• Give Away One Million Dollars in Free Films? “Absolutely!” Says Acowsay Cinema.

    by / September 16, 2019 /

    Acowsay Cinema has always been driven to give back. What began as an opportunity for every employee to donate $5,000 worth of video services each year to a charity of their choice, has lead to giving away over $100,000 to date. In 2019 the team has decided to take it one step further and is proud to share: Inspired by Story.

    Inspired by Story represents the company's passion for stories about people and the work they are doing to change the world. The purpose has always been to spread[Read More]

  • Directors Set Up Shop As Plural

    by / September 16, 2019 /

    This past July, a collaborative team of directors joined forces to create Plural.

    Though unique in their own expertise and vision, all are equally hardworking and driven. These similarities, along with their industry experience, bring a distinct vision to their clients.

    Plural takes on projects with a director-driven approach. Having the ability to access the creative and practical expertise of the entire team delivers work that is fully developed to reach its highest creative[Read More]

  • Patrick Pierson Presents: All Together Now

    by / September 16, 2019 /

    Many of you out there know Patrick Pierson. He's a director over at Drive Thru Productions. What you may not know is that this dude loves the Minnesota State Fair. And what better way to share his love for the fair than by filming his experience? Here's Patrick's take on this lovely little piece:

    I finally captured the Minnesota State Fair in a way that tapped into my nostalgia of it. Granted, it took 60-year-old lenses with some moxie and patience.

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  • boatBurner and ARGO Debut “The Calling”

    by / September 12, 2019 /

    Hunting season is quickly approaching, and ARGO XTVs are ready to take you places where others can’t. boatBurner is introducing its first short film for ARGO titled “The Calling.”

    As outdoor enthusiasts, boatBurner understands the excitement for the crisp fall, revisiting the hunting stories of the past, and the opportunity to create new lifelong memories. “The Calling” takes you on a nostalgic journey every hunter can relate to—and raises a profound question about the spo[Read More]

  • Great Clips & Noah Syndergaard Present $40,000 Donation To NYC School

    by / September 8, 2019 /

    Bloomington-based Great Clips, the world’s largest salon brand, recently announced that up to $400,000 USD will be donated to over 100 deserving schools across the U.S. and Canada as a result of the company’s Back-to-School campaign.

    To kick off the donations, Great Clips will visit P.S. 111 Adolph S. Ochs Elementary School located in New York City’s Hell’s Kitchen today to hand-deliver supplies to students and participate in a check presentation celebration. Special guests, i[Read More]

  • Public Works Tries To Best Boyd Huppert In Emmy Nominations. Comes Up Woefully Short With Only One

    by / September 8, 2019 /

    From the desks of Public Works...

    Anyone who has ever attended an Upper Midwest Emmy Awards Gala knows that Boyd Hubert usually takes home about a million statues for his thoughtful, heartstring-tugging stories told on KARE 11 News. But luckily for the rest of us, Boyd doesn’t make sports documentaries. So Public Works was able to gain their lone Emmy Nomination for the show Dream. State.

    Produced in association in with The State of Hockey, the show follows[Read More]