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Crew Members Speak Out

February 7, 2018 | By

Hollywood’s Grueling Hours & Drowsy Driving Problem: Crew Members Speak Out Despite Threat To Careers It’s been four months since Riverdale actor KJ Apa crashed into a lamp post after a long day of shooting, giving rise to questions about long hours on movie and TV sets and the dangers of …http://flip.it/dHM9OK »

Production News Weekly February 7, 2018

February 7, 2018 | By

CBS has reboot fever.   With Pilot season heating up, it’s looking like another good year. One of the things that I have noticed are the number of network reboots. CBS, which gave a straight-to-series order this week to a Murphy Brown revival, has picked up six pilots—including reboots of Cagney and Lacey and... »

Netflix’s Special Feb. 8th New York Screening of Irreplaceable You

February 6, 2018 | By
Netflix’s Special Feb. 8th New York Screening of Irreplaceable You

      New York Special Screening Irreplaceable You       Launching On Netflix Friday, February 16th   Watch the trailer here      WHAT:  New York Special Screening of Irreplaceable You WHO:  Filmmaker Stephanie Laing, Stars Gugu Mbatha-Raw (The  Cloverfield Paradox), Michiel Huisman, Kate McKinnon, Christopher  Walken, Brian Tyree Henry, Tamara Tunie, Glenn Fleshler, Grace Rex WHEN:  Thursday, February 8            ... »

Oscar Nominated Best Documentary Feature Last Men In Aleppo

February 5, 2018 | By
Oscar Nominated Best Documentary Feature <em>Last Men In Aleppo</em>

In 2013, during the siege of Aleppo by the Assad regime, director Feras Fayyad started shooting on his own, following the White Helmets, the volunteer first responders who organized to protect their neighborhoods and save the civilian lives impacted by Russian bombs. He wanted to learn why people remained in their homes despite the... »

Industry Master Calendar February 4, 2018

February 4, 2018 | By

Welcome Below The Line Subscribers, Several events are taking place this week. Starting our week off is the Oscar Nominee Luncheon held at the Beverly Hilton hotel on February 5th. A few days after that the BAFTA and Visual Effects Society Awards final voting closes. February 10th is a very busy day. The ASC Open... »

Dick Wolf’s Kind of Town

January 31, 2018 | By
Dick Wolf’s Kind of Town

Local film and media production in Chicago have yet again reached record levels in 2017. For more information, please check https://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/ depts/dca/provdrs/chicago_film_office/ news/2018/january/2017_film.html »

Arsenalcreative Names Mike Wynd Vfx Supervisor

January 31, 2018 | By

ArsenalCreative has announced an expansion of its VFX team with the addition of award-winning VFX Supervisor Mike Wynd. He comes to Arsenal from MPC, where he spent 8 years as a VFX Supervisor. Regarding Wynd joining the company, Cortney Haile, ArsenalCreative Partner and Executive Producer, said, “We’re so excited to have someone with Mike’s... »

Production News Weekly January 31, 2018

January 31, 2018 | By

Production News Weekly 01/31/2018 On-Location Production Has Another Incredible Year On-location filming in the Greater Los Angeles region achieved its second best year on record in 2017, according to data released by FilmL.A., Inc.  Last year on-location filming decreased 3.4 percent (from 39,627 Shoot Days to 38,284 Shoot Days) for a second-place annual finish... »

The 22nd Annual Art Directors Guild Awards

January 28, 2018 | By
The 22nd Annual Art Directors Guild Awards

The 22nd Annual Art Directors Guild Award – January 27, 2018 Checking in to the Art Directors Guild 22nd annual event was a moment I won’t be likely to forget anytime soon! With the Dolby’s towering elephant statues to the right, and the bustling red carpet to the left, I truly felt like I stepped into the old world of Hollywood. Not the people... »

Industry Master Calendar January 28, 2018

January 28, 2018 | By

Welcome Below the Line Subscribers, Looking ahead, we have several dates for you to take notice of this week! The Sundance Film Festival that has been taking place this last week is ending today. Voting for the Location Managers Guild and the Cinema Audio Society Awards shows are opening, and voting for the Writers... »

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