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Exploring The Seething Rage in The Workplace in Joe Lynch’s Mayhem

December 8, 2017 | By
Exploring The Seething Rage in The Workplace in Joe Lynch’s <em>Mayhem</em>

      “The workplace in current day America is very passive aggressive. People are hyper sensitive, no one wants to get sued, no one speaks their mind, then tension builds into rage,” said Director Joe Lynch on the setting of his latest bloody masterpiece, Mayhem. The script written by Matias Caruso was rooted... »

The LEGO Batman Movie Creating the Batcave

December 5, 2017 | By
<em>The LEGO Batman Movie</em> Creating the Batcave

  Directed by Chris McKay, The LEGO Batman Movie features a bright parade of action sequences, self-reflexive humour, and just enough darkness to round out the dichotomy known as the Batman legend himself. Although the sparkling film can boast the high end talent of magnetic personalities such as Will Arnett, Michael Cera, Rosario Dawson, Ralph... »

Cinema Audio Society Announces Student Recognition Award Finalists

December 5, 2017 | By

Cinema Audio Society Announces Finalists For The Cas Student Recognition Award Los Angeles, CA 1 December 2017– Five finalists from schools across the country have been invited to attend the 54th Annual CAS Awards, on February 24th, where the recipient of the CAS Student Recognition Award will be revealed and presented with a $2500... »

Contender: Executive Producer/Costume Designer Sandy Powell – Wonderstruck

December 4, 2017 | By
Contender: Executive Producer/Costume Designer Sandy Powell – <em>Wonders</em>truck

Sandy Powell wore two hats for Wonderstruck, the cinematic telling of the Brian Selznick book, that tells two simultaneous stories about Ben, a young Midwestern boy in the 1970’s, and Rose, a young girl in 1920’s who both run away to New York City. Because Powell helped get the project going, she is given... »

Contender: Composer Carter Burwell – Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

December 1, 2017 | By
Contender: Composer Carter Burwell – <em>Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri</em>

When her daughter’s murder remains unsolved, Mildred, a grieving mother (Frances McDormand), posts a contentious message directed at the town’s esteemed chief of police (Woody Harrelson), on three roadside billboards leading into her small town. Director, Martin McDonagh stages the darkly comedic drama in a rural Americana world, where everybody knows everyone else; a... »

Director Nora Twomey’s The Breadwinner

November 30, 2017 | By
Director Nora Twomey’s <em>The Breadwinner</em>

Nora Twomey’s adaptation of the well-known young adult novel, The Breadwinner, by Deborah Ellis tackles the ferocious concept of living under the Taliban’s rule through the eyes of an 11-year-old girl, forced to grow up quickly to take care of her family after her home is raided and her father imprisoned. Twomey’s direction of... »

Vicon and Framestore Help Raise Armies of the Dead in Marvel Studios’ Thor: Ragnarok

November 29, 2017 | By
Vicon and Framestore Help Raise Armies of the Dead in Marvel Studios’ <em>Thor: Ragnarok</em>

Vicon and Framestore Help Raise Armies of the Dead in Marvel Studios’ Thor: Ragnarok Vicon Motion Capture Cameras and Software Aided in the Creation of Undead Soldiers, Crowded Cities and Even the Hulk, All in a Matter of Days In Marvel Studios’ latest blockbuster, Thor: Ragnarok, an electrified god of thunder fights off an army... »

Director Scott Waugh on 6 Below: Miracle on The Mountain

November 28, 2017 | By
Director Scott Waugh on 6 Below: <em>Miracle on The Mountain</em>

When you live in a city like LA, you wonder how it’s possible to ever feel completely alone. When the silence you once craved haunts every minute of every hour. When all you have to comfort you is the burning sensation of numbness creeping over your limbs. The whistling of the wind is the... »

Rob Reiner Rediscovers LBJ

November 27, 2017 | By
Rob Reiner Rediscovers LBJ

Acclaimed Actor/Director/Activist Rob Reiner To Headline Politicon Talks Reiner to Headline Two Panels to Discuss His Upcoming Film “LBJ” and to Explore the Current Russia Investigations LOS ANGELES (July 22, 2017) – Politicon (www.politicon.com) – the bi-partisan “unconventional political convention” – announced today that award-winning actor (All in the Family), director (A Few Good... »

Into the Hundred Acre Woods: A Musical Conversation with Carter Burwell on Goodbye Christopher Robin

November 20, 2017 | By
Into the Hundred Acre Woods: A Musical Conversation with Carter Burwell on <em>Goodbye Christopher</em> Robin

Considering Carter Burwell’s association with sardonic humorists like the Coen Brothers and Spike Jones, he might make an unusual collaborator for a film about a beloved children’s character. But Goodbye Christopher Robin isn’t stereotypical Disney material – it’s really about the life of Pooh’s author, A.A. Milne (Domhnall Gleeson), a struggling writer harboring a... »

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