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Motion Picture Editors Guild To Honor Lee Dichter, CAS with Fellowship & Service Award in New York

April 2018
Motion Picture Editors Guild To Honor Lee Dichter, CAS with Fellowship & Service Award in New York

Lee Dichter. Photo credit: Sophie Dichter. This year, for the first time, the Motion Picture Editors Guild (MPEG) will be holding their award ceremony in New York. Legendary sound re-recording mixer, Lee Dichter, CAS, who is known for his work on Men In Black, Miller’s Crossing, Postcards from the Edge, Grey Gardens and more... »

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Production Designers: Designers On Design Kicks off April 22nd with Grand Hotel – Celebrating Cedric Gibbons

April 2018
Production Designers: Designers On Design Kicks off April 22nd with Grand Hotel – Celebrating Cedric Gibbons

        Grand Hotel, which has been influencing filmmakers for decades (since 1932, to be exact), will launch the Art Directors Guild Film Society’s 2018 screening series. In association with American Cinematheque and sponsored by The Hollywood Reporter, Art Director Cedric Gibbons’ work will be showcased this Saturday April 22nd at the... »

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Posted in Art Direction, Blog the Line, Crafts, Events, Featured, News |

American Cinematheque and AAFCA Partner on African American Film Screening Series

April 2018
American Cinematheque and AAFCA Partner on African American Film Screening Series

  To bring greater attention to black filmmakers and their content, the American Cinematheque has partnered with the African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) to present the AAFCA Film Series. The new series will debut April 29, 2018 with an event celebrating the career of director Carl Franklin. This kick off event will include... »

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Posted in Blog the Line, Community, Events, Featured, Film, News, Screening Series |

Cinema Audio Society Now Accepting Applications For CAS Student Recognition Award

April 2018
Cinema Audio Society Now Accepting Applications For CAS Student Recognition Award

  The Cinema Audio Society has opened applications for the Student Recognition Award. Originally presented at the 51st CAS Awards, this honor comes with a $2,500 cash award and is intended to encourage student interest in production or post-production sound mixing, and to recognize individual students with exceptional demonstrated passion in the field. CAS... »

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ADG Gallery 800 Presents Little Bonfires (In Boundaries Spaces): A Mixed-Media Show Opening April 28th

April 2018
ADG Gallery 800 Presents Little Bonfires (In Boundaries Spaces): A Mixed-Media Show Opening April 28th

      The ART DIRECTORS GUILD GALLERY 800 (ADG, IATSE Local 800) is proud to present, Little Bonfires (In Boundaried Spaces), a special mixed media art exhibit featuring over 30 artists, including guild members of the Production Designers, Art Directors, Artists, Illustrators, Set Designers and others who work in the motion picture and... »

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Posted in Art Direction, Blog the Line, Featured, News |

Chris Girard Joins Below the Line Publication Team as Associate Editor

April 2018
Chris Girard Joins Below the Line Publication Team as Associate Editor

Below the Line is pleased to announce Chris Girard has joined the publication team as Associate Editor. In this position, Girard will be responsible for posting and editing all news, graphic, video and interactive content on the btlnews.com website. In addition, he will resolve any minor technical issues on the site and will assist the Managing Editor in posting... »

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The ADG Film Society & The American Cinematheque Present “Production Design: Designers On Design”

April 2018
The ADG Film Society & The American Cinematheque Present “Production Design: Designers On Design”

    Award winning, influential Production Designers are the focus of the 2018 Film Screening Series at the Egyptian and Aero Theatres. The Art Directors Guild (ADG) Film Society and the American Cinematheque are proud to co-host the annual 2018 Screening Series, “Production Design: Designers On Design,” which serves to highlight the work of renowned... »

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Discounted Early Registration Ends April 15th: The PGA Celebrates 10th Anniversary of The Produced By Conference June 9th-10th

April 2018
Discounted Early Registration Ends April 15th: The PGA Celebrates 10th Anniversary of The Produced By Conference June 9th-10th

The 10th annual Produced By Conference is set for Saturday, June 9 and Sunday, June 10 and will take place at Paramount Pictures Studios in Los Angeles. Every year, the Produced By Conference features an incredible collection of speakers. This year, we look forward to hosting Bruce Miller, Elisabeth Moss and Warren Littlefield, the... »

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The Producers of Harry Potter Bring You I Kill Giants

March 2018
The Producers of Harry Potter Bring You I Kill Giants

Presents   I Kill Giants     From the producers of Harry Potter, and based on the acclaimed Man of Action graphic novel by Joe Kelly and Ken Niimura comes the new feature film, I Kill Giants, now  in theatres and On Demand/Digital HD. Check out the trailer at: https://youtu.be/n7Jg-eo8nBo. »

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Posted in Blog the Line, Events, Featured, Film, Film Trailers, News |

The Telescopic Crane Workshop March 24th in Fayetteville, GA

March 2018
The Telescopic Crane Workshop March 24th in Fayetteville, GA

      The Society of Camera Operators and Chapman/Leonard are proud to present a Telescopic Crane Workshop designed for professional Camera Operators at Chapman/Leonard’s Pinewood Studio facility in Fayetteville, GA on Saturday, March 24, 2018. As we know, the delicate execution of a successful crane shot relies almost entirely on the communication leading up to it. We will share these tools... »

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