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    8 Directors Selected for Film Independent's 12th Annual Director's Lab

    Film Independent has announced the filmmakers and projects selected for its 12th annual Directing Lab, an intensive program that helps directors develop new feature films and improve their craft. Among this year's Lab Mentors are Karen Moncreiff ("The Trials of Cate McCall," "The ...

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    Nigerian Director Tunde Kelani Launches Video Diary Series To Track 'Dazzling Mirage' Progress

    This is great! Veteran Nigerian director Tunde Kelani embracing social media - specifically, video sharing site YouTube - to inform, excite and enthrall fans as development of his latest feature film officially begins. 

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    Joe Carnahan Comments On '47 Ronin,' Says $200 Million Budget Put Unfair Pressure On Carl Rinsch

    No matter what you think of his movies, there aren't many people who give it to you as straight and unfiltered as Joe Carnahan. He's already shared his pitch reels for "Daredevil" and "Gemini Man," and he's frequently on Twitter sharing his thoughts on almost anything...

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    Watch The 'Unofficial' Trailer For 'Samuel Coleridge-Taylor In America'

    Last September I first wrote about the documentary, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor in America (HERE), which was, at the time, still in production, and which deals with the British classical music composer who was, during his lifetime, one of the most famous persons in the world. 

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    Grimy Matthew McConaughey Is Packing Heat In Poster For Jeff Nichols' 'Mud'

    If there has been one constant over the course of Matthew McConaughey's comeback trail, it's that all of his characters have been pitched to varying degrees of grimy, scuzzy or dirty. He's played the hair slicked Mick Haller in "The Lincoln Lawyer," the sleazy hitman in "K...

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    All The Songs In 'Identity Thief' Including M.I.A., Kelis, The Proclaimers, Heart & More

    With all the serious Oscar movies followed by a month of limp offerings at the box office, we can undertand if you need a good laugh. And the first major comedy of 2013 (sorry, the terrible "A Haunted House" and "Movie 43" don't count) arrives with "Identity Thief."...

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    IFC Films Acquires Sebastian Silva's Sundance Winner 'Crystal Fairy' Starring Michael Cera

    IFC Films has acquired North American rights to Sebastían Silva's "Crystal Fairy," which premiered at Sundance this year. The comedy starring Michael Cera and Gaby Hoffman won the Best Director Award in World Cinema at Sundance.

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    IFC Films Picks Up Michael Cera's 'Crystal Fairy'

    While many deals at the Sundance Film Festival are written on napkins and closed by downing Sambuca shots in Park City, some movies require a little more negotiating to get contracts signed. And even though Michael Cera arrived in Utah with two movies -- the thriller "Magic Magic" and the ...

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    Tina Fey Gets Into 'The Nest' With 'Pitch Perfect' Director Jason Moore

    If you didn't know the name Jason Moore before, it looks like you're going to be hearing a lot more from him. The helmer, who has directed episodes of "Dawson's Creek," "Everwood" and "Brothers & Sisters," made his feature debut last fall with the acapel...

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    BET Launches The BET Experience: Summer Schedule Of Cinema, Music, Comedy, Concerts...

    All the details via press release below...

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