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Lucky Post and Agency McGarrah Jesse Create Ad for Yeti Coolers

February 18, 2016 | By
Lucky Post and Agency McGarrah Jesse Create Ad for Yeti Coolers

Sai Selvarajan, editor at Lucky Post, recently teamed up with agency McGarrah Jessee to create an ad for Yeti Coolers. On a journey into the wild marsh of Mims, Florida, a region only accessible by airboat, the spot features Yeti brand ambassador Flip Pallot, an outdoorsman whose knowledge and affection for the wild is... »

PS Production Services Supports Deadpool in Vancouver

February 18, 2016 | By
PS Production Services Supports <em>Deadpool</em> in Vancouver

PS Production Services provided lighting, power, dolly and grip equipment for Deadpool, the comic book thriller from 20th Century Fox opening internationally this month. PS supported the production during two & half months of shooting on location in Vancouver. The shoot included a spectacular crash sequence staged on the Georgia Viaduct, near the city's... »

SIM Group Supports Women In Film’s PSA For Discovery Eye Foundation

February 11, 2016 | By
SIM Group Supports Women In Film’s PSA For Discovery Eye Foundation

The SIM Group recently donated a variety of goods and services to help Women in Film produce a public service announcement for the Discovery Eye Foundation's Macular Degeneration Partnership. »

MTI Film Restores Classic Spencer Tracy Drama The Power And The Glory

February 9, 2016 | By
MTI Film Restores Classic Spencer Tracy Drama <em>The Power And The Glory</em>

Restoration of 20th Century Fox's 1933 classic The Power and the Glory was recently completed at MTI Film, Hollywood. The restored version of the film is currently submitted for a 2016 Focal International Award for Best Archive Restoration and Preservation Project. »

Zoic Opens New York Studio

February 9, 2016 | By
Zoic Opens New York Studio

L.A.-based visual effects house Zoic Studios has opened a new studio in New York, led by executive producer Colleen Bachman. The 3,000 square foot Hell's Kitchen facility will handle VFX and flame finishing for TV, commercials, films, games and experiential projects. »

Cinesite Opens Montreal Animation Studio

February 8, 2016 | By
Cinesite Opens Montreal Animation Studio

Cinesite announced the opening of a new 54,000-square-foot animation studio in downtown Montreal. The company plans to produce nine animated feature films over the next five years. The new facility will have the capacity to employ 500 permanent staff to work on animated films by 2020. »

Ncam Taps Vincent Maza To Run New L.A. Office

February 2, 2016 | By
Ncam Taps Vincent Maza To Run New L.A. Office

Ncam announced that it has opened a new office in Los Angeles and hired industry veteran Vincent Maza to run it. »

Video Equipment Rentals Acquires DPS

January 20, 2016 | By

Video Equipment Rentals (VER) announced that it has acquired the business of production services company DPS. In a sale ordered by the bankruptcy court, VER acquired more than half of the company's lighting and film equipment, nearly all of its audio, video, and rigging equipment, its 70,000-square-foot facility near Burbank, Calif. and retained... »

Animated Storyboards Opens Toronto Office

January 12, 2016 | By
Animated Storyboards Opens Toronto Office

Animated Storyboards announced that it has launched a new office in Toronto. Maria Hanafy will lead the new studio as managing director, along with four additional staffers - a director, producer, marketing associate and animator/editor. This marks the 10th office for Animated Storyboards, with offices in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, London, São Paulo,... »

Panavision and Light Iron Open Joint Facility in New Orleans

December 17, 2015 | By
Panavision and Light Iron Open Joint Facility in New Orleans

Panavision announced the opening of an expanded New Orleans location. The new 30,500-square-foot space will also house Light Iron’s first brick-and-mortar facility in Louisiana. The state-of-the-art facility represents the first location occupied by the two companies since Panavision acquired Light Iron earlier this year. »

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