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News from ARRI Rental

January 2018
News from ARRI Rental

ARRI Rental opens satellite office in Brooklyn, New York Brooklyn Haus: a city-based ancillary to the long-established headquarters in Secaucus, NJ. Prep space, drop-off and pick-up for camera equipment. Crew hospitality in the heart of Brooklyn’s studio landscape. ARRI Rental, a leading provider of camera, lighting and grip equipment, is excited to announce the... »

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GKIDS Acquires 3 Titles For Acclaimed Anime Director Masaaki Yuasa

January 2018
GKIDS Acquires 3 Titles For Acclaimed Anime Director Masaaki Yuasa

Gkids Acquires 3 Titles From Acclaimed Anime Director Masaaki Yuasa    Cult Classic Mind Game  Plus Two Award-Winning New Titles Lu Over The Wall Night Is Short, Walk on Girl Coming in 2018!  GKIDS, the acclaimed producer and distributor of animation for adult and family audiences, announced it has acquired the North American distribution... »

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2018 VES Awards Nominations

January 2018
2018 VES Awards Nominations

  HBO’s stellar stalwart, Game of Thrones continues to show no mercy as it dominates with 11 nominations this year.   “The artistry, ingenuity and passion of the visual effects practitioners around the world,  have come together to create truly remarkable imagery in a variety of media,” said VES Chair, Mike Chambers. “We are seeing the... »

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Posted in Awards, Blog the Line, Crafts, Featured, Film, News, Television, Visual FX |

Society of Camera Operators Announces the Nominees For Camera Operator of the Year, Film and Television

January 2018

The Society of Camera Operators (SOC) announced the Nominees for Camera Operator of the Year for both the film and television categories.  The recipients will be announced at the February 3, 2018 Awards hosted at the Loews Hollywood Hotel.   Camera Operator of the Year – Film Nominees: Colin Anderson, SOC – The Phantom Thread ... »

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Posted in Awards, Blog the Line, Camera, Crafts, Featured |

Step Sisters

January 2018
<em>Step Sisters</em>

Step Sisters    Launching exclusively on Netflix on January 19, 2018   Starring Megalyn Echikunwoke (Kevin Hart’s Night School – Opening Fall 2018), Nia Jervier (Dear White People) and Marque Richardson (Dear White People)   Producers Lena Waithe (Master of None, The Chi) and Ben Cory Jones (Insecure)   Director Charles Stone III (Drumline)  ... »

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Bernard and Huey to close Slamdance – from Jules Feiffer and Dan Mirvish

January 2018
Bernard and Huey to close Slamdance – from Jules Feiffer and Dan Mirvish

Slamdance Film Festival Official Closing Night Film Bernard And Huey Starring Jim Rash, David Koechner, Sasha Alexander, Eka Darville, Richard Kind, Lauren Miller Rogen, Nancy Travis, Bellamy Young, and Mae Whitman. Directed by Dan Mirvish Written by Jules Feiffer From a script by Oscar and Pulitzer-winner Jules Feiffer (Carnal Knowledge), Bernard and Huey is... »

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ADG 800 Gallery – Exhibition of Scenic Artist Duncan Alanson Spencer’s Personal Art

January 2018
ADG 800 Gallery – Exhibition of Scenic Artist Duncan Alanson Spencer’s Personal Art

ADG Gallery 800 Presents “The Golden Brush: A Tribute To Duncan Alanson Spencer” Honoring The Legendary Motion Picture Scenic Artist ‘Near the Top of Old Toll Road (Mariposa)’ / 1987 Exhibit Opening: February 10th Duncan Alanson Spencer (1911-1999), the legendary Scenic Artist behind some of Hollywood’s greatest films, will be honored by the Art... »

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2018 Directors Guild of America Film Nominations

January 2018
2018 Directors Guild of America Film Nominations

Feature Film Director Guillermo del Toro, The Shape of Water (Fox Searchlight Pictures) Mr. del Toro’s Directorial Team: Unit Production Manager: J. Miles Dale Production Manager: Dennis Chapman First Assistant Director: Pierre Henry Second Assistant Director: Tyler Delben Greta Gerwig, Lady Bird (A24) Ms. Gerwig’s Directorial Team: Unit Production Managers: Lila Yacoub, Danielle Blumstein,... »

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CDG Awards Nominations For Film & TV Costuming

January 2018
CDG Awards Nominations For Film & TV Costuming

The Costume Designers Guild has unveiled its nominees for the 20th annual CDG Awards, which celebrate excellence in film, TV and shortform costume design. The trophies will be given out February 2o at the Beverly Hilton.             “I would like to congratulate all of the nominees of the 2018 Costume Designers Guild... »

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2018 DGA Awards Nominations For TV, Commercial & Documentary

January 2018
2018 DGA Awards Nominations For TV, Commercial & Documentary

The Directors Guild has announced the TV, Commercial and Documentary nominees for its 70th annual DGA Awards.       Michael Apted will receive the DGA Honorary Life Member Award, and Dwight Williams and Jim Tanker are set for the guild’s Service Awards. The 70th annual show will take place on  February 3 at... »

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