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Accidental Turitz

The Accidental Turitz: How Spotify Put Itself In A Tough Spot With Joe Rogan Controversy

I find controversies exhausting. Especially these days. It used to be that someone would say or do something stupid, they’d apologize, and either people would let them move on, or they wouldn’t, depending on the severity of the exercise. Get caught with a prostitute? People will eventually let you off the hook with that one. Drop a racist slur on someone? That’s tougher. But things are very confused these days, […]

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Hackers Strike Society of Camera Operators Instagram Account

The Society of Camera Operators has just sent a message to its members regarding one of its social media accounts, as it appears that hackers have seized control of the SOC’s Instagram page. A letter sent to the Society’s newsletter subscribers said that “the hackers are sophisticated and we will not be able to recover the account,” which actually boasted nearly 50,000 followers before it was targeted for deletion by the […]


The Contemporary Soundtrack in Dickinson

Dickinson is an Apple TV+ original series created by Alena Smith and stars actress and singer Hailee Steinfeld as Emily Dickinson. The show delves deep into the perspective and world of Emily during the 19th century Dickinson era with a modern sense and flair. The musical soundtrack guided by music supervisor DeVoe Yates created a modern soundtrack with a sensibility to connect with viewers by transporting the essence of Emily […]


Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Nominations

The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild has announced the nominees for the 6th Annual MUAHS Guild Awards honoring outstanding achievements in motion pictures, television, commercials and live theater. The Awards Gala will be held on February 16, 2019 at the Novo by Microsoft at L.A. Live, and the winners will be announced at this black-tie gala. MUAHS Awards Chair Sue Cabral-Ebert made the announcement, which shows a tie in […]


Costume Designers Guild Nominations

The Costume Designers Guild has announced its nominees in three film categories, seven television categories, and one short form design category. The winners will be announced at 21st Costume Designers Guild Awards on February 19, 2019 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. “I would like to congratulate all of the nominees of the 2019 Costume Designers Guild Awards,” said Salvador Perez, President of CDG Local 892. “This year, we are especially […]


BAFTA Film Nominations

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts, which is equivalent to the Oscars in the U.S., has announced the nominations for the 72nd British Academy Film Awards. Hayley Squires (I, Daniel Blake) and Will Poulter (Black Mirror: Bandersnatch) read out the shortlisted names from the British academy’s headquarters. The winners will be honored at the awards show on February 10, 2019 at the Royal Albert Hall, with Joanna Lumley […]


Writers Guild Nominations

The Writer’s Guild of America has announced the nominees for Outstanding Writing in film, television, new media, video games, news, radio, promotional, and graphic animation categories. All winners will be honored at the WGA Awards show on February 17, 2019 in joint ceremony at the Edison Ballroom in New York and the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. WGA members voted on 63 eligible original screenplays and 60 adapted […]


DGA Nominations for Feature Film

Directors Guild of America President Thomas Schlamme announced the five nominees for the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film for the 71st Annual DGA awards. All winners will be announced at the awards show on February 2nd at the Hollywood and Highland Center’s Ray Dolby Ballroom in Hollywood. “To be chosen by one’s peers in a year full of such extraordinary films is the true mark of […]

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Cinema Audio Society Nominations

The Cinema Audio Society, formed in 1964 for the purpose of educating and sharing information with Sound Professionals in the Motion Picture and Television Industry, has announced the nominees for the 55th Annual CAS Awards for the Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for 2018 in seven categories, as well as the Outstanding Product Nominations. The winners will be presented the awards at a sealed envelope dinner on February 16th in the […]


ACE Eddie Awards Nominations

The American Cinema Editors, an honorary society of the world’s top motion picture editors with the purpose of advancing the art and science of the editing profession through artistic pre-eminence and scientific achievement, have announced the nominees for the 69th Annual ACE Eddie Awards. Recognizing outstanding editing in eleven categories of film, television and documentaries, the ACE Eddie Awards winners will be announced on February 1st in the International Ballroom […]