Community »

Gabriel Portnof Joins Framestore as CG Supervisor

May 26, 2017 | By
Gabriel Portnof Joins Framestore as CG Supervisor

The visual effects company Framestore, has announced that their New York office has hired CG supervisor Gabriel Portnof. A born and bred New Yorker, Gabriel returns to the city that never sleeps after fifteen years with Los Angeles based Dreamworks. During his tenure at Dreamworks. Gabriel supervised films such as Turbo, Madagascar 3, Kung... »

Cine Gear 2017 – Presentations and Screenings Announced

May 24, 2017 | By
Cine Gear 2017 – Presentations and Screenings Announced

Cine Gear 2017 is right around the corner, starting Thursday, June 1. On Friday, June 2 and Saturday, June 3, visitors are invited to a free series of seminars and panel discussions conducted by equipment makers such as Sony, Panasonic, Zeiss, Adorama, Leica, Tiffen, RED, Blackmagic, and Canon, as well as distinguished industry associations... »

The Television Academy Foundation and Netflix Present The Power of TV: A Conversation With Norman Lear and One Day at a Time

May 23, 2017 | By
The Television Academy Foundation and Netflix Present The Power of TV: A Conversation With Norman Lear and <em>One Day at a Time</em>

The Television Academy Foundation has announced a partnership with Netflix to present The Power of TV: A Conversation with Norman Lear and One Day at a Time, the first-ticketed, public program ever held at the Wolf Theatre at the Saban Media Center on Monday, June 19, 2017, at 7 p.m. Marking the 20th anniversary... »

Rooftop Films and SundanceTV Present the U.S. Premiere of The Genius and the Opera Singer with Filmmaker Vanessa Stockley and Subject in Attendance

May 23, 2017 | By
Rooftop Films and SundanceTV Present the U.S. Premiere of <em>The Genius and the Opera Singer</em> with Filmmaker Vanessa Stockley and Subject in Attendance

On Saturday, May 27th Rooftop Films has announced that they will present the U.S. Premiere of Vanessa Stockley‘s The Genius and the Opera Singer, a nonfiction film about an embattled mother-daughter duo (92 and 55-years-old, respectively) living together in a rent-controlled West Village apartment. Set against the backdrop of a changing neighborhood, Stockley captures the... »

WCPMedia Services to Discuss Cloud Production Workflows at Cannes

May 22, 2017 | By
WCPMedia Services to Discuss Cloud Production Workflows at Cannes

WCPMedia Services has announced that their president, Cristina Molinari and vice president of operations Giovanni Contri will have a talk on how more film and television productions are moving their workflows to the cloud in a special presentation at the Cannes Film Festival. Presented by Augustus Color, A Cloud Hub for Global Productions will also feature representatives from... »

Animation Effects Award Festival 2017 Speaker Program

May 22, 2017 | By
Animation Effects Award Festival 2017 Speaker Program

The Animation Effects Award Festival (AEAF) has announced speakers for its AEAF 2017′ Speaker Program, which takes place from 10am to 5pm on the 15th and 16th of August, with the AEAF awards following at 6pm on the 16th. AEAF 2017 will take place at the Chauvel Cinema in Paddington, Australia. List of speakers,... »

Head Gear Films & Sparkhouse Media Launch Joint Venture

May 19, 2017 | By
Head Gear Films & Sparkhouse Media Launch Joint Venture

Head Gear Films and Sparkhouse Media have agreed upon a joint venture that will encompass all aspects of content development, production and finance for both film and television. The companies will partner on development and syndicated finance across Sparkhouse Media’s slate, as well as identifying 3rd party opportunities to co-finance and package. The UK based... »

Experience The Crown at #NetflixFYSee. On May 24, Take Part in a Screening and Conversation with Claire Foy and Matt Smith.

May 18, 2017 | By
Experience <em>The Crown</em> at #NetflixFYSee. On May 24, Take Part in a Screening and Conversation with Claire Foy and Matt Smith.

On Wednesday, May 24th, #NetflixFYsee invites you to take part in a screening of The Crown followed by a conversation with Claire Foy and Matt Smith. The Crown focuses on Queen Elizabeth II as a 25-year-old newlywed as she leads the United Kingdom while forging a relationship with Prime Minister, Sir Winston Churchill. Already making... »

postPerspective Announces Winners of Impact Awards from NAB 2017

May 18, 2017 | By
postPerspective Announces Winners of Impact Awards from NAB 2017

postPerspective has announced the winners of the postPerspective Impact Awards from the 2017 NAB Show. The postPerspective Impact Award winners from the 2017 NAB Show are: • Adobe — Creative Cloud Suite • Avid — Media Composer | Cloud Remote • Blackmagic Design — DaVinci Resolve 14 • Dell — UltraSharp 27 4K HDR Monitor •... »

California Film & Television Tax Credit Program 2.0 – Feature Film Application Window Added

May 18, 2017 | By
California Film & Television Tax Credit Program 2.0 – Feature Film Application Window Added

In order to provide more opportunities for feature film applicants, the California Film Commission has announced that they are adding an application window for the 2017-18 fiscal year in October and moving the third allocation period from January 2018 to March 2018. Here are the current application periods: Application Period #1: June 19 – 26,... »

BTL Production Listings

Video of the Day

VFX breakdown for Fox's Deadpool.