Film & Motion Pictures

Blackmagic Design Announces New HyperDeck Studio

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:06pm

Blackmagic Design today announced a new family of HyperDeck Studio models that feature better design, upgraded codecs and support for more media types.

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  • Blackmagic Design today announced a new family of HyperDeck Studio models that feature better design, upgraded codecs and support for more media types.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210729006146/en/
    Blackmagic Design HyperDeck Studio 4K Pro (Photo: Business Wire)
    HyperDeck Studio are available immediately from Blackmagic Design resellers worldwide from US$495.
  • HyperDeck Studio are available now From US$495, excluding local duties and taxes, from Blackmagic Design resellers worldwide.
  • Product photos of the HyperDeck Studio, as well as all other Blackmagic Design products, are available at www.blackmagicdesign.com/media/images .

BEN Group Drives Historic Business Growth as Hollywood Productions, Social Media Content Return to Pre-Pandemic Levels

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 5:00pm

As the entertainment, media, and advertising industries adapt to global reopenings, BEN Group is expanding its business to meet an unprecedented demand for non-disruptive advertising and empowering the flourishing creator economy.

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  • As the entertainment, media, and advertising industries adapt to global reopenings, BEN Group is expanding its business to meet an unprecedented demand for non-disruptive advertising and empowering the flourishing creator economy.
  • BEN Groups influencer division saw a +91% increase in pieces of content executed across a +77% increase in campaigns executed YoY.
  • As our world emerges from lockdown, were seeing social media content and streaming shows and films continue to play a vital role in defining digital culture.
  • BEN Group welcomed several executives across its product placement, influencer marketing, AI, and TubeBuddy teams to lead its explosive growth.

Redbox to Present at Canaccord Genuity 41st Annual Growth Conference

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 3:13pm

Redbox, America's destination for affordable new-release movies and entertainment, today announced that Galen Smith, CEO of Redbox, will participate in the Canaccord Genuity 41st Annual Growth Conference on Thursday, August 12, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

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  • Redbox, America's destination for affordable new-release movies and entertainment, today announced that Galen Smith, CEO of Redbox, will participate in the Canaccord Genuity 41st Annual Growth Conference on Thursday, August 12, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time.
  • A link to the replay of the webcast will be available on the Redbox and Seaport Global Acquisition websites following the conference.
  • Redbox is America's leading destination for affordable new-release movies and entertainment with more ways to watch than any other home entertainment provider.
  • Redbox Entertainment, a new content acquisition and production division, has further transformed Redbox into a multi-channel content provider.

Logitech and Visionary Choreographer JaQuel Knight Drive Change For BIPOC Creators Through Copyright Protection and New Film

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 2:11pm

Copyrighting choreography is complex and challenging, and Logitech and Knight hope to support more creators through this process.

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  • Copyrighting choreography is complex and challenging, and Logitech and Knight hope to support more creators through this process.
  • This is not a film about dance, its a film about change, justice, and fighting for creators rights.
  • Logitech For Creators brings together Blue Microphones, Mevo and Streamlabs, brands that have always served creators with their tools.
  • Logitech and other Logitech marks are trademarks or registered trademarks of Logitech Europe S.A and/or its affiliates in the U.S. and other countries.

Comcast Announces Peacock Coming to Sky

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 2:30pm

Comcast today announced NBCUniversal and Sky will make Peacock available at no additional cost to nearly 20 million Sky customers in Europe.

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  • Comcast today announced NBCUniversal and Sky will make Peacock available at no additional cost to nearly 20 million Sky customers in Europe.
  • Beginning later this year, Peacock will make its international debut across Sky platforms, including Sky Q, NOW, and Sky Ticket, currently serving customers throughout the UK, Ireland, Germany, Italy, Austria, and Switzerland.
  • Over the past year, 54 million customers have signed-up for Peacock in the U.S.
    Dana Strong, Group Chief Executive Officer of Sky, said, Peacock will be a great addition for Sky customers with over 7,000 hours of content at no additional cost.
  • Sky is Europes leading media and entertainment company and is proud to be part of the Comcast group.

Streaming Video Alliance Welcomes Inaugural Honorees to the Alliance Fellow Program and Announces Newly Elected Board Members, Including First Woman to Join the Board

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 3:00pm

The Streaming Video Alliance (the Alliance), a global technical association developing solutions to address critical challenges in delivering a high-quality video experience at scale, welcomes the inaugural cohort of experts to the Alliance Fellow Program and announces the newly elected board members.

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  • The Streaming Video Alliance (the Alliance), a global technical association developing solutions to address critical challenges in delivering a high-quality video experience at scale, welcomes the inaugural cohort of experts to the Alliance Fellow Program and announces the newly elected board members.
  • In addition to the inaugural class of Fellows, we are excited to welcome first-time Alliance board member Alicia Pritchett onto the Alliance leadership team.
  • The program honors significant contributions individuals have made to the streaming industry and Alliance efforts.
  • The Streaming Video Alliance is a global technical association addressing critical challenges in streaming video.

National CineMedia, Inc. Announces Second Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:51pm

The conference call can be accessed by dialing (877) 300-8521 or for international participants (412) 317-6026.

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  • The conference call can be accessed by dialing (877) 300-8521 or for international participants (412) 317-6026.
  • Additionally, a live audio webcast will be available to interested parties at www.ncm.com under the Investor Relations section.
  • Participants should allow at least 15 minutes prior to the commencement of the call to register, download and install necessary audio software.
  • National CineMedia, Inc. (NASDAQ: NCMI) owns a 48.1% interest in, and is the managing member of, National CineMedia, LLC.