February 23, 2019
Features

Oscar Contender – Kate Biscoe, Makeup for Vice

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Oscar Contender – Kate Biscoe, Makeup for <em> Vice </em>

When makeup department head Kate Biscoe first read the Vice script, she realized, in order to organize the project, spanning six decades with multiple recurring characters, the film would be a formidable challenge. “Researching and breaking down the script was time consuming but not difficult,” she stated. “However, we would not be shooting sequentially,... »

Oscar Nominee For Best Editing – Hank Corwin, Editor of Vice

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Oscar Nominee For Best Editing – Hank Corwin, Editor of <em>Vice</em>

In Adam McKay’s Vice, former Vice-President Dick Cheney’s life is dramatized in non-linear fashion, jumping around to anachronistic points in the story. “What we did was find these emotional moments that complemented synergistically what was happening,” explained editor Hank Corwin of his work on... »

Cinema Audio Society Awards

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Cinema Audio Society Awards

Held at the InterContinental Hotel in downtown Los Angeles, the Cinema Audio Society (CAS) 55th Annual Awards show certainly took its place as a show for the ages. Accolades were given in seven categories for outstanding sound in motion picture and television, as well... »

Writers Guild of America Winners

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Writers Guild of America Winners

The Writers Guild of America, West and East, held concurrent ceremonies for the 2019 Writers Guild Awards on February 17, 2019 at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles and... »

Motion Picture Sound Editors Golden Reel Awards

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Motion Picture Sound Editors Golden Reel Awards

Honoring outstanding achievements in sound editing, the 66th Annual Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) Awards took place on Sunday, February 17th at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel in downtown Los Angeles... »

Academy Scientific & Technical Awards

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Academy Scientific  & Technical Awards

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences held their annual Scientific and Technical Awards formal dinner at the Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills on February 9, 2019 to honor the men,... »

Cinema Audio Society Awards Winners

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Cinema Audio Society Awards Winners

The Cinema Audio Society, CAS, held the 55th CAS Awards in the Wilshire Grand Ballroom of the InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown on February 16, 2019. Awards were presented in... »

Julie Socash’s Response to Academy Decision on Awards Telecast

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Julie Socash’s Response to Academy Decision on Awards Telecast

On February 15, 2019, President of the Make-up & Hair Stylist Guild, IATSE Local 706, Julie Socash made a statement regarding the new changes that were announced for the... »

Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards Winners

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Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards Winners

The Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706) held the 6th Annual MUAHS Awards at the NOVO by Microsoft at L.A. Live Downtown on February 16,... »

Opinion: Through a Glass, Darkly – Reactions to the Academy’s Broadcast Cuts

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If the Motion Picture Academy thought it was going to have smooth sailing once they retreated from the firestorm on a “most popular picture” category, and decided to go... »

Killer Tracks Partners with Wax Ltd. – Launch of New Production Music Label Audio Wax

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Killer Tracks Partners with Wax Ltd. – Launch of New Production Music Label Audio Wax

Killer Tracks, a Universal Publishing Production Music company, has partnered with independent record label Wax Ltd. To launch the new production music label Audio Wax. Multi-platinum-selling producers/songwriters and Wax... »

Zaxcom Launches New Fader Motion Capture Feature

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Zaxcom Launches New Fader Motion Capture Feature

Zaxcom has announced the launch of the new Fader Motion Capture (FMC), a feature that records the fader levels and movements made by the production sound mixer in real... »

 
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