help you to connect with potential Commercial & Entertainment Production & Post decision-makers at Ad Agencies, Brands, Movie Studios, TV/Cable/Online Networks & independent filmmakers who turn to SHOOT for the latest news, in-depth features & profiles, best new work and companies to connect with for their upcoming projects. 
Here's a look at SHOOT's 2018 marketing options for promoting your company, roster, services, new work, products, announcements and "FYC" Messages...
Click Here for info on digital advertising on, The SHOOT>e.dition weekly email newsletter & The SHOOT Dailies daily email newsletter,
Click Here for info on The SHOOT Publicity Wire
Click Here for info on MySHOOT - Click Here to Become a SHOOT Member to start posting your MySHOOT profile
Click Here for sponsorship info on the May 2018 SHOOT Directors/Producers Forum & 16th Annual New Directors Showcase Event

Here's information on the next SHOOT Magazine Print Issue (with Bonus PDF version)...

SHOOT Magazine's May/June Issue (issue out 5/21) Advertising Deadlines:
Space Reservations:               Contact us for available space   
Ad PDf File Due:                     Friday, May 11 (final extension: Monday, May 14)

The May/June Issue will have Bonus Distributionat five Production Industry Events:

  • SHOOT New Directors Showcase Event (at the DGA in NYC & after-party at The Mill)
  • Cine Gear Expo
  • AICP week Basecamp area
  • Producers Guild Produced By LA
  • Cannes Lions Festival

We are pleased to offer Special Discount Ad Rates & Digital Bonuses for this issue.  
Here are the Bonuses that come with your SHOOT Magazine Print Ad...
Bonus #1: 
PDF version of your Ad will appear with live link to your site in the PDF version of the issue that will be posted on on 5/18 for additional readers to view/download. We will promote the PDF version with a banner Ad in six weeks of The SHOOT>e.dition email newsletter AND we are also going to email the PDF version to the 28,000 opt-in subscribers of The SHOOT>e.dition email newsletter on 5/21 to bring extra attention to the print issue advertisers!
Bonus #2:
>Place a 1/4 or 1/3 page Ad & get space for a 180x150 Banner on the 5/18 SHOOT>e.dition email newsletter that goes to 28,000 opt-in subscribers (value:  $375.)
>Place a 1/2 to a 3/4 page Ad & get space for a 180x150 Banners on the 5/18, 5/25 & 6/1 SHOOT>e.dition email newsletters (three banners value: $1,125.)
>Place a Full Page Ad & get space for a 180x150 Banner on the 5/18, 5/25 & 6/1 SHOOT>e.dition email newsletters (value: $1,125.) -AND- a 300x250 Banner on for 2 weeks: 5/18-6/1 (value: $1,050.)

Here's a look at  what's coming up in the Issue...

SHOOT 2018 16th Annual New Director Showcase directors Profile section
SHOOT profiles the 32 individual directors and 1 directing duo who made the final cut for this year's New Directors Showcase.  The debut screening of the 2018 New Directors Showcase Reel, followed by panel of new directors & industry pros will take place at this year's SHOOT New Directors Showcase Event on May 24th at the Directors Guild of America (DGA) in NYC.   We won't announce the names of the directors in the Showcase for another few weeks but we can tell you that 14 are women, 20 are men, approximately 13 are unaffiliated and the work is a great mix of spots, branded content, spec work, music videos, TV, short films & features.  Because of the profile section this is always an issue that is kept and referred back to; it also will have bonus distribution at the five production industry events in May and June mentioned above so this issue  will be getting a lot of extra attendion!
>>If your company has a director in the Showcase or your company has worked with a new director in the Showcase this is a great opportunity to promote them, your entire roster and/or company by advertising.  Place a Congratulations Ad or your regular Ad.
Click here for samples of New Directors Showcase Congratulations Ads.
>>If you have new directors on your roster who are not in the Showcase this is also a great opportunity to promote your company and let the world know that you support new directors.
Click Here for Event Sponsorship Information
Click Here to register to attend the May 24th SHOOT New Directors Showcase Event at the DGA in NYC

The Road to Emmy Kick-off feature to the 15-part Series
Meet some of the directors, produers, DPs, editors and other artisans involved in the programs already generating Emmy buzz, including...

  • Shawn Levy, executive producer and director, reflects on Stranger Things (Netflix).
  • Barry Levinson, director of the biopic Paterno (HBO) starring Al Pacino.
  • Barry Sonnenfeld, showrunner and director, A Series of Unfortunate Events (Netflix).
  • Mathias Herndl, AAC, who won the ASC Award earlier this year for Genius: Einstein (National Geographic), talks about season two which focuses on Pablo Picasso.
  • Justin Wilkes & Jenny Carchman share insights into The Fourth Estate (Showtime). Wilkes, who's producer of the series, is RadicalMedia's head of entertainment, while Carchman is both a series producer & co-director.
  • Brett Morgan, writer/director of the acclaimed National Geographic documentary Jane, which won a Producers Guild Award, a Writers Guild Award, and the National Board of Review Award for Best Documentary.
  • Bill Groom, a four-time Emmy Award-winning production designer for Boardwalk Empire, discusses his work on the acclaimed Amazon series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.


