In The Spotlight

Misfit

Filmworkers, in association with 2DS Productions, has produced an elegant and inspired advertising campaign for Misfit, a wearable fitness tracker with a sleek design. The new internet and in-store ads consist of lifestyle footage of active people using the button-sized ...

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HEADLINES

Whitehouse Names Branstetter New Chicago EP
Whitehouse Names Branstetter New Chicago EP

Whitehouse Post has promoted Kristin Branstetter to Executive Producer of their Chicago office, the company announced this week. Branstetter began her career with the company ...

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Golden Globes Shine on Chicago
Golden Globes Shine on Chicago

The Golden Globe 2015 nominations are out and it’s a big win for a cornerstone of the Chicago film community. No, it’s not William H. ...

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COLUMNS

Leading Off
Behind the 2014 AICP Sponsor Reel
Behind the 2014 AICP Sponsor Reel

For the story behind the explosive AICP Sponsor reel that was unveiled last week at the 2014 AICP Show Chicago we went straight to the ...

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Call Sheet
Five More Projects for Michigan
Five More Projects for Michigan

LANSING – The Michigan Film Office announced that five projects – Mickey Matson and the Helm of Darkness, Destined, Preachers of Detroit, Tommy Battles the ...

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Five Questions With SCREEN
Chuck Rachford Answers Five Questions
Chuck Rachford Answers Five Questions

In the latest installment of our regular running column, Chuck Rachford, SVP/Executive Creative Director at Cossette, Chicago, answers Five Questions with SCREEN. SCREEN: What's the ...

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Beyond The Spot
Beyond the Spot: Michael Saint-Aubin
Beyond the Spot: Michael Saint-Aubin

In this episode of Beyond the Spot, Michael Saint-Aubin, Bucketfeet Creative Director, talks to Beyond the Spot about designing and directing, how storytelling relates to ...

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Filmmaker Focus
Sundance Frontier Filmmaker Marina Zurkow

MESOCOSM was named "One of the Ten Must-See Art Films at Sundance 2014" by the Huffington Post. Sundance's New Frontier program champions films that expand, ...

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Only in Texas
Fans Attempt To Resurrect DALLAS
Fans Attempt To Resurrect DALLAS

DALLAS GETS THE AXE – FANS TRY TO RESURRECT THE SERIES: The iconic television series DALLAS has unfortunately been cancelled, and the fans are NOT ...

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IS THERE A SOLUTION TO INNERCITY VIOLENCE? Joe Black’s CHICAGO: MY BLOCK, MY RESPONSIBILITY documents the transformation of a Chicago area considered to have the ...

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Street Legal
THE INTERVIEW Canceled: FBI Eyes North Korea
THE INTERVIEW Canceled: FBI Eyes North Korea

“Dear Sony Hackers: now that u run Hollywood, I’d also like less romantic comedies, fewer Michael Bay movies and no more Transformers.” This tweet, sent ...

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Adventures in Advertising
Chad Broude Answers Five Questions
Chad Broude Answers Five Questions

In the latest installment of our regular running feature, Chad Broude, creative director at DDB Chicago answers Five Questions with SCREEN. SCREEN: Can you cook? ...

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On The Move
Whitehouse Names Branstetter New Chicago EP
Whitehouse Names Branstetter New Chicago EP

Whitehouse Post has promoted Kristin Branstetter to Executive Producer of their Chicago office, the company announced this week. Branstetter began her career with the company ...

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Trailer Park
CHICAGO FIRE, PD, SVU Mega Crossover Begins November 11th
CHICAGO FIRE, PD, SVU Mega Crossover Begins November 11th

Law & Order: SVU, Chicago PD and Chicago Fire are all about to collide (in a good way) in a three-part crossover on NBC. Things ...

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Photo Booth
AICP Chicago Draws More Than 1200
AICP Chicago Draws More Than 1200

Whether it’s the show, the food, the drink, or the company another capacity crowd descended on the Chicago Cultural Center for the annual AICP Show ...

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