“ANZAC Girls”: Rising Sun Pictures Goes to War lunedý, 18 Agosto 2014 - 10:05 PM - 3 Months, 1 ago - 13 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (Adelaide, South Australia--August 18, 2014) "ANZAC Girls," a 6-part mini-series produced by Screentime, a Banijay Group company, for ABC-TV, was a rare television project for Adelaide visual effects studio Rising Sun Pictures (RSP), better known for its work on Hollywood blockbusters such as "X-Men: Days of Future Past," "Gravity," and "The Great Gatsby." The first episode premiered on Australian TV on Sunday, 10 August with exceptional ratings around Australia and much critical acclaim. Based on Peter Rees’ book The Other ANZACs, ANZAC Girls tells the true story of five military nurses from Australia and New Zealand who served with Allied forces during World War I. Witnessing the horrors of war, the women experienced severe hardships while tending to the wounded and formed bonds of friendship that would last a lifetime. As Series Producer Lisa Scott (who produced the series with Felicity Packard) explains, the series “offers unique insight by showing how the war affected people, other than soldiers on the line.”
Early Registration for GameSoundCon Conference Ends Soon martedý, 19 Agosto 2014 - 09:49 PM - 3 Months ago - 13 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow Register for the 10th Conference on Video Game Music and Sound Design in Los Angeles by September 1 at early bird discounted price (Seattle, Washington--August 19, 2014) GameSoundCon 2014, the leading conference on video game music and sound design, has announced early bird discounts on all registrations until September 1, 2014. The organization’s 10th conference will be held October 7-8 at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles and feature two days of sessions, panel discussions and hands-on workshops from over twenty of the game industry’s leading composers, sound designers and audio directors.
New York woman, 61, fatally shot in home venerdý, 22 Agosto 2014 - 09:28 AM - 3 Months ago - 13 Letture - top stories - C-Media Sheriff Joseph Gerace said Thursday that deputies found Mary Whitaker's body in her summer residence in Westfield on Wednesday after friends reported that they'd been unable to reach her by phone.
Thalia Viva Tour (En Vivo), a New Concert Special From the Mexican Music Superstar, Premieres September 5 on HBO Latino® venerdý, 22 Agosto 2014 - 11:22 PM - 3 Months ago - 13 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (New York, United States--August 22, 2014) HBO LATINO®, HBO's dedicated Spanish-language premium channel, announces the highly anticipated HBO Latino Concert special, "THALIA VIVA TOUR" (EN VIVO), premiering Friday, September 5 at 9:00 pm ET/8:00 pm, as part of the HBO Latino Free Preview Weekend*. The 90-minute special features the songstress delivering her greatest hits, fan-favorite romantic tunes and dance hits from her latest releases Primer Fila and Habitame Siempre. The concert special spotlights Thalia's homecoming show-- recorded last spring at the National Auditorium of Mexico City. Performance highlights include guest artists Maria Jose, Samo from Camila, Jesus Navarro from Reik and Leonel Garcia.
ESSENCE Fest Will Stay In New Orleans Through 2019 sabato, 23 Agosto 2014 - 01:57 AM - 3 Months ago - 13 Letture - top stories - C-Media "We are so pleased to extend our partnership with the State of Louisiana and City of New Orleans for another five years," said ESSENCE Communications President Michelle Ebanks, who added state and city officials have embraced the event as one of their own.
Tablet TV Sees Huge Opportunity Ahead Of San Francisco Launch lunedý, 25 Agosto 2014 - 03:00 PM - 3 Months ago - 13 Letture - top stories - 10-Broadcast - Newsroom (2014-08-25) SAN FRANCISCO , Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ —??Tablet TV is nearing its San Francisco -area beta launch in partnership with the KOFY-TV station, owned by Granite Broadcasting ??? and the timing looks to be ideal. There is extremely strong market demand for an untethered tablet live television solutio.....
Backyard’s Kim Nguyen Gets Up Close And Personal With Music A-Listers For The MTV VMAs lunedý, 25 Agosto 2014 - 08:04 PM - 3 Months ago - 13 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (Los Angeles, California--August 25, 2014) Venice, CA-based Backyard director Kim Nguyen jumps inside the heads of some of the music industry’s finest in a star-studded campaign for the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards. The spots feature poignant black and white close-ups of some of the 2014 show’s performing lineup, glimpsing into their headspaces as they anticipate the final moments before the show. From YouTube sensation newcomers 5 Seconds of Summer to former VMA-naysayer and Maroon 5 front man Adam Levine; to VMA vets Usher, Taylor Swift and Nicki Minaj, Nguyen captures the jitters, frenzy and swagger that arise the moments before stepping on stage. The campaign reboots the 1980s “I Want My MTV” tag made famous by the Dire Straits/Sting song, with the artists taking their own unique approaches to demanding their MTV. A mashup of the five individual videos craftily pumps up the cumulative excitement of all of the performers as they look forward to their moments onstage.