Film Review: ‘Happy New Year, Colin Burstead’

“Reboot” is a word bandied about so much in the film industry these days that its meaning has become entirely elastic, referring to anything from a sequel to a remake to a mildly delayed franchise chapter. A lo-fi, high-volume original character piece from Ben Wheatley, “Happy New Year, Colin Burstead” is none of these things… Read More »

Discover the 30 best design studios in the UK today

With summer winding down, there's no better time to look back and take stock. And that's just what we're doing in the latest issue of Computer Arts magazine, which is on sale now. In issue 285 we reveal the 30 best UK design studios and branding agencies. as selected by a panel of industry insiders.… Read More »

Mipcom: Buying, Production Trends at Major SVOD Players – Report (EXCLUSIVE)

CANNES — “Never predict, especially about the future,” the saying goes. Three of MipJunior’s key speakers and kids industry players – from Nickelodeon, Cartoon Network and the BBC –  took that to heart on Cannes’ Saturday afternoon when addressing the panel subject, “View from the Top: Gazing into the Future of Kids Media.” Rather than… Read More »

Always Leave ‘Em Laughing: Peter Bogdanovich on Buster Keaton, superheroes, television, and the effect of time on movies

Peter Bogdanovich is a sensible candidate to direct “The Great Buster,” a documentary about legendary actor-director Buster Keaton, because he’s an actor-director himself, and has always kept one foot in film history and the other in filmmaking.  Bogdanovich is best known today for his fiction films, including “The Last Picture Show,” “What's Up, Doc?”, “Paper Moon,” “Saint Jack,” and… Read More »

New Batch of French small Screen Series Head to Mipcom Market

The Art of Crime (season 2) Created by Pierre-Yves Mora, Angele Herry Broadcaster: France 2 Production: Gaumont A detective teams with an art historian on mysteries of French heritage. Sales: Gaumont Balthazar Written by Clothilde Jamin, Clelia Constantine Cast: Tomer Sisley, Helene de Fougerolles Broadcaster: TF1 Production: Beaubourg Audiovisuel The cop series follows a handsome… Read More »

Understand the Unity asset import pipeline

Unity is one of the world's most popular game engines, responsible for powering hundreds of thousands of games all around the world on over 25 platforms.  You may already know how easy it is to get started, prototype, iterate and publish to your chosen platform, and over the past few years we have been improving… Read More »