Jane Goodall and Google Team Up for 2018 Earth Day Doodle

The 2018 Earth Day Google Doodle for April 21st was created in partnership with one of the planet’s most influential advocates: Ethologist (animal behavior expert), conservationist, activist, and animal-lover Dr. Jane Goodall, who has dedicated her life to studying and protecting our environment. Read more

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Films of The Coen Brothers Honored by 50 Artists

If you’re a lover of movies, you are undoubtedly aware of the writing, directing and producing duo known as The Coen Brothers. American filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen have made 17 films in their 32 years of working together. The brothers have been nominated for thirteen Academy Awards together, individually for one award each, winning Best Original Screenplay for Fargo and Best Picture, Best Director and Best Adapted Screenplay for No Country for Old Men. The duo also won the Palme d’Or for Barton Fink (1991) and were nominated for Fargo.

O Coen, Where Art Thou? is a tribute to films of the Coen Brothers on view at SPOKE Art for the month of February, opening tomorrow. Over 50 artists, inspired by Coen Brothers movies celebrate the American filmmakers with painting, sculpture, prints and more. Read more

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The Surreal Sci-Fi Art of Simon Stålenhag Coming To The Big Screen.

Simon Stålenhag, the internationally acclaimed author, concept designer and artist behind Tales from the Loop and Things from the Flood recently produced his beautifully illustrated novel, The Electric State, through a Kickstarter campaign and it was just optioned to be a film. Read more

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Dog Lovers’ Hearts Will Burst at this Heartwarming Animated Short

L.A. based editor/Director born in Barcelona, Pablo Fernández Eyre created this charming 2 minute video about man and his best friend. In only two minutes, and with simple animation, A Man and His Dog manages to make you feel a whole range of emotions, leaving you with a heart full of love and hope – something many of us could use right about now. Read more

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Here’s Amazon’s Best Black Friday Deals and Sales!

2017 Black Friday deals – Find this year’s lowest prices and sales on electronics, toys, DVDs, and more through Amazon. I’ve brought you links to the Black Friday Deals via category in hopes to save you time searching all over their website. Click on text links or images. Happy Saving! Read more

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You’re Dead – An Immersive Creepy Horror Short

In the spirit of the season, Dave Clark, Executive Creative Director of the PIA Agency put together this creepy short horror flick, You’re Dead, in which a woman is targeted by an unknown entity after witnessing gruesome acts of violence on social media. Already gone viral on Facebook, we share it with you here. Read more

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Jigsaw Blood Drive Posters Oppose Gay Donor Regulations

 

The last “Saw” movie from the horror franchise was released by Lionsgate in 2010, and if you’re a reader of this blog, you might recall that we shared the ALL the movie’s wild Halloween Blood Drive Posters, a marketing gimmick that proved very successful. This year the Saw movie franchise returns as “Jigsaw” (SAW VIII) opening in theaters on October 27th, and the annual blood drive returns as well. But this time, it’s protesting the restrictions placed on L.G.B.T. blood donors. Read more

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Celia Rowlson-Hall Directs Miu Miu Women’s Tales #14

Way back in 2011, we blogged about the fact that Fashion brand Miu Miu had begun to enlist female directors to shoot a series of short films entitled The Women’s Tales and introduced you to the first film of the series, The Powder Room shot by Zoe Cassavetes. Read more

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The Art of the Hollywood Backdrop Is A Gift To Art & Movie Lovers

This beautiful hardcover book, The Art of the Hollywood Backdrop by Richard M. Isackes and Karen L. Maness, has just been announced as one of the winners in the book design category by Communication Arts. For those who love both movies and set design, the book is as entertaining as it is informative. Read more

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