By

Screen Magazine

29
Jun
2021
0

11 Dollar Bill’s Travis Mitchell Answers Five Questions with SCREEN

What do Dr. Manhattan, the New York Giants, and the much-ballyhooed ending of Lost have in common? They are all center stage today as 11 Dollar Bill Editor Travis Mitchell answers FIve Questions with SCREEN… SCREEN: Your best summer vacation ever? TRAVIS: There’s not a specific summer vacation I remember, just the feeling of summer vacation as a kid. What is in actuality 2 maybe...
Read More
29
Jun
2021
3

That’s A Wrap on Chicago Feature Film RELATIVE; Twin Peaks, Steppenwolf Legends Lead Cast

Production on Michael Glover Smith’s fourth feature film, RELATIVE, wrapped today after two weeks of shooting in Chicago and the near-north suburbs. According to Smith, it was the “smoothest” production experience he’s ever had: ”After doing this four times, I feel like I’m finally starting to figure it all out,” Smith told SCREEN. “This was was the best cast and crew I’ve ever had the...
Read More
29
Jun
2021
10

$100M Netflix Movie Starring Adam Driver Starts Shooting This Week

Tax incentives work. That stance is looking stronger than ever as the latest Netflix studio project White Noise, starring Academy Award nominees Adam Driver (Marriage Story) and Greta Gerwig (Lady Bird) and directed by Noah Baumbach (who directed Driver in Marriage Story), began filming this Monday in the Greater Cleveland area. The project is an adaptation of the novel, White Noise, by Don DeLillo. Sources...
Read More
22
Jun
2021
2

Optimus Promotes Luis Mayorga to Animation Director and Tyler Nelson to Creative Director

Leading production and post house Optimus announced that Optimus Design has promoted Luis Mayorga to Animation Director and Tyler Nelson to Creative Director. The well-deserved and hard earned promotions shed a light on the talent who helped lead Optimus Design through a uniquely challenging time. “Over the past year, as clients looked for creative ways to get around the fact that new footage was very difficult to shoot, Optimus Design rose to the challenge,...
Read More
16
Jun
2021
3

Netflix, Adam Driver, Gerwig, Baumbach Bring White Noise to Cleveland

The Greater Cleveland area will host the latest Netflix studio project White Noise, starring Academy Award nominees Adam Driver (Marriage Story) and Greta Gerwig (Lady Bird) and directed by Noah Baumbach (who directed Driver in Marriage Story). The project is an adaptation of the novel, White Noise, by Don DeLillo. Sources tell SCREEN filming begins June 28th in Cleveland and will continue through the end...
Read More
16
Jun
2021
0

Calabash Helps Turn Lucky Charms Into Loki Charms For ‘Mischievously Delicious’ New Spot

In celebration of Loki‘s recent release of the new Loki series starring Tom Hiddleston, Disney and Marvel have teamed up with Lucky Charms for a magical makeover, transforming the beloved cereal into Loki Charms for a limited edition Loki Charms cereal box. And Chicago animation studio Calabash, who have been animating Lucky the Leprechaun for years, handled the animation for the TV spot, which has...
Read More
16
Jun
2021
0

Steve Conry Joins Seed

Award winning storyteller, Director/Writer/DP Steve Conry has joined the Seed Media Arts roster. This announcement comes days after a musical performance directed by Conry featuring JP Saxe and Julian Michaels aired nationally as part of the 2021 JUNO Awards. Conry’s style of visual storytelling is becoming increasingly sought after by brands looking to grow their engagement through cinematic content. His quickly growing list of blue-chip clients...
Read More
11
Jun
2021
7

Oscar Noms Timothee Chalamet, Guadagnino Now Filming

Oscar nominees are heading to Ohio this summer. Production is now underway in Cincinnati on Bones and All, the upcoming film starring Academy Award Nominated A-list actor Timothee Chalamet, directed by Call Me By Your Name director and 2017 Academy Award nominee Luca Guadagnino. The film is expected to shoot through mid-July. “Our local crews are back to work in Cincinnati on feature films and...
Read More
11
Jun
2021
10

Michael Glover Smith’s Feature RELATIVE Shoots This Month; Twin Peaks, Steppenwolf Legends Lead Cast

Award-winning writer/director Michael Glover Smith (Mercury in Retrograde, Rendezvous in Chicago) will begin principal photography on his fourth feature film, Relative, this month, and his full cast and crew are set and ready to roll. Originally set to shoot in May 2020 but postponed for a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the comedy/drama will tell the story of a weekend family get-together revolving around...
Read More
10
Jun
2021
0

HighDive’s Casey Stern Answers Five Questions with SCREEN

Sarah McLachlan, Antiques Roadshow, the best 4th of July ever… and a new, adorable baby! It’s all here as HighDive Associate Creative Director Casey Stern stopped by for a thoroughly entertaining round of Five Questions with Screen. Chicago-based creative agency HighDive’s numerous accolades over the past year include nabbing an Emmy nom for their Jeep ad with Bill Murray (see below), as well as the...
Read More