• Thornton, Silver Are Believers

    Executive producers Luke Thornton and Liz Silver, former principals at bicoastal/international The End, have launched production house Believe Media, and teamed with director David van Eyssen to...

  • Jonze Re-Ups For 3 Years At Satellite

    Though it's hardly a well-kept secret that director Spike Jonze has decided to stay put at bicoastal/international Satellite for spots and music videos (SHOOT "Street Talk," 1/14, p. 30), official...

  • Tax Break Sought For Chicago Prodn.

    Members of Chicago's film community are seeking economic relief that would make the city more competitive in its bid to retain and attract additional production business. The initiative centers...

  • Spontaneous Elkins

    David Elkins has joined Spontaneous Combustion, New York, as a visual effects supervisor/senior Inferno artist. Elkins was formerly senior digital effects editor/Flame artist/effects supervisor at...

  • Mobius Awards Honor "Spirit"

    An Australian Qantas Airlines spot, titled "Spirit," was awarded Best of Show in the broadcast division at the 29th annual Mobius Advertising Awards, held at the Chicago Cultural Center on Feb. 9...

  • Cutters Revamps

    In order to create a more distinct identity for its postproduction-related services, Chicago-headquartered facility Cutters has reorganized. Cutters has expanded its Santa Monica-based design/...

  • Peligro Signs Composer Gordon Cyrus

    Composer Gordon Cyrus—who's been working as a freelancer out of Stockholm and Paris—has signed with Peligro Music & Sound Design, the Los Angeles house launched last year by composer/sound...

  • Composer Tony Prendatt Joins Smythe & Company For Spots

    Smythe & Company, based in New York, has signed composer Tony Prendatt, who specializes in urban and hip-hop fare. During his 25-year industry tenure, Prendatt has been a composer, engineer,...

  • Dir. Pawluk Joins Dublin Prodns.

    Director Walter Pawluk has signed for commercial representation with Dublin Productions, the Hollywood-headquartered company headed by principal/director Rick Dublin and executive producer...

  • Visitor Adds Dir. Coleman

    Director/ cameraman Lionel Coleman, formerly of 1/33 Productions, has joined Santa Monica-based production house Visitor.

    Coleman left 1/33 when his contract expired in October. 1/33...

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