Audio-visual

Emilio Rojas Delivers Timely Pro-Immigrant Audiovisual In 'Walk Through Fire' Premiere: Watch

Venezuelan rapper Emilio Rojas makes an apt return to the scene with a timely musical offering in "Walk Through Fire," a brand new audiovisual that …

Ministers push for tech companies to do more to protect children online

Four senior Government ministers have joined forces to put pressure on leading technology companies to do more to protect children online.<p>Children …

News (Ireland)

'Mesmerising' Belgian film to get international release

Major arthouse sales agency The Match Factory, based in Cologne, has bought the rights to sell the upcoming Flemish film Girl to international …

Belgium

Project news.bridge is good to go - News - Innovation

Making audiovisual/broadcasting content available in virtually any language – this is the goal of news.bridge, yet another human language technology …

Natural Language Processing

Poland's CeTA Played Key Role in 'Loving Vincent'

<i>Loving Vincent,</i> directed by Dorota Kobiela and Hugh Welchman, is the world's first painted feature animation. This masterpiece of Polish and British …

Loving Vincent

Secuoya launches new business unit

Merging its corporate and digital units, leading Spanish broadcaster has launched Secuoya Nexus, targeting branded virtual reality (VR), augmented …

Marketing

Here, at last, is a 15-course meal to eat while marathoning the Lord Of The Rings trilogy

If the idea of watching all three <i>The Lord of the Rings</i> movies back-to-back is dangerously indulgent, watching all three <i>extended editions</i> of the movie …

Offbeat News

Kazakhstan Changes Its Alphabet. Again!

Kazakhstan has barely had time to start getting used to its new alphabet before the president decided to put out a new one. In this version, the …

Linguistics

Watch a music video for Portable's RANGEr project

The iconic band will perform their 3D audiovisual show at the festival in September.<p>In conversation about the new <i>Symphony Of Now</i> film, the veteran …

Music

Man appears in court half naked because his clothes 'wet'

A man who allegedly led police on a chase south of Taupo that ended when he dived into a river said he didn't wear clothes for his court appearance …

Mercedes-Benz

Amitabh greets audience as the ‘Voice of Maharashtra’

Mumbai “<i>Main Maharashtra</i>,” boomed actor Amitabh Bachchan’s baritone, welcoming investors to the Magnetic Maharashtra Convergence Global Summit 2018 …

India

Subtitle Heroes: Fansubbing Movie Criticized For Piracy Promotion

With many thousands of movies and TV shows being made available illegally online every year, a significant number will be enjoyed by speakers of …

LGBTQI

Guadalajara - Open For Business

LGBT+ people enjoy increasing recognition and acceptance in Guadalajara, which is known as the “gay capital of Mexico”. Today, there are more than 50 …

Mexico

Orient Hontai Capital Acquires Majority Stake in Mediapro’s Imagina Media Audiovisual

Orient Hontai Captial, one of China’s leading private equity groups, has confirmed an agreement to acquire a majority stake in Imagina Media …

Entertainment

Comments and queries for the week of February 16

I liked this season [of <i>Cardinal</i>] way more than Season 1, partly from the change of season but also because I thought the villain was way better this …

Entertainment (Canada)

Catalan Secession Move and Federal Takeover Costs Film Biz

Nobody knows anything,” screenwriter William Goldman famously said. He could have been talking about prospects for future film funding in Catalonia. …

Barcelona

Antifa Rages Against Google’s Dissident

James Damore is coming to Portland State, and ‘intersectionalists’ are issuing threats.<p>Portland, Ore.<p>I belong to Freethinkers of Portland State University, a skeptic student group. On Saturday we’re hosting a panel on diversity featuring James Damore, the Google employee who was fired last July for …

Rights & Freedoms

Court Orders Spanish ISPs to Block Pirate Sites For Hollywood

Determined to reduce levels of piracy globally, Hollywood has become one of the main proponents of site-blocking on the planet. To date there have …

LGBTQI

NFB and APTN enter into partnership to strengthen role of Indigenous Peoples and creators in the Canadian audiovisual industry

From a media release:<p>The National Film Board of Canada (NFB) and APTN announced today the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) that will …

Entertainment (Canada)

France Media Monde CEO steps down

The president and CEO of France Media Monde (FMM), the media group that includes Radio France Internationale, France 24 and MCD Doualiya, has been …

France

Man detained at Melbourne Pride March vows to boo Liberals again next year

"I intend to hire a megaphone and boo the Liberal Party contingent for the entire length of the Pride march, from beginning to end"The post Man …

Liberal Party

New 360-degree audiovisual installations in Berlin will feature Brian Eno, Thom Yorke, more

The "Hexadome" will host 360-degree installations and live performances from Ben Frost, Thom Yorke and Tarik Barri, Holly Herndon and Mat Dryhurst …

DJs

Flyover design: NIT expert to visit city

Expert from NIT-Warangal vetting the design of the NAD Flyover is expected to visit the city early next month before he gives his view.<p>The double …

India

Feature Archive: the Mémorial de Caen – FRENCH HISTORY NETWORK BLOG

<i>Each month, a postgraduate student or an early career researcher shares their experiences of using a particular archive. The overall aim of this</i> …

D Day

ISM Hexadome - An Immersive 360° Audiovisual Project

The ISM Hexadome by the Institute for Sound & Music is an immersive 360° audiovisual exhibition fusing art and technology. The project is a showcase …

Modern Art

Google Maps lists Waihopai spy base as 'best' audio visual rental service in NZ

Looking for a place to buy or rent the latest audio visual equipment? Don't listen to Google Maps and head for a controversial government spy base.

Kim Dotcom

VR / AR Fundamentals — 2) Audiovisual Spatiality & Immersion

<i>Fooling two eyes and two ears, moving around, and with an unframed image.</i><p>Welcome to the third of six weekly posts in sync with my “VR / AR …

Virtual Reality

Making Display Technology a Big Part of Your Digital Transformation Strategy

As enterprises look at opportunities for digital transformation in 2018, display technology and digital signage should be a big part of their …

Innovation

New to Edmiston Charter Fleet: Planet Nine

Edmiston has welcomed the brand-new, 240-foot NCA Carrara <i>Planet Nine</i> to the charter fleet. Planet Nine is a Tim Heywood design with Mediterranean …

Yachts

See with your ears: Spielberg and sound design

Because film is thought of as a primarily visual medium, it’s easy to overlook the integral role of sound design in on-screen storytelling – …

Steven Spielberg