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Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013
Fusion Network To Spring From Partnership Between ABC and Univision
The long-awaited DNA exchange between ABC and Univision emerges from the test tube this month, aiming to stretch the limits of traditional network programming. The English-language television network, called Fusion, will target millennial Hispanics and their BFFs as it attempts to capitalize on a...
Friday, Oct. 18, 2013
The Best Work You May Never See: Startling Reflections On Medicine Abuse
Actor ( Mask, Pulp Fiction ) and director (episodes of Glee, Grey's Anatomy, Nip/Tuck ) Eric Stoltz has directed a pair of spots for The Medicine Abuse Project, a national campaign from The Partnership At Drugfree.org out of Hill Holliday , Boston. The Project's goal is to prevent half a million...
Friday, Oct. 18, 2013
The Best Work You May Never See: Partners for Mental Health's "Right By You"
David Quinn of Sons and Daughters , Toronto, directed this PSA for Partners for Mental Health, a national charitable organization looking to transform the way Canadians think about mental illness. Part of the "Right By You" campaign, the PSA shows a succession of angry teenagers going into their...
Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013
Networks Looking For Live Wire To Draw Viewers
Television executives are looking for more than hot actors these days. They're searching for the next Nik Wallenda. With ratings for Wallenda's tightrope walks across Niagara Falls and the Grand Canyon in mind, networks are taking meetings from people pitching programs about cars flipping over, or...
Friday, Oct. 11, 2013
New Experiential Web Film: Coca Cola's "Roll Out Happiness" From W+K Amsterdam
Coca-Cola has launched Roll Out Happiness , the latest global installment in the brand's 'Where Will Happiness Strike Next?' series. Striving to make our cities and lives a little less gray, the film shows what happened when Coca-Coca rolled out a lush, green park and opened happiness in an...
Friday, Oct. 11, 2013
The Best Work You May Never See: New Zealand Transportation Authority's "Emoticons"
Todd Mueller and Kylie Matulick of Psyop directed this animation PSA designed to educate automobile, SUV and truck drivers about the effects they have on each other. Animated icons were created to follow and express the emotions of drivers as they commuted. New Zealand's Transportation Authority...
Monday, Oct. 7, 2013
76 Countries Enter Best Foreign Language Film Oscar Competition
A record 76 countries have submitted films for consideration in the Foreign Language Film category for the 86th Academy Awards. Moldova and Saudi Arabia are first-time entrants; Montenegro is submitting for the first time as an independent country. The 2013 submissions are: Afghanistan, "Wajma - An...
Friday, Oct. 4, 2013
The Best Work You May Never See: Texas Dept. of Transportation's "Restaurant"
Josh Miller of B-Reel directed this PSA in which two couples at a booth in a Mexican restaurant are having some social drinks, chatting about another couple's break-up, and possibly getting a puppy. All of a sudden the action turns slow motion and it's if the booth and its occupants are in a car...
Friday, Oct. 4, 2013
The Best Work You May Never See: Allianz's "School Run" From Grey London
Keith McCarthy of Moxie Pictures directed this spot which depicts parents driving their kids to school in the morning--the only "difference" being their vehicles are on a racetrack as they await the light to change from red to green. We see screaming kids, forgotten lunches, even one vehicle...
Friday, Oct. 4, 2013
UK's Candidate for Best Foreign Language Oscar: "Metro Manila"
Britain's nominee as Best Foreign Language Film for the Oscars features an all-Filipino cast and a story that traces the sacrifices and hopes of an impoverished family from the countryside that tries its luck in the dark and squalid ghettos of the Philippine capital. "Metro Manila," written and...