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Resolution's Team Scores Big at 48 Hour Fest
Resolution's Team Scores Big at 48 Hour Fest

The team from Resolution Productions Group won big at this year's 48 Hour Festival Chicago, nabbing five awards including Best Directing for their film, FACES. ...

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Optimus, Craig Leffel Part Ways
Optimus, Craig Leffel Part Ways

Craig Leffel, a partner at Optimus and head of their production arm, ONE at Optimus, has amicably parted ways with the company, Tom Duff, its ...

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Help Chicago Students Take Their Film To Festivals
Help Chicago Students Take Their Film To Festivals

For the last ten years, Chicago Filmmaker John Mossman has run a six-week program that connects students from the city’s high schools with creative professionals ...

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Chicago Lands Lucas Museum
Chicago Lands Lucas Museum

Big news for Chicago yesterday with the announcement that the city will be the home of a museum to house legendary Filmmaker George Lucas' collection ...

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Antonucci's New Gig
Antonucci's New Gig

Michael Antonucci, a veteran of both agency and vendor sides of the creative business recently landed a new post heading the production division Yellow Shoes ...

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Percipia Selects RPM Advertising as Agency of Record
Percipia Selects RPM Advertising as Agency of Record

RPM Advertising has announced that hospitality technology company Percipia names RPM Advertising its agency of record. RPM Advertising will be working with Percipia on marketing ...

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Draftfcb Becomes FCB
Draftfcb Becomes FCB

In a move meant to "simplify" its name, Draftfcb has dropped the "Draft" and become, in most markets, simply "FCB." In a press release issued ...

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Gigi Pritzker Lands $50M For New Film Projects
Gigi Pritzker Lands $50M For New Film Projects

Gigi Pritzker and her film and television company OddLot Entertainment have landed $50 million in financing from JPMorgan Chase and Comerica for up-coming productions. “We're ...

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