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    IndieGoGo Teams With Distribber To Offer Full Range of Tools For Digital Filmmakers

    Indie GoGo, a fundraising platform, has announced its acquisition of Distribber, a digital distribution service. The acquisition essentially enables IndieGoGo to offer clients a full range of tools for project execution - from funding to distribution.

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    NYC Art House Unveils DIY Initiative

    Filmmakers taking the DIY approach to distribution, particularly those hoping to launch a movie with a theatrical run, have a new ally in New York City. The program, with promotional benefits, gives filmmakers a run in the city for a flat fee.

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    Magnet Gets "Monsters"

    Over the weekend, Magnolia Pictures' genre film division Magnet Releasing acquired Gareth Edwards' "Monsters."

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    Lorber To Release Classic "Diary"

    Lorber Films has announced the acquisition of all U.S. rights to Jim McBride's classic 1967 film "David Holzman's Diary." The film blends fiction and reality, spoofing the art of documentary by telling the story of a young man making a film on his life. In 1991, "Diary" was on of the first films t...

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    Tribeca Rounds Out Fest Roster

    The Tribeca Film Festival, set for April 21 - May 2 in New York City, is unveiling its Encounters, Discovery, Cinemania and Spotlight section lineups today. The full rosters are listed below.

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    Box Office: "Mother," "Girl" Lead Debuts; "Ghost Writer" Continues Success

    While the wide-release box office saw the continued reign of "Alice in Wonderland" and the suggestion that Robert Pattinson can't sell a non-"Twilight" film ("Remember Me" debuted to only $8.2 million), the specialty set saw a couple films find fair debuts and one expanding "Ghost Writer" continue t...

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    Hot Docs Selects 28 Toronto Documentary Forum Projects

    Hot Docs has announced the 28 projects that will be presented during this year's Toronto Documentary Forum (TDF), North America's largest market for the international documentary community. The TDF will take place May 5-6, 2010 during the Hot Docs Festival, Conference and Market, which runs April 2...

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    Kino Drives "Winnebago" To U.S. Release

    Kino International has announced the acquisition and national theatrical release of the award-winning documentary feature "Winnebago Man," directed by Ben Steinbauer. The film will premiere in New York this July and expand to major markets during the summer and fall of 2010, with a DVD release plann...

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    Fest Fave "Guy and Madeline" Lands at Variance

    Variance Films has acquired all North American theatrical rights for "Guy and Madeline on a Park Bench," which indieWIRE's annual critics poll listed as one the best undistributed films of 2009. Variance President Dylan Marchetti announced the deal today, along with the acquisition of soccer docume...

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    Hollywood Studio to Back Micro-Budget Movies

    After effectively abandoning specialty films, Hollywood studio Paramount Pictures is expected to officially unveil a new division for micro-budget movies today. Dubbed Insurge Pictures, the unit has one million dollars fueling its films. 10 movies are on tap in the first year at a budget of just $10...

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