Thursday, June 22, 2017

SPW Releases

Tuesday, Jun. 20, 2017
Larry Chernoff to Receive 2017 HPA Lifetime Achievement Award
The Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) has announced that Larry Chernoff has been named 2017 recipient of the prized HPA Lifetime Achievement Award....
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Wednesday, Jun. 21, 2017
Lions Winners Announced In Latest Awards Show

Day five of the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity ended in a red carpet awards show to honour the winners of the Entertainment Lions, Entertainment Lions for Music, Design, Media and Product Design Lions.

The Entertainment Lions recognise creativity that...

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Wednesday, Jun. 21, 2017
2C Creative Graphic Toolkit Powers Promos For ABC's New Primetime Series, "Boy Band"

2C Creative (“2C”) was recently tapped by ABC Network to develop a comprehensive graphic toolkit for the launch of its new music-based reality series, “Boy Band.” The goal was to capture the youthful essence of the show by developing modern, fresh and modular visual elements that could be...

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Wednesday, Jun. 21, 2017
SIGGRAPH 2017 to Host Special VR Presentation and Film Produced by The New York Times

SIGGRAPH 2017, the world’s leading annual interdisciplinary educational experience showcasing the latest in computer graphics and interactive techniques, is pleased to announce that it will host a special VR presentation and film...

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Wednesday, Jun. 21, 2017
David Baumann of Stephen Arnold Music Moderates “Battle of the Promo Superstars” Session at PromaxBDA Station Summit

Stephen Arnold Music, the World Leader in Sonic Branding™, has announced Marketing and Creative Director David Baumann is reprising his role as moderator of “Battle of the Promo Superstars” at the...

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Wednesday, Jun. 21, 2017
The One Club for Creativity Announces Jury for Young Guns 15 Competition

The One Club for Creativity, the world's foremost non-profit organization recognizing creative excellence in advertising and design, today announced the jury for the Young Guns 15 (http://www.youngguns.org/) program, celebrating international creative...

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Wednesday, Jun. 21, 2017
Sumptuous Media Signs Nathan Lee For Stop-Motion Animation

Nathan Lee has joined Sumptuous Media as a director for Stop Motion Animation.

Executive Producer David Warren & Director Nigel Rowe at table top production company Sumptuous Media are very proud to announce the addition of Director Nathan Lee.

Over the past several years he...

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Wednesday, Jun. 21, 2017
'Best of Festival,' One World Award Announced

Productions from Russia, Japan, Switzerland and Australia have been selected Best of Festival in the 2017 U.S. International Film & Video Festival competition. A Belgian film has won the One World Award.

Best of Festival-Corporate was "...

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Tuesday, Jun. 20, 2017
A Common Thread’s Sheldon Candis Brings “Docu-Cinematic” Style to Honda’s “Greatness”

A Common Thread director, Sheldon Candis, profiles the “greatness” of Chicago entrepreneurs, Autumn and Brian Merritt, in a new national campaign for Honda.

The uplifting piece describes how the couple channeled their personal passion into their boutique fashion line, Sir & Madame,...

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Tuesday, Jun. 20, 2017
FuseFX Drives VFX For New Summer TV Series

FuseFX is currently delivering visual effects for a range of television series debuting or returning this summer through its Los Angeles, New York and Vancouver production studios. They include projects for Showtime, USA, Spike, CBS, AMC, Netflix and FX.

Summer FuseFX premieres...

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Tuesday, Jun. 20, 2017
Shemaroo Moves Its 3,400 Bollywood Show Titles to EditShare Storage Infrastructure

EditShare, a technology leader in intelligent shared storage and media management solutions, announced today that Mumbai-based Shemaroo, the largest owner of Bollywood feature film and television program content, has implemented the half-petabyte EditShare...

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Tuesday, Jun. 20, 2017
Technicolor PostWorks Provides a Colorful “Band Aid” Solution

Released this month by IFC Films, Band Aid marks the directorial debut of Zoe Lister-Jones, best known for her acting roles on Life in Pieces and New Girl. The film has been earning rave reviews for its engaging story of a couple who turn to songwriting to work out...

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Tuesday, Jun. 20, 2017
Frame.io Enterprise Powers Video Collaboration Across Large Organizations

Frame.io, developers of the video review and collaboration platform for content creators, has just launched Frame.io Enterprise, helping large organizations power their video creation at scale. Frame.io Enterprise is already being used by the likes of Vice...

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Monday, Jun. 19, 2017
Filmotechnic USA Accelerates Into 2017

An expanding fleet and other exciting options highlight Filmotechnic USA’s ride into 2017. Upgraded flight heads, additional Russian Arms, new cars and new L.A. headquarters with expanded fabrication facilities mark brisk advancement for the company, along with rounding out our locations in...

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Monday, Jun. 19, 2017
Stephen Arnold Music Nominated For Five PromaxBDA Awards At Station Summit 2017

Stephen Arnold Music, the World Leader in Sonic Branding™, announced that it has been nominated as a finalist in five categories at the PromaxBDA Awards at Station Summit 2017. The awards will be held on June 22, 2017 in Las Vegas at the...

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Monday, Jun. 19, 2017
Best of Show at Golden Trailer Awards For 'Wonder Woman' With Music By Nylon Composer Lydia Davies

Cross-pacific music and sound boutique Nylon Studios composer Lydia Davies’ work on the thrilling trailer for the box office topping Warner Brothers action film Wonder Woman, “What She Is” has been awarded “Best of Show” and “Best Fantasy Adventure...

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Friday, Jun. 16, 2017
The Editors of SHOOT Magazine Name Final Selections For Winter 2016/17 Edition of The SHOOT Behind The Scenes (BTS) Photo Contest

The Editors of SHOOT Magazine and SHOOTonline.com, the leading publication and website for motion picture production & postproduction, are pleased to name still photographer...

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Friday, Jun. 16, 2017
LightHouse Films Director, Romain Quirot, Sweeps up Multiple PromaxBDA Awards

Director Romain Quirot’s quirky commercial for the 2016 Summer Olympics for France 3 TV was just awarded the Gold Winner prize under both the Live Event Promos and Sports Directing categories at the...

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Friday, Jun. 16, 2017
SMPTE Hollywood Section and VES of Los Angeles to Explore Augmented Reality at Joint June Meeting

The Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of technological advances in entertainment technology, and the Visual Effects Society Los Angeles Section will conduct a joint meeting, scheduled for Thursday, June 22, to examine the rapidly evolving...

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Friday, Jun. 16, 2017
A Common Thread Signs “LUV” Director Sheldon Candis

Award-winning director Sheldon Candis, best known for the 2012 Sundance feature LUV, has joined A Common Thread for advertising projects. Candis’s work encompasses features, episodic television, documentaries, branded content and spots.  He has already directed several commercials in...

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