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Congrats to 'Chasing Robert Barker,' Indiewire's Project of the Week!

By Indiewire | Indiewire March 18, 2013 at 6:02PM

Thanks to your votes, paparazzo doc "Chasing Robert Barker" won this weekend’s Project of the Week contest!
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Thanks to your votes, paparazzo doc "Chasing Robert Barker" won this weekend’s Project of the Week contest!

Congratulations to “Chasing Robert Barker" director Daniel Florêncio. The filmmaker will receive a digital distribution consultation from SnagFilms and the film is now officially a candidate for Project of the Month. That winner will be awarded with a consultation from the Sundance Institute.

Here's what the project's about:

David is a photographer with a tormented past and a solitary lifestyle who now works as a paparazzi in London. His very limited social circle revolves around his work and a manipulative tabloid journalist, Olly.

One night, David receives a tip off from a source, and manages to snap famous film actor Robert Barker dining with a young brunette. Not satisfied, Olly pushes David into pursuing Robert Barker to get more compromising pictures of the couple. In this chase, David's past starts unravelling, and he's forced to face the damage that a tabloid fabrication caused to his own life.

For more on the project, visit the project's page here.

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