A Magritte retrospective called The Treason of Images is at the Georges Pompidou Centre in Paris.
The trailer for Starfish, a new British indie feature, has debuted and a release date of October 28th has been announced. Peter Lang, Claire Best, and Diana Phillips executive produced the film with Picrow's sister company, Unlimited Pictures.
Tom Riley and Joanne Froggatt star in the film, which is based on the true-life story of Tom and Nicola Ray, a young couple who fought to keep their family together when Tom was diagnosed with a rare and life-changing illness.
Starfish premieres in theaters October 28th.
The 2016 Emmy Award Nominations have been announced and two Picrow-produced series for Amazon Studios received 11 nominations in total. Transparent has received 10 noms and Mozart In The Jungle secured a nomination for Sound Mixing. Here is the full list:
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series – Jeffrey Tambor
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series – Judith Light
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series – Gaby Hoffmann
Outstanding Comedy Series – Transparent
Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series – Jill Soloway, Man On The Land
Outstanding Casting for a Comedy Series – Eyde Belasco
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series – Bradley Whitford
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series – Melora Hardin
Outstanding Production Design for a Narrative Program (Half-hour or less) – Kina Hora, The Book of Life, Man On The Land
Cat Smith, Production Designer
Macie Vener, Art Director
Susan Mina Eschelbach, Set Decorator
Outstanding Costumes for a Contemporary Series, Limited Series or Movie – Kina Hora
Marie Schley, Costume Designer
Mark A. Summers, Costume Supervisor
Mozart In The Jungle
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (Half-hour) and Animation – Nothing Resonates Like Rhinoceros Foreskin
Andy D’Addario, Re-Recording Mixer
Thomas Varga, Production Mixer
Bill Higley, ADR Mixer
Chris Navarro, ADR Mixer
The original Enterprise, first shot on the stage at 736 Seward, gets a facelift from the Smithsonian.
ADWEEK's ADFREAK column featured the Disney Parks “Unforgettable Stories” video piece highlighting the Mansfield Family. Picrow produced and directed this inspiring spot which introduces you to Shaylee, a young Deaf girl, and takes you along as she and her family meet Disney characters who use American Sign Language to talk with her. ADFREAK notes the tremendous success of the video which at the time of publication had over 11 million views across Facebook and YouTube.
Tribeca Film Festival is expanding its slate of VR content with 23 exhibits and interactive installations at this year’s event. Picrow’s Gregory Nussbaum worked with writer/director Scott Stewart (Priest, Legion) to edit the film Christmas VR, his segment of the horror anthology film Holidays. Christmas VR is about a man who “stoops to dangerous new lows to get his son the ultimate VR headset for Christmas” and stars Seth Green (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, The Italian Job) and Clare Grant (Walk the Line). This film is produced along with virtual reality studio Wevr.