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Press Releases / Organization

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

06/27
2014

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...

Posts / News Analysis
A First – New York Gains Lead over LA in Dramatic Pilots

A First – New York Gains Lead over LA in Dramatic Pilots

06/26
2014

A report from Film L.A. – that’s the nonprofit Los Angeles group much like our Mayor’s Office on Media – says that for the first time ever, over the past year more dramatic pilots were filmed in New York compared to Los Angeles. In the free report – which you can access here – the […]

Press Releases / Company News
Audio House Hobo Hits Gets Right Pitch for Nicktoons Network Rebrand

Audio House Hobo Hits Gets Right Pitch for Nicktoons Network Rebrand

06/26
2014

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 […]

Press Releases / Organization
Survey of Agencies Sees Growth in Social Media, Viral Video, Less TV and Print

Survey of Agencies Sees Growth in Social Media, Viral Video, Less TV and Print

06/26
2014

Expect to see more social media, viral video and data-driven campaigns from the big 25 U.S. advertisers and less emphasis on television and print in 2014. This consensus comes from a new annual survey of senior agency and advertiser production and business affairs executive from Talent Partners, the leader in talent and production support services […]

Press Releases / Company News
Autodesk Goes to the Cloud with Planned Purchase of </br>Shotgun Software

Autodesk Goes to the Cloud with Planned Purchase of
Shotgun Software

06/25
2014

Autodesk stepped up to the big digital trend across all businesses with this announcement of its planned purchase of a cloud-based tracking and management company...

Press Releases / Company News
Ferri Lighting Design Creates ESPN’s First LED-lit Studios

Ferri Lighting Design Creates ESPN’s First LED-lit Studios

06/24
2014

Ferri Lighting Design & Associates (FLDA) today announced that it has designed and installed the lighting for the new flagship ESPN ‘SportsCenter’ studio, at ESPN’s headquarters facility in Bristol, Connecticut and has simultaneously lit the new ‘SportsCenter’ studio in Los Angeles. The new studio design, which is almost fully LED lit, is the first LED […]

Press Releases / New ScreenWork Releases
Approach and Experience Brings Hiccup Media Success with Top Music Acts

Approach and Experience Brings Hiccup Media Success with Top Music Acts

06/22
2014

Describing themselves as a boutique content agency, Hiccup Media has recently completed work on a 30-minute Michael Jackson documentary, a music video, and a behind the scenes look at guitarist Santana's latest music video. The full service creative studio is in the Madison Square Park neighborhood.

Press Releases / New ScreenWork Releases

The Napoleon Group’s Retro-Flavored Short for Alamo Drafthouse Cinema and Time Warner Cable

06/15
2014

The Napoleon Group draws upon all its many years at work on previz, 3D motion graphics, animatics, and live production to deliver for a wide range of clients. However, for this pre-movie ad developed for the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema and Time Warner Cable’s ClickedIn.com marketing service, the Photodistrict-based shop relied on old school graphics to get the job done...

Media Biz / Article
Propmaker The Specialists LTD Use City’s IDA to Create Queens Fab Factory

Propmaker The Specialists LTD Use City’s IDA to Create Queens Fab Factory

06/10
2014

Good news when a long-time industry supplier like The Specialists LTD gets a break from high rents so that they can take things to a higher level...

Press Releases / New ScreenWork Releases
Rodriguez and “Silver Skies” Find a Home At Just Add Water

Rodriguez and “Silver Skies” Find a Home At Just Add Water

06/10
2014

They are eclectic, eccentric, resilient, resourceful, mercurial and often positively pugnacious.  This could describe the characters Rosemary Rodriguez created in her indie feature Silver Skies, or it could describe the crew she came to adore at a very real New York post house.  “I love Just Add Water!” exclaimed the director. Ms. Rodriguez’s motion picture, Silver Skies, […]