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Insights on the Digital Video Content Global Market to 2026 - Impact Analysis of COVID-19 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 4:12pm

The "Digital Video Content Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Digital Video Content Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The global digital video content market reached a value of US$ 172 Billion in 2020.
  • Looking forward, the publisher expects the global digital video content market to exhibit moderate growth during 2021-2026.
  • Digital video content comprises TV shows, movies, music videos and advertisements that are viewed online on various digital platforms.

Japan House Los Angeles Hosts "True Mothers" Film Screening and Live Discussion with Award-Winning Director Naomi Kawase

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 2:00pm

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- JAPAN HOUSE Los Angeles , a Japanese cultural destination in the heart of Hollywood, is proud to present an online screening of the critically acclaimed film True Mothers, written and directed by award-winning and internationally lauded Japanese director Naomi Kawase.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- JAPAN HOUSE Los Angeles , a Japanese cultural destination in the heart of Hollywood, is proud to present an online screening of the critically acclaimed film True Mothers, written and directed by award-winning and internationally lauded Japanese director Naomi Kawase.
  • Available now through March 10, 2021, the films online screening is accompanied by a live Mothers and Film Making discussion with Kawase and Los Angeles Film Critics Association President Claudia Puig happening March 2, 2021.
  • We are honored to showcase such a meaningful film that examines the concepts of adoption and motherhood with expressive cinematography, said Yuko Kaifu, president, JAPAN HOUSE Los Angeles.
  • Were particularly proud to highlight females in the film industry through our live event with Naomi Kawase and Claudia Puig on the universality of motherhood and film.

HQGE’s Big M Entertainment Pictures Enlists Hollywood Veteran Hosam Ibrahim as Music Supervisor and Original Music Soundtrack Composer for Upcoming Documentary Film ‘Trees - A Planetary Treasure’

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 11:00am

Mr. Ibrahim will provide original music composition for the film and also help Mr. Williams produce the upcoming soundtrack for the documentary film.

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  • Mr. Ibrahim will provide original music composition for the film and also help Mr. Williams produce the upcoming soundtrack for the documentary film.
  • The soundtrack is planned to be released separately from the film through numerous music stores and streaming platforms.
  • Mr. Ibrahim is a Hollywood veteran with dozens of film credits under his belt in a wide range of capacities including Producer, Director, Art Director, Production Design, Music Director and more.
  • HQ Global Education, Inc. is the parent company of Big M Entertainment Pictures, Inc., a full-service film and TV production company located in the heart of Los Angeles.

Amblin Television Developing Series Based on Walter Mosley’s “Easy Rawlins” Books

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 6:00pm

Amblin Television announced today that it has closed a deal to develop and produce a series based on Walter Mosleys bestselling books starring the character Ezekiel Easy Rawlins.

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  • Amblin Television announced today that it has closed a deal to develop and produce a series based on Walter Mosleys bestselling books starring the character Ezekiel Easy Rawlins.
  • The drama, based on the gritty detective series, will center around Easy, a Black WWII Army veteran turned hard-boiled private eye.
  • Mosley has written more than 60 critically acclaimed books, including fifteen novels and a collection of short stories starring Easy Rawlins.
  • Amblin Television, a long-time leader in quality programming, is a division of Amblin Partners, a content creation company led by Steven Spielberg.

2021 Slamdance Film Festival Screens Episodic Pilot “Blackwater” from New York Film Academy Alum Boise Esquerra

Friday, February 12, 2021 - 1:32pm

New York, NY, Feb. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- New York Film Academy (NYFA) is thrilled to congratulate MFA Filmmaking and Screenwriting alum Boise Esquerra, who will be screening his episodic pilot, Blackwater, at the esteemed 2021 Slamdance Film Festival.

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  • New York, NY, Feb. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- New York Film Academy (NYFA) is thrilled to congratulate MFA Filmmaking and Screenwriting alum Boise Esquerra, who will be screening his episodic pilot, Blackwater, at the esteemed 2021 Slamdance Film Festival.
  • Native (Hopi) and Mexican American filmmaker Boise Esquerra will be among those creatives shining a light on indigenous voices in Slamdances Episodes category with his project Blackwater.
  • The pilot also features Branscombe Richmond (Finding Ohana, The Scorpion King) and Loren Anthony (Red Dead Redemption II, Were The Millers).
  • New York Film Academy congratulates the outstanding achievement of alum Boise Esquerra, who will join the ranks of Slamdances incredible alumni of diverse creators, including Christopher Nolan, Bong Joon-ho, Sean Baker, Jennifer Kent, and many more.

