Sunday, August 20, 2017

AICE Awards

Thursday, May. 11, 2017

“It Comes from Below,” editor Daniel Sherwen’s quick-cut, exquisitely-syncopated spot for the athletic equipment company Under Armour and agency Droga5, won Best in Show honors at tonight’s AICE Awards presentation. Sherwen, who’s with Final Cut, also won in the competition’s Dialogue/Monologue/...

Wednesday, Apr. 26, 2017

Finalists have been announced for the 2017 AICE Awards, and at the top of the list is colorist Tom Poole of Company 3. Poole, who won the Color Grading category in the 2016 AICE Awards, earned finalist nominations for his work in Color Grading (90 Seconds or Under) for Budweiser; scored two out...

Wednesday, Apr. 19, 2017

In a first for AICE, the two past executive directors of the international postproduction trade association--John David Held and Burke Moody--will receive honorary inductions into the AICE Hall of Fame at next month’s awards ceremony in New York.
 
Held, a former ad agency producer,...

Monday, Mar. 20, 2017

AICE has announced the editors and postproduction artists who will serve on the 2017 AICE Awards Curatorial Committee. The roster this year includes talent from member companies across the U.S. and in Canada, including from its newly re-launched Atlanta Chapter, which formed earlier this year....

Thursday, May. 12, 2016

A dynamic, mesmerizing two-minute animated history of the products and innovations from Honda, created by ad agency RPA, directed by the noted stop-motion maestro PES of production house RESET and given a seamless infusion of visual effects and finishing by VFX supervisor and lead Flame artist...

Wednesday, Apr. 27, 2016

Finalists for the 2016 AICE Awards have been announced, and work from editors Sam Ostrove of Cut + Run, last year’s Best in Show winner at the AICE Awards, and editor Michael Reuter of EditBar has topped the list, earning four nominations each. On a company level, entries from Rock Paper...

Tuesday, Mar. 29, 2016

AICE has announced the roster of senior editors, audio mixers, colorists and effects artists who will serve on the Curatorial Committee for the 2016 AICE Awards. The list includes professionals working at AICE member companies in Chicago,...

Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016

Documentary-style storytelling--often featuring real people and presenting compelling situations rooted in reality--has become increasingly popular with agencies and marketers as an authentic means of conveying brand messages. This surging trend is reflected in...

Tuesday, Jun. 2, 2015

Editor Sam Ostrove has relocated to Los Angeles from Cut+Run’s London office. His work was recently recognized at the AICE Awards, winning the Best in Show honor and the Automotive category for the four-minute Volvo “Vintersaga” short directed by Gustav Johansson...

Thursday, May. 14, 2015

A moody and evocative four-minute film for Volvo from the Swedish ad agency Forsman & Bodenfors, edited by Sam Ostrove of Cut + Run, was named Best in Show at the 2015 AICE Awards, which were held this evening at the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts in...