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The Academy Reveals 2021 Student Academy Award Winners and Medal Placements

October 2021
The Academy Reveals 2021 Student Academy Award Winners and Medal Placements

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) has voted 17 students as winners of the 48th Student Academy Awards® competition.  The Gold, Silver and Bronze Medal awards in the seven award categories will be presented by Oscar®-winning filmmaker and 1992 Student Academy Award® winner Pete Docter, Oscar-nominated filmmaker Asghar Farhadi, and filmmakers Marielle Heller and... »

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Posted in Awards, Events, Featured, Film, News |

Colorist Society International and iColorist to Host Virtual Mixers on Oct 23 & Dec 4

October 2021
Colorist Society International and iColorist to Host Virtual Mixers on Oct 23 & Dec 4

The Colorist Society International (CSI) and the International Colorist Academy (iColorist) continue their popular series of Colorist Mixers with two virtual events to be held before the end of the year. On October 23, from 7 pm to 11 pm GMT, the two organizations will host a Halloween-themed, social mixer in lieu of their... »

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Posted in Crafts, Events, Featured |

Hero4Hire Creative Taps Abby Duel as Associate Creative Director

October 2021
Hero4Hire Creative Taps Abby Duel as Associate Creative Director

Emmy-nominated studio Hero4Hire Creative has tapped Abby Duel as Associate Creative Director. The multitalented artist specializes in 2D animation. Her diverse skill set is perfect for H4H’s wide-spanning clientele. She is proficient in Adobe Animate and Toon Boom and has worked on projects with studios all across North America including Titmouse, MAKE Visual, Copernicus,... »

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Posted in Animation, News |

PNYA’s Post Break Tackles Neurodiversity in the Post-Production Workspace

October 2021
PNYA’s <em>Post Break</em> Tackles Neurodiversity in the Post-Production Workspace

Post New York Alliance (PNYA) will highlight the benefits of building a neurodiverse workspace in the next edition of Post Break, its free webinar series. A panel of post-production professionals with experience in working with diverse types of people will offer advice on creating an environment that leverages differing talents and provides a safe... »

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Posted in Events, Featured, News, Postproduction |

The Rookie, All Rise Tied for Lead in Prime Time Softball League Week 6

October 2021
<em>The Rookie</em>, <em>All Rise</em> Tied for Lead in Prime Time Softball League Week 6

The Rookie and All Rise continue to be the dominant teams in this season’s Prime Time Softball League, although All Rise lost its first game of the season against Brooklyn Nine Nine.  The Rookie, which lots its game against All Rise in Week 5 made it back with a win against MasterChef this weekend, so now both teams are 5... »

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Posted in Featured, News, Prime Time Softball League, Television |

ARRI SkyPanel Honored with Engineering Emmy

October 2021
ARRI SkyPanel Honored with Engineering Emmy

The Television Academy has announced  the recipients of the 73rd Engineering Emmy® Awards, and ARRI is pleased to be  honored with the highest TV technology recognition for outstanding achievement  in engineering development for its ARRI SkyPanel family of LED softlights. The Engineering Emmys are presented to individuals, companies, or organizations for  engineering developments that are either... »

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Posted in Awards, Featured, Film, Gear, News |

Isaiah Mustafa to Return as Host for 8th Annual LMGI Awards

October 2021
Isaiah Mustafa to Return as Host for 8th Annual LMGI Awards

Actor and director Isaiah Mustafa is returning to host the Location Managers Guild International (LMGI) 8th Annual LMGI Awards on Saturday, October 23, at 2:00 p.m. PT (pre-show at 1:00 p.m. PT) during a virtual ceremony (#LMGIawards), as announced by LMGI President John Rakich. The awards celebration, themed “Celebrate the Where,” will be free to stream, but registration is required... »

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Posted in Awards, Featured, Film, News, Television |

2021 ICG Publicists Awards to Be Given Out on March 25, 2022

October 2021
2021 ICG Publicists Awards to Be Given Out on March 25, 2022

The International Cinematographers Guild (ICG, IATSE Local 600) 59th Annual ICG Publicists Awards Luncheon, themed “We’re Back!,” will return to an in-person ceremony following the Covid-19 pandemic, at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on Friday, March 25, 2022. The awards, which traditionally occur the Friday prior to the Academy Awards®, will be presented in the following categories: Motion Picture... »

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Posted in Awards, Featured, Film, News, Television |

ARRI Rental Announces ALFA and Moviecam Large-Format Lens Series

October 2021
ARRI Rental Announces ALFA and Moviecam Large-Format Lens Series

ARRI Rental has announced two new large-format lens series—ALFA anamorphic lenses and Moviecam spherical lenses. The ALFA large-format anamorphics were inspired by collaboration with Greig Fraser ACS, ASC, who shot Denis Villeneuve‘s Dune. Both series were conceived and constructed by ARRI Rental’s global lens development team, which was also responsible for the company’s highly successful DNA lenses... »

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Posted in Camera, Featured, Film, Gear, News |

Full Sail University Announces 12th Annual Hall of Fame Induction Class

October 2021
Full Sail University Announces 12th Annual Hall of Fame Induction Class

Full Sail University is proud to announce the 12th Annual Full Sail University Hall of Fame induction class comprised of six graduates recognized for outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment, technology, media, and the arts. The induction of this new class of honorees will occur during Full Sail’s 12th Annual Hall of Fame... »

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