Tuesday, December 6, 2016

AICP

Monday, Nov. 21, 2016

Matt Miller, president and CEO of the Association of Independent Commercial Producers (AICP), announced the blue-ribbon panel of judges who will select the directors featured in the first Commercial Directors Diversity Program (CDDP) Showcase, premiering January 11, 2017.

The CDDP is a...

Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016

Matt Miller, president and CEO of the Association of Independent Producers (AICP), has announced the launch of the Commercial Directors Diversity Program (CDDP). The new initiative was created during contract talks between the AICP and the Directors Guild of America (DGA) and reflects both...

Tuesday, Sep. 22, 2015

The Association of Independent Commercial Producers (AICP) has released its 13th Annual Survey of The Commercial Production Industry with results showing...

Thursday, May. 14, 2015

The Association of Independent Commercial Producers (AICP) and PLASA’s Production Equipment Rental Group (PERG) teamed to host a Cinco de Mayo party on April 30 at the Culver Hotel in Culver City, Calif. While the scheduling was chronologically off, the intent was right on target.

AICP...

Friday, Feb. 20, 2015

Members of Teamsters Local 399 Hollywood have overwhelmingly approved revised commercial contracts reached in negotiations with the Association of Independent Commercial Producers (AICP). Covering California and a number of other Western states, the two new...

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015

Just around the time when FilmL.A. reported that on-location commercial production in Greater Los Angeles increased some nine percent in 2014 as compared to the previous year, prospects for a continued upswing took a hit with the news that Teamsters Local 399...

Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014

Paris Barclay, president of the Directors Guild of America, today announced that the DGA membership overwhelmingly ratified the new collective bargaining agreement between the DGA and the Association of Independent Commercial Producers (AICP).

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Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014

During a town hall event this past Tuesday evening (10/21) on the Sony Pictures Studios lot in Culver City, Calif., the Association of Independent Commercial Producers (AICP) Tech Committee made the first public presentation of findings from its Digital Asset...

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

The Directors Guild of America today announced that the National Board of Directors has approved a tentative new national commercial contract to be sent to the membership for ratification.

The agreement was negotiated...

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

Prior to 2009, 90 to 95% of commercials were shot on film, lending themselves to a 100-plus year preservation master created in the archival medium of film. But the rock-solid reality that you could “always go back to the neg” has eroded in just a few years as spot production has become 90%...