• Schmios Takes On The Clios

    In an event chock-full of critical analysis of capitalism and the television commercials it spawns, The Schmio Awards were held at New York University's Cantor Film Center last week (4/27)....

  • ITS Begins Search For Lobbyist

    VIENNA, Va.-ITS, headquartered in Vienna, Va., is actively looking to hire a lobbyist whose primary responsibility would be to seek tax relief for postproduction companies that need to reinvest in...

  • Dir. Bob Mowen Joins Zero 2 Sixty Prodns.

    Director/cinematographer Bob Mowen has joined Zero 2 Sixty Productions, New York, for exclusive spot representation. Mowen has been repped since '93 by New York-based Lee Hunt Associates for...

  • Ground Zero Tops Belding TV Competition

    Three commercials-"Big," "Beach" and "Missed"-in the ESPN2 2Night "Knowledge" campaign conceived by Marina del Rey, Calif.-based agency Ground Zero took the coveted best of show Sweepstakes honor...

  • Minnesota Sales Tax Exemption Bill Clears Hurdle

    The Minnesota film community's effort to urge legislation that would rescind a 6.5 % sales tax on commercial production services has advanced in the State Capitol. Last week (4/29), the bill...

  • Maysles Shorts Signs Barnes

    Maysles Shorts, New York, has signed director Gilly Barnes for exclusive commercial representation. Barnes had most recently been freelance directing. Her last company roost was bicoastal/...

  • Kessler Climbs Onto Blue Rock

    Editor Reb Kessler has joined New York-based The Blue Rock Editing Co. He comes from Shoot First Editorial, which closed at the end of April following owner/editor Jeff Dell's decision to retire (...

  • SPOT.COM.MENTARY: Numbers Game

    THIS WEEK's FRONT PAGE represents an exercise in numbers. And in this case, exercise is crucial to your health. Our lead story reports on a study that measured the economic impact TV commercial...

  • Tarr, Bieber Form Silo

    Executive producer Pam Tarr, president of commercial production house Ace Entertainment and its sister music video shop Squeak Pictures, has teamed with motion picture/TV exec. Rick Bieber, head...

  • Ron Hacohen Launches Bravo Zulu

    Executive producer Ron Hacohen, who ended a long tenure at bicoastal HKM Productions earlier this year (SHOOT, 2/5, p. 7), has launched his own production house, Bravo Zulu. The new venture opens...

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