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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Carmichael Lynch and 8th Street Productions Host 13th Floor Film Festival
Carmichael Lynch and 8th Street Productions Host 13th Floor Film Festival

A new film festival hosted by award-winning advertising agency, Carmichael Lynch, earlier this month celebrated local filmmakers, advertising, music and the creative communities in Minneapolis. ...

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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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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
BATMAN V SUPERMAN Wraps, SHAMELESS Heads to Chicago
BATMAN V SUPERMAN Wraps, SHAMELESS Heads to Chicago

UP UP AND AWAY: That's a wrap on the Illinois filming for the mega-blockbuster BATMAN V SUPERMAN. Friday marks the final day of stateside shooting ...

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Five Questions With SCREEN
Steve Ross Answers Five Questions
Steve Ross Answers Five Questions

In the latest installment of our regular running feature, Steve Ross, Director of Content Production at mcgarrybowen answers Five Questions With SCREEN. SCREEN: What's your ...

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Beyond The Spot
Beyond the Spot: Darryl Manuel
Beyond the Spot: Darryl Manuel

In this episode of Beyond the Spot, Darryl Manuel, Executive Producer at Spin Artist, gives us insight on how he’s made it in this business, ...

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Filmmaker Focus
Jason Stuart Talks LGBT Activism and LOVE IS STRANGE

Marisa Tomei, John Lithgow and Alfred Molina headline a wonderful cast in the Sundance pick LOVE IS STRANGE, currently in theaters nationwide. A multi-generational story ...

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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
Keep it Simple: What You Need to Establish Chain of Title
Keep it Simple: What You Need to Establish Chain of Title

“Chain of Title” is the industry term used by distributors, financiers, studios, and networks to describe the official record of ownership in a property or ...

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Adventures in Advertising
The Love Seat
The Love Seat

I grew up in a very small apartment in Cicero. And one day my mother bought a Love Seat. To this day, I don’t think ...

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On The Move
Cutters Promotes Aaron Kiser to Editor
Cutters Promotes Aaron Kiser to Editor

Cutters Studios announced today the promotion of Aaron Kiser to editor. After studying Telecommunications at Indiana University, Kiser moved to Chicago in 2007, where he ...

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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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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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