Awards to take place Nov. 1

The Hollywood Post Alliance has tapped vet Emory Cohen to receive the org’s first outstanding contribution to advancing post-production award.

Cohen has been prexy of LaserPacific Media, Pacific Video, Image Transform and Compact Video Services. He has done pioneering technology work in high-definition and 24p for movies and TV.

Among his previous kudos are the Motion Picture Academy’s Scientific and Technical Achievement Award.

Honor will be presented as part of the inaugural HPA Awards Nov. 1 at the Skirball Cultural Center.

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