Saturday, October 21, 2017

Industry Association, Union, Guild News

Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017

Kerry Brougher, Director of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, announced three major gifts toward the creation of this institution, bringing fundraising to more than $300M, nearly 80 percent of its $388M campaign goal.

Thursday, Sep. 21, 2017

SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of technological advances in entertainment technology, and the Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) today announced the official selections for the 2017 SMPTE-HPA Student Film Festival.

Monday, Sep. 18, 2017

SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology, announced the approval of the first standards within SMPTE ST 2110, Professional Media Over Managed IP Networks, a new standards suite that specifies the carriage, synchroniza

Thursday, Sep. 14, 2017

The Art Directors Guild (ADG, IATSE Local 800) Gallery 800 presents a special 11th anniversary exhibition of Art Unites 11, a dynamic mix of diverse artis

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017

Today, the Visual Effects Society (VES), the industry’s professional global honorary society, released its definitive VES 70: The Most Influential Visual Effects Films of All Time.  The original VES member-chosen VES 50 list was created in 2007,

Monday, Sep. 11, 2017

The Hollywood Section of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers® (SMPTE®), the organization whose standards work has supported a century of technological advances in entertainment technology, will explore ATSC 3.0, the next-generation digital-broadcast standa

Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017

Film Independent, the non-profit arts organization that produces the Film Independent Spirit Awards and LA Film Festival, is pleased to announce the screenwriters selected for its 19th annual Screenwriting Lab. Under the guidance of Lead Creative Advisor Robin Swicord (Wakefield, Curious Case

Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017

The Hollywood Section of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers® (SMPTE®), the organization whose standards work has supported a century of technological advances in entertainment technology, has announced the results of its 2017 Section Elections.

Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present From Latin America to Hollywood: Latino Film Culture in Los Angeles, 1967–2017, a series of film screenings, live conversations, oral histories, publications and a dedicated 

Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017

John Bailey was elected president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Tuesday night (August 8) by the organization’s Board of Governors.

Also elected to officer positions by the Board: