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Calabash Partners On PSA 'Rude2Respect'

Health stigma hurts. That’s the simple yet powerful message delivered in the animated PSA for The Simon Foundation entitled “Rude2Respect,” animated by Calabash, in conjunction with the creative design studio Group Chicago. The video can be seen on YouTube, as ...

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HEADLINES

Emmy Nom for BROWN GIRLS, Carrie Coon; Big Win for SIGNATURE MOVE
Emmy Nom for BROWN GIRLS, Carrie Coon; Big Win for SIGNATURE MOVE

It's been a good couple of days for Chicago filmmakers. The Chicago-made web series BROWN GIRLS, fresh off the news of its development deal with ...

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Netflix Series FRIENDS FROM COLLEGE Gets Sarofsky Main Titles
Netflix Series FRIENDS FROM COLLEGE Gets Sarofsky Main Titles

Chicago-based design-driven production company Sarofsky has added another creative feather to its cap with the main title sequences created for the new Netflix series, FRIENDS ...

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Call Sheet
Emmy Nom for BROWN GIRLS, Carrie Coon; Big Win for SIGNATURE MOVE
Emmy Nom for BROWN GIRLS, Carrie Coon; Big Win for SIGNATURE MOVE

It's been a good couple of days for Chicago filmmakers. The Chicago-made web series BROWN GIRLS, fresh off the news of its development deal with ...

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Five Questions With SCREEN
Nick Schroeder Answers Five Questions
Nick Schroeder Answers Five Questions

Answering Five Questions with SCREEN this week is Nick Schroeder, Senior Producer at dose, AbelsonTaylor's in-house, full service art and animation company. SCREEN: Best summer ...

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Loading Doc
Loading Doc: Manlife, Love and Lady Parts
Loading Doc: Manlife, Love and Lady Parts

"Sometimes you need the funniest person in the room to hit home what's really important," says Chicago-based director Ruth Leitman, about her new feature documentary ...

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On The Move
Kurt Fries New McGarryBowen Chicago CCO
Kurt Fries New McGarryBowen Chicago CCO

Kurt Fries is the new chief creative officer of McGarryBowen Chicago, following a creative shake-up at the agency. Fries is being promoted from executive creative ...

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Photo Booth
PHOTO BOOTH: Black Harvest Film Festival Kick-Off Party
PHOTO BOOTH: Black Harvest Film Festival Kick-Off Party

The Gene Siskel Film Center hosted a kick-off celebration for the official release of this year's line-up of films and filmmakers for the Black Harvest ...

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Filmmaker Focus
HOT GIRLS WANTED: TURNED ON - Meet the Directors of Photography
HOT GIRLS WANTED: TURNED ON - Meet the Directors of Photography

SCREEN's Mike McNamara chatted with the Co-Directors of Photography for the Netflix series HOT GIRLS WANTED: TURNED ON, Ben Bloodwell and Bryan Donnell. Ben and ...

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Trailer Park
Watch BROWN GIRLS Trailer Then Binge First Season
Watch BROWN GIRLS Trailer Then Binge First Season

Yet another web series out of Chicago has been picked up for development to series. BROWN GIRLS writer Fatimah Asghar and director Samantha Bailey have ...

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Street Legal
IMDb Fights Back on Age Censorship Law
IMDb Fights Back on Age Censorship Law

As of January 1, 2017, entertainment employment service providers like IMDB are required to remove age and birthday information upon request of their subscribers. Assembly ...

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