In The Spotlight

Hand Puppet

Acclaimed Australian director Tim Denton has turned out an impressive new campaign for Megasari’s Mitu Baby products in partnership with Seven Sunday Films and Advantage. The adorable campaign including spots, “Doll,” “Hand Puppet” and “Hide n Seek” feature a series ...

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HEADLINES

Beyond The Spot: Kathryn Hempel
Beyond The Spot: Kathryn Hempel

In the latest installment of our regular feature BEYOND THE SPOT, veteran editor Kathryn Hempel, partner and editor at Cutters Studios in Chicago, talks about ...

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Jason White Answers Five Questions
Jason White Answers Five Questions

In the latest installment of our regular running feature, Jason White, executive creative director at Leviathan, answers Five Questions With SCREEN. SCREEN: Can you cook? ...

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Periscope Wraps Cinespace Expansion Following Two-Year Hot Streak
Periscope Wraps Cinespace Expansion Following Two-Year Hot Streak

This week Periscope Post & Audio celebrates its second anniversary with a major expansion on the Cinespace Chicago campus. But partners Michael Nehs and Jonathan ...

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Call Sheet
Call Sheet
Call Sheet

SET TO SHOOT IN OCTOBER: Director Mark Vadik and Producer Tom Bastounes are ramping up to begin filming the feature A CHANCE IN THE WORLD, ...

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Five Questions With SCREEN
Jason White Answers Five Questions
Jason White Answers Five Questions

In the latest installment of our regular running feature, Jason White, executive creative director at Leviathan, answers Five Questions With SCREEN. SCREEN: Can you cook? ...

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Beyond The Spot
Beyond The Spot: Kathryn Hempel
Beyond The Spot: Kathryn Hempel

In the latest installment of our regular feature BEYOND THE SPOT, veteran editor Kathryn Hempel, partner and editor at Cutters Studios in Chicago, talks about ...

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Filmmaker Focus
Starz Series POWER Star Omari Hardwick
Starz Series POWER Star Omari Hardwick

You know Omari Hardwick as the star of the Starz series POWER, which premieres its second season this weekend. Before Omari landed in the national ...

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Only in Texas
Only In Texas
Only In Texas

SLASH WRAPS SHOOTING IN AUSTIN: Texas writer/director Clay Liford just wrapped principal photography in Austin on his indie feature, SLASH. Starring Hannah Marks (NECESSARY ROUGHNESS) ...

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Loading Doc
Loading Doc: Posers & Video Game Junkies
Loading Doc: Posers & Video Game Junkies

POSER: 100 DAYS OF FITNESS Chicago director Kenneth Yoder put himself in front of the camera to explore the culture of bodybuilding in his new ...

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Street Legal
Nobody Puts Your Old 401(k) in the Corner: Parody or Trademark Infringement?
Nobody Puts Your Old 401(k) in the Corner: Parody or Trademark Infringement?

Did this title make you think of the 1987 film, DIRTY DANCING? Unless you’ve been living under a rock for 28 years, the answer is ...

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Adventures in Advertising
Exotic Dog Food
Exotic Dog Food

Dogs have been an important part of my life. Dog food advertising has changed dramatically over the years. It used to be that selling dog ...

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On The Move
Dictionary Films Expands Roster with Tabletop Director and DP Michael Ognisanti
Dictionary Films Expands Roster with Tabletop Director and DP Michael Ognisanti

Dictionary Films has signed accomplished director and director of photography Michael Ognisanti to its directorial roster, the company announced today. Ognisanti has been on the ...

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Trailer Park
Illinois Indie FULL FRAME World Premiere August 4th
Illinois Indie FULL FRAME World Premiere August 4th

The Midwest Independent Film Festival will host the World Premiere of Illinois indie FULL FRAME on Tuesday, August 4th at Landmark's Century Centre Cinema. This ...

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Photo Booth
PHOTO BOOTH: Pilot Showcase at the Midwest Independent Film Festival
PHOTO BOOTH: Pilot Showcase at the Midwest Independent Film Festival

The prestigious New York TV Festival (NYTVF) considers thousands of the best pilots from all over the world for its annual festival. This year, FIVE ...

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