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Sunday, Apr. 22, 2018
Peter Dietrich Hits the Bullseye with “Hole Maker” for Snack Food Chipita

For a new spot for snack food giant Chipita, director Peter Dietrich created a scene straight out of a classic Western. A clean-cut stranger walks into a bar and engages in a test of marksmanship with a surly tough guy. The tough guy shoots a silver dollar out of the air. The stranger responds,...

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Sunday, Apr. 22, 2018
MTI Film Provides Some Spark for Indie Thriller “How the Light Gets In”

MTI film recently provided a package of post-production services for How the Light Gets In, a cerebral crime drama about a New York City detective, under investigation for his involvement in a suspicious shooting.  The independent film marks the feature directorial debut for Steven...

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Saturday, Apr. 21, 2018
MPSE April Sound Event To Highlight Real-Time Vocal Processing

The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) will explore new technologies for vocal processing in the latest in its series of Sound Advice events, set for April 26th at Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City.

Matthew...

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Friday, Apr. 20, 2018
Cut+Run Shortlisted For 10 AICE Awards

Cut+Run is honored to be shortlisted for 10 AICE awards. The 2018 AICE Awards accepted entries in 18 categories, which honor the excellence and skill of the editor, and nine craft categories. The winners will be announced at a gala ceremony in Culver City,...

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Friday, Apr. 20, 2018
Stephen Arnold Music Provides Complete Music Supervision Services for 2018 Scripps Howard Awards

The annual Scripps Howard Awards stand as one of the nation’s most prestigious journalism competitions. For the second consecutive year, The Vault production music library from ...

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Friday, Apr. 20, 2018
Secret's Out In The Advertising World: Clients Are Finding Refuge in Chicago's Secret Fort
As marketing decision-makers behind major brands are reinventing the relationships with their advertising agencies, Secret Fort, a Chicago-based company, has been busy forging a "refuge for marketers." Quietly launched in 2016 by industry veterans, Secret Fort is reinventing the traditional...
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Friday, Apr. 20, 2018
Motion Picture Editors Guild To Honor Lee Dichter, CAS, With Fellowship and Service Award
The Motion Picture Editors Guild (MPEG) will honor veteran sound re-recording mixer Lee Dichter, CAS, with its prestigious Fellowship and Service Award. This is the first time the award ceremony will be held on the East Coast at The Sheraton New York at Times Square on October 20, 2018....
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Thursday, Apr. 19, 2018
Volt Studios and Nice Shoes Minneapolis Move To Spacious New Studio

Leading post-production companies Volt Studios and Nice Shoes have moved to an expansive new location at 733 South Marquette Avenue, building off of a successful four-year partnership, as well as Volt’s 11 year...

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Thursday, Apr. 19, 2018
GPL Technologies Names Rob Di Figlia To Lead New Software Services Initiative

GPL Technologies, a leading technologies solutions provider to the media and entertainment industry, has appointed Rob Di Figlia to the newly-created post of Vice President of Software Services. A former executive with Autodesk, Di Figlia will work with enterprise-level clients in integrating...

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Wednesday, Apr. 18, 2018
SMPTE Hollywood Section To Tour PHI Stoa Film and Television Archive

On Saturday, April 21, the Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology, will be guests of the Packard Humanities Institute and the UCLA Film and Television Archive for tours of the...

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Wednesday, Apr. 18, 2018
Agency Veteran David Verhoef Joins The Cabinet as Partner/CEO

Advertising production veteran David Verhoef has joined production and post-production collective The Cabinet as Partner/CEO, alongside Partner/Director/Editor Doug Cox and Executive Producer Jim Vaughan. 
 
“It’s all about...

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Wednesday, Apr. 18, 2018
Really Slow Motion Celebrates Five Year Anniversary

Agus Gonzalez-Lancharro, Owner and Creative Director of the original music for all media company Really Slow Motion Music & Sound Design (RSM), has announced that 2018 marks the Five Year Anniversary of his successful enterprise.

“We love...

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Tuesday, Apr. 17, 2018
HPA Awards Engineering Excellence Call For Entries Opens

The Hollywood Professional Association (HPA®) opens its call for entries for the Engineering Excellence Award today, April 17, 2018. Now in its 13th year, the HPA Engineering Excellence Award is considered one of the most important technology honors in the industry,...

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Wednesday, Apr. 18, 2018
2018 UFVF/KODAK Student Scholarship Program to Recognize Emerging Global Motion Picture Talent

As part of the Eastman Kodak Company’s (NYSE: KODK) long-held commitment to showcasing and supporting the burgeoning talents of the next generation of motion picture artists, the company is sponsoring the 27th annual UFVF/KODAK Student Scholarship Program.

This international...

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Wednesday, Apr. 18, 2018
The One Club For Creativity Opens Call For Entries For Young Guns 16

The One Club for Creativity, the world's foremost non-profit organization recognizing creative excellence in advertising and design, has opened the call for entries for Young Guns 16, celebrating international creative professionals age 30 or younger.

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Tuesday, Apr. 17, 2018
Bullitt Director Matt Ogens Explores Student Life On The US / Mexican Border In Tribeca Film Festival Feature Doc Selection “Home + Away”

The Tribeca Film Festival will premiere “Home + Away,” the bold feature documentary produced by Bullitt Entertainment and directed by Matt Ogens. Following the search for the American dream on the extreme edge of...

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Tuesday, Apr. 17, 2018
2018 AICE Awards Releases Shortlist Entries

Rachelle Madden, VP, Post Production and Digital Production Affairs for AICP, has announced the Shortlist for this year’s AICE Awards for post production excellence. This marks the first time the Awards, now in its 17...

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Tuesday, Apr. 17, 2018
Press Kitchen, Digital LA and SHIFT Host Panel Event To Shine Light on Filmmakers of a Digital Age

Bicoastal creative PR agency Press Kitchen, LA-based digital networking group DigitalLA and SHIFT, provider of creative workflow software including MediaSilo and Wiredrive, host...

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Monday, Apr. 16, 2018
Eli Green Directs Campaign Touting Luxury-for-Less Air Travel with JetSuiteX

A Common Thread’s Eli Green has directed a new campaign for boutique airline JetSuiteX that has accomplished the seemingly impossible task of making flying fun. Conceived by Sacramento agency MeringCarson, the spots tout the benefits of JetSuiteX, which offers a private jet experience at low...

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