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    Columbia University Film Festival Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Women Filmmakers Panel

    Columbia University School of the Arts Film Program and Film Society of Lincoln Center are partnering to celebrate 25 years of the Columbia University Film Festival. Events include a presentation of some of the best short films from Columbia graduates over the last 25 years and a panel of some of Co...

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    Matthew Weiner to Make Feature Directorial Debut with 'You Are Here'

    Gilbert Films has announced that Matthew Weiner's feature directorial debut "You Are Here" will start production in May 2012 in North Carolina.

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    Chris Rock-Produced Late Night Series Starring W. Kamau Bell Coming To FX Network

    The FX network has greenlit a new weekly half-hour late night series exec-produced by Chris Rock, starring standup comedian W. Kamau Bell, in which he'll "dissect politics, pop culture, race, religion, the media and sex."

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    Revolution and Resignation: Director Jon Shenk Talks About 'The Island President'

    Jon Shenk's profile of Mohamed Nasheed, the first democratically elected leader of the Republic of Maldives, "The Island President," opens today at New York's Film Forum, following a surge of press after Nasheed was forced to leave office following a coup d'etat by loyalists to his predecessor, dict...

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    Djo Munga ("Viva Riva!") Preps "Norwegian Crime In Congo" Doc; Gets Funding Boost

    Last we wrote about the Viva Riva! director was in December, when we announced the initiative called ImagiNations, created and spearheaded none other than Djo Tunda Wa Munga and Steve Markovitz (his Viva Riva! producer).

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    Criticwire Picks: 'The Island President' Highlights a Weekend of Dealing with Threats

    This weekend at the cinema is brought to you by the struggles of youth. Whether the threat is unnamed (emerging sexuality; a faceless, mystical home invader) or, perhaps more shockingly, entirely tangible (other kids), children are at the center of nearly all these tales.

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    From the Wire: Books to Films and Back

    How important is faithfulness to the success of a cinematic adaptation of a popular novel?

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    BAMcinemaFest Announces First 11 Titles; Includes US Debut of Cannes Hit 'Walk Away Renee'

    BAMcinemaFest, which in its fourth year has already gained a reputation for hosting the New York premieres of the year's strongest indie fare, has released a list of eleven titles that will premiere at this year's festival.

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    New Looks At Keira Knightley, Steve Carell & More In 'Seeking A Friend For The End Of The World'

    While we're waiting to see just what's in store with the high concept comedy "Seeking a Friend for the End of the World," the cast can't seem to stop raving about it. When we spoke to Keira Knightley at the beginning of the year, she said: "It's a very, very dark comed...

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    FREE Screening of FUTURESTATES Season 3 Films At Tribeca Film Fest (Tina Mabry Directed One Of Them)

    ITVS and the Tribeca Film Institute will be hosting a FREE screening of FUTURESTATES Season 3 on Saturday, April 21 at 2PM in New York City.

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