Organization / Article
Fincher’s “Gone Girl” to Open The 52nd New York Film Festival
Thursday, July 17th2014

Fincher’s “Gone Girl” to Open The 52nd New York Film Festival

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today that David Fincher’s Gone Girl will make its World Premiere as the Opening Night selection for the upcoming 52nd New York Film Festival (September 26 – October 12), which will kick off at Alice Tully Hall and return to Tavern on the Green for the after party. Based upon […]

Organization / Article
ANA Launches Industry Study of Advertising Bot Fraud
Monday, July 14th2014

ANA Launches Industry Study of Advertising Bot Fraud

ANA and White Ops form ‘The Marketers’ Coalition’ to study and reduce advertising bot fraud The ANA (Association of National Advertisers) and online fraud detection firm, White Ops have launched ‘The Marketers’ Coalition’, a joint research initiative to determine the level of bot fraud occurring across the digital advertising industry. The coalition’s objective is to provide actionable […]

New Hires / Article
Tennille Teague Joins Pereira & O’Dell New York as Head of Production
Monday, July 14th2014

Tennille Teague Joins Pereira & O’Dell New York as Head of Production

Tennille Teague has joined Pereira & O’Dell New York as Head of Production. The hire is the latest move by Pereira & O’Dell’s New York office to expand its roster of services. Teague will oversee production for East Coast clients including Memorial Sloan Kettering, Fox Sports 1, Realtor and New Era. Teague will report to […]

Company News / Article
Technicolor-PostWorks, New York, Salutes 2014 </br>Emmy Nominees
Monday, July 14th2014

Technicolor-PostWorks, New York, Salutes 2014
Emmy Nominees

New York facility provides post services for nominees “True Detective,” “Boardwalk Empire,” “Vice,” “Years of Living Dangerously” and “67th Tony Awards.” Technicolor-PostWorks, New York, provides post production services to five television programs nominated for 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards, True Detective (HBO), Boardwalk Empire (HBO), Vice (HBO), Years of Living Dangerously (Showtime) and The 67th Annual Tony Awards (CBS). True Detective, produced by HBO Entertainment in association […]

New Hires / Article
Director Marc Wilkins </br>Joins humble
Friday, July 11th2014

Director Marc Wilkins
Joins humble

Marc Wilkins, a European talent who now calls New York his home, has joined the directorial roster at humble, the hybrid production and post company that’s based in Manhattan and L.A.  He was previously repped in the U.S. by Rabbit and prior to that, Caviar. Wilkins’ work includes ads for such U.S. agencies as McCann, […]

AKA NYC Helps To Propel “All The Way” To a Box Office Record
Friday, July 11th2014

AKA NYC Helps To Propel “All The Way” To a Box Office Record

Located in the 630 Ninth Avenue building, AKA NYC is well placed for its work - ads and more for top Broadway plays. The company also recently announced winners of its annual design awards to SVA students...

The Napoleon Group and Knock Twice Create Short for Google and Make Magazine
Thursday, July 10th2014

The Napoleon Group and Knock Twice Create Short for Google and Make Magazine

What’s summer camp without sleeping bags, s’mores and sing-alongs? Maker Camp, that’s what. And to promote the 2014 edition of the popular online summer camp sponsored by Google and DIY magazine Make, The Napoleon Group teamed with Knock Twice to produce a 2D animated digital short. Showcased on Google’s homepage (google.com), Google’s Google Plus page (plus.google.com/+google), […]

New Hires / Article
Jason Musante Becomes Exec Creative Director At </br>Havas Worldwide
Tuesday, July 8th2014

Jason Musante Becomes Exec Creative Director At
Havas Worldwide

Jason Musante has joined Havas Worldwide’s New York office as an executive creative director. He comes over from Anomaly where he was the creative director leading the Google Glass global launch. Prior to that, he was Co:Collective’s first senior creative hire, leading the re-launch of USA Today and Google+ as well as being a major […]

Organization / Article
Friday, June 27th2014

IATSE Local 52 Settles with New York State Over Equal Job Opportunities

Nepotism in union trade like IATSE Local 52 might seem like old news. But for most blacks and Latinos - regularly excluded from electrical, grip, property, sound, and video work on film and video production - such good paying union jobs were fantasies. IA 52's active membership totals some 3,500 employees working in New York and four other states...

Company News / Article
Audio House Hobo Hits Gets Right Pitch for Nicktoons Network Rebrand
Thursday, June 26th2014

Audio House Hobo Hits Gets Right Pitch for Nicktoons Network Rebrand

What does a brand sound like? That was the challenge facing sound design/audio post studio HOBO when they teamed with Nicktoons – the kid-targeted network featuring popular animated action shows such as “Spongebob Squarepants,” “WildGrinders,” “Power Rangers” and “Avatar” – on their first network rebrand since 2009. “Rebranding is a major network initiative, and sound design is a critical […]