Animal Content in Entertainment (ACE) is a program run by The HSUS's Los Angeles Office team. Its mission is to support and encourage the inclusion of animal issues in television and film. More
"Noah," directed by Darren Aronofsky and starring Russell Crowe, uses computer-generated imagery instead of animal actors. The film opens at theaters on March 28, 2014.
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From consultation to research to footage and other resources, ACE is here to help your project make it to the big or small screen. See what we can do
PBS Nature documentary "Parrot Confidential" shows the complex issues surrounding keeping exotic birds as pets. Watch the documentary
February 13, 2014
The Vampire Diaries star Paul Wesley has written a letter urging pork industry giant Seaboard Corporation to end its use of controversial and inhumane gestation crates. These cages are used to confine breeding pigs. They are so small the animals cannot even turn around. Seaboard is one of the largest pork producers in the United States and raises more than 4.3 million pigs each year.
February 10, 2014
"Noah" director Darren Aronofsky forgoes animal actors for CGI technology.
February 3, 2014
Laura Marano, star of the Disney Channel’s Austin & Ally, has taken on a new role in The Humane Society of the United States’ first-ever Meatless Monday poster campaign.
January 24, 2014
Read about the past winners of the Animal Content in Entertainment (ACE) Documentary Film Grant program.
January 24, 2014
Find out what The HSUS's Animal Content in Entertainment (ACE) program can do to help you portray animal issues in television and film.