'Mockingjay -- Part 2' Editor on Cutting On-the-Go

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Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Parts 1 and 2 editor Alan Bell talks to Red Shark News about the breakneck speed at which he and co-editors Mark Yoshikawa and Jennifer Vecchiarello had to cut the blockbuster films.

"My big prep thing was that I built the trailer,” says Bell. “Because we had such an accelerated post schedule on Mockingjay 1, and because it was such a long shoot, it would be a good idea if I had a cutting room on set. I had two: one in the trailer and at the studio next to Mark's.”



Legrand | AV Hires Rob Atkins as Middle Atlantic Regional Brand Sales Manager

Middle Atlantic Products, a brand of Legrand | AV, today announced today that Rob Atkins has joined the company as regional brand sales manager, southeast. In this position, Atkins will work closely with sales teams and product management to foster relationships with local integrators and consultants by providing brand expertise relative to the Middle Atlantic portfolio of solutions including racks, technical furniture, and power.


Orenda Education Installs BenQ's Short-Throw Interactive Projectors at New Horizons

BenQ, an internationally renowned provider of visual display solutions, today announced that New Horizons School, part of the Orenda Education Charter School District in Texas, successfully installed BenQ's short-throw interactive projectors in its classrooms. BenQ's interactive short-throw education projectors are transforming the classroom, enhancing learning with multitouch interactivity and outstanding picture quality and brightness.


Riedel at the 2019 NAMM Show

At the 2019 NAMM Show in Anaheim, California, Riedel Communications will showcase its latest innovations in real-time signal distribution and networking solutions for live performance and broadcast. Riedel solutions — including the Artist digital matrix intercom and Bolero wireless intercom system in both integrated and standalone deployments — will be in real-world use supporting the Grand Plaza Stage, Taylor Booth stage, and the Arena Stage during NAMM.