Post Tagged with: "Hollywood"

New Service Connects Content Creators w/ Brands

  HOLLYWOOD — Brandwood Global, Inc., the first cloud-based software system to connect content makers with brands to form product placement, integration and sponsorship deals, is inviting in its first 50 members. “We’re looking for edgy, indie productions and ‘challenger’ brands/ advertisers with adventurous product placement ideas,” says Brandwood Global, Inc.’s CEO Stephanie Weier. “The […]

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Next TV Women Digital Leadership Awards

This past Tuesday, at the Next TV Summit & Expo in Los Angeles, the talents and contributions of three inspiring women were recognized with the Next TV Women Digital Leadership Awards. Lydia Antonini, Marion Edwards and Roma Khanna each took home an award for participating in what many are calling The Third Golden Age of Television. Lydia […]

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2014 LA Film Fest Screenwriters Coffee Talk

Screenwriters Ed Solomon, Susannah Grant and Max Borenstein One of the highlights of the LA Film Festival is its “Coffee Talks” series, held every year on a Sunday, that gathers seasoned and venerated veterans to engage in an intimate and insightful conversation (yes, coffee is included!) about their given trade. From directors, to actors, to […]

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Next TV Summit & Expo Los Angeles

On Tuesday, June 24, 2014, the Next TV Summit & Expo will bring together entertainment, advertising, broadcasting and digital technology executives to share ideas, develop new business opportunities and better monetize streaming video on today’s new content platforms and devices. This high-level B2B conference, exhibition and networking opportunity, held at the Loews Santa Monica Beach […]

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2014 Newport Beach Film Festival: A Talk With ‘Maleficent’ Screenwriter Linda Woolverton

Moderator Kevin Ott said it best of esteemed screenwriter, Linda Woolverton, during the 2014 Newport Beach Film Festival Screenwriting Seminar: “You’re such a badass.” Known for scribing such works as Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’, ‘The Lion King’, ‘Alice in Wonderland’ and the soon-to-be in theaters, ‘Maleficent’ — Woolverton took matters of her screenwriting career […]

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Women in Hollywood: 100 Years of Negotiating the System – Nov 15 & 16

WOMEN IN FILM & TV DISCUSS HOW TO SUCCEED IN HOLLYWOOD After more than 100 years of filmmaking, women still face significant challenges in the entertainment industry. This two-day conference, held at Pepperdine University, will feature over 20 industry professionals sharing their own struggles and triumphs in Hollywood, tips on breaking the glass ceiling, and how […]

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What is Silicon Beach?

“What is Silicon Beach?” I asked this question when I attended the annual Silicon Beach Festival in Santa Monica, now in its second year. While the idea of ‘Silicon Beach’ has received notable press over the last year, exactly what it means is still a point of debate, both inside and outside of LA. The […]

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Punch Pick: Go Back to the Future with “For The Record: Zemeckis”