Vibe, Dec. 22
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo vetoed a landmark bill aimed at bringing more diversity to television in the state.
Albuquerque Journal, Dec. 24
Ryan Ahrens has learned to trust his instincts. And it’s paid off for him. The New Mexico native is making a name for himself in the film industry.
Albany Union Times, Dec. 26
Fame came late to Eckley. The village was 114 years old before Hollywood discovered it. In 1968, Paramount Pictures cast Eckley as the site for "The Molly Maguires," a movie about coal miners, a violent secret society and an undercover agent.
Fair Observer, Dec. 27
The Walt Disney Co. is acquiring most of the assets of 21st Century Fox for $52.4 billion in stock, or $66.1 billion after the assumption of debt, creating a content behemoth that will have the power to reshape the sports and entertainment landscapes.
Film School Rejects, Dec. 27
In Paramount’s latest efforts to keep up with the rise of streaming movies, they are launching a virtual reality movie theater experience.
West Fargo Pioneer, Dec. 27
Some come for the action, some for the romance, some for the humor. Some come for the music and extravagant dance sequences.
The Advocate, Dec. 11
A World War II naval drama scripted by and starring actor Tom Hanks will film in Baton Rouge in early 2018.
L.A. Times, Dec. 11
There was a time when the Golden Globes nominations were taken seriously only as potential Oscar indicators.
The Filmmaker Magazine, Dec. 6
Sundance’s technology-focused New Frontier section spreads out to three venues this year as its lineup incorporates film, live performance, VR and mixed reality, and even AI.
Indie Wire, Dec. 6
It’s Seed&Spark’s birthday, but filmmakers are the one poised to receive some very big gifts from the film-focused crowdfunding platform with built-in distribution
L.A. Times, Dec. 5
Film and television production company Legendary Entertainment has named longtime industry lawyer Joshua Grode as its new chief executive, the company said Tuesday.
CNN, Dec. 5
It's a takeover of cinematic proportions.
Cinema Blend, Dec. 4
There are a lot of women in Hollywood. Women who do behind-the-scenes work like costume design.
The Daily Illini, Dec. 4
Eric Mo believes that everyone loves movies. They just don’t know it yet.
NBC News, Dec. 3
Forget cushy recliners and meals delivered to your seat.
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