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The Night Of

The Night Of Title Sequence

HBO strikes again, commissioning a monochromatic title sequence for new miniseries The Night Of that achieves the not-insignificant task of putting New York cityscapes in a noirish new light. The miniseries is directed by Steven Zaillian; John Likens directed the titles at … more »

Sausage Party

Red-Band Trailer: Sausage Party

Language NSFW. Thomas and Friends veteran Greg Tiernan and Shrek 2 co-director Conrad Vernon are the directors behind Sausage Party, an R-rated, Pixar-style CG-animated feature film from Vancouver's Nitrogen Studios. The writers are Seth Rogen's posse, including Evan Goldberg, Kyle Hunter and Ariel Shaffir.

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Sony Announces $3595 PXW-Z150 4K Camcorder

Sony announced the PXW-Z150, a new 4K UHD (3840×2160) compact camcorder with a stacked 1-inch Exmor RS CMOS sensor for enhanced low-light capabilities. The Z150's built-in lens is a 29–348mm G lens with 12x optical zoom augmented by Sony's proprietary … more »

Inside a 70mm projection booth

70mm of Hateful

Movie projectionist and filmmaker Andrew Walker shot this time-lapse footage inside a projection booth running the "roadshow" version of The Hateful Eight on 70mm film. The footage was captured with a Nikon D810, the Kessler TLS time-lapse system and Second Shooter motion-control … more »

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David Bowie: Blackstar

If you like the challenge of explaining the inexplicable, take a shot at parsing the imagery of the music video for "Blackstar," the latest release by back-from-retirement rocker David Bowie. For some background, check out Noisey's interview with director Johan … more »

VFX Supervisor Pat McClung Joins FuseFX

Industry veteran Pat McClung has joined Burbank's FuseFX as an on-set and facility based VFX supervisor. A two-time Oscar nominee for his work on True Lies and Armageddon, McClung's earliest credits include Star Trek: The Motion Picture and The Empire … more »

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FOR-A’s HVS-2000 Vision Mixer Has a New Control Panel

FOR-A said it's expanding the panel for the HVS-2000 Hanabi switcher to include three rows of controls. The mixer will be shown at IBC with GearLink's control software, offering control of the full system from one screen.  Introduced at IBC … more »

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Recipes for Delicious Kitchens

Ikea cooks up an adorably tiny (but space efficient!) kitchen in this spot promoting its latest catalog. It's directed by Javier Laurenco for agency BBH Asia Pacific. The DP was Juan Maglione.

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Taylor Swift: Wildest Dreams

Lush even by Taylor Swift's rarefied standards, the "Wildest Dreams" video was shot partly on location in Africa by director Joseph Kahn and DP Christopher Probst. (That's Clint Eastwood's youngest son, Scott Eastwood, in the leading-man role.)  Chancler Haynes edited … more »

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Autodesk Announces New Updates of Maya, 3ds Max

The newest update to 3ds Max will be available today, and an updated Maya is coming September 9, Autodesk said yesterday at SIGGRAPH. Headlining the new features in 3ds Max 2016 Extension 1 are new Geodesic Voxel and Heat Map … more »