Sun Center Studios president Jeffrey Rotwitt didn't have to go far to find the first client for his new soundstage facility, located 10 miles south of Philadelphia Intl. Airport in Aston, Pa.
While shooting digital may be the prevailing trend for everything from micro-budget indies to blockbuster tentpole releases like "Skyfall," it was never an option for "Lincoln," as far as director…
For decades, the entertainment and retail industries have been finding growing synergies.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
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Indies are finding new ways to fund their films
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Toby Halbrooks was in Los Angeles pitching TV projects and spinning his wheels.
The quiet of Bento Box's offices is broken by a series of screams, interspersed with loud thumps. Heads look up from computer workstations to see that it is not an incident of escalating workplace…
A focus on digital platforms keeps agency in growth mode.
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