Thursday, August 24, 2017

Industry Association, Union, Guild News

Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present From Latin America to Hollywood: Latino Film Culture in Los Angeles, 1967–2017, a series of film screenings, live conversations, oral histories, publications and a dedicated 

Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017

John Bailey was elected president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Tuesday night (August 8) by the organization’s Board of Governors.

Also elected to officer positions by the Board:

Tuesday, Jul. 25, 2017

EditFest, the popular day-long celebration of the art and craft of editing, returns to the Frank Wells Theater at Walt Disney Studios on August 12, 2017.  Presented by American Cinema Editors (ACE), EditFest 2017 presents top-level film and television edi

Thursday, Jul. 20, 2017

PrePro, the mentorship program designed to expose culturally diverse students to careers in post production and music and sound for brands and ad agencies, is now accepting applications for its Fall 2017 session.

Friday, Jul. 21, 2017

Actor/Filmmaker/Casting Director Robert B. Martin Jr officially announces his candidacy today for SAG-AFTRA National President in the upcoming election. He will be running as an independent candidate and is joining the race to be the voice of the working-class actor.

Monday, Jul. 17, 2017

The Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology, will host a demonstration of classic movie sound technology at its monthly meeting, scheduled for Tuesday, July 25, in Hollywood.

Thursday, Jul. 6, 2017

On the heels of last year’s successful launch of the Young Entertainment Professionals Program (YEP), the Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) is pleased to announce the second year of the YEP program.

Wednesday, Jul. 5, 2017

Art Directors Club Denver, a not-for-profit organization fostering professional development for local creatives, is excited to announce it will become an authorized chapter of The One Club for Creativity, the new global not-for-profit organization formed out of the recent merger of the Art Direct

Saturday, Jun. 24, 2017

Director Thomas Schlamme was elected President of the Directors Guild of America by acclamation by the delegates at the Guild’s National Biennial Convention held today at DGA National Headquarters in Los Angeles.

Friday, Jun. 16, 2017

The Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of technological advances in entertainment technology, and the Visual Effects Society Los Angeles Section will conduct a joint meeting, scheduled for Thursday, June 22, to examine the rapidly evolving f