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Unicorn Trap

Chicago-based animation studio Calabash continues it’s long-standing relationship with General Mills’ famed iconic characters, including Lucky the Leprechaun in the latest ad “Unicorn Trap,” which ties into a new cereal box featuring a cut-out game where kids can construct their ...

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HEADLINES

Leviathan Adds New Staff
Leviathan Adds New Staff

The principals of specialized creative agency Leviathan are very proud to announce the addition of Associate Director of Strategic Partnerships Adrienne Rehm and Senior Producer ...

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Cutters, Optimus Top Camp Kuleshov Competition
Cutters, Optimus Top Camp Kuleshov Competition

Camp Kuleshov, AICP’s annual trailer competition for assistants and junior-level employees at its member companies, has announced its 2019 winners in the categories of Editing, ...

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Call Sheet
Your First Look at Five Illinois Indie Features for 2020
Your First Look at Five Illinois Indie Features for 2020

As we peek ahead to 2020, there are five Illinois features in the works that deserve a spot on your radar. Let's take a look...

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Five Questions With SCREEN
Wendy Jo Carlton Answers Five Questions
Wendy Jo Carlton Answers Five Questions

Fresh off premieres at Outfest and Seattle International, the microbudget LGBTQ critics pick GOOD KISSER is at the Siskel Film Center through this Thursday. Writer-director ...

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Loading Doc
Dyke Delicious, Demolition and The Doc Talk Show#12: Lost and Found
Dyke Delicious, Demolition and The Doc Talk Show#12: Lost and Found

Did you know that there is a Dyke Delicious film series that offers regular monthly screenings of films by and about lesbians? It happens from ...

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On The Move
Hootenanny promotes Eddie Loera to VFX Artist
Hootenanny promotes Eddie Loera to VFX Artist

Local Chicago posthouse Hootenanny has announced the promotion of Eddie Loera to VFX Artist, effective October 1st, 2019. Since he began his career in 2012, ...

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Photo Booth
PHOTO BOOTH: AICP Show Chicago
PHOTO BOOTH: AICP Show Chicago

AICP Midwest hosted the annual AICP Show and AICP NEXT at the Chicago Cultural Center last week, drawing a huge crowd of more than 1,200 ...

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Andeer Interviews
Eddie Yoon “Perspectives on the future of advertising”  Founder, EddieWouldGrow
Eddie Yoon “Perspectives on the future of advertising” Founder, EddieWouldGrow

Today Will Andeer sits down for another interview, this time with Eddie Yoon, founder of EddieWouldGrow, to discuss his perspectives on the future of advertising. ...

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Filmmaker Focus
Tender Jewish Drama MENASHE Co-Producer Melanie Zoey
Tender Jewish Drama MENASHE Co-Producer Melanie Zoey

MENASHE is now in theaters and receiving critical raves across the country. Within Brooklyn's ultra-orthodox Jewish community, a widower battles for custody of his son. ...

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Trailer Park
Roxane Mesquida-starring MERCURY IN RETROGRADE to Screen at Rooftop Cinema Club in LA, Receive Special Edition Blu-ray Release
Roxane Mesquida-starring MERCURY IN RETROGRADE to Screen at Rooftop Cinema Club in LA, Receive Special Edition Blu-ray Release

Emphasis Entertainment announces today the August 30 release of a Special Edition Blu-ray of Michael Glover Smith’s award-winning relationship dramedy MERCURY IN RETROGRADE. This release ...

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Street Legal
STREET LEGAL: BABY DRIVER's Big Rights Problem
STREET LEGAL: BABY DRIVER's Big Rights Problem

Picture this: your heist movie has Jamie Foxx and Kevin Spacey in it. You chose the music even before the actors. You have spent millions ...

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