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Friday, Nov. 5, 1999
Word is that director Gore Verbinski of bicoastal/international Propaganda Films, and the British co-directing team known as Hammer + Tongs, last with bicoastal U Ground, are joining 8Media, the Culver City, Calif.-based production venture launched by former Propaganda chairman/cofounder Steve...
Friday, Oct. 29, 1999
Bruce Martin has become president/managing partner of No Prisoners, a Los Angeles-based commercial production company launched by feature producer Todd Moyer, founder of the year-old visual effects house No Prisoners 3DFX, also in L.A. The spot shop opens with three directors: Barnaby Jackson, Nic...
Friday, Oct. 22, 1999
Is former RSA USA president Bruce Martin about to resurface in the spot biz?….Former Propaganda Films VP/director of commercial development Dave Morrison is helping launch the as-yet-unnamed production and management company being started by Steve Golin, cofounder and former chairman of Propaganda...
Friday, Oct. 15, 1999
Feature filmmaker Barry Sonnenfeld is no longer represented by bicoastal Coppos Films for spots….Director Branson Veal, most recently affiliated with cYclops productions, New York, has joined Ace Entertainment, Los Angeles, for commercials…. Bicoastal Partizan Entertainment has signed director Paul...
Friday, Jun. 18, 1999
Jonathan Miller & Co., Marina del Rey, Calif., has been merged into Dublin Productions which is based in Hollywood and Minneapolis. Executive producer Jonathan Miller brings a couple of his Miller & Co. directors into the Dublin fold for commercial representation: Tom Megalis; and feature...
Friday, Jun. 4, 1999
At press time, SHOOT got word that director Larry Williams had died. He had apparently collapsed while walking his dog near the family's Pasadena home on Monday evening (5/31). Williams and his wife, Leslie Libman, co-directed commercials through bicoastal Coppos Films....Two antirunaway production...
Friday, May. 28, 1999
It's now official: feature film executive producer Sigurjon (Joni) Sighvattson has become the major shareholder in Los Angeles-based Palomar Pictures....Director Chris Milk-whose credits include the noted "Tready Bear" :30 for 3DO (SHOOT, 2/26/99, p. 1) and last year's "Extreme Is Dead," a Gold...
Friday, May. 21, 1999
Director Robert Black is departing bicoastal Headquarters. Word is that he's opening up shop with executive producer Lynne Pateman in association with bicoastal Bedford Falls.... Director/cameraman Blair Hayes and exec. producer Jonathan Weinstein, partners in bicoastal production house Sticks And...
Friday, May. 14, 1999
Word at press time was that bicoastal HSI Productions had won its court case against F.M. Rocks, Santa Monica. A Los Angeles Superior Court jury ruled that HSI did not intentionally engage in acts designed to interfere with a contract between F.M. Rocks and director Paul Hunter. As earlier reported...
Friday, May. 7, 1999
Executive producers Allison Nunn and Bob Samuel have resigned from bicoastal Coppos Films to pursue their own vision of a directorial and production management company. Samuel, Nunn and Coppos Films' owners, director Mark Coppos and exec. producer Bill Bratkowski, described the parting of ways as...