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    ADFF, WBAI, Columbia Present Women In Front Of & Behind The Camera Film Series 3/30 - 4/1

    The African Diaspora Film Festival, The Office of the Vice President for Diversity and Community Affairs, Teachers College, Columbia University and WBAI invite you to Celebrate Women's History Month at Teachers College, Columbia University from March 30 to April 1, with a program of reveali...

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    Darren Aronofsky Is NOT Directing The Judy Garland Biopic With Anne Hathaway

    This kind of seemed a bit bogus when it hit the web yesterday, but put the words Darren Aronofsky, Anne Hathaway and Judy Garland together and watch the internet react. Anyway, word circulated that the "Black Swan" helmer was going to be directing the actress in the long-developing biopic ...

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    VIDEO ESSAY: Gallo(w)s of Punishment

    There is hardly a more polarizing figure in the independent film scene than Vincent Gallo. He once called Roger Ebert a “fat pig with the physique of a slave trader” after Ebert blasted the Cannes debut of his sophomore directorial effort, "The Brown Bunny."

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    Watch: Jennifer Lynch Loses It In the Trailer for Making-of Doc 'Despite the Gods'

    David Lynch's daughter, Jennifer, who made her disastrous debut with the much-maligned "Boxing Helena" at Sundance in 1993, drew even worse reviews from the Indian press with her Bollywood dud, "Hisss," released in 2010. Lynch was quick to deflect the blame, claiming the film...

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    Wanuri Kahiu ("Pumzi") Prepping Doc On Afro-Electro-Pop Group Just A Band; Gets Funding Boost

    I love this group! Like many others, my introduction to them was their 2009 album 82, although it didn't seem to really gain international attention until the following year.

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    Watch: Teaser For ‘Hotel Transylvania’ Featuring Adam Sandler & Andy Samberg Is Less Exciting In English

    Last week we reported on the new teaser trailer for “Hotel Transylvania.” The only problem was that it was in Russian, although we did wonder whether that was possibly the only way you can make Adam Sandler tolerable these days.

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    Marvel's "The Avengers" To Close 2012 Tribeca Film Festival On April 28

    This is cool. I know Tambay is covering the festival for S&A, so he should ge attending this and we'll get early enough reactions to the film. I believe this will be the first public screening of the film which opens May 4, about a week later.

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    'My Way' and 'The Intouchables' Highlight 2012 COL*COA Line-up

    Los Angeles-based Francophiles have a lot to look forward to when the the 16th Annual City of Lights, City of Angels (COL•COA) film festival brings 55 French features and shorts to their city.

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    Tribeca 2012 Exclusive - One Sheet For "Booker's Place: A Mississippi Story"

    Acquired by Tribeca Film as announced on S&A last week, Booker's Place: A Mississippi Story - described as a intensely personal film about children struggling to understand their parents is also a heartbreaking portrait of the legacy of intolerance - will premiere at the upcoming Tribec...

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    'The Avengers' To Close The Tribeca Film Festival; Soundgarden Will Drop Their First New Music In 15 Years On The Soundtrack

    Early April Fools? Or is Joss Whedon's "The Avengers" more arthouse than funhouse? Either way, it's with some surprise and shock that this morning we hear the Tribeca Film Festival has announced that the Marvel mega movie will be their closing night film on Saturday April 28th. Tak...

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