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    The Films Of Nicolas Cage: A Retrospective

    Yes, the career of Nicolas Cage has taken what one can argue is a serious nosedive in recent years. His frightening hairline has become the butt of endless jokes, his personal life is always a mess (he named his son Kal-El after Superman and he's on his third wife), and his take-a-paycheck career ch...

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    Review: Chris Eska's Meditative, Slow-Burn Civil War Drama 'The Retrieval'

    Chris Eska’s beautifully made Civil War drama “The Retrieval,” which opens at Film Forum April 2, is a quietly stirring journey into America’s ravaged heartland of 1864. It follows three black men, two fully grown and one barely on the cusp of adolescence, as they walk North and navigate the complex...

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    Review of Freida Mock's Anita: The Story of a Hero

    Director Freida Mock does justice to a woman who stood up for the truth.

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    Shifting The Conversation On Black Cinema Towards The Love Of Film & Away From Box Office

    Shifting The Conversation On Black Cinema Towards The Love Of Film & Away From Box Office

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    Tribeca Unveils Talks and Panels Lineup; Includes Kevin Spacey, Aaron Sorkin, Bryan Cranston and More

    The 2014 Tribeca Film Festival (TFF) has unveiled its lineup for this year’s Tribeca Talks and Tribeca Innovation Week’s Future of Film series. Included in the mix are Kevin Spacey, Ron Howard, Michael Douglas, Aaron Sorkin, Thelma Schoonmaker, Skip Lievsay, Lee Daniels, Terence Winter, Bryan Crans...

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    Tribeca Announces All Star Lineup for 2014 Tribeca Talks Series; Kevin Spacey, Aaron Sorkin, and Lee Daniels On Tap

    Today, the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival announced its lineup for the 2014 Tribeca Talks and Tribeca Innovation Week’s Future of Film series.

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    Women Filmmakers: Applications Now Open for $15,000 in Film Finishing Fund Grants

    Applications are now being accepted through June 6 for the Women In Film Foundation’s 2014 Film Finishing Fund grants. Women In Film will give up to $15,000 in cash, in-kind and consultation grants for the selected entries.

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    Exclusive: Here's the Stunning SXSW Award-Winning Poster for 'Big Significant Things'

    Over the weekend, the stunning poster for the SXSW drama "Big Significant Things" won the Audience Award for Excellence in Poster Design. Below, check out the poster and as a bonus, take a look at an alternate poster for the film (an Indiewire exclusive), designed by Polish artist Gabz.

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    Interview: Haiti's Ciné Institute Founder David Belle On Cultivating A Local Film Industry & More

    Interview: Haiti's Ciné Institute Founder David Belle On Cultivating A Local Film Industry & More

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    Oscar-Winning Actress Melissa Leo Hosts Acting Workshop in NYC

    Oscar-Winner Melissa Leo is one of acting's preeminent talents today. Recently, it was announced that she will be teaching a 2 day acting workshop on May 10th-11th, 2014 in New York City.

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    George Tillman Jr Eyeing Fox's Adaptation Of Nicholas Sparks Novel 'The Longest Ride'

    George Tillman Jr Eyeing Fox's Adaptation Of Nicholas Sparks Novel 'The Longest Ride'

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    New Photos & Poster Of 'Godzilla'; Gareth Edwards Reveals How He Got The Gig

    If you read our 100 Most Anticipated Films of 2014 feature, and you should, you’ll know that the only tentpoles that made it into the top 25 were Christopher Nolan's "Interstellar," "Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes" from director Matt Reeves and the new “Godzilla” by filmmaker Gareth Edwards. Edwards...

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    In Other Words: The Translational Challenges of Dubbing and Subtitling

    This is a fascinating account of what dubbing can do to enhance films and how an Arabic translator meets the challenges of dubbing!

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    A Second Look At STARZ's 50 Cent-Produced Drama 'Power' Starring Omari Hardwick, Naturi Naughton

    A Second Look At STARZ's 50 Cent-Produced Drama 'Power' Starring Omari Hardwick, Naturi Naughton

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    Exclusive: Get Nervous With Clip From 'Breathe In' Starring Felicity Jones & Guy Pearce

    Last year at the Sundance Film Festival, we noted that Drake Doremus' "Breathe In" was "one of the most emotionally poignant and heartbreaking movies" that screened in Park City. And if the film starring Guy Pearce, Felicity Jones and Amy Ryan may have fallen off your radar, be prepared to put it ba...

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    5 Best Bets on TV This Week: Marvel Expands Its Universe, Geraldine Ferraro Gets a Doc and 'Adventure Time' Closes Out Its Season

    Marvel, Showtime, HBO, and Cartoon Network all offer some quality viewings this week in the wide world of TV.

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    Review: Big Oil & 'Big Men' Collide In Brad Pitt-Produced Documentary About African Oil

    While "Big Men" opens with quotes about greed from economist Milton Friedman and the film "Treasure Of The Sierra Madre," it's a line of dialogue from another movie struck me watching Rachel Boynton's documentary: "There's a whole ocean of oil under our feet! No one can get at it except for me!" Tho...

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    Please, 'Veronica Mars,' Think Like a Fan

    The founders of VHX, the direct-to-fan distribution platform that also works with Kickstarter to fulfill digital download promises to backers, respond to the technical problems fans faced while trying to download their "free" digital copy of "Veronica Mars."

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    Why Miami Is Celebrating a Cinematic Revolution

    While the rest of the world bemoans the decay of cinema, in Miami, where everything is barefoot and fancy-free, the city is celebrating its re-birth.

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    A Pastry-Covered Hammer: Wes Anderson's "Grand Budapest Hotel"

    Critics praise the beautiful surface of Wes Anderson's latest, but miss the steel beneath it.

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