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Spin Film and Vulcan Productions Announce Skye Fitzgerald’s Short Documentary ‘Hunger Ward’ (Exclusive)

Spin Film and Vulcan Productions Announce Skye Fitzgerald’s Short Documentary ‘Hunger Ward’ (Exclusive) Spin Film and Vulcan Productions announced on Wednesday that Oscar-nominated director Skye Fitzgerald is in the last stages of post-production on “Hunger Ward,” a short documentary about the war in ...

Film News Roundup: Paul Allen’s Vulcan Productions to Close in 2021 Due to Pandemic

Film News Roundup: Paul Allen’s Vulcan Productions to Close in 2021 Due to Pandemic In today’s film news roundup, Paul Allen’s Vulcan Productions will close, “Kajillionaire” gets delayed, Ifp Week goes digital, BAFTA Breakthrough is unveiled and the documentary “InstaBand” finds a ...

Picturehouse Takes U.K. Rights to Jerry Rothwell’s ‘The Reason I Jump’

Picturehouse Takes U.K. Rights to Jerry Rothwell’s ‘The Reason I Jump’ Picturehouse Entertainment has picked up U.K. distribution rights for the Sundance prize-winning documentary “The Reason I Jump” from MetFilm Sales. Picturehouse’s Clare Binns and Paul Ridd and ...

‘Philharmonia Fantastique’: Mason Bates’s New Concerto Has Animated Future

Exclusive: Philharmonia Fantastique: The Making of the Orchestra is a Vulcan Productions short film that accompanies a new 25-minute concerto composed by Mason Bates (The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs) ...

Ruth Johnston Promoted to Run Content Operations at Vulcan Productions

Ruth Johnston has been promoted to general manager of Vulcan Productions, the Seattle-based company founded by the late Paul Allen and his sister, Jody Allen. Johnston will oversee all creative ...

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos Targeted By NFL Owners To Buy Seattle Seahawks

National Football League owners reportedly want Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to join the club by purchasing the Seattle Seahawks franchise. The Seahawks were owned by Paul Allen, who passed away earlier ...

Bondi Hipster Dom to talk video at Mumbrella360

Christian Van Vuuren, star of the rapidly emerging online video hit Bondi Hipsters, is among the panellists appearing on a sponsor-curated session at Mumbrella360. Of the 60 or so sessions, six are ...