Friday, Dec. 13, 2019

This issue’s installment of our Road To Oscar Series includes a DP and an editor affirming the importance of doing justice to a character--whether fictional or real. On the latter score, editor Nat Sanders, ACE reflected on Just Mercy (Warner Bros.), directed by Destin Daniel Cretton....

Friday, Dec. 13, 2019

The theatre held a crowd of industry pros so large many were forced to stand at Ciclope Festival’s 10th Anniversary event in Berlin. Featuring incredible work, with noteworthy standouts including BMW’s “The Small Escape,” FKA Twig’s “Cellophane,” and Bianco’s “The Lift,” the fest celebrated the...

Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019

Framestore Adds Vince Baertsoen
Vince Baertsoen has joined Framestore as global head of CG for integrated advertising. He will oversee the implementation of new technologies to the company’s VFX workflow and the continued development of Framestore’s CG pipeline, while...

Friday, Dec. 13, 2019

Overall on-location filming in Greater Los Angeles declined 5.2% from July through September, according to new data published by FilmLA. In all, 9,226 Shoot Days (SD) were logged during the period.

And while the third quarter of 2018 saw local filming attain near-record highs, the same...

Friday, Dec. 13, 2019

ELEMENT, FULL CONTACT TEAM ON ALZHEIMER’S PSA
In this heartfelt PSA titled “A Good Man,” The Alzheimer’s Association shares one family’s perseverance. Directed by Matt Luem via Boston-based ELEMENT Productions for agency Full Contact, the piece introduces us to Elissa...

Friday, Dec. 13, 2019

Spears & Arrows, a Santa Monica, Calif.-based production company headed by EP Jason Wolk, has added director Michael Shapiro to its roster....

Barbarian, a digital creative agency backed by Cheil Worldwide, has opened...

Friday, Dec. 13, 2019

The Directors Network (TDN), a talent agency for commercial freelance directors, directors of photography, and director/DPs, has signed director/DP Aaron Platt and director/photographer Dean Freeman. Independent Spirit Award...

Friday, Dec. 13, 2019

December 16, 2014      On the strength of Selma, Ava DuVernay became the first black woman to be nominated for a Best Director Golden Globe Award....Little Minx has added director Luca...

Friday, Dec. 6, 2019

Beauty@Gotham, McCann Worldgroup’s global creative agency dedicated to the lifestyle category, has named Hans Dorsinville as its chief creative officer. He joins the agency--known for work for such clients as...

Friday, Dec. 6, 2019

Emerald Pictures, founded by Mara Milicevic and John Duffin, has signed with Alyson Griffith of AG Reps (formerly known as The Gossip Company) to handle representation on the West Coast. Griffith began her career on the agency side at The...

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