Wednesday, January 17, 2018

News

  • Agency of the Year: Statue of No Limitations

    • Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017

    Though not unprecedented—with Wieden+Kennedy turning the trick many moons ago—it’s rare for SHOOT to select the same shop as Agency of the Year twice in a row. But we felt compelled to do...

  • Director Joachim Back Signs With Stink Globally

    • Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018

    Director Joachim Back has signed with Stink for global representation. He had formerly been handled worldwide by Anonymous Content and Somesuch. 

    A visual storyteller with a unique sense of...

  • PBS To Debut 5-Part Series Examining Sexual Misconduct

    • Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018

    PBS, which dealt with sexual misconduct allegations in its own backyard, will air a series examining the pressing social issue.

    The five-part series, "#MeToo, Now What?" will address how we...

  • Flurry of Lawsuits Filed To Block FCC's Repeal of Net Neutrality

    • Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018

    The expected wave of litigation against the Federal Communications Commission's repeal of net-neutrality rules has begun.

    A group of attorneys general for 21 states and the District of...

  • Industrial Color Studios Acquires Click3X

    • Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018

    Industrial Color Studios has acquired Click3X, the pioneering film, video and postproduction studio founded in 1993 by Peter Corbett and known for its industry expertise spanning such areas as VR...

  • Bobby Hershfield Named VP/ECD of the community

    • Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018

    Bobby Hershfield is joining the community’s New York office as VP, executive creative director. Hershfield will partner with Ana Bermudez, VP, managing director, to grow the NY office, and help...

  • Station Film Signs Director Sarah Chatfield For Spots in U.S.

    • Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018

    Bicoastal Station Film has added director Sarah Chatfield to its roster for commercial representation in the U.S. A dynamic visual storyteller inspired by both classic and modern fashion...

  • "Blade Runner 2049," "War for the Planet of the Apes" Top VES Feature Award Noms With 7 Apiece

    • Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018

    The Visual Effects Society (VES) unveiled the nominees for the 16th Annual VES Awards, the prestigious yearly celebration that recognizes outstanding visual effects artistry and innovation in film...

  • Director Sophy Holland Joins FANCY Content

    • Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018

    FANCY Content has added Sophy Holland to its directorial lineup. This marks Holland’s first representation agreement with a U.S. production house. A member of FreeTheBid, she is also the first...

    • Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 2:30am
    Kevin Costner isn't a big believer in doing film sequels for a simple reason. Costner told TV critics Monday that the writing often isn't as good as in the original movie and it's the screenplay that draws him to a project. He says that's why he's...