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Universal Production Services Costume Department Open In New York

July 10, 2019 | By
Universal Production Services Costume Department Open In New York

Universal Studios Operations Group has announced the opening of the Universal Production Services Costume Department in New York. The renovated facility in Long Island City provides costume rental services for features, television, streaming, independents, theatre and commercials in New York and across the East Coast. The costume rental space has been customized for New... »

Rick Baker Busy Designing New Wonders In Retirement

July 9, 2019 | By
<em>Rick Baker</em> Busy Designing New Wonders In Retirement

After over 40 years as a Hollywood makeup and creature artist, accumulating seven Oscars since 1981, Rick Baker closed his Glendale studio entitled Cinovation and retired from film and television work in 2015. However, one would not consider a typical craftsperson actually retired when one spends half of the day creating works of his... »

Where Hollywood Meets Anime

July 8, 2019 | By
Where Hollywood Meets Anime

Project Anime is an industry event hosted by the Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation (SPJA) to serve as a bridge between Japan and the U.S. Project Anime took place at The Westin Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles on July 2-3, 2019 and is held prior to the annual jam-packed convention, Anime Expo.... »

Cannes Winners Chose FilmLight Finishing

July 3, 2019 | By
Cannes Winners Chose FilmLight Finishing

Two of the top prizes at this year’s Cannes Film Festival have gone to movies which relied on FilmLight colour science for the finishing look. Parasite, from Korean director Bong Joon Ho, took the Palme d’Or, while director Mati Diop won the Grand Prix for Atlantique (Atlantics), the first black female director to take... »

Women In Media: CAMERAderie Orientation

July 1, 2019 | By
Women In Media: CAMERAderie Orientation

The Women In Media CAMERAderie Initiative Orientation launched off at SIGMA Corporation in Burbank on Saturday, June 29, 2019. The orientation featured a jam-packed schedule with guest panelists, along with stellar breakout sessions led by industry professionals. The classes focused on Leadership, Camera, Production, Post Production, Sound, Composing, Script Supervision, and Art Department. Women... »

Catch 22 Chooses Cooke S4/i Prime Lenses

June 28, 2019 | By
<em>Catch 22</em> Chooses Cooke S4/i Prime Lenses

Directed by Grant Heslov, Ellen Kuras and George Clooney, the Hulu six-episode miniseries Catch 22 cinematographer Martin Ruhe relied on two sets of Cooke Optics’ S4/i prime lenses matched with two ARRI ALEXA Mini cameras to capture this latest on screen version, which premiered on May 17th. Ruhe’s goal was to contrast the aerial... »

Motion Picture Editors Guild To Honor Martin Cohen

June 27, 2019 | By
Motion Picture Editors Guild To Honor <em>Martin Cohen</em>

The Motion Picture Editors Guild (MPEG) will honor veteran post-production executive and producer Martin Cohen with its prestigious Fellowship and Service Award, recognizing an individual who embodies the values set forth by the Guild: professionalism, collaboration, mentorship, generosity of spirit and commitment to the labor movement.  Cohen will receive the award at a gala in his... »

Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Sets Awards Date

June 26, 2019 | By
Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Sets Awards Date

The Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706) has announced that the MUAHS Awards honoring outstanding achievements for make-up artists and hair stylists in motion pictures, television, commercials, and live theater, will take place on Saturday, January 11, 2020. The announcement was made by Julie Socash, President of IATSE Local 706.... »

NewFilmmakers Los Angeles Call For Entries

June 25, 2019 | By
NewFilmmakers Los Angeles Call For Entries

The California Film Commission is partnering with NewFilmmakers Los Angeles for the “What’s You’re L.A.?” competition – a community outreach program that puts Los Angeles focused small films on the screen. It’s an opportunity for indie filmmakers to get noticed and compete for more than $60,000 in prizes. The submission deadline is Friday, August... »

Galactic Innovations: STAR WARS and ROGUE ONE

June 24, 2019 | By
Galactic Innovations: <em>STAR WARS</em> and <em>ROGUE ONE</em>

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences  will be hosting “Galactic Innovations: STAR WARS and ROGUE ONE,” panel on Thursday, June 27th. Held at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater, the evening event will contrast the analog technologies developed for the first STAR WARS released in 1977 with the all-digital toolsets used to create ROGUE... »

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