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An Indian design brand hits cinematic high with an exclusive Top Gun franchise collaboration



An Indian design brand hits cinematic high with an exclusive Top Gun franchise collaboration


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An Indian design brand hits cinematic high with an exclusive Top Gun franchise collaboration

For hobby pilot and brand consultant Akshay Sharma, a venture that began in a serendipitous moment — when he could not find a wooden replica of a vintage aircraft propeller he wanted as a decor accessory for his newly built home — is now paying global dividends.

His boutique decor brand, WoodFeather, has been picked by Paramount Pictures’ Top Gun franchise, starring Tom Cruise, to design, create and sell, globally, propellers inspired by Maverick, the next movie in the super-successful series.

Two years ago when Sharma stumbled upon an article on Maverick, which will release in July 2021, something sort of clicked in his head. “I felt goosebumps go up my arms. It would have been a missed opportunity if I did not do something with Top Gun,” he says, the excitement palpable

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Qello Concerts by Stingray Named Exclusive Livestreaming Partner of Renowned Montreux Jazz Festival

  • Qello Concerts by Stingray announces multi-year deal to livestream upcoming concerts of the Montreux Jazz Festival

MONTREAL, Feb. 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Stingray Group Inc. (TSX: RAY. A; RAY.B), a leading music, media, and technology company, today announced that it has joined forces with world-renowned Montreux Jazz Festival to livestream exclusive concerts to Qello Concerts by Stingray — the world’s leading streaming service for full-length, on-demand concerts and music documentaries. Under the agreement, Qello Concerts will livestream concerts from the 55th edition, which will take place from July 2 to July 17, 2021. The livestreams will be available to watch free of charge so anyone, wherever they are, can enjoy the magic of the festival. Additionally, the streaming platform will feature high quality content produced by Montreux Media Ventures.

Qello Concerts by Stingray already has access to over 50 concerts from Montreux Jazz Festival, including rare and iconic

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Justice Society: World War II – Exclusive Trailer Debut

IGN is excited to debut the first trailer for Justice Society: World War II, due out later this year on Blu-ray and Digital from Warner Bros. Animation and Warner Bros. Home Entertainment.Produced by Warner Bros. Animation, DC, and Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, the movie is officially described as a “time-skipping World War II thriller” that sees Barry Allen’s travel back in time thanks to his first encounter with the Speed Force.

You can watch our exclusive trailer debut for Justice Society: World War II in the player below:This is the 42nd entry in the DC Universe Movie franchise and the first to feature this Golden Age superhero team. The Justice Society previously appeared in various live-action incarnations on television in Smallville, The CW’s Arrowverse, and Stargirl.

Justice Society will make their live-action big-screen debut in Black Adam, starring Dwayne Johnson.

As detailed in our explainer on DC’s Justice Society

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Veloz Aiming to Win Back International Partners for Venezuelan Productions as it Launches Streaming Service (EXCLUSIVE)

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Caracas-based Veloz Distribución may be the only Venezuelan company attending Cannes’s Marché du Film this year, but the five-year-old shingle has some impressive film and TV projects in development, including the latest work by celebrated auteur Román Chalbaud.

Headed by actress Elaiza Gil and writer-director Edgar Rocca, Veloz is also in the process of launching VelozStreaming, a new VOD service described as “more of a virtual cinema” and “a little in the spirit of MUBI.” The company is on the lookout for films for the platform as well as for another new Venezuelan streaming service, Click a Cine, established by a group of filmmakers, producers and actors, among them producer Carlos Malavé.

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Chalbaud, the iconic Venezuelan filmmaker whose debut feature, “Adolescence of Cain,” premiered in San Sebastian in 1959 alongside Alfred Hitchcock’s “North By Northwest,” is next directing “Violence,” a

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