Early on, a Woman’s Place Was in the Cutting Room

December 2, 2016

“Great film editing begins with great pictures,” said Barbara “Bobbie” McLean in a 1977 interview in Film Comment magazine. She could make such a gracious statement with authority at that point, after cutting for more than 60 years, beginning as […]

DGA, AMPTP Talks to Begin December 5

November 18, 2016

The Directors Guild of America and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers on Thursday announced they will begin formal contract negotiations on December 5. The parties have been engaged in informal discussions to define the issues for negotiations for the 2017 theatrical and […]

Several Hundred SAG-AFTRA Strikers Hit Insomniac Games

November 18, 2016

In its third action in a month-long strike, as many as 400 SAG-AFTRA members picketed video game producer Insomniac Games at its Burbank offices on Thursday. “This is the member- ship saying to the companies, ‘We want a fair contract,’” […]

When Thomas Hart Benton Worked for Disney

November 18, 2016

Christmas is coming, and Taschen, the German-based publisher of art books as collectible luxury objects, is playing Santa—big time—with a lavishly packaged, hernia-inducing tome titled “The Walt Disney Film Archives: The Animated Movies 1921-1968.” […]

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