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    Jafar Panahi Protests Continue: Petition Shakes Up Pro-Gov't Media

    Jafar Panahi Protests Continue: Petition Shakes Up Pro-Gov't Media

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    Redford, Scorsese, De Niro, Coppola Call on Iran to Free Imprisoned Filmmaker

    With the Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in Manhattan today at the United Nations, a group of leading filmmakers have risen to the defense of one of their own after his arrest in March.

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    Lynn Redgrave Dies, Tough Time for Redgrave Family

    I feel for the Redgrave family, which has suffered so much loss in a short period. Lynn Redgrave, the youngest daughter of the great acting family of Michael Redgrave and Rachel Kemp, died Sunday night at age 67 at her home in Connecticut. Her recent autobiographical one-woman show Nightingale dealt...

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    Box Office: Holofcener's "Give" Pleases Audiences; "Centipede" Takes $12.5K (UPDATED)

    Specialty filmgoers certainly had a varied selection of options hitting arthouses this weekend. On the one end, there was Nicole Holofcener's "Please Give," a light-hearted morality tale about a bunch of inter-connected New Yorkers negotiating the guilt in their lives. And the other, well, there wa...

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    New York Diary: Tribeca Breakouts, MoMA and Fela!

    I love New York in spring (even when the temperature hits the 80s at Sunday's Yankee/White Sox game).

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    Tribeca's Image Problem: Wrapping Up The 2010 Fest

    With each passing year, complaints about the lackluster program of the Tribeca Film Festival sound more and more like a broken record. This time around, Martin Scorsese did, too.

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    Polanski Speaks Out, Wants Out

    On Sunday Roman Polanski stated that "he can remain silent no longer" over his still-unresolved rape case, now 33 years old, and distributed a statement to the media. Actually his old friend Bernard-Henri Lévy sent around the 908-word statement, reports the NYT.

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    A Smart Note to Twilight Fans from Bill Condon

    Writer-director Bill Condon is a smart cookie. On Saturday afternoon, he posted a note to Twilight fans on Facebook, beginning an engagement with them, letting them know he gets their world as he approached getting started on the final installment(s), Breaking Dawn. One of his tasks is going to be f...

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    "Freak" on a Leash.

    "Freak" on a Leash.

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