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    SXSW Trailer: "Three Blind Mice"

    SXSW Trailer: "Three Blind Mice"

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    Method Fest Turns 11 With 11 World Premieres

    "We're delighted with this incredible lineup--our best ever--and with the continued great performances delivered by the world's actors," said Don Franken, Executive Director of The Method Fest Independent Film Festival, in a statement. "We've prided ourselves on an independent path outside other fes...

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    "Gigantic" Joins GenArt; NY Fest Rounds Out 14th Slate

    The 14th Annual Gen Art Film Festival will commence April 1, 2009 in New York City, offering its unique format that showcases one feature and one short from emerging filmmakers for seven nights, each followed by an official party at a New York nightspot. The festival, which previously announced Deri...

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    Raimi, Demme To Debut Works At SXSW

    The South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Conference and Festival has announced some major new additions to its 2009 Festival today. Director Sam Raimi will debut a work-in-progress version of "Drag Me to Hell," his return to the horror genre. The film, which stars Alison Lohman and Justin Long, is "an o...

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    Self-Portraits and Biopics Dominate 14th Rendez Vous With French Cinema

    Jean-Francois Richet's "Mesrine" is a bloody, hi-octane account of a legendary gangster. In "The Beaches of Agnes" Agnes Varda looks back at eighty at her own momentous life. Light years apart in spirit, the two films are part of a cluster of remarkable self-portraits and biopics that dominate the 14th edition of Rendezvous with French Cinema. Unspooling at the Walter Reade Theater and IFC Center March 5-15, this year's edition is notable, too, for the accomplished work of women filmmakers, including Claire Denis with her glorious "35 Shots of Rum"; and for selections from auteurs Claude Chabrol ("Bellamy"), Andre Techine ("The Girl on the...

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    Cinefondation Chooses Residents

    La Residence de la Cinefondation, associated with the Cannes Film Festival, will hold its 18th session from March 1-July 15, 2009 with 6 new candidates for a programme "which helps young filmmakers write a screenplay and prepare for the production of their first or second feature film."

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    "Lightbulb," "Brothers" To Bookend Cleveland Fest

    The 33rd Cleveland International Film Festival (CIFF) will run March 19-29, 2009, featuring more than 140 feature films and 170 shorts from over 60 countries. It was announced that the fest will open with Jeff Balsmeyer's "Lightbulb," starring Dallas Roberts and Jeremy Renner, and close with Rian J...

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    NY International Children’s Film Festival Kicks Off Friday

    NY International Children’s Film Festival Kicks Off Friday

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    Ang Lee To Head Venice Jury

    Ang Lee To Head Venice Jury

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    Privacy & Intimacy Explored in Swanberg's "Alexander" (Interview + Trailer)

    "How does a marriage function along with other creative art, like filmmaking?" director Joe Swanberg pondered, during a telephone conversation with indieWIRE yesterday. In discussing his new film, "Alexander The Last," Swanberg wondered about navigating potentially treacherous waters. "When you are ...

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