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    Watch the Trailers for the U.S. Finalists for 2012 Student Academy Awards

    The Academy selected 35 students from 20 colleges and universities in the U.S. as the finalists for the 39th Annual Student Academy Awards. The awardees are in the running to receive Gold, Silver, Bronze Medal awards as well as accompanying cash grants of $5,000, $3,000, and $2,000 respectively. T...

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    Project of the Day: Keeping the House in the Family in 'Starboard Light'

    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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    Why Live Performance Could Save the Experimental Documentary

    This twist on the bio-doc genre is not just a film, but a performance, with narration from Green and music from the band Yo La Tengo. Perhaps most importantly: Both May 1 live shows are sold out.

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    Project of the Day: A Young DJ Promises 'We Will Riot'

    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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    Decide Who Talks to the Sundance Institute: Vote for April's Project of the Month!

    April is now over, and it's time to choose one of our Projects of the Week to be named March's Project of the Month. The project that receives the most votes for Project of the Month will receive a consultation from the Sundance Institute!

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    Are You Really Ready to Crowdfund? Here Are 8 Tips from Filmmakers Who've Been There

    We've all heard how great crowdfunding can be for filmmakers.  Some filmmakers struggle to juggle freelance gigs while they're trying to get their own film made.  A cool $20,000 gives them time away from scrounging for spare change. It's opening up funding streams that nev...

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    Project of the Day: 'Farah' Loses Her Virginity While Campaigning for Kerry Edwards '04

    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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    Vote for Project of the Week! Will It Be 'Ditch,' 'Grew Up Here,' 'Cover-Up," or 'Madness'

    Vote for Project of the Week! Will It Be 'Ditch,' 'Grew Up Here,' 'Cover-Up," or 'Madness'

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    Yes, 'John Carter' Was a Hit in Russia. Here's Why.

    Alexander Rodnyansky has been a TV and film producer in Russia for decades. His most recent film, the Andrei Zvyagintsev-directed drama "Elena," won a special jury prize at the 2011 Festival de Cannes, and he has wrapped the American-made indies "Goat Island," from D.J. Caruso, and "Jayne Mansfield'...

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    Has President Obama Raised the Fundraising Game For Indie Filmmakers?

    Encouraging independent filmmaking wasn't Congress' intent. However, President Obama's signing of the JOBS (Jumpstart Our Business Startups) Act on April 5 promises to dramatically expand filmmakers' ability to raise financing for their projects.

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