In The Spotlight

FCB Develops VR Experience For Jack Daniels

The Jack Daniel Distillery, in partnership with FCB/RED and The Mill, released this week a fully immersive 360-degree virtual reality experience that artfully displays the timeless craftsmanship of America's first registered distillery. This new technology transports fans of Jack Daniel’s ...

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HEADLINES

Call Sheet: Bateman, Linney, Silverstone, Macy and More
Call Sheet: Bateman, Linney, Silverstone, Macy and More

There are plenty of television shows and stars running around Chicago this week, keeping the city the busiest it's ever been. Here are some highlights...

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Watch a VO Session Go Wrong
Watch a VO Session Go Wrong

Thinking of going into advertising? Actor/Writer/Director Tim Mason and Optimus put together a short film to pull back the curtain on one simple voice over ...

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COLUMNS

Call Sheet
Call Sheet: Bateman, Linney, Silverstone, Macy and More
Call Sheet: Bateman, Linney, Silverstone, Macy and More

There are plenty of television shows and stars running around Chicago this week, keeping the city the busiest it's ever been. Here are some highlights...

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Five Questions With SCREEN
Mike Kwielford Answers Five Questions
Mike Kwielford Answers Five Questions

In the latest installment of our popular feature, Mike Kwielford, Director of Photography at ‎Potenza Productions, answers Five Questions with SCREEN. SCREEN: Can you cook? ...

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Beyond The Spot
Beyond the Spot: Lewis Williams
Beyond the Spot: Lewis Williams

In the latest installment of our popular feature, Lewis Williams, chief creative officer at Burrell, talks about what drew him into advertising and what continues ...

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Filmmaker Focus
FOR GRACE Directors Kevin Pang and Mark Helenowski
FOR GRACE Directors Kevin Pang and Mark Helenowski

“An essential film for anyone with a dream and the will to pursue it” - Toronto Film Scene Tuesday, February 2nd is a monumental day ...

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Loading Doc
Loading Doc: Black Businesses and Big Sonia
Loading Doc: Black Businesses and Big Sonia

Detroit-based producer/director Anthony Brogdon is in post-production on the documentary BUSINESS IN THE BLACK, which charts the history of black businesses in the U.S. from ...

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Street Legal
Jared Leto v. TMZ: The Copyright Battle Continues
Jared Leto v. TMZ: The Copyright Battle Continues

Late last year, TMZ got their hands on a video of Jared Leto bashing Taylor Swift. Leto didn’t like the bad press he received from ...

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On The Move
New Talent, New Roles at Mill Chicago
New Talent, New Roles at Mill Chicago

Mill Chicago has announced a series of new roles to support its expanded space at 1KFulton in the West Loop. The positions strengthen core offerings ...

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Trailer Park
SOUTHSIDE WITH YOU Hits Theaters August 26th
SOUTHSIDE WITH YOU Hits Theaters August 26th

Filmed in Chicago and inspired by Barack and Michelle Obama’s first date, SOUTHSIDE WITH YOU recounts the eventful summer day in 1989 when a young ...

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Photo Booth
PHOTO BOOTH: FEMALE FILMMAKERS NIGHT at the Midwest Independent Film Festival
PHOTO BOOTH: FEMALE FILMMAKERS NIGHT at the Midwest Independent Film Festival

First Tuesdays with The Midwest Independent Film Festival presented FEMALE FILMMAKERS NIGHT at Landmark's Century Centre Cinema on Tuesday, August 2nd. Fifteen films ALL made ...

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Only in Texas
ONLY IN TEXAS: HBO, AMC Shooting Statewide
ONLY IN TEXAS: HBO, AMC Shooting Statewide

AMC’S TEXAS DRAMA “THE SON” TO SHOOT IN CENTRAL TEXAS: The AMC network has ordered the Texas drama straight to series for 10 episodes. Based ...

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Adventures in Advertising
An Observation
An Observation

My wife is good at dropping hints when she wants me to do something. She plans far ahead. In April she asked if I was ...

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