Tuesday, Jul. 20, 2021

Sibling Films has added Jeff Bitsack to its roster of filmmakers. Most recently Bitsack directed for Eleanor Films, working with Blue Diamond Almond on a new campaign that launched in June. Before moving into the director world full time in 2010, Bitsack was an associate creative director,...

Friday, Oct. 23, 2020

With SHOOT’s 2020 New Directors Showcase Reel having just gone live at NDS.SHOOTonline.com, it’s an apropos time to reflect on what prior Showcases have yielded over the prior 17 years. 

Suffice it to say that there’s been...

Friday, Oct. 23, 2020

SHOOT’s 18th Annual New Directors Showcase Reel has gone live at NDS.SHOOTonline.com.

The NDS Class of 2020 offers a total of 36 up-and-coming directors filling 35 slots (34 individual directors and a duo). The field...

Monday, Sep. 21, 2020

Production company tinygiant has added director Jenn Shaw to its roster for commercials and branded content.

Shaw is a New York-based filmmaker with roots in the bluegrass of Lexington, Kentucky. A graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, her bold and cinematic filmmaking has both...

Tuesday, Apr. 28, 2020

Director David Findlay has landed at his first commercial production house roost, joining the roster of Montreal-based Les Enfants which will handle him in the territory of Quebec (French-Canada). Findlay, who earned a slot in SHOOT’s 2019 New Directors Showcase on the strength of his...

Friday, May. 31, 2019

SHOOT’s 17th annual New Directors Showcase--which was celebrated with an evening screening and panel discussion at the DGA Theatre in NYC, followed by an industry party--offers a total of 36 up-and-coming directors filling 34...

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

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,...

Thursday, May. 23, 2019

SHOOT has revealed the slate of speakers for select sessions at its 2019 New Directors Showcase Event to be held at the DGA Theatre in NYC on Thursday, May 30.  The event includes an afternoon “In the Directors” Chair on-stage interview and “Living on the Cutting Edge of Content” panel...

Friday, May. 31, 2019

SHOOT premiered its 17th annual New Directors Showcase reel at the DGA Theatre in New York City on Thursday (5/30), followed by a panel discussion moderated by SHOOT publisher and editorial director Roberta Griefer featuring four of the up-and-coming fillmmakes as well as...

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