Film

USC Libraries Name Finalists for 34th-Annual Scripter Awards

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 6:00pm

The USC Libraries named the finalists for the 34th-annual USC Libraries Scripter Award, which honors the years most accomplished film and episodic series adaptations, as well as the works on which they are based.

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  • The USC Libraries named the finalists for the 34th-annual USC Libraries Scripter Award, which honors the years most accomplished film and episodic series adaptations, as well as the works on which they are based.
  • The 2022 Scripter selection committee selected the finalists from a field of 69 film and 42 television adaptations.
  • Howard Rodman, USC professor and past president of the Writers Guild of America, West, chairs the 2022 committee.
  • In 2016, the USC Libraries inaugurated a new Scripter award, for episodic series adaptation.

One of the Best Romance Novels to Read in 2022, Under the Divi Tree by Michael Solomon

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Monday, January 17, 2022 - 10:12pm

Weaver's Reader's Choice Award, continues to enchant readers with his unorthodox romance-turned-thriller, Under the Divi Tree: True Love Needs No Reason .

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  • Weaver's Reader's Choice Award, continues to enchant readers with his unorthodox romance-turned-thriller, Under the Divi Tree: True Love Needs No Reason .
  • In Under the Divi Tree, former police detective Matthew Crane has it all: a fairytale marriage to his wife, Carol, and a solid retirement fund.
  • Under the Divi Tree: True Love Needs No Reason is available for purchase on Amazon.com or wherever books are sold.
  • Under the Divi Tree: True Love Needs No Reason, is a book you will have trouble putting down and a story you will not soon forget.

DGAP-News: CompuGroup Medical expects continued strong organic growth in 2022 and first step towards higher margins

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 8:26pm

The mandatory regulatory updates to our products have been delivered in time before the end of the year.

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  • The mandatory regulatory updates to our products have been delivered in time before the end of the year.
  • With the preliminary results now expected to be published in early March CompuGroup Medical reconfirms its guidance today for the financial year 2021.
  • Based on currently available data and the expectations of business performance for the year, CompuGroup Medical expects another year with strong organic growth, driven by the investment initiative started last year.
  • About CompuGroup Medical SE & Co. KGaA
    CompuGroup Medical is one of the leading e-health companies in the world.

New Chaos Player Added to V-Ray Collection

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 4:26pm

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Chaos adds Chaos Player , its fast-loading image sequence player, to V-Ray Collection , giving artists and designers access to 15 high-end visualization products from a single license.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Chaos adds Chaos Player , its fast-loading image sequence player, to V-Ray Collection , giving artists and designers access to 15 high-end visualization products from a single license.
  • "With Chaos Player, both animators and supervisors can playback high-resolution sequences almost instantaneously, so they can make decisions on the fly."
  • Chaos Player (formerly Pdplayer) delivers smooth playback of ultra-high-definition image sequences, so 3D artists, animators and supervisors can review and rapidly approve animations.
  • OCIO v2 support The latest version of one of visual effects most commonly used color management solutions now has full support in Chaos Player.

Louder Than Pop Announces Partnership With the Hopper Art Trust to Launch 'Dennis Hopper: Widescreen'

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 2:08pm

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Louder Than Pop announces a partnership with The Hopper Art Trust to launch "Dennis Hopper: Widescreen" - an immersive museum experience.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Louder Than Pop announces a partnership with The Hopper Art Trust to launch "Dennis Hopper: Widescreen" - an immersive museum experience.
  • We are honored to announce our partnership with The Hopper Art Trust to produce and tour an immersive museum experience around the life and work of Dennis Hopper.
  • For more information, visit https://www.louderthanpop.com/
    The Hopper Art Trust is committed to the preservation of the artistic career and legacy of the late iconic visionary Dennis Hopper.
  • The Hopper Art Trust was established by the Dennis Hopper Estate in 2010 and is based in Los Angeles, California.

TVO Original 'Subjects of Desire' challenges harmful narratives about beauty and Black women

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Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 5:11pm

Toronto, ON, Jan. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Conventional beauty narratives have often excluded Black women and girls, negatively affecting identity and limiting perceptions of beauty.

