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Composer Series: Harry Gregson-Williams on Dual Ridley Scott Collaborations, The Last Duel and House of Gucci

Continuing this ongoing series with a composer, who absolutely shockingly, has never been nominated for an Oscar. Harry Gregson-Williams has been nominated for an Emmy and many other awards, but he’s been doing such incredible work scoring for films, first with the late Tony Scott, and then his brother Ridley Scott, as well as... »

IATSE Achieves Landmark Agreement Before Monday’s Strike Deadline (UPDATED!)

A sigh of relief can be heard in Hollywood tonight as the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) reached a tentative three-year  agreement with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) for The  Basic and Videotape Agreements which affects 40,000 film and television workers represented  by 13 West Coast IATSE local unions.  While this agreement needs to... »

Hump Day News Update 10/13/21: IATSE Strike Updates, Mark Harmon Leaves NCIS, and More News

Before we get to today’s news, an update on the negotiations between IATSE and AMPTP, which seem to be going a little too slowly for some union members and leaders. And yet, as I was writing this column, IATSE President Matthew Loeb announced that if an agreement isn’t reached by Monday, October 18 by 12:01 AM Pacific... »

The Academy Presents The 2016 “Careers in Film Summit” in Los Angeles & London


The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, in support of President Obama’s “My Brother’s Keeper” initiative, will present the second annual Careers in Film Summit on Saturday, October 8, at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. The daylong event for high school and college students will bring together Academy members and other... »

Contenders – Re-Recording Mixers Paul Massey and Mark Taylor, The Martian

Who said man wouldn’t land on Mars in the 21st Century? Blasphemy. Ridley Scott’s The Martian, stars Matt Damon as astronaut and botanist extraordinaire Mark Watney in a story of survival, ingenuity and wit. After a violent storm rattles the group of astronaut’s mission, Watney’s presumed dead and is left behind by his crew. But... »

Back From The Brink: The Saga of Richard Williams and his Masterpiece, The Thief and the Cobbler

As anyone who has undertaken a creative project inherently knows, the battle between art and commerce can often become unpleasant for artists if not outright unfathomable in extreme circumstances. Such is the case with animator Richard Williams’ personal project, the epic traditionally animated film The Thief and the Cobbler. At last, due... »

DDB London and Brand New School Collaborate for Philips Campaign


London-based production company and design studio Brand New School (BNS) recently collaborated with DDB London to create a commercial campaign for Philips’ new PerfectCare iron. To introduce the product, DDB's creative team proposed making a road through a landscape of clothes. »

BTL Expo Review/Williams

“Right now, I’m in a garage band.” Those were the words of Dan DiPaola, a vendor at the first Below the Line EXPO. He was standing not in a... »

Chris Watts-VFX Evolution

By Mark London Williams One of the pleasures of award season in Hollywood–that is, in the years when there are awards, and not strikes–is that,... »

Supervisor Series-Gary Brozenich-MPC-Sweeney Todd

By Mark London Williams When one talks about levels of complexity as applied to a Stephen Sondheim musical, usually it refers to the songs – the... »