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India Comes To New York

New York City prides itself as being the “capital of the world”, as it has attracted immigrants from all over the globe and set up individual communities within the city’s urban grid. For the past few decades, the communities of … Continue reading

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Italian Neorealism At New York’s Lincoln Center

It doesn’t get much better than this…..the Film Society of Lincoln Center, which presents the New York Film Festival each Fall, is in the midst of a revelatory review of one of the major film movements of the 20th century, … Continue reading

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19th Annual Gotham Independent Film Awards

The 19th Annual Gotham Independent Film Award nominees are as follows: Best Feature Amreeka Cherien Dabis, director; Christina Piovesan, Paul Barkin, producers (National Geographic Entertainment) Big Fan Robert Siegel, director; Jean Kouremetis, Elan Bogarin, producers (First Independent Pictures) The Hurt … Continue reading

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IFP 2009 Independent Film Week and Conference

In the context of a weak economy, the scarcity of income generating outlets for independent productions, and the constantly rising number of prospective film makers, the 31st edition of the annual IFP, Independent Feature project was held from September 19 … Continue reading

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FFT Photo Coverage: Gen Art’s New York Premiere of BLACK DYNAMITE, sponsored by Three-O Vodka

Photos from Gen Art’s New York Premiere of “Black Dynamite,” sponsored by Three-O Vodka, which was held last night (October 8th, 2009) at the AMC Loews 19th street in New York City. Black Dynamite stars Michael Jai White, Kym Whitley, Tommy Davidson, … Continue reading

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New York Film Festival Film In Focus: Precious

Oscar, meet Precious……..the Academy Awards have just gotten their first blast of ghetto love with the rising tides surrounding the urban drama PRECIOUS: Based On A Novel By Sapphire by producer-turned-director Lee Daniels. The film, a major hit out of … Continue reading

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Music Films Rock Woodstock Film Festival

Woodstock is synonymous with music, so it makes perfect sense that one of the highlights of the Woodstock Film Festival is a series of highly anticipated music films. The films range from folk to rock to punk and everything in between, and … Continue reading

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Docurama Films Celebrates 10 Years

{loadposition docurama} Photo Credit: Kevin Yatarola New York, NY – On Tuesday NYC based DVD and digital distributor, Docurama Films, celebrated a decade of bringing the world documentary films.

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Woodstock Film Festival Celebrates 10th Anniversary

The Woodstock Film Festival, which opens this evening with a pre-Festival screening of Oscar winning documentarian Barbara Kopple’s WOODSTOCK: NOW AND THEN, is celebrating its 10th anniversary as one of the independent film festival’s most intriguing and enjoyable events.

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Romania Still On A Roll At NYFF

The global film industry is a road map of national cinemas that are viewed in ascendancy or in decline, sometimes both. In the past few years, there has been a good amount of attention paid to the emerging auteurs from … Continue reading

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