Friday, August 18, 2017

News

    • Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:15am
    The CEO of 21st Century Fox denounced racism and terrorists while expressing concern over President Donald Trump's reaction to the deadly violence surrounding a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. James Murdoch also told friends in...
  • Director Eva Michon Joins BRF For Spots, Branded Content Worldwide

    • Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017

    BRF (B-Reel Films) has signed director Eva Michon for commercials and branded content worldwide.

    Born in Johannesburg, Michon grew up in Toronto, where she studied film at Ryerson...

    • Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 1:15pm
    The Visual Effects Society (VES) announced acclaimed visual futurist and VES Visionary Award honoree Syd Mead as a keynote speaker at its 9th annual Summit, “Inspiring Change: Building on 20 Years of VES Innovation.” Featured speakers will include...
    • Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 12:30pm
    HBO says it has regained control of its social media accounts after the latest security breach to hit the entertainment company. The hacking group OurMine on Wednesday night took over several of HBO's Twitter accounts, including ones for "Game of...
  • Rep Report for August 18, 2017

    • Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017

    New York/San Francisco-based content creation/production studio BODEGA has expanded its national business development team, bringing on board Janice Wagdy for...

  • Street Talk for August 18, 2017

    • Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017

    BRF (B-Reel Films) is growing its entertainment division, hiring Hollywood producer Philip Westgren as the company’s first head of original...

  • Flashback for August 2017

    • Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017

    The industry is shocked and mourning the death of director Tony Scott, 68, whose filmography includes Top Gun, Days of Thunder, Man on Fire, Deja Vu, Crimson Tide and Unstoppable....

  • Visual Effects and Animation Developments for August 2017

    • Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017

    Managing director Rani Melendez and exec creative director Phil Crowe of The Mill have spearheaded an influx of new hires to the Mill+ roster in  L.A.

    Coming aboard Mill+ are creative...

    • Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 10:15am
    Turner Sports is the latest TV company to announce a sports streaming service as traditional television companies chase millennial audiences. The service, expected next year in the U.S., has signed up European soccer with the UEFA Champions League...
  • Short Takes for August 2017

    • Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017

    David Gordon Green of Chelsea Pictures directed this latest campaign for Little Caesars out of agency Barton F. Graf, NY. The work brings us oddball characters with just one thing on their mind:...