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    Meet the 2011 SXSW Filmmakers | "Happy New Year," "Matter of Taste" & "The Dish"

    With the 2011 SXSW Film Conference and Festival kicking off today in Austin, indieWIRE is releasing more of its slate of SXSW filmmaker interviews, as part of the "Meet the 2011 SXSW Filmmakers" series, that spotlights directors with films in this year's Narrative Competition, Doc...

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    Meet the 2011 SXSW Filmmakers | "Dragonslayer," "Last Days" & "The Key Man"

    indieWIRE is again profiling filmmakers taking part in the SXSW Film Festival's Narrative and Documentary Competitions and Emerging Visions sections with nearly two dozen filmmakers providing responses. Today’s three profiles include Don Argott and Demian Fenton's "Last Days ...

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    Meet the 2011 SXSW Filmmakers | "Dragonslayer" Director Tristan Patterson

    "There’s a bunch of empty pools and a bunch of fucked up houses. That’s why I’m here. I’m here to skate. But besides skating, I want to go see waterfalls, I want to go see rockslides, I want to go fishing, I want to go in a canoe, I want to go exploring in the woods...

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    Four Productions iW is Rooting For: "3 Weeks to Daytona," Adam West Doc, "Dissent," "When I Die"

    This week in indieWIRE's in production column, iW takes a look at a unique funding/distribution strategy for the car racing film "3 Weeks to Daytona." Also in the spotlight are a film begging for Adam West's rightful place on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, a doc about juvenile of...

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    For Relativity's Big Break Contest, a Good Indie Movie Can Be Hard to Find

    Corporate players have been showing a lot of love for initiatives aimed at cultivating indie film talent. There's Amazon's (controversial) Amazon Studios project; Paramount and Lionsgate are working on new low-budget production initiatives; and the just-announced Open Road Films is a jo...

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    Meet the 2011 SXSW Filmmakers | "American Animal" Director Matt D'Elia

    Jimmy, an eccentric and terminally ill young man, further loses touch with reality when he finds out that his best friend and roommate James is leaving for a new job tomorrow morning. Jimmy sees this as a betrayal of their perfect way of life, and over the course of a night full of drinks, drug...

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    Meet the 2011 SXSW Filmmakers | "Fightville" Directors Michael Tucker and Petra Epperlein

    Mixed Martial Arts has grown from a controversial no-holds-barred gladiatorial sideshow into a billion dollar phenomenon eclipsing boxing as the dominant combat sport in the world. But far from Las Vegas, in sweat-soaked gyms and low-rent arenas across America, the big lights are but a dream. H...

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    Meet the 2011 SXSW Filmmakers | "Convento" Director Jarred Alterman

    Dutch kinetic artist Christiaan Zwanikken resurrects the deceased local wildlife by reanimating the skeletal remains with servomotors and robotic engineering. He breeds these new species in a 400 yr. old monastery in a village in Portugal that has been restored from ruins, to become his family&...

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    Meet the 2011 SXSW Filmmakers | "Small, Beautifully Moving Parts" Directors Howell and Robinson

    Sarah Sparks is pregnant and feeling wholly ambivalent, despite her boyfriend’s pure enthusiasm. A committed tech-geek, she fears she is more interested in ultrasound technology than in what’s being ultra-sounded. When her sister lures her to L.A. for what ends up being a terrorizin...

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    Meet the 2011 SXSW Filmmakers | "Beautifully Moving Parts," "Jerusalem" & "Better This World"

    indieWIRE is again profiling filmmakers taking part in the SXSW Film Festival's Narrative and Documentary Competitions and Emerging Visions sections with nearly two dozen filmmakers providing responses. Today’s three profiles include Annie J. Howell and Lisa Robinson's "Small...

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