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Sunday, December 10, 2017

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Monday, Dec. 4, 2017
10 Animated Shorts Advance In 2017 Oscar Race

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 10 animated short films will advance in the voting process for the 90th Academy Awards®. Sixty-three pictures had originally qualified in the category.

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Friday, Dec. 1, 2017
Rodeo Show Wins Epica Award For Abercrombie & Fitch Campaign “This Is The Time”

Venice-based production company Rodeo Show have snagged the lauded 2017 Epica Bronze Award in the Luxury & Premium Brands category for their critically-acclaimed Abercrombie & Fitch® campaign “This Is the TIme.” Rodeo Show...

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Friday, Dec. 1, 2017
DWA Presents Ultimate Events, December Edition

With each new day, you can guarantee that some very bright people are planning get-togethers designed to have massive impacts for everyone involved. The settings can be musical, artistic, creative, academic or business-focused; these are events you hear about before saying, “that sounds awesome...

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Friday, Dec. 1, 2017
Cinema Audio Society Announces Finalists For The CAS Student Recognition Award

Five finalists from schools across the country have been invited to attend the 54th Annual CAS Awards, on February 24th, where the recipient of the CAS Student Recognition Award will be revealed and presented with a $2500 check.

“It is always exciting to announce the finalists for the CAS...

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Friday, Dec. 1, 2017
Aspen Film Announces 26th Annual Academy Screenings Program

Aspen Film today announced its full program of 29 feature films which comprise the 26th Academy Screenings at the historic Wheeler Opera House and the Paepcke Auditorium, both in Aspen. This annual film series, which has now been a part of Aspen’s holiday tradition for over a quarter-century,...

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Monday, Nov. 27, 2017
Call For Entries Now Open For The Semiannual SHOOT 2017 Behind The Scenes (BTS) Photo Contest - Winter 2017 Edition

The Editors of SHOOT®,  the leading publication and website for entertainment and commercial motion picture production & postproduction, have opened the call for entries for the SHOOT Behind The Scenes (BTS) Photo Contest - Winter 2017 Edition. SHOOT invites amateur and...

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Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017
The KitMas Bash: The First Livestreamed Concept Art Tournament Presented By KitBash3d

Since its launch, KitBash3d has taken the visual effects industry by storm with its premium 3D assets. Earlier this year, hundreds of visual effects artists from around the globe submitted to KitBash’s #KB3Dcontest. On December 4th, the top 20 contestants will participate in the Kitmas Bash: the...

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Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017
The One Club Announces The One Show Shortlist For First and Second Quarter Entries

The One Club for Creativity, the world’s foremost non-profit organization celebrating creative excellence in advertising and design, has announced the shortlist for first and second quarter entries to The One Show global awards.

The complete Q1 and Q2 shortlist is available at...

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Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017
John Moffitt, James J. Murakami and Martin Kline Join Norm Newberry In Receiving ADG Lifetime Achievement Awards

Scenic Artist John Moffitt, Emmy®-winning and Oscar®-nominated Set Designer James J. Murakami and Senior Illustrator Martin Kline join Production Designer Norm Newberry as recipients of the...

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Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017
Award Winning Branding/Marketing Veteran Curt Doty Launches Vertuoso as New Company that Collaborates with Studios, Networks, Brands and Agencies

Award-winning entertainment branding and marketing veteran Curt Doty has launched Vertuoso as the industry’s first creative and production agency specifically focused on “Vertical Storytelling” (think Snapchat). Vertuoso will work with...

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Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017
SHOOT Special Year-End Issue To Showcase The "Best Work Of The Year," "Year In Perspective," "The Road To Oscar," "Ad Agency Of The Year," Plus 4th Quarter "Top 10 Tracks and VFX/Animation Charts"
SHOOT Magazine, the leading publication for commercial and entertainment production & post, announced today the issue and closing dates for its Year-End Issue. This high-profile issue will publish on December 15, 2017.  The content will appear across all SHOOT Platforms and be published in...
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Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017
AKA NYC Hosts Experiential Marketing for Broadway and Beyond Event

Members of the Broadway Industry convened at the Whitby Hotel in Manhattan November 27th for a roundtable discussion, hosted by AKA NYC, on the importance of brand experience and experiential marketing. Founding editor-in-chief of Event Marketer and author Dan Hanover (Experiential Marketing...

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Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017
Lunch​ ​Launches​ ​Lunch​ ​2.0​ ​With​ ​All-Female​ ​Leadership​ ​Team

Lunch was founded in 2009 by international award-winning Executive Producer Amy Miranda as a creative services company delivering advertising, marketing and content production. Lunch provides everything from strategy to execution across all mediums. After spending years in managerial positions...

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Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017
Spears & Arrows Director John Grammatico Snaps Into Three New Spots For Slim Jim And Agency Match MG

It doesn’t matter if you’re a tied up bank guard, an EMT performing the Heimlich maneuver on a choking diner or even a medieval knight, there are no...

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Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017
More Than 40 of the 2017 Fall Television and Streaming Series Rely on Blackmagic Design

Blackmagic Design today announced that a variety of its production and post products are being used by DPs, DITs, VFX artists, online editors and colorists to complete many of the fall 2017 season’s new and returning television shows and streaming series. More than 40 shows rely on Blackmagic...

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Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017
Accomplice Media Signs Director and Cinematographer Damien Toogood

Director DP Damien Toogood has signed to Accomplice Media, and stepped straight into working with DDB San Francisco.

Creative Director Sam Brown is a new fan. “Damien’s visual style and quirkiness, when it came to casting, were exactly what we were looking for,” Brown says. “Utilizing his...

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Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017
SMPTE Publishes Study Group Report on Flow Management in Professional Media Networks

SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology and whose membership spans the globe, announced the publication of the "Report of the Study Group on Flow...

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Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017
USA Network and Black Spot Unveil “Behind-the-Scenes” For MR. ROBOT: Season 3

Black Spot released its new, behind-the-scenes shorts for Season 3 of the critically acclaimed and Golden Globe®-winning drama, MR. ROBOT - produced with USA Network’s Senior Creative Director Christina Hedrick. These shorts feature compelling...

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Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017
Cyber Security: The Buck Stops In The Boardroom

Ever since the internet emerged as a public information gateway, thieves and pranksters have been working to exploit it for criminal gain. Today, cyber-crime is a billion-dollar industry. The perpetrators are no longer lone wolf hackers; they are multi-national cartels who reap mega-profits....

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Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017
Rodeo FX Wins An HPA Award in Los Angeles

Montreal-based visual effects studio Rodeo FX was named winner of this year’s Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) Award in the Outstanding Visual Effects – Television category for its work on the fourth and final season of the Black Sails TV series. The HPA recognized Rodeo FX for...

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