ELLIOTT: I think we are small scale enough that we could be right at the beginning of the curve. I feel like the bigger productions are the ones that might find it harder to remount. I’m quite optimistic that we’ll get up to speed. The shoot is six weeks. Everyone is raring to go on it. We’ve embargoed the costumes, we’ve left our art work where it was, construction has been left in place. It will take an effort and it’s very frustrating but I’m really hopeful. … [Read more...] about Coping With COVID-19 Crisis: Director Terence Davies & Producer Mike Elliott On Halting Long-Gestating Movie ‘Benediction’ Days Before Shoot
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The three women, Nadezhda “Nadya” Tolokonnikova, Maria “Masha” Alyokhina and Yekaterina “Katya” Samutsevich, were tried on charges of hooliganism – the state claimed they disrupted social order by protesting at a church. Following a much-publicized trial, one in which the women spoke eloquently of their country’s numerous inequalities, they were each sentenced to two years in prison. … [Read more...] about Pussy Riot Is ‘One of the Stories of the Decade,’ Says Filmmaker
BREMBLE: The VFX business is a tough business on the best of days, so while this has been a hardship, I’m guessing VFX studios will bounce back. The arrival of the virus in India – where a lot of folks have been sending work – is still an unknown, and I’m hoping it stays under control. The global transition to TV as the dominant medium, and our animation studio preparing its first release, is a bigger part of our planning than the effects of the coronavirus. That may change depending on how the the virus is controlled outside China, but within China it’s more likely a part of our past than our future. … [Read more...] about Coping With COVID-19 Crisis: China’s Oscar-Winning Base FX On Keeping A Global VFX & Animation Outfit Running In Turbulent Times
The Circle, which is based on a British format originally commissioned by Channel 4, sees contestants catfish their way to a $100,000 prize. The players compete against each other, in isolation, to triumph. It is hosted by Michelle Buteau and produced by Studio Lambert and Motion Content Group. The series is currently casting. … [Read more...] about Netflix Sparks Joy With New Marie Kondo Series, Renews Reality Series ‘Love Is Blind’, ‘The Circle’ & ‘Rhythm + Flow’