Posts Tagged ‘video’

For Gotham’s Ben McKenzie, No Gadget Beats a Good Traffic App Or a Nice Scotch

November 10, 2014  |  Media Week  |  No Comments

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AFM: Filmax Intl. Boards Antonio Chavarrías’ ‘The Chosen’ (EXCLUSIVE)

November 3, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

On the eve of the American Film Market, Filmax International has boarded English-language “The Chosen,” from Antonio Chavarrias (“Dictation,” “Celia’s Lives), which is set up at Chavarrias’ Barcelona-sited Oberon Cinematografica and Monica Lozano’s Mexico City-based Alebrije Cine y Video, the producer of “Instructions Not Included.” Set in 1940s Mexico, and one of the high-profile projects... Read more

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Moving at the Speed of the Screen

October 27, 2014  |  Media Week  |  No Comments

Marketers have long recognized the incredible power of video to sell a product, brand or service. Yet at an ever-increasing pace, consumers are shifting away from the No. 1 vehicle that connected video advertising to the public: television. Illustration: Gonçalo Viana Today's plethora of screens, devices and platforms has created huge choice, audience fragments, binge viewing, d

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Watch: Meryl Streep, Anna Kendrick Sing in ‘Into the Woods’ Featurette

October 25, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Disney has released an extended featurette for “Into the Woods” that not only offers a new look at the iconic characters, but a sneak preview of the iconic music. Meryl Streep’s Witch and Anna Kendrick’s Cinderella sing in the video, which also includes interviews with director Rob Marshall and stars Streep, Johnny Depp, who plays... Read more

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Beyonce Is the Queen of Commercials in This Supercut of Her Best Ads [Video]

October 9, 2014  |  Media Week  |  No Comments

Who runs the world? Women. Or rather one woman: Beyonc

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YouTube Video Firm Jukin Media Raises $1.2 Million from Peter Guber, Allen DeBevoise and Others

October 9, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Jukin Media, a YouTube multichannel network specializing in distributing and licensing viral video clips, announced that it has raised $1.2 million in funding from investors including Mandalay Entertainment chairman and CEO Peter Guber and Machinima chairman Allen DeBevoise. Also participating in the round were existing investor Bertelsmann Digital Media, as well as Canyon Creek Capital, Karlin... Read more

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What Do Millennials Really Want?

October 6, 2014  |  Media Week  |  No Comments

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Reading Rainbow Host LeVar Burton Binge-Watched Game of Thrones Before He Read the Books

October 6, 2014  |  Media Week  |  No Comments

Specs Who LeVar Burton Age 57 Claim to fame Emmy-winning actor (Roots, Star Trek: The Next Generation); host and producer of Reading Rainbow ; author of the children’s book The Rhino Who Swallowed a Storm (available Oct. 7) Base Los Angeles Twitter @levarburton What’s the first information you consume in the morning? My email, followed by my Twitter feed, followed by the Today show. Twitter is where I get the majority of my news. What other social platforms are you on? I have a Facebook account which enables me to keep up with friends and family, but I’m much more of a voyeur there. I don’t do a whole lot of posting. It really just gives me an opportunity to stay current with what the family’s doing. I was an early adopter on Twitter, and it’s like a relationship. You have to invest in it, you know

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Larry King Has Done Over 60,000 Interviews, but This Is the One He Really Wants

October 2, 2014  |  Media Week  |  No Comments

Larry King's career stretches back nearly six decades, ranging from his early days as a radio broadcaster in Florida to 25 years at the helm of Larry King Live on CNN. He interviewed a staggering 60,000 people before retiring in 2010. But that retirement would be short lived.

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Report: NFL Security Chief Was Sent Ray Rice Video in April

September 26, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

The video of Ray Rice punching his fiance in a casino elevator was sent to NFL security chief Jeffrey Miller in April, a law enforcement official told the Associated Press. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and league officials have repeatedly denied ever seeing the tape, which was released by TMZ on Sept. 8. But two weeks... Read more

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