It's been about two and a half weeks since the Platinum Pias Community Awards Show for Artists and we've been getting requests for showing a video of the event. For this reason we created a Platinum Pias compilation film that runs about three and a half minutes and can be seen here on the Lights Camera [...]
Yes, tomorrow is the Platinum Pias Community Awards Show for Actors and Artists who are Making a Difference in their Communities and Internationally! The Pias are no cost to attend because they are a community project! What: the Platinum Pias Where: DCTV, 87 Lafayette Street, near Canal Street When: Monday, March 20, 6:30pm Why: to [...]
It seems like sites all over the internet are covering the Platinum Pias Community Awards Shows for Artists. Even new blogs like MovieProcess.org. This coming awards show is looking to be the most exciting yet! We'll see you then in just over a week!
As someone who speaks to college classes on occasion, I inevitably get asked about movie funding. Why? Probably because it is becoming increasingly difficult to acquire funds for movies or other creative projects, therefore new approaches are needed. One of the reasons that it is becoming more difficult to get funding for films is because [...]
Artists need housing and thankfully there is a new website that addresses just that issue. It is called quite appropriately NYC Housing Lottery and documents the journey of seeking housing for artists. Check it out here.
There's some nice coverage on the Lights Camera Read site on the Platinum Pias Community Awards Show for Artists Making a Difference. With the Golden Globes last night we are reminded of the important role that artists play in our society - a reminder also that the Pias are meant to evoke.
This is a reminder that the "Thrillumentary" auditions are tomorrow. For details on when and where please visit the "Thrillumentary" website.
Things have been quite busy here at the Platinum Pias headquarters with the holidays and all, so we didn't get around to formally announcing yesterday's latest. The big news is that the nominees of the 2017 Platinum Pias have been named. Please check it out if you haven't already. As you will see there are [...]
Breaking news from the 8th Annual Platinum Pias Community Awards Show for Artists front - the date has been set for the program! It is, Monday, March 20, 2017 at 6:30 pm at the Downtown Community Television Center at 87 Lafayette Street, New York, NY. Yes, we are doing a second year at DCTV. The [...]
The Art Gush Method of Digital Filmmaking is alive and well. It looks like Lights Camera Read has hit another home run with this one. Art Gush will have a presence at this year's Platinum Pias Community Awards Show for Artists as will the mystery-thriller "Thrillumentary." "Thrillumentary" is the feature film in development that is [...]