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    SXSW 2012 Grand Jury Prize Winner "Gimme The Loot" Acquired By Sundance Selects

    Gimme The Loot, written and directed by New York-based Adam Leon, whose short film, Killer, premiered at the New Directors/New Films festival, and went on to worldwide film festival acclaim, has been acquired for distribution by Sundance Selects, picking up North American and Latin America...

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    Exclusive: Gary Oldman, Colin Firth & Tom Hardy Talk 'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy' In 3 Clips From The BluRay

    While "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy" didn't bring home any Oscar gold in February, Tomas Alfredson's expertly calibrated spy thriller proved that the genre can deliver just as much thrills with dialogue, obversation and a deeply intelligent approach, than movies packed with gadgets, m...

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    Woody Allen's 'Nero Fiddled' Now Titled 'To Rome With Love'

    First known as "Bop Decameron" before switching over to "Nero Fiddled" last fall, the latest effort from Woody Allen has now settled on its final title.

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    Well Go USA Picks Up "Tai Chi O"

    Stephen Fung's "Tai Chi O" has been acquired by Well Go USA Entertainment. It is scheduled for a North Amercian release in early 2013.

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    Sundance Selects Acquires SXSW Winner 'Gimme The Loot'

    Sundance Selects has acquired North American and Latin American rights to Adam Leon's SXSW winner "Gimme The Loot."

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    No One Is From The Future: New Trailer For Zal Batmanglij's 'Sound Of My Voice' Starring Brit Marling

    If last year we saw the paranoia and fear of someone leaving a cult in "Martha Marcy May Marlene," in 2012 we'll see those feelings explored from people entering that strange world in "Sound Of My Voice." The film, one of two starring Brit Marling that wowed Sundance audience...

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    Preview Doc That Explores How African Spirituality Influenced American Popular Culture ("The United States Of Hoodoo")

    A documentary project I was alerted to this morning by the filmmaker, Oliver Hardt, who's based in Germany; the project, titled The United States Of Hoodoo, is a collaboration between him and New Haven-based writer Darius James, author of That's Blaxploitation!: Roots of the B...

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    Sean Penn to Receive Peace Summit Award

    The 12th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates will present Sean Penn with their annual Peace Summit Award this April.

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    Tribeca Film Acquires North American Rights To "Booker's Place: A Mississippi Story" For VOD/Theatrical Release

    The story goes... While filming a documentary on racism in Mississippi in 1965, Frank De Felitta forever changed the life of an African American waiter and his family. More than 40 years later, Frank's son Raymond (director of City Island) returns to the site of his father's film to exa...

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    Sean Penn to Receive Peace Summit Award for Work In Haiti, Thrilled to Represent it to Youth & Women of The World

    When twenty Nobel Peace Laureates meet in Chicago for their twelfth World Summit, they will award Sean Penn with the annual Peace Summit Award in recognition of his work as founder and CEO of the J/P Haitian Relief Organization, which aids the victims of the 2010 earthquake, as well as for his ongoi...

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