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    Kurian Named Creative Exec at Intrepid

    Anil Kurian has been promoted to Creative Executive at Intrepid Pictures, the company's partners Marc Evans and Trevor Macy announced Thursday . Kurian joined Intrepid at its inception in December of 2005, and previously worked for Matthew McConaughey and Gus Gustawes' company, jk livin productions....

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    Sony Classics Gets Buscemi's "Interview" for U.S. Summer Release

    Sony Pictures Classics has announced a deal for U.S. rights to Steve Buscemi's "Interview," based on the late Theo Van Gogh's film of the same name. Buscemi wrote and directed the movie and stars alongside Sienna Miller in a story described as, "a passionate drama about two polar opposite characters and their unforeseen encounter." Sony Classics' Michael Barker, Tom Bernard and Dylan Leiner, who are planning a Summer release, acquired the film from Cinemavault Releasing. "We have always wanted to work with Steve Buscemi, and we've admired Sienna Miller's work over the last several years," the SPC execs said in a statemant. "We're thrilled to ...

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    SXSW '07 DAILY DISPATCH: Mumblecore Movie? Swanberg, Bujalski, Duplass and Others Unveil "Hannah Tak

    Two years ago, duing an interview for indieWIRE, acclaimed indie director Andrew Bujalski spoke of a mumblecore movement made up of a group of filmmakers whose films debuted at SXSW that year. In the Spring of '05, SXSW producer Matt Dentler programmed the Duplass Brothers' "The Puffy Chair," Susan ...

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    iW Video | Swanberg on "Hannah Takes The Stairs" & Mumblecore

    One of the big films at SXSW '07 is the latest low budget movie by Joe Swanberg. "Hannah Takes The Stairs" stars fellow so-called "mumblecore" filmmakers Andrew Bujalski and Mark Duplass, among others.

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    SXSW Film Festival in the news...

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    The Wind That Shakes the Barley

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    HR: First Look president Vitale exiting

    Ruth Vitale is leaving her post as president of First Look Studios effective April 30, the first earthquake at the indie studio since First Look Pictures CEO Henry Winterstern's abrupt departure March 5. "(First Look parent) Prentice Capital has been nothing but wonderful," said Vitale in an interview Wednesday afternoon with the Hollywood Reporter. Vitale will oversee the April 13 wide release of the animated Cartoon Network series adaptation "Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film for Theaters" and will consult on First Look theatrical releases, including the omnibus film "Paris j'taime" and other films. She said she has no other current ...

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    REVIEW | Blood Brothers: "The Wind that Shakes the Barley"

    Ken Loach's camera pans and tilts its way through "The Wind that Shakes the Barley," as though its wandering gaze is in search of a fixed center, adrift in a world of shifting allegiances and gruesome violence. The off-the-cuff naturalism of Loach's technique proves something of a blessing here, blu...

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    AAS: SXSW Interview: Stephen Kijak, "Scott Walker: 30 Century Man"

    Four years in the making, "Scott Walker: 30 Century Man" is and in-depth look at a man who turned his back on fame to follow a very singular and uncompromising artistic path, something all too rare in today's accelerated pop culture. In addition to a rare interview with the reclusive Walker himself, the film features interviews with an impressive roster of his famous fans and collaborators (Bowie, Radiohead, Jarvis Cocker, and legendary arranger Angela Morley, formerly known as Wally Stott) And the filmmakers were granted exclusive access to observe the recording of Walker's latest album "The Drift." Matthew Odam speaks with "Scott Walker" di...

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