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Hans Zimmer Goes in with Extreme Music on Bleeding Fingers

Anyone who goes to the movies know Hans Zimmer's work, even if they don't recognize his name right away. Zimmer is the composer of the music for Man of Steel, The Lone Ranger, 12 Years a Slave, Rush, Last Love, … more »

Randy Wachtler Is Back at Warner/Chappell as President/CEO

Earlier this year, Randy Wachtler returned to Warner/Chappell Production Music as President and CEO, based in Nashville, TN, and reporting to Warner/Chappell Music Chair and CEO Cameron Strang. "I'm very excited to work alongside Cameron and his very talented team … more »

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Todd-Soundelux in ‘Strategic Relationship’ with 424 Post

Todd-Soundelux today announced a "multi-year strategic relationship" with 424 Post that will have the team at 424 Post joining Todd-Soundelux, including Supervising Sound Editors Kami Asgar and Sean McCormack (pictured, top) as well as their 424 cohorts Tim Tuchrello, Erin … more »

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WB’s Darcy Antonellis Named New CEO of Vubiquity

Warner Bros. Entertainment President and CTO Darcy Antonellis will become the CEO of multiplatform video service provider Vubiquity effective January 2, the company said today. She replaces Ramu Potarazu, who stepped down from the position in March.   Antonellis is … more »

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Academy Announces 10 VFX Oscar Contenders

And now there are 10 — the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today narrowed the competitive field for this year's VFX Oscar to just 10 films, announcing the slate that was decided upon by the Academy's Visual Effects … more »

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Academy Narrows Documentary Features Slate to 15

It's that time of year — the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences says 15 films are now under consideration for the Oscar for the best documentary feature. The shortlist was selected in preliminary voting by members of the … more »

VDS Launches Line-up of Turnkey Scratch Workstations

Versatile Distribution Services (VDS) in Marlborough, MA, announced that it is the exclusive North and Latin American seller of turnkey digital workflow systems running Assimilate Scratch on HP Z820 workstations. The systems will be available in 2K/4K and HD configurations, … more »

People and Places: Roebuck and Harrington Join Imaginary Forces, Dorfman Goes to O Positive, and More

Imaginary Forces (IF) put Executive Producer Sarah Roebuck, formerly of New York production company East Pleasant, in charge of live action. Her responsibilities will include team-building and developing live-action work for directors on the IF roster. "For years, [Co-founder and … more »

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Industrial Color Partners with Modern VideoFilm for East Coast Dailies

Earlier this month, digital photography services provider Industrial Color in New York City and post-production facility Modern VideoFilm in Burbank, CA, announced a partnership in which Industrial Color will provide on-set and in-house dailies services to Modern's customers in the … more »

Autodesk’s Stig-Eric Gruman Dies at 51

Autodesk VP of Media and Entertainment Sales Stig-Eric Gruman passed away on Saturday at the age of 51. Gruman had been with Autodesk's entertainment solutions division for nearly 15 years, holding positions in sales, finance, product development, product management, customer … more »