Film

Color Star Technology Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: CSCW) Cooperates with Movie Planet LLC and Youa Group to Jointly Create Film & TV Series Using Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Blockchain and Develop NFT for Entertainment Technologies

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 1:30pm

The three parties expressed interest in jointly developing NFT application for the Hollywood Film Festival and International Film Festival databases.

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  • The three parties expressed interest in jointly developing NFT application for the Hollywood Film Festival and International Film Festival databases.
  • As an entertainment technology company, Color Star has always been committed to the integration of technology and entertainment.
  • The cooperation among Color Star, Movie Planet, and Youa Group is not limited to developing NFT copyright of Hollywood movies.
  • The three parties will also jointly create films and TV series using the concept of NFT blockchain, so that the blockchain technology can be applied to other applications.

Faith-Based ‘WITNESSES’ Debuts With Commanding Weekend Box Office Nationwide

Monday, June 7, 2021 - 8:58pm

WITNESSES opened this past weekend as the #1 Faith Film in America and in the top 10 films overall at the box office.

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  • WITNESSES opened this past weekend as the #1 Faith Film in America and in the top 10 films overall at the box office.
  • Heralded as the epic family film of the summer, the film opened with a powerful performance at the box office nationwide.
  • We are absolutely thrilled with WITNESSES box office performance, stated Brandon Purdie, president, and founder of Purdie Distribution.
  • We are thrilled to join Warner Bros., Disney, Paramount, and Lions Gate among Americas Top 10 films this weekend with WITNESSES.

Global Audio and Video Editing Software Market to Reach $4.8 Billion by 2026

Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 5:53pm

SAN FRANCISCO, June 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --A new market study published by Global Industry Analysts Inc., (GIA) the premier market research company, today released its report titled "Audio and Video Editing Software - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" .

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --A new market study published by Global Industry Analysts Inc., (GIA) the premier market research company, today released its report titled "Audio and Video Editing Software - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" .
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    Video editing refers to the management and organization of video shots, while audio editing software relates to a software which enables editing and production of audio data.
  • This segment currently accounts for a 30.4% share of the global Audio and Video Editing Software market.
  • The U.S. Market is Estimated at $1.1 Billion in 2021, While China is Forecast to Reach $447.3 Million by 2026
    The Audio and Video Editing Software market in the U.S. is estimated at US$1.1 Billion in the year 2021.

Twelve12 Adds Telly Win To 2021 Recognition for Video Production Work

Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 2:00pm

The video was completed in-house from ideation to final cut, exemplifying the end-to-end capabilities that have come to define the agency.

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  • The video was completed in-house from ideation to final cut, exemplifying the end-to-end capabilities that have come to define the agency.
  • The third award Twelve12 has received so far in the 2021 season.
  • The win was given for Twelve's engaging video titled, "You Call That a Quote?!
  • Partners of The Telly Awards include NAB, Stash Media, Production Hub, and Independent Filmmaker Project.

Oscar-Winning Director Alexander Payne to Host Digital Seminar On Making and Watching Film

Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 1:37pm

LOS ANGELES, June 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Two-time Oscar-winning writer and director Alexander Payne (Sideways, The Descendants) will be the guest at a digital seminar about things learned during his career as a filmmaker and film buff.

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  • LOS ANGELES, June 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Two-time Oscar-winning writer and director Alexander Payne (Sideways, The Descendants) will be the guest at a digital seminar about things learned during his career as a filmmaker and film buff.
  • Five Things I've Learned About Film Making and Film Watching will see Payne in conversation with Richard Pea, professor emeritus of Columbia University and former Lincoln Center Film Society program director.
  • The discussion will begin with five ways in which Payne thinks about film, but there's no telling where it will end.
  • Five Things I've Learned About Film Making and Film Watching will air live on Sunday, June 6 at 4 p.m.

A Wild, Blood-Filled Horror Romp Is the Subject of Author John Lukegord's Recent Screenplay Based on His Book: 'The Haunted Trail: A Tale of Two Four-Leaf Clovers'

Tuesday, June 1, 2021 - 3:56pm

Originally a series of popular horror skits, "The Haunted Trail" has expanded to include two volumes so far. "

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  • Originally a series of popular horror skits, "The Haunted Trail" has expanded to include two volumes so far. "
  • A Tale of Two Four-Leaf Clovers " is available for purchase via Amazon and Lukegord is currently looking for representation to submit the screenplay to various film studios for consideration.
  • Mixing alien invasion themes with the supernatural and a good dose of splatter-gore horror is a recipe for box office success."
  • Lukegord is also the author of "A Stalker's Journey," which is available for purchase on Amazon along with "The Haunted Trail."

Equinox RTC Adds Music to Extracurricular Activities

Thursday, May 20, 2021 - 8:27pm

b'HENDERSONVILLE, N.C., May 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Equinox RTC, a Residential Treatment Center for boys ages 14-18 just outside of Hendersonville, North Carolina, has added a Music Club to its extracurricular activities for students.\nThe new class is led by math and science teacher Zach Allen , who is licensed in music education for grades K-12 and has experience in orchestra and string ensembles.

