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Goldcrest Post Upgrades Mix Stages to Dolby Atmos

September 2021
Goldcrest Post Upgrades Mix Stages to Dolby Atmos

Goldcrest Post has completed a major upgrade to its sound department, expanding its capacity to deliver soundtracks in Dolby Atmos Home Theater format. State-of-the-art immersive sound technology has been added to the facility’s Studio A to accommodate streaming, broadcast and home theater projects requiring Atmos sound. Goldcrest’s largest mix stage, Studio Q, was upgraded... »

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Senior Editor Noelle Webb Joins HARBOR

September 2021
Senior Editor Noelle Webb Joins HARBOR

HARBOR enhances its growing line-up of top commercial talent with the arrival of accomplished Senior Editor Noelle Webb, announced founder and CEO Zak Tucker today. With more than 20 years of experience as a commercial and film editor, Noelle Webb has partnered with a long list of clients, including L’Oreal, Pantene, Maybelline, Colgate, Cover... »

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Sarofsky Tackles The Suicide Squad Main Titles

September 2021
Sarofsky Tackles <em>The Suicide Squad</em> Main Titles

With The Suicide Squad, writer/director James Gunn and Warner Bros. Pictures have earned worldwide acclaim for creating what many consider to be the best DC Universe film of all time. For the creatives and producers from one-stop cross-media production company Sarofsky, it was their third James Gunn superhero action-adventure, following Guardians of the Galaxy... »

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Posted in Featured, Film, Postproduction, Visual FX |

American Cinema Editors Fills Out Timeline for 72nd ACE Eddie Awards

September 2021
American Cinema Editors Fills Out Timeline for 72nd ACE Eddie Awards

Although the American Cinema Editors (ACE) had already set its date for the 72nd Annual ACE Eddie Awards for Saturday, Feb. 26, the group has now released the official timeline and eligibility for the awards recognizing outstanding editing in 13 categories of film and television. Television entries must have been released between Jan. 1 and Dec.... »

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

Squeak E. Clean Studios Promotes Composer Julie B. Nichols to Creative Director

September 2021
Squeak E. Clean Studios Promotes Composer Julie B. Nichols to Creative Director

Global creative audio network Squeak E. Clean Studios has promoted Julie B. Nichols to Creative Director after two years as a senior composer with the company.  A renowned Chicago-based composer, songwriter, music director and producer, she has over a decade of experience composing across commercials, film, live theater and her band Chicago Soul Spectacular.... »

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Posted in Composers, Music, News |

Goldcrest Pro Sound Artists Win Emmys for Work on The Queen’s Gambit

September 2021
Goldcrest Pro Sound Artists Win Emmys for Work on <em>The Queen’s Gambit</em>

Goldcrest Post sound artists won awards for Sound Editing and Sound Mixing for their work on Netflix’s The Queen’s Gambit at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards. Supervising Sound Editor Gregg Swiatlowski and Supervising Sound Editor/Re-Recording Mixer Eric Hirsch won for Outstanding Sound Editing for a Limited or Anthology Series, Movie or Special, sharing the award with... »

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

Hero4Hire Appoints Jordan Beck as Head of Development

September 2021
Hero4Hire Appoints Jordan Beck as Head of Development

Emmy-nominated studio Hero4Hire Creative has tapped Jordan Beck as Head of Development. The film and animation maven will oversee the launch of original IP and creative projects from the Massachusetts-based shop. An award-winning filmmaker, performer, and creative executive with 15 years in the entertainment industry, Beck applies his lauded production and start-up business development... »

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Posted in Animation, News |

Master Chef, For All Mankind, All Rise Win First Games in Prime Time Softball League

September 2021
<em>Master Chef</em>, <em>For All Mankind</em>, <em>All Rise</em> Win First Games in Prime Time Softball League

The Prime Time Softball League played its first week of games after ditching the 2020 season due to COVID. Ten teams played in Week 1 with Fox‘s MasterChef, ABC‘s The Rookie, All Rise (just picked up by OWN), and Apple‘s For All Mankind all winning their first games. The teams put together by the cast and crew from American Dad and The Neighborhood tied in their first... »

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MPSE Accepting Submissions for Verna Fields Student Award

September 2021
MPSE Accepting Submissions for Verna Fields Student Award

The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) is now accepting submissions for its annual Verna Fields Student Award, honoring outstanding work by student sound editors. The award, which will be presented at the 69th Annual MPSE Golden Reel Awards ceremony on March 13, 2022, is open to students worldwide with the winner receiving a grant from... »

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

Grass Valley’s AMPP Joins with ASG’s Virtual Production Control Rool

September 2021
Grass Valley’s AMPP Joins with ASG’s Virtual Production Control Rool

Advanced Systems Group (ASG), a solutions provider for media creatives and content owners,  announced that it has partnered with Grass Valley to integrate its Agile Media Processing Platform (AMPP) cloud-based software as a service into ASG’s new Virtual Production Control Room (VPCR). Powered by Google Cloud, the VPCR requires no on-prem services to deliver secure, broadcast-quality live... »

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