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Academy Invites 928 New Members for 2018

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has announced the film industry individuals who have been invited by one or more branches to join in 2018. The list comes to 928 new ... Continue Reading →
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SIGGRAPH Keynote Rob Bredow: “Everything We Do Is Creative”

SIGGRAPH 2018 Keynote Rob Bredow (SVP, Executive Creative Director, and Head of Industrial Light & Magic) will take the stage at SIGGRAPH in Vancouver this August to share how ... Continue Reading →
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ILM’s Rob Bredow Tapped to Deliver SIGGRAPH Keynote

ILM, a Lucasfilm company based in San Francisco, recently announced the promotion of industry veteran and longtime SIGGRAPH conference contributor Bredow to senior VP, exec creative ... Continue Reading →
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Rob Bredow to Lead ILM; Gretchen Libby Upped to VP Marketing & Production

Industrial Light & Magic (a Lucasfilm company) has appointed respected industry veteran Rob Bredow to Senior Vice President, Executive Creative Director & Head of ILM. The acclaimed ... Continue Reading →
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Lionsgate Serenades Home Audiences with ‘Rock Dog’ in May

Viewers are invited to party with a new breed of rock star next month, as Lionsgate releases heartwarming family comedy Rock Dog on Digital HD on May 9, and Blu-ray (MSRP $34.99), DVD ... Continue Reading →
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‘Office’ Creator Ricky Gervais Joins Bron’s ‘The Willoughbys’

Canadian studio Bron Animation has signed on Emmy- and Golden Globe-winning series creator, writer and actor Ricky Gervais (Special Correspondents, The Office, Derek) to narrate its ... Continue Reading →
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Original Force Taps GFM to Take ‘Duck Duck Goose’ Global

Original Force Animation co-Presidents Sandra Rabins and Penney Finkelman Cox, and CEO/Founder Harley Zhao, have appointed GFM Animation and GFM Films to handle international sales ... Continue Reading →
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New Character Posters Released for ‘Rock Dog’

A quintet of new character posters have been released for the upcoming CG-animated musical adventure Rock Dog, coming to theaters February 24. The images give a closer look at protagonist ... Continue Reading →
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‘Rock Dog’ Gets Tail-Wagging New Trailer

Summit Premiere will be introducing audiences to a new breed of rock star early next year with the February 24, 2017 theatrical release of Rock Dog — a new animated comedy from ... Continue Reading →
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Catch ‘Wavemania’ in Sony’s ‘Surf’s Up 2’ Trailer

SPHE has released a new trailer for its home video sequel Surf’s Up 2: Wavemania — coming to DVD and Digital on January 17. The feature-length adventure is produced by Sony ... Continue Reading →