Monthly Archives: September 2021

Creative teams announced for Screen Queensland and Wattpad development initiative

Two creative teams from Queensland were each selected to adapt a story from the Canadian social storytelling platform Wattpad to the screen. Writer Dominic Morris and producer Nadine Bates of Brisbane production company Like A Photon Creative will direct a feature film version of The sibling code(21.2 million reads) by Elizabeth A. Seibert. The other team includes screenwriter Siobhan Domingo ...

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Muskingum County Fair Board seeks to modernize fairgrounds

MUSKINGUM COUNTY, Ohio- Muskingum County Fair Board members met with county commissioners this afternoon to discuss possible improvements to the fairground. Board members decided that the water line to the fairgrounds needed to be moved forward as well as an upgrade to the toilets behind the colosseum. The toilets were built around 50 years ago and are in need of ...

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Celebrating the life of Daffney Unger, obituary published online

On September 1, 2021, the wrestling world lost another star far too soon when Shannon Spruill, known to wrestling fans as Daffney Unger, passed away at the age of 46. Fans and friends worried about Spruill when she went public with some of her battles on social media. Police were dispatched to several known addresses before her family were contacted ...

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Fictional film group ‘The Wonders’ have been reuniting for 25 years

Erie SeaWolves manager Arnie Beyeler, left, hails “This thing you do!” Cast members, left to right, Johnathon Schaech, Steve Zahn and Tom Everett Scott before a SeaWolves game on Saturday, September 4, 2021 in Erie, Pa. The SeaWolves invited cast members to a “Wonders Night” promoting the iconic 1996 Erie, Pa., Film (Greg Wohlford / Erie Times-News via AP) Greg ...

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Business leaders face ethical dilemmas at French film premiere in Venice

The 78th Venice Film Festival – Preview of the film “Another World” in competition – Red Carpet Arrivals – Venice, Italy September 10, 2021 – Actors Vincent Lindon and Sandrine Kiberlain, and director Stephen Brize pose. REUTERS / Manuel Silvestri VENICE, Sep 10 (Reuters) – The tension between work and profit in globalized market economies is at the center of ...

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Biden proposes ambitious plan for solar energy

Building and installing enough solar panels to generate up to 45% of the country’s energy needs will strain manufacturers and the energy industry, increasing the demand for materials like aluminum, silicon, steel and glass. The industry will also need to find and train tens of thousands of workers quickly. Some worker groups have said that in the rush to build ...

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Director, New Business Development, VFX / Practical Effects

Jim Henson’s Creature Shop ™ provides digital visual effects, animatronic creatures, animation and flexible puppets to the international film, television, online and advertising industries and is based in Los Angeles and New York with international satellite warehouse capabilities. We are currently looking for a Director of New Business Development, VFX / Practical Effects to research, present and close new income ...

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