Cinespace’s spooktacular GalaWeen party to help kids

Fortunately, Cinespace is a monster-sized film studio so it can easily accommodate the hundreds of guests expected to attend GalaWeen, a bewitching costume party Halloween night, Oct. 31, 7 p.m. until midnight, to support CineCares Foundation.

McGinnis hosts Wardrobe Swap for Breast Cancer

If you have “slightly worn women’s clothes” hiding in the back of your closet, now is the time to swoop them up and donate them to the 5th annual Pink October Breast Cancer Wardrobe Swap, on Thursday, Oct. 22, 5:30-8:30 p.m. at new 4K post house Conspiracy in the West Loop.

How to deal with the data deluge involved in 4K work

I am going to be honest. The future in 4K is pretty bleak for everyone who chooses to cling onto their existing workflows and hardware.  Be forewarned, those productions scratching and clawing their way through their first 4K project utilizing Firewire drives for data management and editing.

Kraft Heinz to use one non-local production house

IN TUESDAY’S COLUMN I cheerfully wrote that it was good news for local production companies that Kraft Heinz’ forthcoming new agency wo

Advocate spots promote Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast cancer is the second most common kind of cancer in women.  About one in eight women born today in the US will get breast cancer at some point.  The good news is that many women can survive breas

Local actors’ comedy pilot wins NBC Digital contest

Actors, writing partners and friends Bobby Richards and Avery Lee are finally calming down over the deliriously joyful shock of having won the NBC Playground’s digital comedy pilot competition — the only Chicago entry among 2,000 competitors.

Burnett officially intros Greenhouse digital studio

GREENHOUSE, Leo Burnett’s nimble, in-house digital studio is now an official agency offering, having been formed earlier “to meet the demand of content production across a brand’s digital channels

Go behind the scenes of city’s history-rich archives

October is National Archives Month and if that doesn’t sound as exciting, say, as celebrating October’s National Popcorn Poppin’

Brett Dalton stars in Jenkins’ first Harvest feature

Brett Dalton (“Agents of SHIELD”) has the title role in “The Resurrection of Gavin Stone,” director Dallas Jenkins’s

Onion Productions offers new rental stage space

In the relatively short three years since The Onion uprooted its New York offices and moved to Chicago, the media company started two new networks and Onion Productions to produce video content for its growing networks.

Chicago’s top docmakers speak at Doc Summit weekend

The London-based 2015 Documentary Summit returns to Ch

Jaffe’s Big Teeth are smiling over 10th anniversary

Elise and Gregg Jaffe are celebrating the 10th anniversary of their Big Teeth Productions with a party next we  Copyright © 2015.  All rights reserved.