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Blackmagic Post Production & Camera Update

August 2019
Blackmagic Post Production & Camera Update

Blackmagic Design has recently announced new products and updates such as the new Blackmagic Pocket Cinema 6K, the UltraStudio 4K Mini and the DaVinci Resolve 16. Blackmagic is also introducing a new public beta of DaVinci Resolve 16.1, which is another update with new features to make the turn-around of edit jobs faster. The... »

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MUAHS Honorary Reception For Emmy Nominees

August 2019
MUAHS Honorary Reception For Emmy Nominees

The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylist Guild (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706) will be honoring this year’s Emmy-nominated Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists, and their shows, at a reception hosted by Beverly Center on August 11, 2019. A red carpet and livestream presentation of the 3rd Annual Red Carpet and Q&A with Emmy-nominated Make-up Artists &... »

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Buchwald Signs Writers Guild Agreement

July 2019
Buchwald Signs Writers Guild Agreement

Mid-tier talent agency Buchwald has become the second ATA literary agency to break from the Association of Talent Agents (ATA) and sign a franchise agreement with the Writers Guild of America (WGA). According to a recent publication in The Hollywood Reporter, the agreement was signed three days after the WGA signed Kaplan Stahler, a... »

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Netflix Signs New Deal with SAG-AFTRA

July 2019
Netflix Signs New Deal with SAG-AFTRA

On Saturday, Netflix and SAG-AFTRA announced the agreement of a new contract, with a term of nearly three years, for live-action scripted production that will also cover both performance capture and dubbing. The contract includes international live-action and animated productions dubbed into English. According to a recent publication of The Hollywood Reporter, the contract... »

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Scripted Television Production in Los Angeles

July 2019
Scripted Television Production in Los Angeles

Increasingly driven by the California Film & Television Tax Credit Program, Scripted television production remains a bright spot in the L.A. production picture. In the latest quarterly data from FilmLA, on-location filming within that jobs-rich sector increased while feature, commercial and reality TV production decreased. In the second quarter of 2019, 51.7 percent of... »

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Slow Start for On-Location Filming In L.A.

July 2019
Slow Start for On-Location Filming In L.A.

In the first quarter of 2019, on-location filming in Greater Los Angeles has declined with a simultaneous slowdown in Feature, Television and Commercial production. Recently reported by FilmLA, only one project brought to Los Angeles by the California Film & Television Tax Credit Program was filmed on-location from January through April, after the other... »

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Prime Time Softball League Registration Open

July 2019
Prime Time Softball League Registration Open

Operated continuously for over 30 years, the Prime Time Softball League is now open for Registration for the Fall Season. Any Television show whose production is based in Los Angeles is eligible to participate. Teams are coed and are made up from the shows, cast, crew, staff and their immediate family members. The season... »

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William Morris Sues WGA For “Unlawful Group Boycott”

June 2019
William Morris Sues WGA For “Unlawful Group Boycott”

The William Morris Endeavor (WME) has filed an antitrust lawsuit in California federal court alleging that the Writers Guild of America (WGA) has organized an unlawful group boycott against the talent agencies. For months, the WGA has been negotiating a “Code of Conduct” with the Association of Talent Agents (ATA) with the writers demanding... »

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Netflix Speaks out against Georgia’s Abortion Law

May 2019

The new “heartbeat bill” that has been passed in Georgia earlier this month continues to cause tension in the filming industry and a growing pressure in Hollywood to speak out due to the fact that the state has become a major production location for film and television. According to yesterday’s story in The Washington... »

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Georgia’s Abortion Laws Affects the Filming Industry

May 2019

Georgia’s recently passed abortion laws has continued to escalate tension in Hollywood, with its own economic interests in the state at stake. Yesterday’s story in the New York Times shows that the issue is now moving to the public pressure to influence the industry. Notable actors and directors, including Jason Bateman of Ozark and Alyssa... »

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