Leading Producers
Gain insights into the creative challenges facing producers today along with tips for new directors.
Among those ad agency production executives providing expertise and feedback are...

  • Nathy Aviram, chief production officer, McCann NY
  • Paul Albanese, managing director, broadcast production, David&Goliath
  • Brett Alexander, SVP/executive producer, The Martin Agency
  • Joe Grundhoefer, head of production, Carmichael Lynch
  • Diane Jackson, chief production officer, DDB Chicago
  • Ted Markovic, managing director, Deutsch's Steelhead Studios
  • Stacy McCann, sr. director of integrated production, WONGDOODY​
  • Christine Sigety, chief production officer, Fitzco
  • Matt Silliman, SVP, director of integrated production, 22squared
  • Amber Wimmer, director of interactive production, KBS


    Cannes Lions Preview
    Meet some of the jury heads and what to expect at this year's festival.
    We will hear from such jury chiefs as...
    >David Lubars, CCO of BBDO Worldwide and chairman of BBDO North America, serves as president of the Cannes Film Lions jury.
    >Colleen DeCourcy, CCO of Wieden+Kennedy and president of this year's Titanium Lions jury.
    >Rob Reilly, global creative chairman, McCann Worldgroup, serves as president of the Brand Experience & Activation Lions jury.
    >Mark Tutssel, global CCO, Leo Burnett Worldwide, and creative chairman, Publicis Communications, discusses heading this year's Sustainable Development Goals Lions.
    >Debbi Vandeven, global CCO of VML, presides over the Entertainment Lions jury.
    >Jean Lin, global CCO, Isobar, heads the Digital Craft Lions jury.

    Chat Room Interview: Erol Morris
    Oscar-winning documentarian Errol Morris discusses his new Netflix docuseries Wormwood and his commercialmaking/branded content endeavors via Biscuit Filmworks.

    Hot Locations Column:
    Film commission, lensing and incentive developments impacting feature, TV, commercial, music video, short film and interactive production.

    Advertising Deadlines
    Final Space Reservations:    Contact us for available space
    Ad PDF File Deadline:          May 11 (final extension: May 14)
    For Rates, Specs & Space reservations, please contact Roberta via email or at 203/227-1699, x13 - lock in your great spot today!
    Content Marketing Opportunity! SHOOT will tailor a 1 Page Profile or 2 Page Feature for your Company..
    Let SHOOT help you tell your story with a company profile or feature that will run across all digital and print platforms. The following marketing elemens are included...
    1.One or two-page artice with either a 1/4 page or 1/2 page Ad to be published in SHOOT Magazine Print Issue. SHOOT editor will interview company executive to create the content.
    2.PDF version of of Profile with Ad & live link to company website will run in PDF version of Issue posted on SHOOTonline
    for readers to view/download. The Issue's PDF version will also be emailed to 28,000 opt-in subscribers.
    3.Digital version of the content portion will be published on SHOOTonline with links to it going out in The SHOOT>e.diton and SHOOT Dailies email newsletters.
    4.Space for a 180x150 banner on four SHOOT>e.dition email newsletters starting week the issue is out and digital version goes live. File formats: JPEG, GIF or Animated GIF – max file size: 50K.
    5.Space for a 300x250 banner to run on for 30 days
    6.PDF Reprint
    7.10 Copies of the Print Issue
    Single Page Marketing Package: $4,000. net (rate card value: $7,250. net)
    Two Pages Marketing Package:   $6,500. net (rate card value: $11,150. net)
    >Sample of 1 Page profile with 1/4 page Ad for AFS Productions
    >Samples of 1 Page profiles with 1/2 page Ads for Levithan, Optimus, Troll Pictures, Foundation, Flavor, Hybrid Edit:
    >sample of a Two Page feature with 1/2 page Ad  for The Mill|
    The Deadline to reserve a Content Marketing feature is earlier than the regular advertising deadlines..
    Reserve Content Marketing Package by: May 1st.
    Additional SHOOT Marketing-related Links
    SHOOTonline Banner Sizes/Specs
    Click Here for Banner sizes and specs for SHOOTonline (website), The SHOOT>e.dition (weekly email newsletter) and SHOOT Custom Email Blasts.
    The SHOOT Publicity Wire
    Click Here for information on the publicity wire service for the advertising, media and entertainment industries.  Purchase credits to post your publicity news releases.  Now you can post video with or without a full release!
    Become a SHOOT Member and immediately start enjoying multiple benefites including being able to post your MySHOOT individual Talent Profile or MySHOOT Company Profile with up to 10 individual Talent Profile!