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Oscar 90 Screener Distribution Notes

For the 90th Academy Awards, the Alpha60 team decided to sample the screener season using a new methodology: from December 22, 2017 until the week after the Oscar ceremony (March 11, 2018), we sampled all torrents either the strings DVDSCR or variants or from a nominated film. 15 more words

Towards a theory on leaks as a specific media genre...

Great work, love this. The Leak as Genre: An Introduction. Thanks Gabi!

Especially relevant as the DVDSCR season is in full swing in anticipation of the Oscar 2018 nominations… which are announced on January 23, 2018.


Early to the Theater - Film Stars Don't Die In Liverpool Review

Recently Jen and Achariya have been fortunate enough to review films prior to wide release. We’re very excited about today’s entry, a screener that Jen received from Sony Pictures Classics. 1,305 more words


Articles on leaked screeners; Hamilton uploads; the politics of race in cultural distribution

Variety article on the leak of screeners of I, TonyaCall Me By Your Name, and Lady Bird: http://variety.com/2017/digital/news/lady-bird-call-me-by-your-name-i-tonya-leak-pirated-copies-1202648998/

Mashable article on vids of Hamilton being uploaded to PornHub: http://mashable.com/2017/12/29/hamilton-pirates-pornhub/?utm_cid=mash-com-Tw-main-link#me4_8Sl8sGqW… 19 more words

Crisis Intervention: When to call for help.

Currently I am a Community Integration Counselor for a fee for service mental health agency that provides psychiatric rehabilitation for individuals that have a psychiatric disability.   674 more words

(Ch. 12) Film Screenings, Junkets, & Getting Access

Getting Access to Film Screenings

Every major film studio has agents (or film publicists) to work with the media. Pre-release screenings are set up in major metropolitan areas, and film critics are invited to these and usually offered the best seats in the house. 969 more words

Most Common Misconceptions About TSA

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The good, old TSA (Transportation Security Administration)…others may like to refer to as “Thousands Standing Around”, “Toiletry Search Agency”, “Total Scam Artist”, “Thuggish Stupid As*holes” or any other creative or insulting acronyms one may or can seem to come up with, has definitely earned its bad rep, from drug busts, to body scanners, to thefts, to inappropriate pat downs, and etc.  1,338 more words