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charlieuniformtango, GSD&M team up for Hurricane Harvey Relief PSA

The Ad Council has put together a pro-bono PSA campaign including broadcast, digital, radio, print and out of home placements to help raise donations to aid those effected by Hurricane Harvey. Harvey is the biggest storm to hit the U.S. ...

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HEADLINES

Cutters Celebrates Client Filmmakers At CIFF
Cutters Celebrates Client Filmmakers At CIFF

The Chicago International Film Festival officially opened yesterday and Cutters Studios made contributions this year to several films including director Scott Smith's feature comedy CHASING ...

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AICE Wants To Help Avoid the Skip
AICE Wants To Help Avoid the Skip

When delegates arrived at the ANA Masters of Marketing Conference last Wednesday, they found an oversized postcard in their delegate bag. On one side was ...

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Call Sheet
Your First Look at Five Illinois Indie Features for 2018
Your First Look at Five Illinois Indie Features for 2018

As we peek ahead to 2018, there are five Illinois features in the works that deserve a spot on your radar. Let's take a look...

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Five Questions With SCREEN
Scott Smith Answers Five Questions
Scott Smith Answers Five Questions

Just ahead of the World Premiere of his comedic feature CHASING THE BLUES at the Chicago International Film Festival, Fulton Market Films Writer/Director Scott Smith ...

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Loading Doc: The Next AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH, A First for Participant, and A Trip to the Palace
Loading Doc: The Next AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH, A First for Participant, and A Trip to the Palace

Non-fiction media by Chicago makers is charting new ground in visual storytelling and engagement campaigns. Our creative community is showing others how to tell stories ...

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On The Move
Colorist Edwin Metternich Relocates to Framestore's Chicago office
Colorist Edwin Metternich Relocates to Framestore's Chicago office

Colorist Edwin Metternich has re-located and joined the Chicago office of Framestore from London, the company announced this week. Metternich joined Framestore as a runner ...

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PHOTO BOOTH: FilmNorth's 30th Anniversary Celebration
PHOTO BOOTH: FilmNorth's 30th Anniversary Celebration

FilmNorth's (formerly IFP Minnesota) 30th anniversary celebration proved to be their best gala yet with record attendance, a new name, and the inaugural presentation of ...

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Filmmaker Focus
Tender Jewish Drama MENASHE Co-Producer Melanie Zoey
Tender Jewish Drama MENASHE Co-Producer Melanie Zoey

MENASHE is now in theaters and receiving critical raves across the country. Within Brooklyn's ultra-orthodox Jewish community, a widower battles for custody of his son. ...

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Trailer Park
CHASING THE BLUES Set for World Premiere at Chicago International FF
CHASING THE BLUES Set for World Premiere at Chicago International FF

The world premiere is set for CHASING THE BLUES, the latest production from the Chicago-based studio, at the 53rd Chicago International Film Festival (October 12-26, ...

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Street Legal
IMDb Fights Back on Age Censorship Law
IMDb Fights Back on Age Censorship Law

As of January 1, 2017, entertainment employment service providers like IMDB are required to remove age and birthday information upon request of their subscribers. Assembly ...

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