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2017 Sundance Film Festival Awards Photo Coverage

Hostess Vanessa Wiillliams was a disaster on the big stage as she was neither funny nor compelling. But as expected some wonderful films were discovered. The most meticulous film was “Call Me By Your Name” directed by Luca Guadagnino as … Continue reading

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VR on the Mountain

During Sundance I was only able to enjoy two VR storytelling experiences, and both were great. At VR on the Mountain, hi-end Virtual Reality company HTC Vive set up shop and showcased different types of VR experiences. First up, “My … Continue reading

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Christopher Llewellyn Reed’s Top 10 2016 Feature Films

Below you will find a list of my Top 10 narrative features of 2016. Where I have previously written reviews of a movie, the title of that movie is hyperlinked to my original review. Where I have not (yet) reviewed a … Continue reading

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Rob Goald’s Top 10 of 2016

2016 was a challenging year for the motion picture business and the place of movies in our society and its culture. While the formula of the tent- pole is stronger than ever (ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY. DOCTOR STRANGE, … Continue reading

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Las Vegas Film Critics Society 2016 Awards

Las Vegas Film Critics Society[/caption] It was a mediocre year of some remarkable movies despite the continued strength of quality TV, as a member of the Las Vegas Film Critics Society, the below listing is forwarded to the academy for … Continue reading

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INTERVIEW | Todd Haynes on “Mildred Pierce”: Too racy for indies, but perfect for TV

INTERVIEW | Todd Haynes on “Mildred Pierce”: Too racy for indies, but perfect for TV by Eric Kohn   Kate Winslet and Todd Haynes on the set of “Mildred Pierce.” Image courtesy of HBO. Todd Haynes began his career as … Continue reading

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Five Myths about Pushing Social Media Marketing Content

Myths abound when it comes to social media marketing. There are plenty of tales of woe – and no shortage of advice. You have to be “real”. You have to make it your second career. And so on. If you … Continue reading

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MOTION PICTURE ACADEMY SHOCKER! EXCLUSIVE BEHIND-THE-SCENE DETAILS: Indie Queen Dawn Hudson Named CEO; Insider Ric Robertson Passed Over; Board Of Governors Was Deadlocked

THURSDAY 11:59 PM BREAKING NEWS… 2ND UPDATE WITH MORE EXCLUSIVE DETAILS… FRIDAY 2 AM WRITETHRU: This is a huge surprise: not just that Film Independent czarina Dawn Hudson was chosen as the new CEO by the uber-establishment Academy Of Motion … Continue reading

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Florida Film Festival starts tonight — a “muted” anniversary?

When it launched, twenty years ago, the Florida Film Festival was the only game in town, pretty much the only game in the region and the only festival on its given week on the calendar. A lot has changed in … Continue reading

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Thunderbird Film Festival features local talent

Thunderbird Film Festival Features Award Winning Local Talent An independent film is a labor of love. With little — if any — fiscal backing, independent film producers rely on vision and passion to develop something lasting and worthy of the … Continue reading

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