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    Project of the Day: Biking North America Despite Being 'Two Blind to Ride'

    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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    Four Ways That Hollywood Needs to Misbehave

    When you’re little, being a disruptor will get you put in the corner; today, it gets you in the corner office.

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    WESTDOC Moves to Culver City, Early Registration Now Open for Event Sept. 9-12

    Filmmakers may want to take advantage of discounted early registration now through April 30 for WESTDOC: The West Coast Documentary and Reality Conference. The third annual event, which offers access to execs involved in funding and acquiring docs, nonfiction and reality programs, moves to Culver C...

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    Vote for Project of the Week! Will it be 'Kenny,' 'Scott,' 'Papa' or 'Flex'?

    It's time to vote to vote for the Project of the Week!

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    Will You See This Movie? 'Cairo Time' Director Takes Marisa Tomei and Joshua Jackson to South Africa

    Ever since she was a teenager, Arab-Canadian filmmaker Ruba Nadda ("Cairo Time") has been thinking about the actor Alexander Siddig ("Sammy and Rosy Got Laid," "Start Trek: Deep Space 9").

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    Screenwriting 101: Everything You Know About Outlining is Wrong

    For those who believe screenwriters need to know exactly where the story's going to go, Columbia University screenwriting professor Guy Gallo says: Nonsense. In this excerpt from his new book, "Screenwriter's Compass: Character as True North," Gallo explains how expl...

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    Project of the Day: Brooklyn's Flexing Culture in 'Flex is Kings'

    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.

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    Peru and the Art of Film Financing

    INTERVIEW: Carmen Rosa Vargas Céspedes, General Director of Cultural, Industries and Arts

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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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    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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