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    Netflix Takes "Prisoner"

    At the Toronto International Film Festival, Netflix has acquired Michael Tucker & Petra Epperlein's The Prisoner Or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair. The deal is set to be revealed Wednesday in Toronto.

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    Celluloid Dreams Adds Japan Sale for Ozon's Latest

    Celluloid Dreams added another sale to the roster of territories already on board Francois Ozon's new project, "The Real Life of Angel Deverell," closing a deal for Japan (Toshiba Entertainment). The company screened ten minutes from the film for buyers at the Toronto International Film Festival. Previously sold territories for the film include: Benelux (ABC/Cinemien), Switzerland (Filmcoopi), Germany (Concorde), Scandinavia (Triangel), Portugal (Atalanta), Greece (Cypress Rosebud), Turkey (Chantier), Mid East (Italia), former Yugoslavia (Tuck), Hungary (Budapest Films), Poland (Gutek), Romania (Media Pro D), Russia/CIS (MGM Paradise), Baltic...

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    Focus Starts Production on "Evening"

    Focus Features announced today that they have begun production on Director Lajos Koltai's "Evening", which is based on the best-selling novel by Susan Minot. Featuring Claire Danes, Toni Collette, and Vanessa Redgrave, "Evening" is described as "a drama that explores the romantic past and emotional ...

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    TIFF 2006.6: Top 10 Toronto

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    indieWIRE INTERVIEW: Nick Doob and Chris Hegedus, directors of "Al Franken: God Spoke"

    by Brian Brooks (September 13, 2006)

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    TORONTO '06 DISCOVERY INTERVIEW: Ozer Kiziltan: "Unfortunately, war and violence affected me more th

    Every day through the end of the 2006 Toronto International Film Festival, indieWIRE will be publishing interviews with filmmakers in the Discovery section of the festival, which TIFF describes as "provocative feature films by new and emerging directors."

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    TIFF 2006.4: Parties, de Soleil

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    TIFF 2006.5: About a Festival

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    "The Hawk is Dying" Soars to Strand

    Strand Releasing has acquired North American rights to Julian Goldberger's Sundance and Cannes '06 film, "The Hawk is Dying," starring Oscar-nominee Paul Giamatti. Jeff Levy-Hinte of Antidote Films negotiated the deal with Jon Gerrans for Strand. Also representing the film were Rich Klubeck of United Talent Agency and Sue Bodine of Epstein, Levinsohn, Bodine, Hurwitz and Weinstein LLP. Giamatti plays Gainesville, Florida auto upholsterer George Gattling who attempts to change his mundane life by training and taming a wild, red-tailed hawk. He chases his passion while caring for his autistic nephew, played by Michael Pitt ("Last Days") and bec...

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    TORONTO '06 DAILY DISPATCH: Trying To Make Sense of the Toronto Marketplace As Magnolia Nabs "Exiled

    After scoring deals for two acclaimed genre titles in Cannes, U.S. based Magnolia Pictures struck again, acquiring Johnny To's "Exiled," fresh from its recent world premiere at the Venice Film Festival and its North American premiere here at the Toronto International Film Festival. The deal, for all...

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