Monday, July 16, 2018

Columns

Friday, Jun. 8, 2018

ICM Partners is now representing cinematographer Ben Richardson (Beast of the Southern Wild, Wind River, The Fault in Our Stars) for commercials and feature films exclusively....

DP Brendan Uegama has joined Dattner...

Friday, Jun. 8, 2018

BBH LA has hired Peter Williams as EP, Sarah Yu as sr. art director and Hoyt Dwyer as sr. copywriter. Williams, Yu and Dwyer report to BBH LA executive creative director Zach Hilder. Williams, formerly director of integrated...

Friday, Jun. 1, 2018

Venice, Calif.-based production company Slim has added Belgian director Bram Coppens to its roster for commercials and branded content in the U.S.  Coppens made his mark with campaigns for Adidas, including “Brazuca,” which introduced the new ball for the FIFA...

Friday, Jun. 1, 2018

Cinematographer Richard Vialet has joined Dattner Dispoto and Associates (DDA) for representation...

DDA has also booked costume designer Christopher Lawrence on feature film The Bayou.......

Friday, May. 25, 2018

Brand experience agency WRG has brought Jennifer Baker on board in a newly created sr. management role--director of operations, overseeing the Live Events department that creates and manages high-end live experiences. She will work with Graeme Beavers, VP of...

Friday, May. 25, 2018

Dattner Dispoto and Associates (DDA) has signed DP Tucker Korte and editor Bryan Irving for representation....

DDA has also booked DP Manuel Billeter on season 3 of the Netflix series...

Friday, May. 18, 2018

On-location filming in Greater Los Angeles increased 2.4 percent in the first quarter of 2018, according to a FilmL.A. report. In all, 9,724 Shoot Days (SD)* were logged during the period. On-location feature production experienced its first double digit bump since 2015 (4th quarter), up 11.7...

Friday, May. 18, 2018

Nicholaus Goossen directed this retro music video for Danielle Bregoli a.k.a. “Bhad Babie’s”’ new single “Gucci Flip Flops,” featuring rapper Lil Yachty. The video begins in a 1950s-inspired, suburban black-and-white setting with Bregoli dressed in pearls and polka dots, a drastic shift from the...

Friday, May. 18, 2018

The recently concluded two-day VRLA confab and expo in Los Angeles presented a dizzying array of technology. 

But sometimes lost in the wondrous advancements is what VR truly advances—a special connection to a story and the people in it. Engaged viewers can, for instance, choose to put...

Friday, May. 18, 2018

Let’s face it: with today’s ever-changing and oversaturated media landscape, it’s harder for content creators and brand builders to cut through the noise in a meaningful way. Gone are the days when producing visually-appealing content was enough. In this age of hashtag “slactivism” and “fake...