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Avid Everywhere Brings Foo Fighters Sonic Highways Recording Odyssey To Life
11/24/2014 12:02:46 PM
Avid® (OTC: AVID) today announced that the creative teams behind Foo Fighters Sonic Highway embraced Avid Everywhere to create the HBO documentary series commemorating the band’s 20th anniversary. The Avid MediaCentral Platforme powered a fast, efficient and collaborative workflow that gave the teams the creative freedom to infuse each episode with a different style, …
Blackmagic Design adds 80fps recording to URSA Digital Film Camera
11/20/2014 11:04:28 AM
Blackmagic Design today announced Blackmagic Camera 1.9.9, a major software update with multiple new features for the Blackmagic URSA digital film camera. This new update has been developed in conjunction with the high end cinematographers that are using URSA cameras for high end work. Blackmagic Camera 1.9.9 can be downloaded now from the Blackmagic Design web site. One of …
Pro-Hillary Grassroots PAC Launched to Reach Working Families and Latinos in Key Battleground States
Pro-Hillary Grassroots PAC Launched to Reach Working Families and Latinos in Key Battleground States
11/17/2014 8:32:44 AM
Camarillo, CA – Stand With Hillary PAC launched a social media campaign, #SWH2016, to invite working families and Latinos to stand with Hillary Clinton in her much-anticipated run for the Democratic nomination and to counter gender-based attacks in the 2016 presidential campaign.   The song and video “Stand With Hillary” is featured on www.SWH2016.com and on  YouTube  and …
Official Screen Credits Forms Due December 3 For 2014 Oscars®
11/14/2014 11:10:48 AM
Wednesday, December 3, is the deadline to submit Official Screen Credits (OSC) forms to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for 87th Academy Awards® consideration. For a feature film to be eligible, the film’s distributor or producer must complete the OSC form at http://submissions.oscars.org , sign the hard copy, then mail or deliver it along with the film’s …
CBS Corporation To Report Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2014 Results On Thursday, February 12
11/14/2014 11:08:51 AM
CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) announced today that it will report results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2014 after the market closes on Thursday, February 12, 2015. The earnings announcement will be available in the Investors/News & Events section of the Company’s corporate web site, www.cbscorporation.com. The Company will then conduct a …
Racially Charged Black Spy Novel Set for Release
Racially Charged Black Spy Novel Set for Release
11/13/2014 12:29:54 PM
Newly formed independent publisher Brooklyn Apache Press, a company devoted to creating cross-media titles for a multicultural audience they feel is the more accurate depiction of America today than what is currently portrayed in books, TV and movies, is set to release a novel of their first diverse title “SPOOK: CONFESSIONS OF A PSYCHIC SPY” on November 17th, …
InfoComm Connections to Co-locate with CCW+SATCON in 2015
11/12/2014 1:23:02 PM
InfoComm International and the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) announced today that their events, InfoComm Connections and Content and Communications World (CCW+SATCON), will co-locate November 11-12, 2015 at the Javits Convention Center in New York City. CCW+SATCON, running today and tomorrow, is the largest media, entertainment, video and communications technology …
Panasonic Introduces AW-HE130 3MOS HD Integrated Camera with Highest PTZ Image Quality
Panasonic Introduces AW-HE130 3MOS HD Integrated Camera with Highest PTZ Image Quality
11/12/2014 12:01:23 PM
Panasonic  has announced  the new AW-HE130, a  pan/tilt/zoom camera incorporating recently-developed high-sensitivity, low-noise 1/3” 3-MOS imagers that produce stunning pictures, even in low light conditions. Revolutionary new features include Power over Ethernet+ (POE+) for easier integration, and multi-stream transmission of H.264 HD video and audio (up to 1080/60p at …
NAKED ADDICTION, A Mystery Thriller by Caitlin Rother is Released
NAKED ADDICTION, A Mystery Thriller by Caitlin Rother is Released
11/11/2014 3:42:57 PM
NAKED ADDICTION by New York Times bestselling author Caitlin Rother weaves a lethal confluence of sex, drugs and murder in two San Diego beach communities.   Tired of working undercover narcotics, police detective Ken Goode wants a transfer to homicide. After the Camus-reading surfer finds the body of a beautiful woman in an alley, he is assigned to head a team of relief …
Interstellar Release Renews Discussion on Wormholes
11/10/2014 10:04:39 AM
Cape Canaveral, Florida, USA – The release of the latest Hollywood blockbuster, Interstellar, has once again renewed the scientific discussion on wormholes and the possibility of using them to travel to the stars. The movie has spurred interest among more than just the scientific community, as Google Search trends have shown that more and more people are looking to learn …
Kickstarter Music Therapy Documentary Campaign Launch
