Filmworkers Appoints Derek de Board to Executive ProducerThe 10-Year Industry Veteran will Also Serve as Executive Producer of Churchill Studio.
Filmworkers has promoted Derek de Board to Executive Producer. De Board, who marks his tenth anniversary with the company this month, will oversee production activities, lead a team of producers and schedulers, direct sales and coordinate joint projects with Filmworkers’ Dallas and Nashville facilities, as well as other members of the Filmworkers Group (which include Vitamin, Giannini Creative and Tree House Edit). He will also serve as Executive Producer of Churchill Studio, Filmworkers’ newly formed, in-house visual effects studio.published 2 years ago read more
Filmworkers Helps State Farm Spokesman Aaron Rodgers Find a Seat in “Grill Class”Post house provides color, editorial and VFX services for the latest in a series of spots out of DDB.
Filmworkers provided post-production services with a distinctive Windy City accent for the latest spot from State Farm. Conceived by Chicago agency DDB, the spot features State Farm spokesman Aaron Rodgers, who finds himself wedged uncomfortably between a pair of Bears fans during an airline flight. The two fans are played by George Wendt and Robert Smigel in a reprise of their roles as “Bob” and “Carl” from a classic "Saturday Night Live" skit. Bob and Carl poke fun at Rodgers as the “discount double check guy” while tending a pair of tray table grills filled with sizzling brats.published 3 years ago read more
Filmworkers and Vitamin Sign with Heart, Brains & Nerve for Midwest Representation
Filmworkers has contracted Nathan Skillicorn and his company Heart, Brains, & Nerve to serve as its sales representative in the Midwest. Skillicorn will represent Filmworkers and its affiliate, the hybrid production studio Vitamin for advertising projects.published 3 years ago read more
Giannini Creative Launches Dallas OfficeCreative collection expands links with Filmworkers and Vitamin as a “Trilogy of Talent” focused on cross-platform services for broadcast, interactive and print.
Giannini Creative, one of the advertising industry’s leading providers of creative retouching, CGI/3D art and pre-media services, has opened a production studio in Dallas.published 5 years ago read more
Editor/VFX Artist Tim Moore Joins Filmworkers Nashville
Award-winning editor and visual effects artist Tim Moore has joined Filmworkers, Nashville. A multi-talented artist, skilled in a variety of editorial and visual effects platforms, Moore arrives from Storyville Post, Nashville, where he primarily worked on television commercials. His credits include campaigns for the Nashville Predators, Pigeon Forge and RBC, Bank. He recently won a Gold Addy for Special Effects, for his work on a campaign for the Tennessee Lottery and The Buntin Group.published 5 years ago read more
Director Matthew Egan Joins FilmworkersBranded content specialist to head new production unit focused on web content and other new media
Director Matthew Egan, a specialist in branded entertainment and other new media content, has joined Filmworkers as part of its newly-formed production division Filmworkers Media Content. Egan has directed web-based projects for a number of national brands including Target, POM Wonderful, Geico and Chicago-based designer Agga B. At Filmworkers MC, he will pursue similar work and will also team with Filmworkers and its affiliates Vitamin and Giannini Creative to provide packaged creative services for broadcast and interactive.published 5 years ago read more
Giannini Creative Joins Filmworkers GroupMulti-award-winning creative collective teams with post house and design group to package creative services for broadcast, interactive and print.
Giannini Creative, a collective of some of the advertising industry’s top artists specializing in creative retouching, CGI for character development, animation and print, illustration and pre-media, has joined the Filmworkers group of creative services companies.published 5 years ago read more
Luxology Highlights Use of modo in Marketing and Advertising Image ProductionPrint CGI Work From Alter, Schawk, Smoke and Mirrors and Others to be Showcased at CGAM 2008
Luxology® LLC, makers of modo™, a modern, artist-friendly image generation software, today announced that it will host several high-profile advertising customers during CGAM 2008, a new CGI conference for advertising and marketing professionals.published 9 years ago read more