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    Jeff Lipsky, Strange But True: How Adopt Films Ruled Berlin

    Reject the day-and-date model, cater to AARP members and dismiss premiere parties as “vanity jerk-offs.” It may not sound like a winning strategy, but it’s an approach that allowed Jeff Lipsky’s Adopt Films to acquire four prize-winning titles at the 2012 Berlin International Film Festival

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    Project of the Day: Profile of Poet Larry Levis, "My Story in a Late Style of Fire"

    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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    Five Reasons the Internet is Blowing Up Over the "KONY 2012" Clicktivism Sensation

    The Internet is abuzz -- 8.8 million views and counting -- with praising and criticizing a huge viral hit: a thirty minute film about an war criminal on the run who has been on the run since being indicted for war crimes by the Hague in 2005.  Joseph Kony was a leader of the Lord's Resistan...

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    Project of the Day: Bug Chasing

    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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    Project of the Day: Praying for a Lost Chinchilla

    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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    Cinema Guild Picks Up 'Neighboring Sounds'

    The Cinema Guild has acquired Kleber Mendonça Filho’s directorial debut, "Neighboring Sounds." The film will premiere in the United States at New Directors / New Films and will be in theaters this summer.

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    Congrats to 'Ape,' Indiewire's Project of the Week!

    Thanks to your votes, the pyromaniacal "Ape" won this weekend’s Project of the Week contest!

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    Dominican Republic Implements New Film Law

    Here in Guadalajara where we are participating in the Industry events, we spoke at length with Ellis Perez, the Director of DGCine, the government cinema industry organization for the Dominican Republic. Their new law on international and domestic production is so favorable that whereas for the las...

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    Project of the Day: An Actress Takes on 'The Real Mikado'

    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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    Will You See This Movie? "We Are What We Are" Gets the "Let the Right One In" Treatment

    Unlike Matt Reeves' U.S. adaptation of the Swedish horror flick "Let the Right One In, "Stake Land" director Jim Mickle's adaptation of Jorge Michel Grau's "Somo Lo Que Hay (We Are What We Are)" will be more of a reimagining than a remake.   "Somo ...

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