industry articles

Dispatches From NYWIFT 37th Annual Muse Awards Honoring Women In Film, Television & Media

Dispatches From NYWIFT 37th Annual Muse Awards Honoring Women In Film, Television & Media

The New York Women in Film and Television (NYWIFT) had it’s 37th annual Muse Awards gala luncheon on Thursday, December 8 at the Hilton hotel in New York City, to recognize and celebrate extraordinary women for their achievements, talent and vision in the entertainment industry. NYWIFT has supported and empowered women working in the show business

SXSW Documentary Selection 'Sneakerheadz'

2015 SXSW Interview: Mick Partridge (Producer – ‘Sneakerheadz’)

To Rock or Stock? Sneakerheads will do almost anything to get their hands on a unique pair of kicks, going to such extreme lengths as hiding in trash cans to score a pair of Retro Jordan 11s to camping for days in sub zero temperatures for the latest Nike Foamposites. How did sneakers become as

2015 SXSW Interview: Alexander Dunn (Director) & Alex Noyer (Producer) – ‘808: The Movie’

‘808‘ is an inspirational story of the Roland TR808 drum machine and how its ground-shaking beats changed the musical world. Its sound transcends countries and musical genres, in turn inspiring countless artists and producers, giving them an iconic sound from which to build upon. Even if you don’t know the 808 by name, you know

Interview: Jeff Vespa (Photographer – “The Art of Discovery”)

The Creative Coalition, the premier nonprofit, nonpartisan social and public advocacy organization of the arts and entertainment community, in partnership with Renaissance Hotels, have launched an inspiring book and traveling art exhibit, “The Art of Discovery.” NOW AVAILABLE, the book published by Rizzoli, a premier retailer and publisher, features insightful stories edited by The Creative Coalition’s

Roundtable Interview: Kathryn Altman (Wife of Robert Altman), Bob Balaban (Actor, Friend and Collaborator with Robert Altman) – ‘Altman’

Ron Mann‘s new documentary “ALTMAN” is an in-depth look at the life and times of filmmaker Robert Altman (M*A*S*H, McCabe and Mrs. Miller, Nashville, The Player, Gosford Park, and many more.) While refusing to bow down to Hollywood’s conventions, or its executives, Altman’s unique style of filmmaking won him friends and enemies, earned him world-wide

Interview: Steve Stoute (Executive Producer, Author – ‘The Tanning of America: One Nation Under Hip Hop’)

Based on the book “The Tanning of America: How Hip-Hop Created a Culture That Rewrote the Rules of the New Economy“ by former Interscope Records president and internationally acclaimed marketing maven Steve Stoute, this four part documentary series is a thorough examination of hip-hop as a pop cultural movement, whose profound influence eventually paved the

Top