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Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) Career Achievement Honoree Cece Hall Shares Her Passion for Sound with Student Filmmakers

Studio City, California –  On January 19th, the Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) will honor Cecelia “Cece” Hall with its Career Achievement Award at the 67th Annual Golden Reel Awards ceremony. One of the most accomplished women in entertainment sound, Hall received an Academy Award nomination in 1987 for her work on Top Gun and four years later won the ...

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Goldcrest Post and CinePointe Advisors Hosts Delivery Bootcamp for Indie Producers

You’ve made a great film.  You’ve found a distributor. Now, you’ve been handed a list of deliverables that is a mile long and appears to be written in Sanskrit. Learn how to navigate the intricacies and pitfalls of delivery in this one-night workshop. NEW YORK CITY—  In an intensive, one-night-only workshop, Goldcrest Post and CinePointe Advisors will teach filmmakers everything ...

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SMPTE Hollywood Presents The Irishman Now With 10 Oscar Nominations

LOS ANGELES —  Please join the Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization defining the future of storytelling, this Thursday, Jan. 16, at the historic Hollywood American Legion Post 43 in Hollywood to learn about the innovative technologies and workflows deployed to create stunning visuals for The Irishman, now with 10 Oscar nominations including Best Picture, Editing and Visual Effects. Robert ...

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Goldcrest Post and CinePointe Advisors to Host Workshop on Film Delivery

Two-night event for film and documentary producers scheduled for October 22 and 29. NEW YORK CITY—  Goldcrest Post and CinePointe Advisors will unravel the process of preparing films for distribution in a special 2-night workshop titled Demystifying Film Delivery: What Every Producer Should Know. Scheduled for October 22 and 29 at Goldcrest Post in New York, the workshop is aimed ...

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SMPTE Hollywood Section to Address the Transition to Wide Color Gamut at September Meeting

LOS ANGELES —  The Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization defining the future of storytelling, will explore the advent of wide color gamut and its impact on motion picture and television production at its monthly meeting, Wednesday, September 25, at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Los Angeles. The wide color gamut provided by the latest HDR standards ...

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SMPTE Hollywood Section to Explore the Future of Immersive VR at June Meeting

LOS ANGELES —  The Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization defining the future of storytelling, will explore the advent of fully immersive virtual reality at its monthly meeting, Wednesday, June 19, at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Los Angeles. Star Trek introduced science fiction fans to the “holodeck,” an imaginary virtual reality (VR) system that allowed people ...

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SMPTE Hollywood Section Hosts 2nd Annual Career Day

College students seeking technical careers get insights and advice from industry leaders. LOS ANGELES —  University students from across Southern California met at the Television Academy’s Saban Media Center on April 27 to learn about technical careers in the media and entertainment industry at the 2nd annual Career Day, produced by the Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization that is ...

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SMPTE Hollywood Section to Tackle Cybersecurity at April Meeting

LOS ANGELES — The Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization that is defining the future of storytelling, will focus on cybersecurity at its monthly meeting slated for Thursday, April 25, at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Los Angeles. Cyberthreats pose an immeasurable risk to Hollywood’s intellectual property. With the proliferation of third-party vendors responsible for creating and ...

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SMPTE Hollywood Section to Explore Real-Time Visualization for TV and Cinema at February Meeting

LOS ANGELES —  The Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology, will host a panel discussion this month on real-time visualization tools that are revolutionizing the way film and television productions are planned. The meeting will occur on Thursday, February 21, at SIM, Los Angeles. Aiming for greater efficiency ...

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AES Los Angeles Section and SMPTE Hollywood Section to Showcase Sound for Sony Pictures’ Spider-Man™: Into the Spider-Verse at January Meeting

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Section of the Audio Engineering Society (AES) and the Hollywood Section of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers® (SMPTE®) will host a joint meeting this month exploring sound production for Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animation’s Golden Globe®-winning feature film Spider-Man™: Into the Spider-Verse. The meeting is slated for Thursday, January 31 ...

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Alkemy X’s Andy Singer to Lead NATPE Panel on Engaging Consumers through Branded Content

Session will also include content creatives from Marriott, Snapchat and AARP. NEW YORK CITY— At NATPE Miami, Alkemy X Executive Vice President of Television and Digital Content Andy Singer will lead a panel discussion on how forward-thinking brands are finding creative, new ways to connect with consumers by developing compelling content. Singer will talk with representatives from Marriott, Snapchat and ...

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MPSE and CAS Charity Golf and Poker Tournament Raises Funds for Scholarship Fund

More than 100 sound pros take part in 10th annual event. Studio City, California –  Dozens of entertainment sound professionals put their golf and poker skills to the test in the MPSE & CAS Annual Charity Golf and Poker Tournament October 14th at Angeles National Golf Club in Sunland, California. The event raised funds for in the MPSE’s Ethel Crutcher ...

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Sponsors Announced for MPSE and CAS Charity Golf and Poker Tournament

Annual entertainment sound fundraising event slated for October 14. Studio City, California –  The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM), the Editors Guild, Formosa Group and NBCUniversal are among the official sponsors of the annual MPSE & CAS Charity Golf and Poker Tournament scheduled for October 14, 2018 at Angeles National Golf Club in Sunland, California. Co-hosted by the Motion ...

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Killer Tracks’ Mark Rome to Take Part in Production Music Conference Competition

Director of the library’s music department will take part in an on-the-spot competition to find the perfect track. SANTA MONICA, Calif.—  Mark Rome, Director of the Music Department at Killer Tracks, will put his wide-ranging musical knowledge to the test in a Battle of the Music Directors event at next month’s PMA’s Production Music Conference in Hollywood. Rome will compete ...

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SMPTE Hollywood Section to Host Panel on Storage for 4K and Beyond at September Meeting

LOS ANGELES —  The Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology and whose membership spans the globe, will review emerging storage and workflow solutions for 4K postproduction at its monthly meeting, scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 19, in Hollywood. Representatives from Walt Disney Studios, Mellanox Technologies, ATTO Technology, and ROUSH ...

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MPSE and CAS Annual Golf and Poker Tournament Set for October 14

Cinema Audio Society President Mark Ulano to serve as honorary chairman of 10th annual charitable event. Studio City, California –  The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) and the Cinema Audio Society (CAS) will host the MPSE & CAS Annual Golf and Poker Tournament on Sunday, October 14, 2018 at beautiful Angeles National Golf Club in Sunland, California. Proceeds will benefit ...

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