Motion Picture Sound Editors Re-Elect Mark Lanza as President - Film News in Brief Reset Film Press Mark in brief to announce that he will be a President
The Motion Sound Picture Sound Editors announced the reelection of Mark Lanza to a two-year term as president. David Barber was elected to two years term secretary, which he held by interim basis for the past year.
Lanza and Barber will join the continuing board members Steve Urban, Jeremy Gordon and Christopher Reeves.
I am proud to be an MPSE member and I'm grateful to my fellow members for entrusting me to another term as president, said Lanza.
Lanzas previous sound work includes Glory, an Academy award-winner for best sound, Born on the Fourth of July and JFK, both of which received Oscar nominations for sound.
Barbers previous work as a sound editor and re-recording mixer includes being voted three times the MPSE Golden Reel Awards, most recently in 2018, in the category of In Search of Fellini.
The 69th Annual Golden Reel Awards for MPSE is scheduled for March 13th.
The Gotham Film & Media Institute announced the five winners of the third annual Focus Features / JetBlue Student Short Film Showcase on Nov. 29.
The winners include Evan Bode, Jorge G. Camarena, Akanksha Chawla, Jun Hee Han and J. Sean Smith, who will receive a $10,000 grant and see their films shown for 'year on JetBlues seatback entertainment system and on Focus Features digital streaming platforms. The winning filmmakers will also receive ongoing mentorship and workshopping opportunities from The Gotham.
As the short films showcase has introduced us to a very diverse talent, we will be pleased to work with many universities this year. As we run this program year on year, the young filmmakers we support are incredibly successful, such as Kristi Hoi, who's short No Law, No Heaven was recently the best of our year in the arts and he has gotten the student award from the Gotham Film & Media Institute.
The film, created and produced by Drljaa, follows a timid teen girl (Pavle Cemerkic) who meets sexy and tainted women from obstructive family. The two can make ties as the real story of the story and explore the future of resuscitation and torture.
We are thrilled to bring this deeply moving film to audiences across the US and Canada, said Game Theory director, Hilary Hart.
The White Fortress was the world premiere at the Berlin Intl. Film Festival in its Generation 14 section. After the announcement was announced, Bosnia and Herzegovina will select their successors at 94 Academy Awards.