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Posts / Company News
PostWorks Hires Fornero, Moves into Distribution

PostWorks Hires Fornero, Moves into Distribution

07/21
2016

Moving further into becoming a one-stop shop for productions that want everything under one roof makes sense for many edit houses today. Read why the new PostWorks Digital Cinema might be a great place for indie directors who want more control over distribution...

Posts / Media Biz
California Still Top Film Locale, Study Says, But UK Makes More Money

California Still Top Film Locale, Study Says, But UK Makes More Money

07/13
2016

Wondering how New York faired when compared to California in feature film, TV pilot and TV series production in 2015?

Posts / Media Biz
Tax Incentives and Added Silvercup Space Help Land TV Drama Quantico

Tax Incentives and Added Silvercup Space Help Land TV Drama Quantico

07/9
2016

Joshua Safran, exec producer on ABC's "Quantico", notes that the show’s relocation to New York for its second season was the latest evidence that “Hollywood is no longer the irresistible magnet it had long been for the entertainment industry’s talent”...

Hardware / Product Review
Power Everyone Can Afford: Review of the HP Z240 Entry-Level Workstation

Power Everyone Can Afford: Review of the HP Z240 Entry-Level Workstation

07/1
2016

In the world of workstations, few manufacturers make them as well as HP, and virtually no one makes them better. Therefore, if you’re looking for a machine to take on challenging production and post jobs, a workstation from HP should figure high, if not at the top of your list. If money is no object, […]

Posts / Company News
VFX House The Molecule Moves to Expanded Digs

VFX House The Molecule Moves to Expanded Digs

06/30
2016

This summer will be an exciting one for the Molecule, as the innovative visual effects company joins the ranks of New York post production firms that have undertaken major expansions to keep pace with the unprecedented amount of post work in the Empire State...

Posts / Media Biz
British Ex-Pat Sees Leaving EU as Gain for UK Production

British Ex-Pat Sees Leaving EU as Gain for UK Production

06/30
2016

"I might be missing something, but while many inside entertainment appear to be very pessimistic about the effect of Brexit on their chances for obtaining investment, a huge opportunity for the UK film and TV industry is being overlooked. "As a British film and TV producer working in Hollywood, I wanted to offer a contrary view from the outside...

Posts / New Hires
GPL Tech Hires Chris Peterson to Head Up East Coast Sales and Operations

GPL Tech Hires Chris Peterson to Head Up East Coast Sales and Operations

06/29
2016

GPL Technologies, a leading provider of IT services to the media and entertainment industry, has chosen post production industry veteran Chris Peterson to lead its office on the East Coast. Peterson, who will serve as Account Manager/Northeast from GPL’s New York office, brings extensive experience as a producer, post production executive and marketing specialist. He […]

Posts / Events
Go Behind the Scenes with the New York on Location Street Fair

Go Behind the Scenes with the New York on Location Street Fair

05/21
2016

Want a behind-the-scenes look at film production in New York? You can get that this Sunday May 22nd – along with what’s promised as a “family-friendly” street fair – if you head on over to the Kaufman Astoria Studios and the Museum of the Moving Image in Queens. The two institutions sit next to each […]

Posts / Events
Director Kiira Benzing Tells How She Made Her Winning VR Short

Director Kiira Benzing Tells How She Made Her Winning VR Short

03/17
2016

Virtual reality is shaping up to be the greatest transformation in media ever. Or that's what all the hype says. Find out more by attending tonight's talk by director Kiira Benzing...

Review / Hardware
D.W. Leitner Reviews OWC’s Thunderbolt 2 Dock

D.W. Leitner Reviews OWC’s Thunderbolt 2 Dock

12/31
2015

David Leitner has a test drive of OWC's Thunderbolt 2 Dock. He leads off by pointing out that "You can’t be too rich or too thin, or have too many USB 3.0 ports, especially if you rely on a MacBook Pro for editing and post..."