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2014-08-05 23:10:40

Hot Springs International Horror Film Festival & Theater of Horror Presented by the Hot Springs Arts & Film Institute at the Historic Central Theater, Hot Springs National Park, AR, October 2014 Hot Springs National Park, AR (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 From Oct 23rd - Oct 26th the festival screens films in the Horror, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres, bringing together filmmakers, celebrities & fans from around the world. (promotional video link by Fuzz on the Lens...

2014-08-05 16:26:18

NEW YORK, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) (TSX: IMX) today announced that Richard Gelfond, Chief Executive Officer of IMAX Corporation, will present at the Canaccord Genuity 34th Annual Growth Conference on Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, at 2:30 pm ET. The conference is being held at the InterContinental Boston. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20111107/MM01969LOGO The conference will be webcast live and can be accessed by visiting the 'Investor Relations'...

2014-08-05 12:35:47

DANIA BEACH, Fla., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Magic Leap, Inc., a developer of novel human computing interfaces and software, announced today that Dave Gibbons has joined the company to serve as a creative advisor and will be developing projects and IP designed to take advantage of the next personal computing platform. Dave Gibbons is the co-creator of "Watchmen," the best-selling graphic novel of all-time and, as an artist and writer, has worked on many other comic classics like...

2014-08-05 12:28:50

HICKSVILLE, N.Y., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sam Ash Music extends its gratitude to the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) for recognizing its online sales efforts and awarding Sam Ash the distinction of Best Online Presentation at the fourth annual NAMM Top 100 Dealer Award ceremony at the Summer NAMM show in Nashville, Tennessee. Sammy Ash, COO of Sam Ash Music and third-generation co-owner of Sam Ash Music Corp. received the award on behalf of the company on July 18....

2014-08-05 12:28:44

Ci Utilized to Streamline Submission Process, Judges Review & On-site Production Workflow CULVER CITY, Calif., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With over 3000 entries from 61 countries, the 2014 Festival del film Locarno team took an innovative approach to organize film submissions, help programmers review films efficiently, and streamline some of their onsite production workflows. Requiring a solution that could handle a wide range of films and formats as well as an easy-to-use...

2014-08-05 08:42:57

CARLSTADT, N.J., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jinpan International Limited (Nasdaq: JST), a leading designer, manufacturer, and distributor of cast resin transformers, today announced that it plans to release its second quarter 2014 financial results on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 before the market opens. The Company will hold a conference call at 8:30 a.m. ET on Tuesday, August 12, 2014, to review its second quarter 2014 financial results, key market initiatives and business...

2014-08-05 08:30:22

Producer and inventor US Candy Network joins forces with Regout Group VENRAY, The Netherlands, August 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The mobile vending machine MARV (Media & Advertising Racing Vehicle), that offers a thousand possibilities to customers, is a worldwide hit. All major companies and store chains in the world are calling Dutch producer US Candy Network (USCN) to order one. To supply 6100 machines in the next two years USCN has joined forces with the Regout Group....

2014-08-03 23:01:48

Pixel Film Studios announced today the release of ProFlare 5k, which 30 transitions designed only for Final Cut Pro X. Aliso Viejo, California (PRWEB) August 03, 2014 Plugin developers for Pixel Film Studios have announced ProFlare 5k for Final Cut Pro X. “Our goal with ProFlare 5k was to give users 5k quality Lens Flare composite footage” Said Christina Austin, CEO of Pixel Film Studios. “We’re proud of ProFlare 5k and I know our users will find this composite footage useful.”...

2014-07-31 23:16:08

CARBRIO makes it possible for busy Washingtonians to get an environmentally friendly premium hand car wash, exactly when and where they want it, for flat fee prices starting at $15. Carbrio's system modernizes the car wash experience to respect the customer's time, desire for value and high expectations and sets the standard for the car wash of the future. Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Carbrio, the first car wash that comes to the customer’s car door, on-demand at their...

2014-07-31 23:14:22

In the home of Entertainment, Los Angeles, Experts discuss Financial Literacy and Distribution to help educate on the business side of the creative process. Los Angeles CA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 In the city known as the home of Entertainment, Los Angeles, Experts discuss Financial Literacy and Distribution to help educate on the business side of the creative process. Announcing the video for the Financial Literacy and Distribution panel was uploaded to YouTube...


Latest Film Reference Libraries

Kraken
2013-09-16 08:51:29

The Kraken is a legendary sea monster that lives in the waters off Norway and Greenland. The legend itself may have originated from sightings of giant squid that can grow 40 - 50 feet in length. It was classified as a cephalopod and given the scientific name Microcosmus marinus by Carolus Linnaeus in 1735. In 1746 he called it Singulare monstrum meaning a unique monster. In 1752-1753 bishop of Bergen, Erik Pontoppidan, described the Kraken as sometimes being mistaken for an island and...

Issie
2013-09-06 09:50:14

Issie is a lake monster claimed to inhabit Lake Ikeda, on Kyushu Island in Japan. The name Issie was formed as an analogy to “Nessie”, the Loch Ness Monster. The legend comes from a myth that Issie was a white mare and had a foal. They lived on the shores of Lake Ikeda. When her foal was kidnapped by a samurai, she searched desperately to find it. In despair she jumped into the lake and was transformed into the lake monster. When she surfaces, the legend says she is searching for her...

Giant Anaconda
2013-08-12 13:07:11

The anaconda is a large snake found in South America and the green anaconda is considered to be one of the largest snakes in the world. The word anaconda may have derived from the Tamil word anaikondran, meaning elephant killer, or anaikkonda, meaning having killed an elephant. The word anaconda was first used in a 1768 description of a large snake found in Ceylon (Sri Lanka) and became a myth, the anaconda of Ceylon. An average size for the anaconda is about 20 feet and weighing 330...

Beast of Gevaudan
2013-08-04 06:59:16

The beast of Gevaudan is a man-eating wolf-like animal that resided in the Margeride Mountains of Gevaudan from 1764 to 1767. It was described as having remarkable teeth and long tail. Its fur was tinted white and emitted an unbearable odor. It was said that its victims were killed by the beast ripping at the throat. An estimated 210 attacks were documented; all were men that resulted in 113 deaths and 49 injuries with 98 of the victims partly eaten. Many of the attacks happened while...

800px-Subadult_Spinosaurus
2012-03-22 22:37:37

Spinosaurus, meaning “Spine lizard,” is a genus of theropod dinosaur from the lower Albian to lower Cenomanian stages of the Mid Cretaceous Period (112 to 97 million years ago). It lived in what is now North Africa. The type species is S. aegyptiacus. A potential second species, S. maroccanus, was discovered in Morocco. It was the first known dinosaur fossil from Egyptian remains discovered in 1912 and described by German paleontologist Ernst Stromer in 1915. The original remains were...

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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.