Tuesday, October 17, 2017

News

  • Director Evan Silver Joins Ruffian For Spot Representation

    • Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017

    Cannes Lion-winning writer and director Evan Silver has signed with Ruffian for commercial representation.
     
    Silver entered advertising as an agency creative before leaving to write and...

  • "Icarus," "LA 92" Among IDA Documentary Award Nominees

    • Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017

    The International Documentary Association (IDA) has unveiled its first round of nominations for the 33rd annual IDA Documentary Awards. In the running for the ABC News VideoSource Award--given...

    • Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 2:15pm
    The young Han Solo Star Wars spinoff film finally has a title: "Solo: A Star Wars Story." Director Ron Howard announced the title Tuesday in a Twitter video celebrating production wrap on the anthology film starring Alden Ehrenreich as the grumpy...
  • Facebook, Google, Apple May Find Their Future Shaped By Europe

    • Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017

    Silicon Valley is a uniquely American creation, the product of an entrepreneurial spirit and no-holds-barred capitalism that now drives many aspects of modern life.

    But the likes of...

  • Ex-CP+B, R/GA, Roundhouse Strategists Launch "Fixer" Agency

    • Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017

    Dean McBeth, former head of integrated strategy at CP+B, Dave Burg, former group director, brand strategy at R/GA, and Dan Walsh, ex-managing director of Roundhouse, have teamed to launch Shepherd...

    • Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 12:15am
    The American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) announced its annual Student Heritage Award winners during a presentation at the organization’s clubhouse in Hollywood this past weekend (10/14). Three student filmmakers were singled out for...
  • Women Directors Dominate AFI Fest's New Auteurs Lineup

    • Monday, Oct. 16, 2017

    The American Film Institute (AFI) announced the films that will be featured in the New Auteurs and American Independents sections at AFI Fest 2017.

    Highlighting first- and second-time...

  • Subscriber Base, Debt Growing At Netflix

    • Monday, Oct. 16, 2017

    Netflix is sinking deeper into debt in its relentless pursuit of more viewers, leaving the company little margin for error as it tries to build the world's biggest video subscription service....

    • Monday, October 16, 2017 - 5:30pm
    In an unprecedented move, the Producers Guild of America has voted unanimously to institute termination proceedings for Harvey Weinstein on disciplinary grounds. The PGA's National Board of Directors and Officers said Monday that Weinstein has an...
    • Monday, October 16, 2017 - 3:15pm
    Vision Films has acquired Off The Menu for worldwide sales, the all-new foodies’ romantic comedy starring Dania Ramirez ( Once Upon a Time, Premium Rush ), Santino Fontana ( Frozen ), Makenzie Moss ( Steve Jobs ), Maria Conchita Alonso ( The Running...