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Press Releases / Organization
Rachelle Madden Named New AICE Executive Director

Rachelle Madden Named New AICE Executive Director

03/26
2014

AICE, the post production trade association, has elected Rachelle Madden as its new Executive Director. She succeeds Burke Moody, who had been exec director since 2006. AICE faces changing times, as advertisers push agencies to tighten budgets, even as new media outlets add to the need for more diverse ad work...

Technology / Press Releases
LiveU’s New Smaller, Stronger LU500 Excites the IP Newsgathering Market

LiveU’s New Smaller, Stronger LU500 Excites the IP Newsgathering Market

03/26
2014

Hackensack, NJ-based LiveU continues developing leading technology in the video-over-cellular space. The latest piece of gear, the LU500, weighs in at only 2.2lbs and includes a new multi-processor video encoding engine...

Press Releases / New ScreenWork Releases

Hostage’s Ruben Latre Compels Viewers with Samsung Social Responsibility Campaign

03/26
2014

For the second year in a row, Samsung selected Ruben Latre of Hostage Films to direct and shoot the media campaign dedicated to its international social responsibility service. Latre travelled to Istanbul, Turkey to film The Samsung Academy, a vocational training program giving opportunities to young men and women from low-income families. This spot centers […]

Press Releases / New Hires
Pablo Del Campo Named Saatchi’s Worldwide Creative Director

Pablo Del Campo Named Saatchi’s Worldwide Creative Director

03/11
2014

Saatchi & Saatchi has appointed Pablo Del Campo as its worldwide creative director. He founded Del Campo Saatchi & Saatchi in Buenos Aires in 2000, and has been regional creative director of Saatchi & Saatchi Latin America for seven years. The agency has earned a reputation for world class creativity, winning 52 Cannes Lions and […]

Organizations / Article
Tekserve Partners with Avid, Gotham Sound, and Manhattan Edit Workshop to Present “The Sound of Boardwalk Empire”

Tekserve Partners with Avid, Gotham Sound, and Manhattan Edit Workshop to Present “The Sound of Boardwalk Empire”

03/11
2014

While the inventive visual design as well as the set decoration of HBO's 'Boardwalk Empire' were a great example of how well local talent (here Brainstorm Digital) could pull off top effects, sound design recently got its due during an extensive presentation at SVA's Chelsea theater. It you missed the panel discussion, you can catch up with it here via Tekserve's YouTube channel posting...

Talks from the Top / Article

Upgrade to the Paradigm Shift

03/6
2014

In this, our second Talk from the Top column, Evan Schechtman, CTO of New York-based @radical.media, shows how creative, revolutionary change – or as he calls it, a Paradigm Shift – has been the hallmark of his many years in the technology end of the content creation industry. Evan is a recognized member of the […]

Media Biz / Article
New York Eats California’s Lunch With Bigger, Smarter Incentives Says Report

New York Eats California’s Lunch With Bigger, Smarter Incentives Says Report

03/5
2014

Santa Monica-based economics research institute The Milken Institute published a report in late February that is stirring up angst in the Los Angeles entertainment community. The report brings together economic data and analysis about film and video production in California today, held against the growing success from former Mayor’s Office of Film, Theatre and Broadcasting […]

Press Releases / New ScreenWork Releases
Director Nathan Catucci Helms Spec Spot “Where Pickles </br>Come From”

Director Nathan Catucci Helms Spec Spot “Where Pickles
Come From”

03/4
2014

Director Nathan Catucci recently wrote and helmed a Vlasic Pickles spec spot with a funny twist called “Where Pickles Come From.” The spot opens with young woman eating a Vlasic pickle as she walks down the hallway and into the kitchen. To her shock she finds the Vlasic stork rooting in her fridge as he […]

Media Biz / Article
New Stages Made From Old Staten Island Prison

New Stages Made From Old Staten Island Prison

03/1
2014

Greenpoint-based Broadway Stages will create what is said to be the second-largest  film and TV production complex outside of Hollywood after it renovates the closed Arthur Kill prison on Staten Island. The company plans to create a 69-acre complex larger than the City’s most spacious production lot, Steiner Studios in the old Brooklyn Navy Yard. Broadway Stages will […]

Media Biz / Article
Disney to Drop $200 Million on Marvel Series for Netflix in New York City

Disney to Drop $200 Million on Marvel Series for Netflix in New York City

02/27
2014

The release from the Gov's office says it all: Disney and Marvel joins a surging Netflix to bring the ‘flawed heroes of Hell’s Kitchen’ to life in the City. The Defender's series is a stunner in that it is expected to provide work for 128,165 actors and crew over the project's lifespan...