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IFP/Chicago Announces 2014 Conference Schedule
IFP/Chicago Announces 2014 Conference Schedule

IFP/Chicago has released its preliminary schedule for the 2014 Filmmakers Conference, which will be held Friday, Oct. 10 to Saturday, Oct. 11 at Film Row ...

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Director/DP Dan Waymack Signs with Dictionary Films
Director/DP Dan Waymack Signs with Dictionary Films

Dictionary Films has signed award-winning director and director of photography Dan Waymack to his directorial roster. Waymack recently delivered his first commercial project produced through ...

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Chicago TV Pilots At MIFF Tues
Chicago TV Pilots At MIFF Tues

Chicago TV pilots take center stage at First Tuesdays with The Midwest Independent Film Festival on Tuesday, October 7, with festivities beginning at Landmark's Century ...

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Mimi Plauché Answers Five Questions
Mimi Plauché Answers Five Questions

In the latest installment of our regular running column, Mimi Plauché, Programming Director of the 50th Chicago International Film Festival, showcasing more than 150 films ...

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Optimus Promotes Aaron Porzel to Editor
Optimus Promotes Aaron Porzel to Editor

Optimus has announced the promotion of Aaron Porzel to editor. Porzel's projects are numerous and include well-known brands such as Country Time, Kenmore, Kraft, Payless, ...

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CHICAGO FIRE and PD Start Strong
CHICAGO FIRE and PD Start Strong

This past week saw the return of two locally filmed shows, CHICAGO FIRE and its spinoff CHICAGO PD. Apparently America spent its summer catching up ...

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Chicago-Midwest Emmy Noms Released
Chicago-Midwest Emmy Noms Released

The Chicago-Midwest Emmy nominations were released this week talent across the city and the region competing for honors in work ranging from commercial, to broadcast ...

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Masseur Officially Takes Reins At ONE
Masseur Officially Takes Reins At ONE

Lisa Masseur is officially taking over as executive producer/managing director at One at Optimus, the company announced yesterday. Sarah Wien has been promoted to executive ...

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