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Friday, Feb. 5, 1999
Routson Exits Goodby To Direct At Tool
SANTA MONICA-Tom Routson, an associate creative director at Goodby, Silverstein & Partners, San Francisco, had another Super Sunday. For the second consecutive year, he directed for the agency a package of high-profile Budweiser "Lizards" spots that debuted on the Super Bowl. The work also...
Friday, Feb. 5, 1999
Lackluster Spots Equal A Not-So-Super Sunday
A SHOOT STAFF REPORT At least seven percent of those who watched this past Sunday's Super Bowl telecast came away disappointed-and they weren't necessarily Atlanta Falcons fans. According to a pre-game survey by Baltimore agency Eisner & Associates, seven percent of respondents said they...
Friday, Feb. 5, 1999
Case Nydrle To Close Up Shop
WEST HOLLYWOOD-It's case closed for Case Nydrle, the eight-month-old bicoastal shop formed by director/cameraman Peter Nydrle and executive producer Carol Case, which is shutting its doors. Nydrle will now direct spots through his long-standing Peter Nydrle Productions, West Hollywood. Launched...
Friday, Feb. 5, 1999
DGA Names Best Commercial: Director Nominees For 1998 - Amy Hill & Chris Riess; Peter Darley Miller; Rocky Morton; Tarsem; And Kinka Usher.
LOS ANGELES-The Directors Guild of America (DGA) has named its nominees for best commercial director of 1998: the team of Amy Hill & Chris Riess from Tony K., West Hollywood and London; Peter Darley Miller of Stiefel & Company, Hollywood; Rocky Morton of Morton Jankel Zander, Los Angeles;...
Friday, Feb. 5, 1999
Colorist Joe Bond Retires Amid Staff Changes At Post Perfect
NEW YORK-Veteran colorist Joe Bond retired last week after 41 years in the industry. He was employed at Post Perfect, New York, the company he co-founded in 1986. Post Perfect has also brought in some new staffers, including VP of operations Carol McCoy, editor/compositor Rob Padva and producer...
Friday, Feb. 5, 1999
CanApple Spotlights N.Y., Canadian Talent
NEW YORK-The Canadian Consulate General, in collaboration with the New York City Economic Development Corp. (EDC) and the Quebec Government House, last week presented the CanApple Animation Forum, which was designed to showcase the talents of Canadian and New York-based companies with expertise in...
Friday, Feb. 5, 1999
Director Bill Scarlet Joins OneSuch Films: Formerly Of Chemistry/Harmony Pictures.
NEW YORK- Bob Ramos, president of bicoastal OneSuch Films, and his executive producer, Al Califano, were looking to sign director Bill Scarlet long before bicoastal Chemistry (formerly Harmony Pictures) closed its doors last November (SHOOT, 12/4, p. 1). Now they've got him. "We'd been tracking his...
Friday, Feb. 5, 1999
Ron Hacohen Exits HKM Productions: Exec. Producer Weighs Options After Nearly A Decade With Company.
HOLLYWOOD-Executive producer Ron Hacohen has left bicoastal HKM Productions. A company mainstay, Hacohen began at HKM in 1983 as a freelance PA. Three years later, he was freelance producing for director Graham Henman, a shop co-founder. And in '90, Hacohen came on staff as head of production. In '...
Friday, Feb. 5, 1999
FLASHBACK
5 Years Ago FEBRUARY 4, 1994 Director/cameraman Caleb Deschanel and his longtime producer Vincent Arcaro have teamed to form Dark Light Pictures, a production company to be based in West Hollywood....Director Andy Gallerani and executive producer Cay Mohr, both formerly with the West Coast...
Friday, Feb. 5, 1999
SPOT.COM.MENTARY: Moguls R Us
THERES BEEN QUITE A BUZZ recently over the past, present and future of entertainment talent representation, with some of the conversation tangentially but meaningfully linked to the spotmaking business. The present is embodied in the imbroglio between Michael Ovitz and Creative Artists Agency. The...

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