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    'Low Down' and 'E-TEAM' Take Home Top Prizes from New Hampshire Film Festival

    The 14th year of the festival closed this past Sunday.

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    Review: Shailene Woodley Stars in Gregg Araki's 'White Bird in a Blizzard'

    Gregg Araki can spin pop-colored, darkly funny suburban tragedies like few other directors working today, with 2004’s 'Mysterious Skin' as the formidable example. 'White Bird in a Blizzard,' while not matching the overall emotional swell of 'Mysterious Skin,' again finds Araki in top form. It opens ...

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    Richard Gere Will Wait for Next Year for IFC 'Time Out of Mind' Release

    IFC Films has acquired Oren Moverman's must-see festival hit "Time Out of Mind" for release in 2015, when Gere's naked, restrained performance will surely be a contender in the Best Actor race.

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    AFI Fest Adds More Must-See Oscar Hopefuls to 2014 Lineup

    The American Film Institute today announced an additional Centerpiece Gala, eight Special Screenings and the Conversations for AFI FEST 2014

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    London Film Fest: ‘Fury’ Closes; ‘Whiplash,’ ‘Leviathan’ Are Big Winners

    The 58th BFI London Film Festival concluded Sunday with the European premiere of David Ayer’s “Fury,” which also opened stateside this weekend.

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    Catching Up on Fall's Best at Mill Valley Film Festival

    Despite a healthy drive time from Berkeley, the Mill Valley Film Festival is irresistible: a haimishe event managing to tempt its Bay Area audience with films geared to appeal to all ages, as well as music-themed evenings and industry panels. Its position in the run-up to the Academy Awards and loca...

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    Screen Talk: 'CITIZENFOUR,' 'Birdman,' and More Awards Updates

    On this week's Screen Talk, Eric Kohn and I agree that Laura Poitras' riveting "CITIZENFOUR" has jumped to the front of the crowded documentary race.

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    The CPH:DOX 2014 Lineup, Curated by 'Citizenfour' Filmmaker Laura Poitras

    The Copenhagen International Documentary Festival has announced its 12th annual festival program, running from November 6-16.

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    Review: Kevin Costner, Octavia Spencer Can't Save Monochromatic 'Black or White'

    Writer/director Mike Binder's social message film is as certain of its ennobling politics as "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner," and ultimately as tepid.

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