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Tech / Gear
Lenovo Jumps into Workstation Market with Hot ThinkStation </br>P Series

Lenovo Jumps into Workstation Market with Hot ThinkStation
P Series

08/16
2014

Workstations are the workhorses of the postproduction industry, running 24/7 in a busy animation studio, or getting bounced around on a DT cart on a feature film shoot. So what’s Lenovo, better known for their business ThinkPads, think it’s doing by announcing its new P-Series workstations?

Talks / Craft
Post NY Alliance Seminar Kicks Off New Series on </br>High Level Post

Post NY Alliance Seminar Kicks Off New Series on
High Level Post

08/15
2014

The Post New York Alliance, a group of some 50 top post facilities in town, is gearing up to become a real force in helping to direct the City’s fast-growing editing and visual effects industries…

Media Biz / Article
NYC Film Jobs Grow Steadily

NYC Film Jobs Grow Steadily

08/14
2014

Year-over-year, the increase in NYC motion picture employment was some 3000 jobs, or a strong 5.8%...

Press Releases / New ScreenWork Releases
Eli and Peyton Manning Throw Beats for DIRECTV with Butter Music and Sound

Eli and Peyton Manning Throw Beats for DIRECTV with Butter Music and Sound

08/14
2014

Fantasy Football has gone from an office time killer to big-time money with the launch of DIRECTV’s FantasyZone channel. Dedicated entirely to, yep, Fantasy Football, it features real not fantasy footballers Eli and Peyton Manning to help get the word out about the channel via their new rap music video  “Fantasy Football Fantasy”. Butter Music and Sound again teamed […]

Press Releases / New ScreenWork Releases
Technicolor-PostWorks’ The Room Posts Noyce’s “The Giver”

Technicolor-PostWorks’ The Room Posts Noyce’s “The Giver”

08/14
2014

The Room at Technicolor-Postworks continues to garner increasingly high-profile projects, recently finishing some two months of editorial conforming and color grading on Phillip Noyce's The Giver, an adaptation of Lois Lowry's dystopian sci-fi young adult novel...

Press Releases / New Hires
Duo Directors XY Content Join Up with The Colony

Duo Directors XY Content Join Up with The Colony

08/12
2014

An international company with headquarters in a Broadway loft just north of Houston, The Colony has added Habib Yazdi and Frank Holliday - known professionally as XY Content - to its roster of directors. The pair became known for work touted by the New York Fashion Film Festival and the Memphis Music Video awards among others. XY Content's first work for The Colony is an inventive look at the immersive theater experience "Queen of the Night"...

Posts / Media Biz
Down But Not Out, California Pols Want More Money to Challenge New York

Down But Not Out, California Pols Want More Money to Challenge New York

08/10
2014

While New York film and television production has soared over the past decade, anyone concerned about keeping that production here better not sit back and relax just yet. Associated Press reporter Judy Lin reports that California state lawmakers are working to extend and expand the Hollywood tax credit created to keep film and TV production in […]

Press Releases / New ScreenWork Releases
The Napoleon Group Creates Digital Branded Content For U.S. Energy Utilities

The Napoleon Group Creates Digital Branded Content For U.S. Energy Utilities

08/8
2014

Imagine a world… a 3D animated digital world, to be exact, a small town awash in a gorgeous eye-popping palette, where buoyant families work and play while resourcefully coping with the calamities caused by coming storms or their aftermath: downed electrical wires, broken pipes, gas leaks. Newscasts, websites and apps deliver weather updates and the […]

Gear / Craft
Not Drab at All – HP’s </br>Swinging Laptops

Not Drab at All – HP’s
Swinging Laptops

08/7
2014

Admit it. HP has never been known for doing hip, sexy computer tech. Sure, they’re a great engineering company. By some standards, HP is the company that started Silicon Valley, though in 1939 they were only a daydream of Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard, working out of that now famous garage of theirs in Palo […]

Press Releases / New Hires
ShootersINC Signs Food Director/DP John Romeo

ShootersINC Signs Food Director/DP John Romeo

08/7
2014

Food director/DP John Romeo has joined ShootersINC’s roster which also includes helmers Robert Adamo, Kris Magyarits, Rob Markopoulos, Ira Rosensweig, and Scott Whitham. Executive producer Jim Huie–who collaborates with fellow EPs Chris Andrei and Carolyn Jefferson at the company’s production division–said that Romeo has “quietly developed what I find to be a groundbreaking body of […]