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Press Releases / Awards
AT&T Named New Presenting Sponsor Of Tribeca Film Festival

AT&T Named New Presenting Sponsor Of Tribeca Film Festival

08/9
2013

After 12 years, American Express drops its role as main sponsor of the Tribeca Film Festival. Happily someone else with lots of money – AT&T in this case – has stepped up. One nice benefit: AT&T will host a day of free public screenings, something that has not been done in the past at Tribeca…

Press Releases / Film Commissions
Empire State Development Announces Record Post-Production Gains In </br>New York State

Empire State Development Announces Record Post-Production Gains In
New York State

08/9
2013

This release looks at the results of the state’s 30-percent postproduction tax credit (35-percent for upstate) one year later. The results are impressive: 61 productions have applied for post-production work in New York – triple that of a two-year period under the old tax credit. Seven new post houses have set up shop, others have expanded. Looks like the tax credit proposal put together by the Post New York Alliance and strongly supported by Gov. Cuomo is doing some real good…

Press Releases / Awards
Seth Meyers to Host Ad Council’s 60th Annual Public Service Award Dinner

Seth Meyers to Host Ad Council’s 60th Annual Public Service Award Dinner

08/8
2013

Did you know the Ad Council created the whole category of public service advertising in 1942, beginning with that great warning against the spies that live among us "Loose Lips Sink Ships"? By tapping the greatest of our ad agencies to create top work, the Ad Council has continued ever since helping us to understand how to make all of our lives better…

Meetings / Events
Digital Cinema Society Makes it to New York, Shows How to Make Money with Stock Footage

Digital Cinema Society Makes it to New York, Shows How to Make Money with Stock Footage

08/7
2013

It’s not often that LA-based Digital Cinema Society President James Mathers makes it to the East Coast for an event. But this past week at B & H’s presentation space, he headed a panel that looked into how stock footage offers income opportunities for cinematographers, as well as trends in production and post that will impact […]

People / Organizations
New York Film Academy: Making Its Name Step by Step

New York Film Academy: Making Its Name Step by Step

08/6
2013

The New York Film Academy might not yet have graduated directors at the level of Martin Scorsese (NYU) or Katheryn Bigelow (Columbia), but that doesn't mean they aren't trying. Check out this report of a recent visit from "Broken City" DP Ben Seresin, ASC, BSC...

Press Releases / New ScreenWork Releases
Engineering Geeks Site Chooses Galaxy 61 and 9 Surf Studios for Logo and Animated App

Engineering Geeks Site Chooses Galaxy 61 and 9 Surf Studios for Logo and Animated App

08/4
2013

EE Times (previously known as Electronic Engineering Times...very geeky indeed) snagged two impressive design houses that were able to turn out strong graphic designs for this campaign. I recommend visiting the sites of Galaxy 61 and 9 Surf Studios to get a taste for their striking yet complementary talents...

Press Releases / New Hires
Shilo Adds Anthony Furlong as Creative Director/Director

Shilo Adds Anthony Furlong as Creative Director/Director

08/4
2013

Shilo is pretty serious about its heavy emphasis on design for design's sake: check out the blog they keep going at www.wemakeitgood.com. The site is comment free, with art by known artists like KAWS and a host of new ones you might not be familiar with. The blog comes out of a book Shilo published a while back. Not something your typical house cares enough to do...

Press Releases / New ScreenWork Releases
LinkedIn Drops Its First Ever Movie Promotion For Upcoming “Lee Daniels’ The Butler”

LinkedIn Drops Its First Ever Movie Promotion For Upcoming “Lee Daniels’ The Butler”

08/4
2013

The Weinstein Company makes a move into using social media for promotion in this tie-up with LinkedIn. It's the first time the professional network is trying something like this, and we'll see if its 225 million users object to having movie advertising aimed at them. There's a contest too, with a promised "dream career experience in New York City" offered to the winners...

Press Releases / Company News
Brian May Returns From Whitehouse Post Amsterdam To Join Their New York Office

Brian May Returns From Whitehouse Post Amsterdam To Join Their New York Office

08/1
2013

Known for its film editing, The Whitehouse Post was begun London in 1990. Over the years it's expanded to four locations: London, New York, Chicago, Los Angeles. WHP has edited Oscar winning movies, award winning commercials, Emmy winning TV shows, documentaries and music videos. The New York offices are on Varick Street...

Press Releases / New ScreenWork Releases
Twist Director Matt Pittroff Delivers New Spot for 3M Scotch-Brite

Twist Director Matt Pittroff Delivers New Spot for 3M Scotch-Brite

07/31
2013

Twist’s Matt Pitroff has honed some unique approaches to his commercial work. With a mix of fine art studies, work as a midway carny and opening of his own boutique production company all part of his portfolio, Pitroff’s mix of skills includes directing and producing work that has been showcased in Creativity Online, Shoot, and at Cannes Lions 2008…