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Big Deahl, RPG Form Strategic Alliance
Big Deahl, RPG Form Strategic Alliance

Chicago-based Big Deahl Productions announced today that it has formed a strategic alliance with Resolution Productions Group to expand their local capabilities following the closure ...

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Call Sheet
The Call Sheet
The Call Sheet

NEW HEIGHTS FOR OLYMPIA: With one day to go, indie feature OLYMPIA, AN INSTRUCTION MANUAL FOR HOW THINGS WORK has reached its initial crowdfunding goal ...

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Five Questions With SCREEN
Michael Nehs Answers Five Questions
Michael Nehs Answers Five Questions

In the latest installment of our regular running feature, Michael Nehs, owner of Periscope Post, answers Five Questions with SCREEN. SCREEN: What's your favorite day ...

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Beyond The Spot
Beyond the Spot: Amber Tisue
Beyond the Spot: Amber Tisue

In the latest installment of our regular feature BEYOND THE SPOT, Amber Tisue, Senior Sound Designer/Mixer at Stir Post, explores how to talk about sound, ...

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Filmmaker Focus
Starz Series POWER Star Omari Hardwick
Starz Series POWER Star Omari Hardwick

You know Omari Hardwick as the star of the Starz series POWER, which premieres its second season this weekend. Before Omari landed in the national ...

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Only in Texas
Only In Texas
Only In Texas

SLASH WRAPS SHOOTING IN AUSTIN: Texas writer/director Clay Liford just wrapped principal photography in Austin on his indie feature, SLASH. Starring Hannah Marks (NECESSARY ROUGHNESS) ...

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Loading Doc
Loading Doc
Loading Doc

THINK SMALL Directors Amanda Speva and Mark Pallman are in production on a documentary about miniatures, and the artisans and craftspeople who create them. Currently ...

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Street Legal
Nobody Puts Your Old 401(k) in the Corner: Parody or Trademark Infringement?
Nobody Puts Your Old 401(k) in the Corner: Parody or Trademark Infringement?

Did this title make you think of the 1987 film, DIRTY DANCING? Unless you’ve been living under a rock for 28 years, the answer is ...

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Adventures in Advertising
Ask For The Sale
Ask For The Sale

The way I learned how advertising works was walking from door to door as a salesman for Fuller Brush. Fuller gave me advertising brochures to ...

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On The Move
Leviathan Adds New Staffers, Makes Key Promotions
Leviathan Adds New Staffers, Makes Key Promotions

Chicago-based conceptual design studio Leviathan has added producer James Turek, software engineer David Braun and systems administrator Lucas Shira. The company also announced three key ...

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Trailer Park
Illinois Indie FULL FRAME World Premiere August 4th
Illinois Indie FULL FRAME World Premiere August 4th

The Midwest Independent Film Festival will host the World Premiere of Illinois indie FULL FRAME on Tuesday, August 4th at Landmark's Century Centre Cinema. This ...

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Photo Booth
PHOTO BOOTH: A Night Out with Women In Film Chicago
PHOTO BOOTH: A Night Out with Women In Film Chicago

Women In Film Chicago invited friends to kick back, have a drink and rub some elbows with some of the industry's finest male & female ...

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