Tuesday, December 12, 2017

SPW Releases

Monday, Nov. 13, 2017
Biannual Magazine The September Issues Launches In The U.S.
The September Issues is a new biannual magazine that gives women creatives the opportunity to express themselves freely, explore their identities, and build a community without any constraints—a place where art, beauty, fashion, and topical issues can be discussed from a purely...
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Monday, Nov. 13, 2017
Motion Picture Sound Editors To Honor John Paul Fasal with Career Achievement Award

The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) today announces that it will present Sound Designer and Sound Recordist John Paul Fasal with its 2018 MPSE Career Achievement Award. A 30-year veteran of the sound industry, Fasal has contributed to more than 150 motion pictures and is best known for his...

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Monday, Nov. 13, 2017
Eight-Time Academy Award- Nominee Kathleen Kennedy Set To Receive Cinematic Imagery Award At The Art Directors Guild Awards
Eight-time Oscar®-nominated filmmaker Kathleen Kennedy, whose films have consistently reflected the highest quality of production design, will receive the prestigious Cinematic Imagery Award from the Art Directors Guild (ADG, IATSE, Local 800)...
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Monday, Nov. 13, 2017
DGT.LA, Altered.LA's Digital Division, Adds Three New Directors

DGT.LA, Altered.LA’s digital division, continues to push brand boundaries with their newest additions, directors Yossuana Aguilar, Andrea...

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Friday, Nov. 10, 2017
26 Animated Features Submitted For 2017 Oscar Race
Twenty-six features have been submitted for consideration in the Animated Feature Film category for the 90th Academy Awards®.
 
The submitted features, listed in alphabetical order, are:
 
  • “The Big Bad Fox & Other Tales”
  • ...
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Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017
Edited at Union, Audi and CNN Earn Silver Clio Awards

Two projects cut at bicoastal Union Editorial took home Silver honors at the 2017 Clio Entertainment Awards, held this month in Los Angeles: “Driver’s Test,” from Audi with a Sony Pictures’ Spiderman tie-in, earned a Silver Award in the...

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Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017
Hollywood Professional Association Judges Award for Creativity and Innovation Conferred Upon NASA, Amazon Web Services, and AWS Elemental 

The Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) has awarded the organization’s prestigious Judges Award for Creativity and Innovation to NASA, Amazon Web Services, and AWS Elemental, an Amazon Web Services Company, for the first public Live 4K stream from the International Space Station (ISS). The...

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Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017
gnet Scores Nine Honors at 2017 Clio Entertainment Awards

Hollywood-based agency gnet took home nine honors from last week’s Clio Entertainment Awards for their creative entertainment marketing work. The agency earned a coveted Clio Entertainment Grand Award, for their extensive integrated campaign for Microsoft Xbox’s Dead Rising 4 video game...

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Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017
charlieuniformtango chalkboard showcases BTW National Honor Arts Students Artwork for 4th Year

charlieuniformtango, Dallas’ full service commercial production and post-production facility, regularly invites junior and senior art students from Dallas Arts District neighbor Booker T. Washington (BTW) High School for the Performing and Visual Arts to refresh the company’s centerpiece...

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Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017
Anti-Piracy Tools Help Hollywood Sustain Its Love Affair with DVD Screeners

For most of the country, the arrival of fall means cooler temperatures and leaves turning colors, but in Hollywood, it marks the official start of awards season and with it the annual deluge of Academy screeners.

An Oscar® nomination, or better yet, a win, can have a big impact...

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Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017
Eleven Mixer/Sound Designer Jordan Meltzer Explores the Art of Print Photography In HP’s Latest Campaign

Eleven Mixer/Sound Designer Jordan Meltzer takes a trip down memory lane in HP’s latest campaign, highlighting the state-of-the-art HP Indigo Digital Presses for print photography and HP’s partnership with Shutterfly. The nostalgic spot takes viewers back to the endearing tradition of physical...

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Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017
TwoPoint0 Editor/Partner Anthony Marinelli Continues To Make His Mark On New York With Twofold Festival Selections For Short Film & Play

For years, TwoPoint0 Editor/Co-Founder Anthony Marinelli has cultivated a distinguished portfolio of passion projects that have screened in film festivals worldwide. Marinelli’s latest short film, “Marital Arts,” continues its impressive festival run as an Official Selection at the Chelsea Film...

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Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017
Full Force Financial Launches; Unveils Innovative F3 System

Led by Founder Tim Tortora, a former Studio Executive and Production Accountant, Full Force Financial has launched with its innovative F3 System -- the production industry’s first subscription-based, end-to-end, proprietary, remote production accounting system – which promises to...

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Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017
Red Giant Announces Universe 2.2: Fast, Easy and Awesome Transitions

Red Giant has just announced the arrival of Universe 2.2, putting 11 new transition tools – 76 transitions and effects in total – into the hands of editors and motion graphics artists. In addition to brand new...

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Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017
David Hewlett Joins the Red Giant Universe in New Short Film

Red Giant today released “Hewlogram,” the newest Red Giant film starring David Hewlett, best known for his role as Dr. Rodney McKay in “Stargate: Atlantis.” The new film comes out alongside the...

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Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017
Congressional Leaders and Hollywood Celebrities To Attend Washington D.C. Premiere of Documentary Highlighting the Devastating Impact of Hurricanes Irma and Maria on the Virgin Islands

Government dignitaries and notable entertainers will raise awareness about the human suffering and determination among Hurricane Irma and Maria victims in the Virgin Islands during the premiere of a new documentary “Dear Everyone, Sincerely, Virgin Island.” Presented by M’oonk Films Devoted...

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Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017
Vicon Helps Framestore Create Crowds For 'Blade Runner 2049' From Halfway Around The World

A crash landing, a bruised hero, a crowd about to swarm. For Framestore, Blade Runner 2049's thrilling Trash Mesa attack sequence had all the elements of a classic set piece, it only needed its band of scavengers. With two days...

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Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017
TOKIT: Ethereum’s First Blockchain App

With the launch of Ethereum’s first multi-smart contract application, Tokit, artists and creators around the world can now power their projects with tokens and tokenized ecosystems. Tokit, short for “tokenize it,” is the first of SingularDTV’s suite...

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Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017
TV Takes Almost Two-Thirds of Successful Big-Budget Ad Campaigns

WARC, the international authority on advertising and media effectiveness, has released its first Global Ad Trends Report digesting the latest insights and evidenced thinking from the worldwide advertising industry.

The first monthly Global Ad Trends report, focusing on TV, includes the...

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Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017
Producers Guild of America To Honor Charles Roven With The 2018 David O. Selznick Achievement Award

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced today that Academy Award®-nominated and Golden Globe® winning producer Charles Roven will be honored with the 2018 David O. Selznick Achievement Award recognizing the celebrated producer’s outstanding body of work in motion...

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