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    UPDATED: Weinstein Deal for "Blue Valentine"

    An acclaimed entry from the dramatic competition at the Sundance Film Festival, Derek Cianfrance's "Blue Valentine," has been acquired by The Weinstein Company, a film rep confirmed this morning. The company acquired North American and other rights as the festival neared its conclusion.

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    Oprah OWNs a "Family Affair"

    Chico Colvard's Sundance Documentary Competition feature, "Family Affair" has been acquired by OWN, the recently announced Oprah Winfrey Network. The film is the first to join the network's recently announced Documentary Film Club, which was created to "spotlight cinematic documentaries that can ins...

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    Wolfe Swept Up by "Undertow"

    Sundance World Narrative Competition film "Contracorriente" (Undertow) by Peruvian director Javier Fuentes-Leon has been picked up by Wolfe Releasing. Wolfe acquired the film, starring Manolo Cardona ("Beverly Hills Chihuahua"), Cristian Mercado ("Che") and Tatiana Astengo ("Fiesta Patria"), for a "...

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    "Snow and Ashes" & "American Jihadist" Top Slamdance

    Charles-Olivier Michaud's "Snow and Ashes" won the Sparky Award for Best Narrative Film and Mark Claywell's "American Jihadist" won the Sparky Award for Best Documentary Film at the 2010 Slamdance Film Festival.

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    Sundance and NHK Announce 2010 Filmmaker Awards

    Sundance Institute and NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation) have announced the winners of the 2010 Sundance / NHK International Filmmakers Awards.

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    Focus Seals "Kids" Deal at Sundance

    Confirming reports that it was acquiring rights to "The Kids Are All Right," Focus Features said Thursday afternoon it picked up U.S. rights as well as rights for the U.K., Germany and South Africa, the distributor's head James Schamus announced Thursday. Bart Walker and John Sloss of Cinetic Media ...

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    "Drunk History" Leads Sundance Shorts Winners

    The 2010 Sundance Film Festival has announced the jury prizes in shorts filmmaking and gave honorable mentions based on outstanding achievement and merit. The awards were presented at a ceremony held in Park City, Utah. These award recipients will also be honored at the Festival's Awards Ceremony ho...

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    UPDATE: New Non-Profit Aims to Rep & Support Indie Films

    Nine films, including Sundance 2010 feature "One Too Many Mornings," have allied with The Film Collaborative, a new non-profit group that aims to provide a range of services, including distribution and social networking services. Founded by former Wolfe Releasing exec Orly Ravid and Jeffrey Fabian W...

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    "Hurt Locker" Beats "Avatar" At PGA Awards

    Kathryn Bigelow's "The Hurt Locker" upset "Avatar" at the Producers Guild of America's annual awards, handed out tonight at the Palladium in Hollywood. The film significantly increased its best picture chances with this win - suggesting "Avatar" is not as sewn up a winner as some had suggested. Tho...

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    Box Office: Christian "Life" Debuts Strong; "Heart" Expands Well

    With all eyes on the Sundance Film Festival, the weekend specialty box office did not offer too much in the way of exciting news. There were only three debuts that reported numbers - IDP/Samuel Goldwyn's "To Save a Life," Newmarket's "Creation," and Strand's "The Girl on the Train" - while the rest...

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