• Amy Ziering & Kirby Dick Ink First-Look Deal With Entertainment One

    11 days ago - By Deadline

    Two-time Emmy-winning and Oscar-nominated investigative documentary filmmaking duo Amy Ziering and Kirby Dick have signed a two-year first-look deal with Entertainment One via their Chain Camera production company for scripted and unscripted television programming. Under the pact, eOne will serve as the studio on all of the projects coming out of the partnership and will control worldwide rights.
    "Amy and Kirby are without a doubt two of the most important and...
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  • A Look Behind the VFX of ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald'

    A Look Behind the VFX of ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald'

    11 days ago - By No Film School

    Take a peek into some of the spectacular VFX from the Harry Potter spinoff - ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald'
    In a feature on FXguide, we get a pretty insightful look into how one VFX shop was able to bring several character designs, animations and environment builds to life in Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald .
    The latest Harry Potter spinoff, and a direct sequel to Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them (2016) - see where both rank on our definitive Harry Potter ranking article here - the J.K. Rowling-written feature is a VFX wondershow that showcases some of the...
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  • Amy Ziering, Kirby Dick Sign First Look TV Deal With Entertainment One

    11 days ago - By The Wrap

    “The Hunting Ground” filmmakers Amy Ziering and Kirby Dick have entered a two-year first-look deal with Entertainment One, the studio announced on Wednesday.
    The deal will cover scripted and unscripted television content from Ziering and Dick's Chain Camera production company. eOne will serve as the studio on all of the projects covered under the deal and control worldwide rights.
    “Amy and Kirby are without a doubt two of the most important and well-respected filmmakers working in documentary film today. Together they have made films that have single-handedly defined and transformed our...
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  • ‘Harry Potter' and ‘Home Alone' Director Chris Columbus Signs First-Look Deal with Netflix

    ‘Harry Potter' and ‘Home Alone' Director Chris Columbus Signs First-Look Deal with Netflix

    11 days ago - By Decider

    Columbus' production company, 1492, most recently produced the Netflix original film The Christmas Chronicles.
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  • ‘Harry Potter' Helmer Chris Columbus Sets First-Look Deal With Netflix

    11 days ago - By Deadline

    Chris Columbus , the director behind Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets , has inked a multi-year first-look deal with Netflix .
    This deal comes on the heels of Netflix's release of the Kurt Russell-starring holiday film The Christmas Chronicles , which was produced by Columbus and his partners Michael Barnathan and Mark Radcliffe via their 1492 Pictures shingles.
    Under the pact, Netflix will get first dibs on any feature film...
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  • Netflix Inks First-Look Deal With ‘Harry Potter' Director Chris Columbus' 1492 Pictures

    11 days ago - By The Wrap

    Netflix has entered into a multi-year first-look deal with Oscar-nominated writer, producer and director Chris Columbus.
    Under the deal announced Wednesday, Netflix gets a first look at any feature film Columbus and his 1492 Pictures partners Michael Barnathan and Mark Radcliffe want to produce.
    “Chris has established himself as a diverse and versatile filmmaker with his work spanning generations, genres and audiences,” Netflix film head Scott Stuber said in a statement. “Following the huge success of ‘The Christmas Chronicles' I'm thrilled that we can continue the highly productive...
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