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    The Indie 'Black List'? NYU Announces 'Purple List' of Best Unproduced Student Screenplays

    Graduating film school doesn't necessarily guarantee a break into the industry. But as a way to boost its students' profiles, New York University has announced the creation of the NYU Purple List, their own annual version of Hollywood's Black List of unproduced screenplays.

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    Being Winston Wolfe: 9 Reasons Why 'Pulp Fiction' is the Management Guide Every Indie Filmmaker Needs

    All film sets need at least one Winston Wolfe -- someone who’s a top-notch manager, able to respond to any crisis with focus and grace. Here's how to do just that.

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    Critic's Notebook: Why Action Fans Must See 'The Raid: Redemption' Before the Remake

    American action movies are almost entirely defined by cutaways, blaring music cues and grunts. "The Raid: Redemption," a hyper-energetic Indonesian martial arts movie, delivers an effective rebuke to that meek norm. Bones break, blood flows and swift, excessively complicated fight choreogr...

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    New Directors/New Films 2012: 10 Films Indiewire Thinks You Should See

    The 41st edition of New Directors/New Films kicks off tonight at MoMA and continues through April 1. Presented by the Film Society of Lincoln Center and MoMA, the event will offer 29 features and 12 short films from around the world -- all of which are first or second features.

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    Starz Renews 'Magic City' For a Second Season Before Its First Even Airs

    The network re-ups its new Miami Beach-set series before its premiere on April 6th.

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    How Kevin Smith's 'Comic Book Men' Serves as a Requiem For the 'Clerks' Era

    The AMC reality show offers bittersweet insight into another time in Kevin Smith fandom and in indie film.

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    Project of the Day: Cuba Without Cliches in 'Eres tu, Papa? (Is That You, Dad?)'

    Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress; at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite. In the meantime: Is this a movie you’d want to see? Tell us in the comments.

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    Season Two of The Killing Returns April 1

    Mad Men, Game of Thrones and now The Killing all returning within the next two weeks.  Awesome.  As the tag line says, The Killing is just the beginning.  Can't wait to see what Veena Sud and company have in store for us this season.

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    When 'The Simpsons' Went 'Inception'

    'The Simpsons' explored Homer's subconscious via an 'Inception'-style dreamscape in its latest episode.

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    Discuss: Why Are There So Few Reliable Leading Men, And Who Might Yet Become One?

    The box office is up in 2012, but of the ten biggest grossers of the year so far, only one, "Safe House" was sold on the back of an established A-list star, namely Denzel Washington. The rest, for the most part, featured total unknowns, or in the case of "Act of Valor," active Navy SEALs, rather tha...

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