Sunday, November 19, 2017

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Monday, Oct. 9, 2017
Nominations Set For Critics' Choice Documentary Awards
The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) and the Broadcast Television Journalists Association (BTJA) jointly unveiled the nominations for the second annual Critics’ Choice Documentary Awards, honoring the finest achievements in documentary features and non-fiction TV. The winners will be...
Monday, Oct. 9, 2017
AICE Cautions Advertisers About The Real Cost of Agency In-House Production and Post
The AICE, the postproduction trade association, last week continued a mini-tradition of making an industry splash at the annual ANA (Association of National Advertisers) Masters of Marketing Conference in Orlando. AICE has distributed a unique conversation piece pertaining to agency in-house...
Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017
"Blade Runner 2049" Tops Box Office But Falls Short of Opening Weekend Expectations
"Blade Runner 2049" had the pedigree, the stars and the stellar reviews. But even though the highly touted sequel had seemingly everything going for it, something didn't click with audiences. The big-budget, handsomely crafted sequel to the 1982 sci-fi classic opened surprisingly weak at the North...
Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017
Harvey Weinstein Ousted From The Weinstein Co
Harvey Weinstein, the sharp-elbowed movie producer whose combative reign in Hollywood made him an Academy Awards regular, was fired from The Weinstein Company on Sunday following an expose that detailed decades of sexual harassment allegations made against Weinstein by actresses and employees. In a...
Friday, Oct. 6, 2017
Robert Abel, Ed Catmull, Dennis Muren, Doug Trumbull Among Inaugural Inductees To VES Hall of Fame
The Visual Effects Society (VES) has announced its inaugural inductees to the VES Hall of Fame. In concert with the Society’s milestone 20th Anniversary, the VES Board of Directors created the VES Hall of Fame – a new honor to recognize exemplary individuals that came before us and upon whose...
Friday, Oct. 6, 2017
Production Music Association Unveils, Honors 2017 Mark Award Winners
The Production Music Association (PMA) announced and honored recipients of its third annual Mark Awards this week (10/4), kicking off the three-day Production Music Conference in Hollywood. The Mark Awards honor excellence in the production music community. Named in honor of the late Andy Mark, who...
Friday, Oct. 6, 2017
Director Henry Mason Joins BRF For U.S. Representation
Global production company BRF (B-Reel Films) has added Henry Mason--whose body of work spans commercials, TV dramas, film and theatre--to its directorial roster in the U.S. Mason’s credits include campaigns for such brands as Honda, T-Mobile, Bombay Sapphire, McLaren, Nike and Coca-Cola. He just...
Friday, Oct. 6, 2017
Harvey Weinstein To Take Leave Of Absence After Report of Alleged Sexual Harassment
Harvey Weinstein, the larger-than-life Hollywood executive and Oscar-winner, is taking a leave of absence from his own company after an explosive expose revealing decades of sexual harassment against women, from employees to actress Ashley Judd, was published in The New York Times Thursday. The...
Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017
92 Nations Vying For Foreign Language Film Oscar; Haiti, Honduras Among 1st Time Entrants
A record 92 countries have submitted films for consideration in the Foreign Language Film category for the 90th Academy Awards®. Haiti, Honduras, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Mozambique, Senegal and Syria are first-time entrants. The 2017 submissions are: Afghanistan, “A Letter to the...
Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017
Russell Carpenter To Receive ASC Lifetime Achievement Award
In recognition of their special contributions to the art of cinematography, the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) has named four honorees who will be feted at the 32nd ASC Awards for Outstanding Achievement. Russell Carpenter, ASC will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award; Russell Boyd,...