• Industry Funding Cuts: What Then?

    Artwork by Steven E. Gordon An interesting question was brought up in our Twitter feed recently by @DrScottRoss: What will you do when your government pulls the tax credits and subsidies? Is the elimination of these government tax credits actually a possibility? Our government favours healthy industries and job creation but certainly won’t artificially sustain [...]

    Industry Funding Cuts: What Then?
  • Low, Flat, Overworked and Poor: Problems and Solutions for an Unstable Industry

    Last week, news that Digital Domain Media Group Inc. declared bankruptcy shook the VFX industry without being much of a surprise. Rumors of the VFX giant’s fate came to fruition on September 11th as total debts were listed at $214.9 million (U.S.) and the company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Hundreds of workers lost [...]

    Low, Flat, Overworked and Poor: Problems and Solutions for an Unstable Industry
  • Trend Alert: Foreign VFX Giants Setting Up Shop in LA

    London’s Moving Picture Company (MPC) recently announced the opening of a pre-production studio in Santa Monica, California. What’s behind the move? His this the beginning of a new trend? Front office in LA, to get involved in earlier stages of decision process and than outsourcing the work to their subsidiaries or less expensive offices in [...]

    Trend Alert: Foreign VFX Giants Setting Up Shop in LA
  • The Current State of the Entertainment and Media (E&M) Industry: Four Key Challenges

    After recovering from the 2008 recession, the E&M industry is now faced with new challenges: adjusting to the globalization of the industry and keeping up with a fast-paced and cutting-edge digital world. Not only do companies need to shift from physical to digital technologies and change their business models to include all the new digital [...] Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

    The Current State of the Entertainment and Media (E&M) Industry: Four Key Challenges

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Production Problems : Solving the industry Crisis with Management, not with a Union

Production Problems : Solving the industry Crisis with Management, not with a Union

Three months ago, Eric Roth, the executive director of the visual effects society have posted on the VES website an open letter to the VFX and to the entertainment industry. The letter talked about the problems the industry is currently facing including the outsourcing of specialized work, the lack of recognition for accomplishment of VFX [...]

Welcome to Talk Management blog

Hi everyone, It’s been a long time since we wanted to share with the industry our views, our findings and provide key information to the people working in the media & entertainment. Here at Talk Management System, we focus on project management in general, but we want & will speak about: a) Editorial content b) [...] Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

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