Friday, August 18, 2017

News

  • Tribeca To Launch Its 1st TV Festival This Fall

    • Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017

    The parent company of New York’s Tribeca Film Festival is giving TV its own show. Tribeca Enterprises said Wednesday it will launch the stand-alone Tribeca TV Festival this fall.

    The three-...

  • Mid-Year Report Card: A Fearless Girl, The Value of Story, AI, Branding

    • Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017

    Respondents to SHOOT’s Mid-Year Survey are quick to point out that you can learn a lot from a “Fearless Girl,” the much lauded creation from McCann New York for client State Street Global...

  • "Weekend Update" Gives NBC Boost In Week's Nielsens

    • Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017

    NBC’s summer run of “Weekend Update” segments from “Saturday Night Live” and ABC’s two-part special on Princess Diana were modest successes for their television networks last week.

    The...

  • Chat Room: Steven Zaillian Reflects On "The Night Of"

    • Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017

    Steven Zaillian—whose writing earned four Oscar nominations, including a win for his Schindler’s List screenplay in 1994—has made an auspicious first foray into television as a writer,...

  • Emmy Nominees: Director, DP, Editor and Production Designer Perspectives

    • Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017

    While not a first, Reed Morano has attained a rarity in the annals of the Emmy Awards, earning nominations in the same year for her directing and cinematography. The former came for “Offred,” the...

  • Soderbergh Looks To Attain Mainstream Feature Independence

    • Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017

    "Populist Pictures" reads the buzzer to Steven Soderbergh's Tribeca office. You might easily mistake it as ironic. It's a grand title for a little nameplate on an otherwise nondescript Manhattan...

    • Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 12:45pm
    Susan Sarandon will receive the Maverick Award at an annual film festival in New York's Hudson Valley. Organizers of the Woodstock Film Festival say the star of such films as "Thelma and Louise" and "Bull Durham" will receive the award during the...
  • Review: Steven Soderbergh's "Logan Lucky"

    • Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017

    "Logan Lucky " is an easy movie to like, but maybe not love.

    In his big return to film after a four-year hiatus (or retirement, if it can even be called that now), Steven Soderbergh has...

  • Hannah Meium, Rocky Probst Join DDB New York

    • Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017

    DDB New York has hired Hannah Meium and Rocky Probst to serve, respectively, as director of content and sr. social media strategist. Both executives will report to Reema Mitra, group director of...

  • Toronto Film Fest Adds Six Galas, 32 Special Presentations to Lineup

    • Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017

    The Toronto International Film Festival® today unveiled its second serving of titles premiering in the Gala and Special

    Presentations programs in September. Six Galas and 32 Special...