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    Cats and Dogs Rule Hong Kong Fest; U.S. Indies Get Proper Legal Screenings

    The awards of the 35th Hong Kong International Film Festival were announced on Wednesday night, though the festival will continue through April 5. The showcase of world and Asian cinema gave its Golden Digital Award to Tibetan tale "Old Dog" by Pema Tsedan, about the tragicomic events surrounding th...

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    "Insidious" Director James Wan: Tired of torture porn, "I want to make my romantic comedy"

    Seven years after launching the horror franchise "Saw," director James Wan wants to revitalize the genre once more with his haunted house thriller, "Insidious." Like "Saw," it was an independent production and written by his long-time collaborator Leigh Whanell. However, "Insidious" boasts none of ...

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    Daily indieWIRE Clicks: James Wan Gets Creepy, "Source Code" Earns Early Oscar Buzz & More

    Today on indieWIRE James Wan dishes on his love of horror films, "Source Code" generates Oscar buzz and "Hanna" continues to charm the critics.

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    Sundance Selects Sashays "Pina" to the U.S.

    U.S. rights to Wim Wenders' "Pina" have been picked up by Sundance Selects, the company said Thursday. An in-depth look into the work of iconic dancer and choreographer Pina Bausch, world-premiered at the 2011 Berlin Film Festival in February.

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    Phase 4 Gets "Lucky" in North America

    North American rights to director Gil Cates Jr.’s dark comedy "Lucky" have been acquired by Phase 4 Films, Berry Meyerowitz, President & CEO of the company said Thursday. The film will make its world premiere at the Dallas International Film Festival this week. Phase 4 will release the film theatric...

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    Lionsgate and Tyler Perry Extend Their Partnership

    Tyler Perry, the recipient of the Visionary Award for filmmaking tonight at Las Vegas' CinemaCon, will continue his partnership with Lionsgate through a multi-year film and home entertainment deal. Partners with Perry since 2005, Lionsgate will release his upcoming "Madea" franchise films and "We Th...

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    ICM President Chris Silbermann Announces Co-Heads of Talent

    International Creative Management (ICM) President Chris Silbermann announced today that Lorrie Bartlett, Dar Rollins and Adam Schweitzer will become Co-Heads of Talent. This will centralize the agency's leadership across varied entertainment platforms, including film, television, theater, branding a...

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    "Bomb" Ignites Balcony Releasing this Spring

    Balcony Releasing has picked up rights to Greg Jacobs and John Siskel's "Louder Than A Bomb," which it will open in U.S. theaters beginning in late Spring, with a New York roll out slated for May 18. The feature documentary tells the story of four Chicago high school poetry teams as they prepare to...

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    Boston Underground Film Festival Awards This Year's Vibrating Bunnies

    The films at the Boston Underground Film Festival all compete for the festival's singular award: a vibrating bunny statuette. The award is given to winners from all categories, with this year's recipients being announced Sunday night.

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    Chapman University's Film School is Going Into the Movie Business

    Chapman University wants to get into the movie business. Its Dodge College of Film and Media Arts has launched a new production and distribution company, Chapman Entertainment, that plans to produce and distribute a slate of five to 10 microbudget films each year.

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