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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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Film Review: Justice League, the movie? Warner chief sets sights on team-up film and ‘reinventing’ Batman

Ben Fritz sat down with top Warner Bros. executive Jeff Robinov for a profile piece that ran Tuesday in the Los Angeles Times business section. Fritz also brought back this Hero Complex report on the future of key DC Comics properties … Continue reading

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Launch of the new SXSW iPhone application

Launch of the new SXSW iPhone application Xomo has become the first provider to deliver a feature-rich native Mobile Event Guide app for iPhone, Android, BlackBerry and Windows Phone 7 smartphone devices, with another version specifically for iPad users. The … Continue reading

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7 MAJOR TIPS TO IMMEDIATELY INCREASE YOUR FILM’S VALUE & PROFIT POTENTIAL

7 MAJOR TIPS TO IMMEDIATELY INCREASE YOUR FILM’S VALUE & PROFIT POTENTIAL (Part 2) TIP #4: Develop a Following In the current social media milieu, one can no longer ignore the power of creating a following. Developing a following for … Continue reading

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Susan Sarandon To Be Feted At BAM

A real, honest-to-goodness movie star will grace the agonizingly chic borough of Brooklyn when screen goddess (and serious actress) Susan Sarandon is feted at the Brooklyn Academy of Music this coming weekend. Starting on Thursday and running through Sunday, the … Continue reading

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Can Film Festivals Work Together?

Can film festivals work together? That was one of the provocative questions brought up on the first full day of the International Film Festival Summit, a “meeting of the minds” event that is bringing together leading film festival reps in … Continue reading

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Capitalism: A Love Story

American filmmaker Michael Moore marks the 20th anniversary of his debut film “Roger and Me,” which won the Toronto Film Festival’s People’s Choice award back in 1989, with a new documentary: “Capitalism, a love story.”

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Can Movies Make a Difference?

In 1994, Quentin Taratino wrote a fictional story about Mickey & Mallory Knox, a honeymoon couple who, as a perverse aphrodisiac, randomly shot and killed over 50 people. Oliver Stone directed the film and the week it opened, a real … Continue reading

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