Sunday, May 20, 2018

SPW Releases

Friday, May. 18, 2018
KDX/Dimenco to Introduce Simulated Reality (SR) at Display Week 2018

Dimenco, an international pioneer in display technologies and fully owned subsidiary of KDX, will present its concept for a first-of-its kind Simulated Reality (SR) display system at the Society for Information Display’s Display Week, May 20 – 25 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The...

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Friday, May. 18, 2018
Performance Arts and 3D/360VR Technology Join Forces to Give Viewers a Truly Immersive Experience in “The Cabiri: Anubis” Film

Both Virtual Reality (VR) 360 and 3D have the power to engage audiences in the action and emotion of a film narrative or performance, but combine the two together and you can create a compelling and highly immersive experience that brings the audience directly into the “reality” of the scenes. ...

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Thursday, May. 17, 2018
Nice Shoes Creative Director Matt Greenwood’s Animated Character Exploration “Final_Final” Debuts at Pictoplasma Berlin

When presented with a ‘drawing-a-day’ challenge by fellow animators, designers, and illustrators, Matt Greenwood decided to take it a step further, deciding to produce one evolving animation per...

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Thursday, May. 17, 2018
SIGGRAPH 2018 Art Gallery "Origins" To Reflect Diversity & Culture

SIGGRAPH 2018, the world’s leading showcase of digital art created using computer graphics and interactive techniques, will present a special Art Gallery, entitled “Origins,” and historic Art Papers in Vancouver, B.C. The 45th...

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Wednesday, May. 16, 2018
Friends of Mine Completes Extensive, Nearly Year-Long Graphics Package for DIRECTV Latin America:

Emmy Award® - winning design and branding studio Friends of Mine (FOM) has completed an extensive, nearly year-long graphics package assignment for client DIRECTV Latin America. FOM was retained to create an evolutionary promotional...

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Wednesday, May. 16, 2018
Stoli Vodka Says It "Loud and Clear" with New Global Advertising Campaign

Stoli® Vodka, the original premium vodka with uncompromising quality for the past 80 years, announced today the launch of their new global advertising campaign, “Loud and Clear.” The provocative new campaign features work from award-winning artists like composer Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe...

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Wednesday, May. 16, 2018
Acclaimed Wondros Director Ellis Bahl Celebrates A Triad Of Music Video Triumphs

Right on the heels of their SXSW Music Videos Jury Award, Wondros celebrates Director Ellis Bahl’s selection at the prestigious Berlin Music Video Festival for Bobi Andonov’s “Apartment” for “Best Concept,” along with the release of brand new music videos for Bobi Andonov’s “Faithful” and Jim...

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Wednesday, May. 16, 2018
OTT Video Services to Climb to US$51.4 billion in 2022 Creating More Pressure on Traditional Pay-TV services

The growth of subscription OTT services has been driving the changing trends in the Pay-TV landscape. OTT video services have attracted hundreds of millions of subscribers worldwide, causing pressure on traditional Pay-TV operators. This OTT growth trend is expected to continue, reaching a...

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Wednesday, May. 16, 2018
ADG Film Society Presents the Oscar-Nominated Film “The Conformist” and a Discussion With Production Designer Hannah Beachler (‘Black Panther’)
The Conformist (1970), designed by Oscar-winning Production Designer Ferdinando Scarfiotti (The Last Emperor, Toys and Last Tango in Paris) will headline the next ...
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Wednesday, May. 16, 2018
Veteran Fox Publicist Chuck Panama Dies at 93
Long-time publicist, and before that journalist, Chuck Panama died at the Motion Picture and Television Fund home in Woodland Hills on Sunday, May 13. He was 93.

During WWII Chuck was drafted into the Army Air Corps where he served as a radio man on a B-24 bomber in the Pacific. When...

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Wednesday, May. 16, 2018
Television Academy Foundation Unveils Its New Online Portal for the Interviews: An Oral History of Television with Never-Before-Seen Interviews

The Television Academy Foundation has launched its new website for The Interviews: An Oral History of Television, featuring never-before-seen interviews with many of television’s most beloved stars, show creators and...

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Tuesday, May. 15, 2018
Director Vincent Peone Wins 2018 Webby Award For Vogue Film Featuring Meryl Streep & Anna Wintour

Director Vincent Peone continues to set the standard of excellence on the internet, winning his sixth Webby Award for a short film he wrote and directed for Vogue. The clip, which topped the shortlist in the Film & Video: Variety category, documents a frank and far-ranging...

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Tuesday, May. 15, 2018
Jack Waldrip, charlieuniformtango Senior Editor, Wins Best of Southwest at 2018 AICE Awards

charlieuniformtango senior editor Jack Waldrip won the Best in Southwest award at the Thursday, May 10th 2018 AICE Awards held in Culver City, CA. Waldrip won and Pelton was nominated for Digital Content – Over 90 Seconds for work on “The...

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Monday, May. 14, 2018
Jury of Top Brand Marketers Picks “Fearless Girl” As Winner of The One Show’s Inaugural CMO Pencil

A group of 10 leading global marketers selected “Fearless Girl” from State Street Global Advisors and McCann New York as winner of the inaugural One Show CMO Pencil, honoring the world’s single most impactful idea on a brand’s business from the past year.

The jury of top brand marketers...

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Monday, May. 14, 2018
CinemaStreet Pictures and Ed Han Show How Roomba Can Be Your Home’s Best Friend

The latest TV spot for iRobot’s Roomba broke in time for Mother’s Day and stars an inquisitive housecat and a super-chill Golden Retriever, both of whom co-exist beautifully with their household’s robotic vacuum cleaner. 

Titled “Play Date,” the spot was directed by Ed Han, who also...

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Monday, May. 14, 2018
DAVID Miami and Droga5 Win Big at Second Night of 45th Annual One Show

DAVID Miami and Droga5 New York had an outstanding evening as the leading Gold Pencil winners and McCann New York was awarded Best of Show for “Fearless Girl” at the second night of The One Club for Creativity’s 45th annual One Show, the prestigious global awards competition celebrating...

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Friday, May. 11, 2018
Union’s Jim Haygood Takes Top AICE Honors with Taco Bell’s ‘Web of Fries’

Partner/Editor Jim Haygood of bicoastal Union Editorial added four more trophies to his mantle last night, winning Best in Show, Dialogue/Monologue/...

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Friday, May. 11, 2018
HBO’s Sheila Nevins To Be honored by Syracuse Newhouse School at Mirror Awards Ceremony June 14

Sheila Nevins, executive producer and former president of HBO Documentary Films and Family for Home Box Office, will receive the Fred Dressler Leadership Award at the 12th annual ...

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Thursday, May. 10, 2018
Cannes 2018: Union Entertainment Group’s Noah C Haeussner Joins the Conversation

Noah C Haeussner of Union Entertainment Group will appear on a May 13 Cannes Film Panel for ARCTIC, the feature film directed by Joe Penna and starring Mads Mikkelsen (DR. STRANGE, STAR WARS, THE HUNT). Haeussner is a producer on the film, which is part of the Midnight Screening section at this...

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