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22
Oct
2021
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Another Country Names Tim Konn Managing Director

It’s always inspiring to see a company promoting from within its own ranks, and such is the case at premier post-production audio house Another Country. Founder and Cutters Studios Partner John Binder and his colleagues worldwide are proud to announce the promotion of Another Country’s Executive Producer Tim Konn to the position of Managing Director. “Working with Tim is always an outstanding experience,” Binder began....
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13
Oct
2021
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Brian and Jan Hieggelke and Chicago Film Project Announce Next Feature

Brian and Jan Hieggelke have found their next film. The Hieggelkes’ Chicago Film Project, the film and T.V. production arm of their Chicago-based print and digital cultural magazine Newcity, has boarded Michael Glover Smith’s fourth feature Relative, which was shot over the summer and is now in the final stages of post-production. “We’d been following Michael’s work for some time, and were intrigued by the...
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13
Oct
2021
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Chicago International Film Festival Opens with Wes Anderson, Todd Haynes Premieres

A trio of highly anticipated films will open this year’s Chicago International Film Festival, here is the rundown for tonight’s famed festivities… TONIGHT AT 7 PM AT THE MUSIC BOX THEATRE: THE FRENCH DISPATCH On the occasion of the death of their beloved editor Arthur Howitzer, Jr., staffers of The French Dispatch, a widely circulated American magazine based in the French city of Ennui-sur-Blasé, convene...
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9
Oct
2021
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PHOTO BOOTH: AICP/Midwest’s MEET DRINK TALK in Downtown Chicago

There was a terrific turnout from the Chicago/Midwest advertising and creative production community as AICP/Midwest’s MEET.DRINK.TALK, a cornerstone event for the Midwest advertising world, was back to in-person after a virtual 2020. AICP/Midwest’s MEET.DRINK.TALK is a social event created exclusively for Midwest agency, commercial production, and editorial professionals. Appetizers and beverages were served, with MEET.DRINK.TALK convening from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Central, at downtown...
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5
Oct
2021
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Your First Look at Five New Chicago Features In Development for 2022

As we look ahead to 2022, there are five Illinois features in the works that deserve a spot on your radar. Let’s take a look… The 57th Chicago International Film Festival has announced a slate of five narrative feature film projects in active development that have been selected for CIX: Lab, a new year-long creative development program under the Festival’s Chicago Industry Exchange banner.  After...
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5
Oct
2021
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Highdive Creative Director Eduardo Vea Keating Answers Five Questions with SCREEN

Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder, Javier Bardem, Olivia Wilde, and a nod to Spike Jonze? Yes, this week’s Five Questions with SCREEN is star-studded as Eduardo Vea Keating, Multidisciplinary Creative Director at Highdive Chicago, stopped by for a thoroughly entertaining round, let’s get to it… SCREEN: Best birthday present ever? EDUARDO: I’m a lucky guy because it’s one that I get every year when my wife and daughter...
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5
Oct
2021
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Sarofsky Adds Telly Winner Tom Pastorelle as Senior Editor

A Chicago company is continuing to gain momentum and grow its already-impressive roster heading into the new year. One-stop cross-media production company Sarofsky is adding Telly Award winner Tom Pastorelle to its full-time staff as Senior Editor. The news was announced by company Principal and Executive Creative Director Erin Sarofsky, and Executive Producer Steven Anderson. “We are so thrilled to be adding Tom to our team,” Erin...
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5
Oct
2021
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AICP/Midwest’s MEET.DRINK.TALK Set for Downtown Chicago This Thursday

If you’re an advertising agency creative, commercial producer, or Midwest production professional, your evening plans for this Thursday are set. A cornerstone event for the Midwest advertising community is back to in-person after a virtual 2020, and ensuring that safety guidelines are met is a top priority for these festivities. AICP/Midwest’s MEET.DRINK.TALK is a social event created exclusively for Midwest agency, commercial production, and editorial...
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28
Sep
2021
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Ian Scott Answers Five Questions with SCREEN

Ready for hearty servings of Jay-Z, Jaws, and the best French Toast you’ve ever had? This one has it all! Chicago Recording Company’s Senior Sound Designer and Mixer Ian Scott answers Five Questions with SCREEN… SCREEN: You’re a sound and music expert so we gotta ask, what’s your go-to karaoke song? IAN: Sound and Music expert is going on my new business card. Thank you. I’m...
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