|Butter Takes Home Gold and Silver at Ciclope 2013|
This year, the team at Butter Music + Sound took home awards for exceptional work on multiple projects at the 2013 Ciclope International Festival of Craft in Berlin. They were honored with a Gold Award for Original Music with Grey Group’s DirecTV viral spot, "Football on your Phone," led by Creative Director Andrew Sherman and starring NFL Brothers Peyton and Eli Manning. Butter was also honored with a Silver Award in the category of Adapted Music for Saatchi & Saatchi’s "Turn Around, Barry Add Power," a comedic :30 for General Mills with Composition and Arrangement by David Quattrini and Andrew Sherman.
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|Athena Studios Produces Stop Motion Short Film on Self-Accountability in Association with Author Dr. Rick Kirschner|
Athena Studios, an Emeryville, CA-based company that provides full production services for film, TV, advertising, and multimedia clients and projects (and is also the production arm of AthenaOnline), has produced an original, stop-motion, animated short film. The announcement was made today by Jon V. Peters, CEO/Founder, Athena Studios.
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|Butter Studios Launches|
New group brings business-building perspective to creative marketing production services
An award-winning team of fresh, young creatives and seasoned marketing executives has launched Butter Studios. Butter’s founding partners, Bonnie Stone; CEO, Kory Jones; Executive Producer, and Matt Stone; Creative Director, have combined their areas of expertise to form a creative marketing boutique to service brands, content producers, television marketers and promoters, sports broadcasters, and advertising agencies. Butter’s services range from design, animation, and directing, through brand marketing strategy and consulting, to live action and digital production. In naming the company the partners all agreed, “Everything is better with butter.”
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|32TEN Studios Model Shop Builds Lunarscape Set And Characters For Animated Honey Maid “Grahamfuls” Spot|
The Model Shop at 32TEN Studios, a San Rafael (Marin-) based company that provides production facilities and VFX services to entertainment, advertising, and corporate clientele, has been extremely busy recently, working on a variety of film, TV and commercial projects. One of these was the Model Shop team building the sets used within a stop-motion animated, national TV spot promoting Kraft Foods’ new Honey Maid’s Grahamfuls product. The spot has just launched.
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|Winners of FOCAL International Awards 2012 Announced|
BAFTA-winning Senna picks up three awards
The ninth annual FOCAL International Awards in association with AP Archive took place last night at The Lancaster London Hotel, with winning entries spanning the decades and unearthing stunning footage illustrating a wide variety of topics, including life in the former USSR, racial segregation, the passion of motor racing and the chilling beauty of degraded film.
published 2 years ago read more