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  • b'HENDERSONVILLE, N.C., May 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Equinox RTC, a Residential Treatment Center for boys ages 14-18 just outside of Hendersonville, North Carolina, has added a Music Club to its extracurricular activities for students.\nThe new class is led by math and science teacher Zach Allen , who is licensed in music education for grades K-12 and has experience in orchestra and string ensembles.
  • Allen holds weekly club meetings in Equinox\'s math room, which is equipped with a variety of musical options.
  • Most participants have prior music training, although the club is also open to beginners who are highly motivated to learn.\nSpecializing in trauma treatment, Equinox RTC offers a range of therapeutic programs , academic courses and extra-curricular activities tailored to adolescent boys.
  • These include individual education plans, adventure therapy, and health and fitness activities to address teens\' unique neurological, emotional and physiological needs.\nEquinox provides a fully accredited school with courses taught by licensed teachers and offers support for boys struggling with anxiety, depression, OCD, ASD, learning disabilities, and other emotional and behavioral needs.\nFor more information about Equinox Residential Treatment Center, visit their website at https://equinoxrtc.com/ or call 828-471-0248.\n'

Plant Based Network Adds New Streaming App and EVP Production and Development to Fuel Plant-Based Movement Growth

Thursday, May 20, 2021 - 3:53pm

b'The recent investment by vKind in the Plant Based Network (PBNet), a lifestyle and entertainment TV network and media company, has accelerated the expansion of PBNet\xe2\x80\x99s team, led by film industry pioneer Sam Baldoni, as well as the development and launch of a new streaming PBNet TV app.\nSam Baldoni has joined PBNet as Executive Vice President of Production and Development to head up its entertainment division, which includes TV shows, movies and events.

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  • b'The recent investment by vKind in the Plant Based Network (PBNet), a lifestyle and entertainment TV network and media company, has accelerated the expansion of PBNet\xe2\x80\x99s team, led by film industry pioneer Sam Baldoni, as well as the development and launch of a new streaming PBNet TV app.\nSam Baldoni has joined PBNet as Executive Vice President of Production and Development to head up its entertainment division, which includes TV shows, movies and events.
  • An entertainment industry marketing visionary and producer, Sam Baldoni has had a long and successful career.
  • He is considered a founding father of the multibillion-dollar product placement industry, working with every major Hollywood studio, including industry leaders such as Steven Spielberg and Aaron Spelling.
  • PBNet also provides a wide range of digital marketing services for plant-based/vegan entrepreneurs, including website and logo design, SEO, and social media management services.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210520005776/en/\n'

Pixelworks to Participate at Upcoming Investor Conferences

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 9:05pm

b"SAN JOSE, Calif., May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Pixelworks, Inc. (NASDAQ: PXLW), a leading provider of innovative video and display processing solutions,today announced the Company will participate at the following upcoming investor conferences, both of which will be held as virtual events.\nPortfolio managers and analysts can request a meeting with Pixelworks management by contacting their sales representative at the respective hosting firms.\nPixelworks provides industry-leading content creation, video delivery and display processing solutions and technology that enable highly authentic viewing experiences with superior visual quality, across all screens from cinema to smartphone and beyond.

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  • b"SAN JOSE, Calif., May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Pixelworks, Inc. (NASDAQ: PXLW), a leading provider of innovative video and display processing solutions,today announced the Company will participate at the following upcoming investor conferences, both of which will be held as virtual events.\nPortfolio managers and analysts can request a meeting with Pixelworks management by contacting their sales representative at the respective hosting firms.\nPixelworks provides industry-leading content creation, video delivery and display processing solutions and technology that enable highly authentic viewing experiences with superior visual quality, across all screens from cinema to smartphone and beyond.
  • The Company has more than 20-year history of delivering image processing innovation to leading providers of consumer electronics, professional displays and video streaming services.
  • Pixelworks is headquartered in San Jose, CA.
  • For more information, please visit the company's web site at www.pixelworks.com .\nNote: Pixelworks, and the Pixelworks logo are registered trademarks of Pixelworks, Inc.\nView original content to download multimedia: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/pixelworks-to-participate-at-upc...\n"

Exploring the Twisted Landscape of a Murderer's Mind - John H. Mudgett Wins Silver Medal in eLit Book Awards for Psychological Horror, 'Crazy Is as Crazy Does: The Life of a Serial Killer'

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 1:39pm

b'ANAHEIM, Calif., May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Pseudonymous author John H. Mudgett announced that his novella, "Crazy Is as Crazy Does" was recently awarded an eLit Book Awards Silver Medal in the Horror Category.

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  • b'ANAHEIM, Calif., May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Pseudonymous author John H. Mudgett announced that his novella, "Crazy Is as Crazy Does" was recently awarded an eLit Book Awards Silver Medal in the Horror Category.
  • "Crazy Is as Crazy Does" is a tensely clever, first-person psychological thriller that deep-dives into the world of an experienced serial killer.
  • But though he is fictional, the circumstances of Goodman\'s dark life are firmly rooted in historical characters and events.
  • But like all unreliable narrators, readers are forced to grapple with an important question: Can they accurately separate fact from Goodman\'s twisted fiction?