Behind the Screen
Ang Lee to Get IBC International Honor for Excellence
Ang Lee to Get IBC International Honor for Excellence
"New technology will upgrade filmmaking in terms of storytelling," says the visionary director of 'Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk.'
Bryan Singer, Robert Stromberg to Keynote New Virtual Reality Society Conference
Bryan Singer, Robert Stromberg to Keynote New Virtual Reality Society Conference
The debut event will be held Oct. 13-14 at Paramount Pictures.
Emmys: 'Games of Thrones' VFX Guru Reveals 'Battle of the Bastards' Secrets
Emmys: 'Games of Thrones' VFX Guru Reveals 'Battle of the Bastards' Secrets
From a 100-foot flying dragon to multiplying horses and extras, Joe Bauer breaks down how the epic fight scenes came together as effects pros from 'Hannibal' and 'Sherlock' also spill on their nominated work.
Emmys: How Diane Warren's 'Hunting Ground' Song is Empowering Sexual Assault Survivors
Emmys: How Diane Warren's 'Hunting Ground' Song is Empowering Sexual Assault Survivors
Whether it's a series' theme, its soundtrack or an original song that captures a character's mission, music for television often is deceiving in its simplicity. Five nominees reveal the process behind those haunting (and often hilarious) melodies including how 'Mr. Robot's' music helps get inside Rami Malek's head.
3 TV Set Designers on How They'd Design the Oval Office for Hillary vs. Trump
3 TV Set Designers on How They'd Design the Oval Office for Hillary vs. Trump
"Gold leaf all over the place — I think it would be completely tasteless," says one of the Emmy nominees of his vision for the GOP presidential candidate.
Emmys: How Reality Show Editors Whittle Thousands of Hours of Footage Into One-Hour Episode Bites
Emmys: How Reality Show Editors Whittle Thousands of Hours of Footage Into One-Hour Episode Bites
In the cutting rooms of three popular reality competition shows — 'The Voice,' 'The Amazing Race' and 'Survivor' — editors wield significant power, often shaping narratives with the finalists already in mind.
Emmys: How 'People v. O.J. Simpson' Re-Created That Notorious Freeway Chase
Emmys: How 'People v. O.J. Simpson' Re-Created That Notorious Freeway Chase
That's just one of the shows nominated in the limited series/TV movie category, where cinematographers went for dogged realism in capturing everything from 1970s streetlights ('Fargo') to Victorian London ('Sherlock: The Abominable Bride').
How 'Kubo and the Two Strings' Combines Origami, Digital Effects and a 16-Foot Puppet
How 'Kubo and the Two Strings' Combines Origami, Digital Effects and a 16-Foot Puppet
Director Travis Knight calls Laika Entertainment's ambitious new animated movie a "miniature David Lean film."
BAFTA Forms Virtual Reality Advisory Group
BAFTA Forms Virtual Reality Advisory Group
Participants will explore the potential of VR in film, TV and gaming.
HPA Engineering Awards Unveiled
HPA Engineering Awards Unveiled
RealD will be honored for its Ultimate Screen for cinemas and SGO for its Mistika postproduction system.
Film Archivists Confab to Open With Screening of Restored 'One-Eyed Jacks'
Film Archivists Confab to Open With Screening of Restored 'One-Eyed Jacks'
AMIA's Reel Thing also will unspool restored versions of ‘Beat the Devil’ and ‘McCabe and Mrs. Miller.'
Fox's Mike Dunn to Chair Digital Entertainment Group
Fox's Mike Dunn to Chair Digital Entertainment Group
Warner Bros.’ Ron Sanders appointed ex-officio.