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Creators of “This Isn’t Me” Team with ONE TWENTY NINE FILMS to Bring Show to TV

Comedy pilot about a gay man who tutors a trans youth has won a string of awards on the festival circuit. SAN FRANCISCO—Writer Ben Kawaller and director Adrian Rojas Elliot have partnered with One Twenty Nine Films to develop their award-winning short film This Isn’t Me into a television series. The comedy about an aimless gay man (Kawaller) who becomes ...

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Alkemy X Entertains a VIP Crowd at Annual Sundance Film Festival Party

Celebrities, entertainment execs and corporate dignitaries turn out for the company’s popular get-together. NEW YORK CITY— Attracting an overflow crowd of notables from across the entertainment industry and corporate world, Alkemy X held its annual Sundance Film Festival party on January 26th at The Cabin in Park City, Utah. Always a hot ticket, the invite-only event served as a respite ...

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Goldcrest Post Helps Send Three Films to Sundance

Facility also provided finishing services for Steven Soderbergh’s High Flying Bird premiering at Slamdance. NEW YORK CITY—Goldcrest Post, New York, helped to prepare three films for their world premieres at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival, beginning this month in Park City, Utah. They include Native Son, the film that opens the festival, Them That Follow and The Death of Dick ...

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Sound Lounge Film + Television Sound Artists to Speak at DOC NYC

NEW YORK—Supervising Sound Editors/Re-Recording Mixers Steve “Major” Giammaria and Evan Benjamin from Sound Lounge’s Film + Television division will share their insights into documentary sound at the DOC NYC PRO Conference, held in conjunction with the DOC NYC film festival. Giammaria and Benjamin will take part in a panel discussion titled Post-Sound: What You See is What You Hear, included ...

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Technicolor PostWorks Helps Send 10 Films to SXSW

NEW YORK— Continuing its support for innovative and emerging filmmakers, Technicolor PostWorks New York provided post-production services for 10 films screening at this month’s SXSW Film Festival in Austin, Texas. The films span narrative, documentary and animation categories and include five world premieres. Technicolor PostWorks projects include: First Match (Narrative Feature Competition/World Premiere). Director/Screenwriter Olivia Newman’s story of a teenage ...

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Technicolor PostWorks Prepares 18 Films for Sundance

NEW YORK— Technicolor PostWorks provided post-production services for more than a dozen films screening at next year’s Sundance Film Festival. They include dramatic and documentary films competing in the festival’s U.S. and World competitions, as well as films included in the Premiere, Midnight, Next, Special Events and Animated Short Films programs. Technicolor PostWorks performed editorial conforming and color grading. PostWorks ...

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Alchemy Post Provides Foley Sound for Sundance Films

Westchester, New York— Continuing its longstanding support for independent film, Alchemy Post Sound provided Foley services for eight feature films debuting at next year’s Sundance Film Festival. They include five World Premieres screening in competition, two Premieres and a Documentary Premiere. The 2018 Sundance Film Festival runs January 18-28 in Park City, Salt Lake City and at Sundance Mountain Resort. ...

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WCPMedia Services Provides Media Management Support to Rome’s MIA Audiovisual Market

Cloud-based platform connects buyers with sellers via secure virtual screening rooms. LUGANO, Switzerland — For the third straight year, Italy’s Mercato Internazionale Audiovisivo (MIA) selected WCPMedia Services’ cloud-based media management platform to manage film, television, documentary and gaming content. Relied on by festivals, studios and broadcasters worldwide, WCPMedia Services provided a fast and simple way for producers and distributors to ...

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Technicolor PostWorks Finishes Eight Films Screening at the New York Film Festival

NEW YORK— Eight films screening at the 55th New York Film Festival received post-production services through Technicolor PostWorks New York. Among them is the Woody Allen film Wonder Wheel, the festival’s closing night selection. The others include the Main Stage selections The Florida Project, Lady Bird and The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected), and the documentary features Arthur Miller: Writer, ...

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Alchemy Post Sound Creates Foley for Six Tribeca Films

Westchester, New York— A committed supporter of independent film and the New York production community, Alchemy Post Sound provided Foley services for six films screening at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival. They include three narrative features, a documentary feature and two shorts. “We are excited to have contributed to several wonderful new films screening at Tribeca, one of the world’s ...

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Technicolor PostWorks Prepares 10 Films for Sundance

NEW YORK—Continuing its long-standing support for independent film, Technicolor PostWorks New York helped to prepare a combined 10 features and documentaries for screening at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. The facility provided services including editorial conforming, color grading, deliverables and sound mixing for films premiering in the U.S. Narrative and Documentary competitions and other programs. The Sundance Film Festival is ...

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Indywood Film Carnival Set for September in Ramoji Film City

India’s largest celebration of cinema is part of an ambitious, $10 billion plan to build 4K theaters and grow the country’s film industry. BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.—Plans for the 2nd Annual Indywood Film Carnival, the largest celebration of film ever produced in India, were announced today at a press conference in Beverly Hills. The world cinema event will include the All ...

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WCPMedia Services Helps FICTS Manage Submissions to 2016 World FICTS Challenge

Cloud-based platform used to store and share sports media for 19 festivals on five continents. LUGANO, Switzerland—The Federation Internationale Cinema Television Sportifs (FICTS) has selected WCPMedia Services’ cloud-based digital asset management platform WCPApp to receive, manage, store and distribute submissions to its 2016 FICTS Festivals and World FICTS Challenge. Recognized by the International Olympics Committee, the FICTS Festivals are a ...

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Technicolor PostWorks Readies Eight Films for Tribeca

NEW YORK— Continuing its long-standing support of independent film, Technicolor PostWorks New York provided post-production services for eight films screening at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival. The projects included four feature narratives, three feature documentaries and a short. The range of services included color grading, editorial finishing, sound mixing, dailies, editorial system rentals and deliverables. The 15th Tribeca Film Festival ...

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Roundabout Entertainment Provides Sound Services for SXSW Short “SETH”

BURBANK—Roundabout Entertainment provided sound design, sound mixing and DCP services for SETH, director Zach Lasry’s short film screening at this month’s SXSW Film Festival. Lorenzo Gutierrez was the sound designer and re-recording mixer for the dark comedy about a man’s desperate attempt to impress his father. SETH will screen as part of SXSW’s Midnight Shorts Competition. Gutierrez designed a number ...

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WCPMedia Services Brings Virtual Screening to Italian Film Market, MIA

Film and television market uses new cloud-based media management platforms to connect sellers with buyers in 58 countries. Lugano, Switzerland— WCPMedia Services recently helped MIA Market, Italy’s first-ever international market for film, television, documentaries and video games, connect content owners with potential buyers through the use of its groundbreaking media management platform. The cloud-based service allowed MIA’s 1600 participants—in Rome and ...

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