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Cannes Selects Chicago-Made Feature
Cannes Selects Chicago-Made Feature

The Cannes Film Festival turns 70 this year, and in this anniversary edition, with star-driven films featuring Nicole Kidman, Adam Sandler, and Julianne Moore commandeering ...

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AICP Unveils 2017 Shortlist
AICP Unveils 2017 Shortlist

The AICP Show & AICP Next Awards Shortlists have officially been unveiled, with the winners announced during AICP Week June 5-7. Reflecting a changing media ...

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New Illinois Tourism Spots from Optimus Directing Team
New Illinois Tourism Spots from Optimus Directing Team

One at Optimus Directors Mark Pallman and Amanda Speva recently teamed with J. Walter Thompson to produce a series of spots for the Illinois Office ...

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October's Aldi Vid Honored
October's Aldi Vid Honored

A documentary-style video crafted by Chicago-based October Production + Post has been honored by the Web Marketing Association’s Internet Advertising Competition (IAC). Created for Aldi, ...

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Doc CORNERSTONE Picked For Dallas African Film Fest
Doc CORNERSTONE Picked For Dallas African Film Fest

Award-winning director Debi Lang has announced the CARING FOR THE WORLD FILMS documentary CORNERSTONE has been selected to be screened by The African Film Festival. ...

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PATRIOT Renewed for Season Two... But Where Will It Shoot?
PATRIOT Renewed for Season Two... But Where Will It Shoot?

Amazon has renewed its genre-bending spy drama Patriot for Season Two, guaranteeing the further adventures of creator-writer-director Steven Conrad’s Tavner family. The pickup follows the ...

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ELECTRIC DREAMS Starts Filming This Week
ELECTRIC DREAMS Starts Filming This Week

PHILIP K. DICK'S ELECTRIC DREAMS begins shooting in Chicago on Wednesday. The production will be headquartered at Chicago Studio City and it looks like the ...

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Sony's Miyamoto Joins Chicago Feature
Sony's Miyamoto Joins Chicago Feature

In an industry that once seemed to favor New York & Los Angeles, Midwest screenwriter Ken Miyamoto has been hired on to write for Justin ...

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