Kickstarter Music Therapy Documentary Campaign Launch
11/7/2014 4:39:31 PM
Upon wrapping up his national production for the documentary,  Music is my Therapy: MusicTherapyDocumentary.Com , Chicago-native entertainer Kris Warren is set to take the documentary to the global platform as he ventures overseas to capture footage to further support his research on Music Therapy. Warren who recently discovered Music Therapy in August, 2013 shared  “I …
Fact Not Fiction Films’ most recent feature, “A Dark Reflection” To Reveal Aviation’s Darkest Secret At The American Film Market (AFM) in Santa Monica
Fact Not Fiction Films’ most recent feature, “A Dark Reflection” To Reveal Aviation’s Darkest Secret At The American Film Market (AFM) in Santa Monica
11/7/2014 6:00:00 AM
The recent Virgin Galactic tragedy, like the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster in 2003, have again raised the questions ’Were these accidents preventable? Who knew the risks?’   Fact Not Fiction Films’ most recent feature, “A Dark Reflection” screenings today, November 7th and tomorrow November 8th at AFM, conveys a truth regarding passenger air travel amongst the major …
Disneyland Paris uses Canon Cinema EOS products for its new attraction Ratatouille
Disneyland Paris uses Canon Cinema EOS products for its new attraction Ratatouille
11/6/2014 11:37:25 AM
Canon is proud to announce that it can include Walt Disney Studios Park among the prestigious users of its Cinema EOS system products. A series of videos for the new Ratatouille: L’Aventure Totalement Toquée de Rémy attraction have been shot in 4K, using the combination of five EOS C500s and EOS-1D C SLR cameras, as well as a wide range of Canon lenses, including over 20 EF …
Warner Bros. Pictures to Release "We Are Your Friends"
11/6/2014 11:07:00 AM
Warner Bros. Pictures announced today that it has obtained the domestic distribution rights for Max Joseph’s (MTV’s “Catfish: The TV Show”) feature film directorial debut, “We Are Your Friends.” The film, from Working Title Films and Studiocanal, stars Zac Efron (“Neighbors”), Emily Ratajkowski (“Gone Girl”) and Wes Bentley (“Interstellar,” “The Hunger Games”). The …
DitoGear™ launches new motion control sliders and a turntable.
DitoGear™ launches new motion control sliders and a turntable.
11/5/2014 5:15:43 PM
November 5th, 2014 DitoGear™, a company providing innovative motion control equipment, announces two new models of motion control sliders - T’rantula Go and T’rantula HD, and a motion control turntable - DitoGear™ Spinn360. DitoGear™ T’rantula is a portable and extensible motion control slider for light to medium weight camera setups shining with a sleek design, durable …
Christie Demonstrates Digital Cinema Solutions at First ExpoCine 2014
11/5/2014 2:23:05 PM
Christie® , a world leader in advanced cinema technologies and visual displays, will showcase a range of innovative cinema projection technologies, audio solutions and lobby displays at Expocine 2014 taking place at the Centro de Convenções Frei Caneca in São Paulo, Brazil, November 10-11, at Booth # 22. Held for the first time, Expocine is the first trade fair exclusively …
Telestream Wirecast 6.0 Now Available
11/5/2014 11:34:12 AM
Telestream ®, the leading provider of video transcoding and workflow solutions, today announced the immediate availability of Wirecast 6.0, the latest version of its popular live streaming software. Wirecast is the industry’s only cross-platform, all-in-one live streaming production software that enables capture, live production and encoding of live streams for broadcast to …
CEO/Founder Timothy Green Names Steven T.A. Carter 1PEL Chief Operating Officer
11/5/2014 8:00:00 AM
CEO Timothy Green II, today named veteran advertising executive, Steven T.A. Carter as COO of 1PEL. They have been working with SME (Sony Music Entertainment), Columbia Records, RCA Records, Sony Masterworks, Epic Records, Legacy Recordings, and Arts Alliance with the current platform and are nearing the end of an eighteen-month private beta on a highly anticipated new version …
Chicago Dramatists Welcomes New Resident Playwrights
11/5/2014 6:00:00 AM
CHICAGO – November 5, 2014 – Chicago Dramatists is proud to announce the addition of five new members to its esteemed list of Resident Playwrights. This group of talented writers includes Kristiana Colón, MT Cozzola, Steven Peterson, Robert Tenges, and Scott Woldman. Previous Resident Playwrights have included Tina Fey (30 Rock), Rick Cleveland (Mad Men), Rebecca Gilman …
2015 Golden Collar Awards to Now Honor Acting Excellence Of Only Shelter Dogs to Kick-Off National Adopt a Shelter-Dog Month
2015 Golden Collar Awards to Now Honor Acting Excellence Of Only Shelter Dogs to Kick-Off National Adopt a Shelter-Dog Month
11/3/2014 5:35:11 PM
Golden Collar Entertainment LLC announced today that the 2015 Golden Collar Awards, the famous Hollywood awards show that humorously honors the acting excellence of dogs in film, television, web series, TV commercials and videos, is scheduled to be held in Los Angeles on Sunday October 4, 2015. The 2015 Golden Collar Awards will be the country’s largest media event that …