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EditShare Goes to the Big Game with FSU

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Seminole Productions expands EditShare shared storage, adds Flow media asset management and Ark archiving Boston, MA – October 24, 2013 – EditShare®, the technology leader in shared media storage and end-to-end tapeless workflow solutions, announced today that Seminole Productions, an auxiliary organization of Florida State University (FSU), has expanded its existing EditShare platform to include […]

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Beijing Film Academy chooses Pablo Rio for S3D animation China’s largest film school invests in Quantel again.

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China’s highly prestigious Beijing Film Academy has purchased a Quantel Pablo Rio color correction and finishing system with a Neo Nano color panel. The turnkey system will be used by the school’s animation department for the post-production of Stereo3D animation films. Beijing Film Academy has also purchased SynthIA, Quantel’s standalone software package that provides high quality S3D Interaxial adjustment in post. Pablo Rio is Quantel’s high-quality color and finishing system that provides the ultimate productive workflow for 2D and S3D projects. Capable of handling 4K 60p in realtime, Pablo Rio runs on high performance PC hardware and exploits NVIDIA Maximus ...

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East of Eden: In the Name of

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Toward the end of the potent In the Name of by Polish director Malgoska Szumowska (Elles, 33 Scenes From Life), about a country priest’s desperate efforts to repress the love that dare not speak its name, a glorious procession snakes through an empty meadow. All the residents of a nearby isolated provincial community participate, many holding icons in their hands or tall embroidered banners aloft, the pageantry proudly announcing the devout Catholicism that is their passion. Accompanied by what sounds like mellow English folk music, the lengthy sequence is more a holy entr’acte than a chunk of in-progress narrative. In ...

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Lou Reed “Sweet Jane”

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Here are the end credits of director Julien Schnabel’s concert film Lou Reed’s Berlin, which feature the Velvet Underground classic “Sweet Jane.” Ellen Kuras was the DP. RIP, Lou.

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Gangsters, Baseball, Bathhouses and Bill: The 22nd Annual Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival

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Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Toronto, Sheffield – Hot Springs, Arkansas? When one thinks of big doc fests, the onetime playground of Al Capone – and Bill Clinton’s childhood home – doesn’t immediately spring to mind. Yet this historic spa town, containing 47 natural hot springs and Hot Springs National Park, the oldest federal reserve in the U.S., also hosts the country’s oldest doc fest. Now in its impressive 22nd year, the Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival exceeded my expectations and then some, its programmers bringing in high-quality nonfiction fare – not to mention topnotch filmmakers and colorful characters – that perfectly aligned ...

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Welcoming Contributing Web Editor Sarah Salovaara

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This week we are happy to welcome Sarah Salovaara to our Filmmaker team as our new Contributing Web Editor. Filmmaker readers will recognize Sarah’s byline as she has contributed previously to the site as a freelancer, but with this new position she’ll be contributing each week on a wide range of topics spanning film production, financing, new media and criticism. Most recently in a series of thoughtful and well-read articles, she spoke with the founder and participants of Dogfish Accelerator, looked past the media circus of Blue is the Warmest Color and spoke with director, actor and No Budge founder ...

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@TheIABM Registration Opens for IABM Annual International Business Conference 2013 Dec. 5-6 in London

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2013 Conference Will Focus on Navigating the Changing Media Landscape GLOUCESTERSHIRE, U.K. — Oct. 28, 2013 — The IABM (International Association of Broadcasting Manufacturers) today announced that registration for the IABM Annual International Business Conference 2013 is now open at www.theiabm.org/iabm-annual-conference-page-44.html. The conference, which runs Dec. 5-6 at the Radisson Blu Edwardian hotel near London Heathrow Airport, will focus on the theme of navigating through the changing media landscape. “While the current media landscape offers rich opportunities, success depends largely on the ability not only to understand the implications of this ‘content everywhere’ age, but also to apply that knowledge to the ...

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Telestream Wirecast 5 Now Available

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Nevada City, Calif., October 28, 2013 – Telestream®, the leading provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, today released a major upgrade for its Wirecast® live streaming production software. Wirecast 5 adds enhanced encoding and playback options; a new, more efficient user interface; high-quality screen capture; and more flexible input/output integrations for easier, high-quality live streaming.

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