Computer graphics training center Escape Studios has hired former Lucasfilm vfx guru Tad Leckman as academic director of its L.A. campus.
The camcorder population has grown again as JVC has introed its GY-HM750U ProHD compact shoulder-mount unit. The product records standard-def and well as high-def and is positioned for ENG, sports…
Mirisch Agency bookings: production designers Paul Austerberry on Stefan Ruzowtizky's "Kin," Tom Duffield on TBS pilot "Hound Dog," John Kasarda on Yaron Zilberman's "A Late Quartet," Jay Vetter on…
Two facilities Mixers Inc. and The Post Group have formed a "preferred partners" alliance, offering each others' services to their clients.
Fresno's film commission has gained a new lease on life via a three-year pact with local nonprofit Creative Fresno.
Innovative Artists has booked editors Jake Pushinsky on Jamie Linden's "Ten Year," Pamela March on Michael McKay's "Lake Effects," Sue Blainey on Stephan Elliott "A Few Best Men," Matt Ramsey on ABC…
What are the odds that two films released less than a year apart would both center on an obscure event said to have occurred in the 2nd century A.D.?
When Variety first reported that a major studio "inked video and ad helmer Michel Gondry to direct its screen adaptation of the TV series 'The Green Hornet,'" the year was 1997 and the studio was…
Stereo 3D rig provider Element Technica has debuted the Atom, a rig custom-designed for the Red Epic digital camera.
Burbank based AlphaDogs Post Production has been tapped for all online editorial and color correction on 12 episodes of Playboy Channel docu series "Brooklyn Kinda Love."
The Association of Independent Commercial Producers has named Smuggler co-founder Brian Carmody chair of its 20th annual show, The Art & Technique of the American Commercial. This year marks the…