Sunday, February 19, 2017

News

  • Flashback for February 10, 2017

    • Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017

    Emmanuel Lubezki, ASC, AMC, Jonathan Freeman, ASC, Michael Weaver, ASC, and Martin Ruhe claimed top honors in the four competitive categories at the 26th annual American Society of...

  • FCB Global CCO Susan Credle To Chair AMP Awards

    • Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017

    Susan Credle, global chief creative officer of FCB, has been named chairperson of the 2017 AMP Awards for Music + Sound.  Credle will help lead the AMP Awards’ new Curatorial Committee, which will...

  • Sundance Film Festival: Return Engagements

    • Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017

    For director Drake Doremus, the Sundance Film Festival was a game changer. His feature length-directorial debut Douchebag, made its world premiere at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival. A...

  • Greig Fraser, ASC, ACS, Wins ASC Award For Lensing "Lion"

    • Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017

    Lion (The Weinstein Company) roared on Saturday night. At the Directors Guild of America (DGA) Awards ceremony in Beverly Hills, Calif. the film earned director Garth Davis the Best First...

    • Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 10:00am
    The curtain is going up on the annual Berlin International Film Festival, with a French film about jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt kicking off the first of the year's major European movie fests. "Django," from first-time director Etienne Comar, is...
  • DGA Awards: The Long and Short Of It

    • Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017

    On the strength of La La Land, Damien Chazelle won the DGA Award for Outstanding Achievement in Feature Film on Saturday night (2/4) at the Beverly Hilton, making him the odds-on favorite...

  • Chat Room: Mandy Walker, ASC, ACS

    • Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017

    When Theodore (Ted) Melfi was interviewed for SHOOT’s Fall 2016 Director Profile, he discussed what drew him to cinematographer Mandy Walker, ASC, ACS, for Hidden Figures....

  • Reflections On "Manchester by the Sea," "Hidden Figures," "Arrival," "La La Land," "Lion," "Passengers"

    • Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017

    With Manchester by the Sea, writer-director Kenneth Lonergan doubled his number of career Oscar nominations. His nods for Best Achievement in Directing and Best Original Screenplay were...

  • Director Rachel McDonald Joins Tool For Spots, Branded Content

    • Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017

    Tool has signed director Rachel McDonald for commercials and branded content worldwide. 
     
    McDonald’s first work for Tool centered around the 2017 Grammy Awards. The film, It Was You...

    • Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 4:30pm
    Romance drama "Soul Mate" has charmed the Hong Kong Film Awards. The coming-of-age tale of two girls falling for the same boy received 12 nominations, with Zhou Dongyu and Ma Sichun both getting nods in the best actress category. Their dual...