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Friday, May. 24, 2019

Bicoastal indie production company Hey Wonderful, headed by founder/managing partner Michael Di Girolamo, has signed on Fox-Mills to represent its directorial roster on the East Coast. The talent firm is led by founder Philip Fox-Mills and...

Friday, May. 24, 2019

L.A.-based production company HOUND has added Marc Klasfeld and Mark Pellington to its directorial roster. HOUND will rep Klasfeld for exclusive commercial and music video representation in the U.S. and Pellington for exclusive music video...

Friday, May. 24, 2019

May 24, 2014    The Cannes Film Festival’s Palme d’Or was bestowed upon Winter Sleep, an intimate, wintry epic set on Turkey’s Anatolian steppe. And winning best director distinction was Bennett Miller for Foxcatcher...

Friday, May. 24, 2019

DIRECTOR STETT BREAKS GLASS CEILING FOR FORD
Carrie Stett, who’s repped by Washington Square Films, directed this brand film, Breaking the Glass Ceiling, for Ford that proves it’s never too late to realize your dreams. Hosted by actress and activist Gina Rodriguez...

Friday, May. 24, 2019

On-location filming in Greater Los Angeles declined 9.1 percent in the first quarter of 2019, due to a simultaneous slowdown in feature, TV and commercial production. In all, area filmmakers logged 8,843 shoot days (SD) from January through the end of March. Despite the drop, FilmLA’s Research...

Friday, May. 24, 2019

In the world of 30-second storytelling, there are days of location scouting, disputes over wardrobe choices and heated exchanges over which couch the spokesperson will sit on. At these times, I remind myself of the simple truth of commercials: performance is everything. Audiences love characters...

Friday, May. 24, 2019

At the recently wrapped Cannes Film Festival, actress Julianne Moore said that quotas would be a viable option in order for the American movie industry to attain gender parity.

Gender quotas are more common in Europe where filmmaking is often partly subsidized by public money. Sweden,...

Friday, May. 17, 2019

GLORIA, the production company founded by Diego Luna, Pablo Cruz and Eric Bonniot, has signed with Ezra Burke and Shane Harris of Content Chemics for West Coast representation. GLORIA...

Friday, May. 10, 2019

New York/Los Angeles/San Francisco-based production company and content creation studio BODEGA has signed Mary Knox, Shauna Seresin, and James Bartlett of Minerva X Mr. Bartlett to represent BODEGA...

Friday, May. 10, 2019

Havas Media Group has appointed Erin Flaxman, an industry vet of some 20-plus years, to serve as global chief growth officer. Flaxman has been charged with delivering new business best practices for the Media Group, as well as furthering the network’s commitment...

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