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ICG Local 600: National President Lewis Rothenberg Resigns

February 15, 2020 | By
ICG Local 600: National President Lewis Rothenberg Resigns

The International Cinematographer’s Guild (ICG), IATSE Local 600, has announced that its National President, Lewis Rothenberg, will step down from his position, effective end of business yesterday, February 14, 2020. Dejan Georgevich, ASC, who currently serves as Vice President of Local 600, will assume the role of Interim National President until the Local’s National... »

A TEAM: A Creative Co-Lab

February 12, 2020 | By
A TEAM: A Creative Co-Lab

Four award-winning creatives have come together to launch a new, full-scale agency serving television networks, streamers and consumer brands. The A Team: a creative (co)lab is the creation of Nikki Coloma-Blaszyk, Ben Frank, Marni Wagner and Luis Martinez, who share a commitment to delivering excellence in equal parts: creative and process. These four partners... »

MPSE Newly Elected President Mark Lanza

January 28, 2020 | By
MPSE Newly Elected President <em>Mark Lanza</em>

The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) have elected Mark Lanza as president. Lanza is an award-winning supervising sound editor and currently serves as the organization’s treasurer. His two-year term as president begins in January. He succeeds Tom McCarthy. Also elected to the MPSE board are Steve Urban as secretary and Jeremy Gordon as treasurer.... »

The 32nd Annual PTSL Playoffs

January 27, 2020 | By
The 32nd Annual PTSL Playoffs

On Saturday, January 25th, American Dad beat The Rookie – 20-5 – to win the Championship game, marking the end of the Prime Time Softball League’s (PTSL) 32nd season. The co-ed teams – excluding the Agents of Shield – will begin their season again in September of 2020, with registration taking place in August,... »

PTSL Final Two Weeks

January 15, 2020 | By
PTSL Final Two Weeks

The Prime Time Softball League (PTSL) is in the final two weeks of their season. Four teams will be playing this Saturday, January 18th, in the PTSL Division Playoffs: All Rise will be playing against The Rookie, and S.W.A.T. will be playing against American Dad. The winners will play for the championship next Saturday,... »

Visionary Artist Syd Mead Dies At 86

January 2, 2020 | By
Visionary Artist <em>Syd Mead</em> Dies At 86

Production designer and visionary artist Syd Mead passed away peacefully at his home in Pasadena, California on Monday, December 30, 2019. Roger Servick, his spouse and business partner of 40 years was by his side and recalls his last words “I’m done here, they’re coming to take me back”.  He was 86 years old. Mead... »

ATSC Board Of Directors Members Elected

December 21, 2019 | By
ATSC Board Of Directors Members Elected

Members of the Advanced Television Systems Committee Inc. have elected four experienced industry executives to serve on the ATSC Board of Directors for three-year terms that begin in January 2020, while two directors were appointed to the ATSC board by their respective professional associations. Current directors who were re-elected are Dr. Jong Kim, LG... »

IATSE Offers Legal Support To MPC Vancouver Workers

December 14, 2019 | By
IATSE Offers Legal Support To MPC Vancouver Workers

MPC Vancouver, a visual effects company, closed its doors permanently on December 11. The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) and the Art Babbitt Appreciation Society (ABAS) has offered free legal support to workers from MPC Vancouver who were laid off just weeks before Christmas. Depending on the nature of the layoffs and... »

2019 Prime Time Softball League Playoffs

December 1, 2019 | By
2019 Prime Time Softball League Playoffs

The Prime Time Softball League (PTSL) will begin the playoffs for its 32nd season on December 7, 2019. Twelve coed teams made up from Television shows cast, crew staff and their immediate family will compete in the playoffs which lasts four weeks until a champion is crowned. The 12 teams competing include Modern Family,... »

Sound Lounge New Podcast Service

November 28, 2019 | By
Sound Lounge New Podcast Service

Sound Lounge, New York’s largest independent sound facility, has introduced a new package of sound production and post-production services for podcasts. The company is offering studio recording, remote recording, sound editing, sound design and mixing. The studio can also assist with music licensing, voice-over casting and other production requirements. Their aim is to bring... »

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