Sunday, April 23, 2017

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Friday, Apr. 21, 2017

The Cavalry Productions will represent SYYN Labs, the collective of “extraordinary nerds” known for its physics-based branding spectacles and installations. Among SYYN’s most notable credits is the Rube Goldberg-esque machine music video for OKGO’s “This Too...

Friday, Apr. 21, 2017

Tiffany Caprice has been named head of new business & marketing at Hollywood, Calif.-based Picrow. Caprice is no stranger to the company, having helped director Peter Lang cast his successful branding campaign for USAA Insurance while...

Friday, Apr. 14, 2017

Bazillion Pictures has hired Laura Hudson to be its new VP of business development. Hudson will be driving new client business and helping to promote Kansas City, Mo.-based Bazillion’s expertise and creativity in animation services. Throughout her career, Hudson...

Friday, Apr. 14, 2017

Reel FX Animation Studios’ VR/AR division and the creative leadership team from Moonbot Studios have teamed to form a multi-platform content studio aptly named Flight School. The Flight School creative team will be led by Academy Award-winning chief creative...

Friday, Apr. 7, 2017

Cadence Films, Paris and New York, has added London-based director Saam Farahmand for representation in France. Farahmand made his first mark in music videos for such artists as Soulwax, The Klaxons, Tom Vek and The xx. The director then diversified into...

Friday, Apr. 7, 2017

Liz Laine Reps, Inc. is taking on Midwest representation for Tippett Studio, an animation, media production and VFX company based in Berkeley, Calif. Paul Grimshaw, Tippett EP of commercials and branded content, said that the indie rep firm will help expand the...

Friday, Mar. 31, 2017

Seed Media Arts has secured Nathan Skillicorn, founder of indie rep firm Heart, Brains & Nerve, to handle sales in the Midwest. Nathan is the son of Roy Skillicorn who heads up Seed, which maintains offices in Chicago and L.A. Via Heart,...

Friday, Mar. 31, 2017

CoMPANY Films has signed director/producer/writer Sam Raimi for commercial and branding work. The filmmaker is best known for cult horror classic Evil Dead, the crowd-pleasing Spider-Man trilogy, the critically acclaimed crime thriller A...

Friday, Mar. 24, 2017

The Directors Network (TDN), the talent agency for freelance directors, has recently added helmers Kristin Dehnert, Ross Ching and Mark Nickelsburg. Dehnert is a director and writer with a penchant for comedy....

Friday, Mar. 24, 2017

Film and animation production company Not To Scale has added multi-disciplinary director Drew Lightfoot for representation in the U.S. and U.K./Europe. The Canadian craftsman, director and animator has experience working across commercials, music videos, TV...