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72nd Creative Arts Emmy Awards: Night Five

September 20, 2020 | By
72nd Creative Arts Emmy Awards: Night Five

Mixed Bag of Awards Handed Out on First Televised Broadcast The fifth night of the Creative Arts Emmy Awards was quite a bit different from the first four nights, in part because they were televised on FXX, but also, the Television Academy had set up a virtual press room where questions could be asked of... »

End of Week Production Notes 9/18/20: The Batman Returns, Madonna Biopic and More Industry News

September 18, 2020 | By
End of Week Production Notes 9/18/20: <em>The Batman</em> Returns, Madonna Biopic and More Industry News

It’s been a fairly hectic and crazy week with the 72nd Creative Arts Emmy Awards taking place over the past four nights — you can read Below the Line’s full coverage here. There have been many big winners already despite the fully-televised virtual Emmy Awards not taking place until Sunday night.  Tragically, California may have... »

Artist Spotlight: The Voice Production Designer James Pearse Connelly Talks About Going Virtual

September 18, 2020 | By
Artist Spotlight: <em>The Voice</em> Production Designer James Pearse Connelly Talks About Going Virtual

Next up in Below the Line’s series of artist profiles, we look at the exciting and innovative work of Emmy-winning Production Designer James Pearse Connelly, one of the top designers for reality television with some of his work being seen on top shows like The Voice, The Masked Singer, The Kelly Clarkson Show, and most... »

72nd Creative Arts Emmy Awards: Night Four

September 18, 2020 | By
72nd Creative Arts Emmy Awards: Night Four

Fourth Night Continues Scripted Programming Emmys The fourth consecutive night of the 72nd Creative Arts Emmy Awards continued with more scripted programming categories, honoring a mix of talented, above the line  artists and below the line technical craftspeople from a wide variety and blend of genres. Emmy-nominee and event host Nicole Byer took us for... »

IPV Announces MAM: Explained Monthly Webinars

September 18, 2020 | By
IPV Announces <em>MAM: Explained</em> Monthly Webinars

IPV has announced a series of monthly workflow webinars for the first Thursday of every month. Entitled MAM: Explained, they will take a look at cutting-edge media workflows to give viewers  looks into how innovative content creators are using remote workflows, AI and more. The webinar series will begin on October 1 at 11AM ET with Advanced End-to-End... »

IMAX Teams with Leading Digital Camera Brands for Filmed in IMAX Program

September 17, 2020 | By
IMAX Teams with Leading Digital Camera Brands for <em>Filmed in IMAX</em> Program

The IMAX Corporation has partnered with ARRI, Panavision, RED and Sony to create a new Filmed in IMAX program to certify high-end, best-in-class cameras to work in the IMAX format when paired with the company’s proprietary post-production process. Two of the first releases that will be certified in this program are Tom Cruise‘s Top Gun: Maverick, shot using Sony’s Venice camera, and Denis Villeneuve‘s Dune, which... »

72nd Creative Arts Emmy Awards: Night Three

September 17, 2020 | By
72nd Creative Arts Emmy Awards: Night Three

Third Night Focuses on Scripted Programming: Part One Night Three of the 72nd Creative Arts Emmy Awards honored talented artists, outstanding craftspeople, and technical achievement within the scripted programming genres. The scripted programing awards are split up into two separate nights. Part one of the scripted programming categories aired Wednesday, September 16, 2020 on... »

Artist Spotlight: Cinematographer Lol Crawley on The Devil All the Time, The Secret Garden

September 16, 2020 | By
Artist Spotlight: Cinematographer Lol Crawley on <em>The Devil All the Time</em>, <em>The Secret Garden</em>

There’s no question that part of what makes Antonio Campos’ The Devil All the Time (now streaming on Netflix) so compelling is that like many of the filmmakers’ other films, it has such an amazing look that really makes the Appalachian locations jump off the screen. It’s partially due to the capable eye of... »

72nd Creative Arts Emmy Awards: Night Two

September 16, 2020 | By
72nd Creative Arts Emmy Awards: Night Two

Second Night Focuses on Variety Programming The 72nd Creative Arts Emmy Awards continued as Night Two honored outstanding artistic and technical achievement in the variety programming categories. Once again, Emmy nominee Nicole Byer opened the program as the host of the five-night ceremony. The second night was broadcast on emmys.com on Tuesday, September 15,... »

IBC Showcase Extended with Comcast, Gracenote and Vast Data Sessions

September 16, 2020 | By
IBC Showcase Extended with Comcast, Gracenote and Vast Data Sessions

Apparently, last week’s virtual IBC Showcase was deemed a success, because it’s being extended “due to popular demand!” with the next few exhibitor programmes including sessions with Comcast, Gracenote and Vast Data planned for the coming weeks. This year’s IBC Showcase took place virtually from September 8 to 11, reportedly with “thousands of people” turning in both online and on... »

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