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  • Toronto, ON, Jan. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Conventional beauty narratives have often excluded Black women and girls, negatively affecting identity and limiting perceptions of beauty.
  • Premiering on TVO Tuesday, February 1, 2022 at 9 pm ET and streaming across Canada afterwards on TVO.org , YouTube and TVO streaming services including Roku and Apple TV , TVO Original Subjects of Desire reveals the harmful stereotypes targeting Black women and the promising hope for change.
  • This documentary delves into the far-reaching impacts popular beauty narratives have had on Black women and what we can do to support change.
  • In making this film I wanted to explore the destructive narratives that Black women and girls often face just waking up in their skin.

Maptelligent, Inc., is Pleased to Announce a New Digital Twin Project with The Everett Theater and Gibby Center for the Arts of Wilmington, Delaware

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Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 1:00pm

Maptelligent, Inc. (OTCPK: MAPT) is pleased to announce a new digital twin project with The Everett Theater and Gibby Center for the Arts of Wilmington Delaware, who has been presenting and teaching the arts in downtown Middletown, Delaware since 1922.

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  • Maptelligent, Inc. (OTCPK: MAPT) is pleased to announce a new digital twin project with The Everett Theater and Gibby Center for the Arts of Wilmington Delaware, who has been presenting and teaching the arts in downtown Middletown, Delaware since 1922.
  • The Everett Theater debuted on November 9, 1922, as a replacement to the Middletown Opera House that burned down the year prior.
  • Associated Community Talents, Inc., evolved into The Everett, Inc., a nonprofit organization that operates both the theater and in 2006 added The Gibby Center for the Arts.
  • Maptelligent, Inc. is honored to provide services to The Everett Theater and Gibby Center for the Arts.

James Garner's Car Up for Charity Auction

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Monday, January 17, 2022 - 4:30pm

The 2009 caddy CTS has his personalized "MAVROCK" license plate and his initials on the driver's door.

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  • The 2009 caddy CTS has his personalized "MAVROCK" license plate and his initials on the driver's door.
  • Finished in Black Cherry with custom pin stripping and a sleek black interior, this pristine car has a 6.2-liter V8 engine and only 18,000 miles.
  • All proceeds will go to benefit the James Garner Animal Rescue Fund (aka JGARF.ORG ).
  • She has been a rescuer for over 30 years and helps fund other rescues all over the world with his charity.

S'YA Concept and Caravan Studio Launch NFT Project on Award Wining Short Film Character Roborovski

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Monday, January 17, 2022 - 3:00pm

Set in the backdrop of Marvin's Pet Shop, a dejected Roborovski hamster goes off on a murderous rampage.

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  • Set in the backdrop of Marvin's Pet Shop, a dejected Roborovski hamster goes off on a murderous rampage.
  • Roborovski focuses on the exploits of the ninja hamster who fails to get adopted and is rejected by the other pets.
  • The Roborovski NFTs will give buyers exclusive access to view the short film, and the opportunity to earn royalties from the use of the artwork.
  • Moreover, NFT owners will have the right to vote on the future of the Roborovski project releases, such as film, game, television series, and metaverse development.

The Walt Disney Company Creates International Content Group to Expand Pipeline of Local Content and Continue to Grow Its Global Direct-To-Consumer Business

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 5:30pm

In addition, the Company is making several key executive appointments to its Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) segment under the leadership of its Chairman, Kareem Daniel.

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  • In addition, the Company is making several key executive appointments to its Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) segment under the leadership of its Chairman, Kareem Daniel.
  • The International Content and Operations group will be home to a fourth content-creation engine for the Company, alongside the Studios Content, General Entertainment Content and Sports Content groups.
  • Joe Earley, who previously served as Executive Vice President, Marketing & Operations for Disney+, has been named President of Hulu, and will report to Mr. Paull.
  • In her new role as Chairman, International Content and Operations, Ms. Campbell will be responsible for expanding the international content creation pipeline, amplifying the Companys localized content strategy.