MacGillivray Freeman Films Announces New Giant Screen Documentary Releases and Creates Customized Market Opportunities to Keep Local Audiences Engaged with Educational Entertainment

Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 5:00pm

Additionally, MFF has forged partnerships with industry leaders to expand the reach of its films beyond the markets where the films play exclusively in museum-based giant screen theaters.

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  • Additionally, MFF has forged partnerships with industry leaders to expand the reach of its films beyond the markets where the films play exclusively in museum-based giant screen theaters.
  • Available for group and educational screenings, all the included films will be packaged with marketing materials and specially developed educator lesson plans.
  • Our mission is to inspire lifelong learning in global audiences with high-quality educational entertainment."
  • MacGillivray Freeman Films is the world's foremost independent producer and distributor of giant screen 70mm films with more than 45 films for IMAX and giant-screen theatres to its credit.

The Toy Insider™ Experts Reveal Top Toys & Trends to Watch in 2021

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 1:40pm

Today, the Toy Insider , the toy industry's most influential organization, revealed itslist of the top trends and toys to watch in 2021 .

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  • Today, the Toy Insider , the toy industry's most influential organization, revealed itslist of the top trends and toys to watch in 2021 .
  • "February is our 'Christmas morning' in the toy industry, because we finally get to see what toymakers have planned for the year ahead," says Ali Mierzejewski, Editor-in-Chief, the Toy Insider.
  • The Toy Insider's Top Toys& Trendsto Watch in2021:
    To Infinity and Beyond!
  • The Toy Insider is the go-to source for product information about children's toys, tech and entertainment.

National Geographic Announces Line-Up of Four Projects From FREE SOLO’s Award-Winning Documentary Duo, E. Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 6:50pm

National Geographic shares our deep commitment to bringing honest and inspiring stories to audiences around the world, said directors Vasarhelyi and Chin.

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  • National Geographic shares our deep commitment to bringing honest and inspiring stories to audiences around the world, said directors Vasarhelyi and Chin.
  • Chai and Jimmy are masterful storytellers who bring unparalleled artistry and distinctive vision to everything they do, said Carolyn Bernstein, executive vice president of Scripted Content and Documentary Films for National Geographic.
  • National Geographic Documentary Films previously released the enormously successful feature documentary, FREE SOLO, co-directed and co-produced by Vasarhelyi and Chin.
  • Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin are the co-directors and co-producers of the Academy Award- and BAFTA-winning film FREE SOLO, from National Geographic Documentary Films.

Disney+ to Exclusively Premiere Documentary ‘Own the Room’ on March 12

Monday, February 8, 2021 - 6:30pm

Following the success of the Emmy Award-winning, Sundance and SXSW audience favorite Science Fair, National Geographic Documentary Films and filmmakers Cristina Costantini and Darren Foster are joining forces once again on the feature documentary Own the Room, which will premiere exclusively on Disney+ on March 12.

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  • Following the success of the Emmy Award-winning, Sundance and SXSW audience favorite Science Fair, National Geographic Documentary Films and filmmakers Cristina Costantini and Darren Foster are joining forces once again on the feature documentary Own the Room, which will premiere exclusively on Disney+ on March 12.
  • In the uplifting film, each of the business hopefuls has overcome immense obstacles in pursuing their dreams, from hurricanes to poverty to civil unrest.
  • Own the Room is the second film from the Emmy and DuPont Award-winning documentary filmmaking duo and National Geographic Documentary Films for Disney+.
  • Own the Room is produced by Shopify Studios and Saville Productions for National Geographic Documentary Films.

Bragg Gaming Group Interview to Air on Bloomberg International

Friday, February 5, 2021 - 8:00pm

TORONTO, Feb. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bragg Gaming Group (TSX: BRAG, OTC: BRGGF) ("Bragg" or the "Company"), today announced an interview with Chief Strategy Officer Yaniv Spielberg will air on Bloomberg International on Sunday, February 7, at 6 p.m. local time across Europe in 100M homes.

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  • TORONTO, Feb. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bragg Gaming Group (TSX: BRAG, OTC: BRGGF) ("Bragg" or the "Company"), today announced an interview with Chief Strategy Officer Yaniv Spielberg will air on Bloomberg International on Sunday, February 7, at 6 p.m. local time across Europe in 100M homes.
  • The segment will also air on Bloomberg Television U.S. on Saturdays at 7 p.m. local time in 73M homes.
  • In the exclusive interview, Spielberg discusses Bragg Gaming Groups emergence as a leader in the evolving global gaming industry.
  • To view the interview segment, please visit: https://youtu.be/WkTqD-9vC-s
    Bragg Gaming Group (TSX: BRAG, OTC: BRGGF) is a next generation gaming group with cutting-edge technology, leading brands and world-class management expertise, developing into a global gaming force.