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    Sundance Selects Grabs Misty Copeland Doc 'A Ballerina's Tale'

    Director Nelson George's acclaimed Tribeca doc goes behind the curtain of New York's American Ballet Theatre, where Copeland is the first African-American soloist in two decades.

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    Review: Nelson George's 'Finding The Funk' Documentary

    Filmmaker and pop culture critic Nelson George, who’s written extensively on music throughout his career, brings his love of funk to conversations with icons like Sly Stone, Bootsy Collins, George Clinton, Nile Rodgers of Chic, James Brown, Mike D of the Beastie Boys, and Sheila E., as well as conte...

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    Stranger Than Fiction Documentary Series Announces Winter 2014 Lineup

    NYC's Stranger Than Fiction documentary series has announced their winter 2014 lineup, with a thematic focus of music documentaries. The season begins January 28 with a sneak preview of "Finding the Funk", Nelson George's film about the past, present, and future of funk.

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    2014 TFI Documentary Fund Grantees Include Nelson George's Misty Copeland Doc & Others

    2014 TFI Documentary Fund Grantees Include Nelson George's Misty Copeland Doc & Others

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    'A Ballerina's Tale' - Feature Doc On African American Ballet Dancer Misty Copeland (Fundraising)

    The *grind* as they say, continues for Nelson George, who is moving forward on production of his next film, while the last one (Finding The Funk) makes it film festival circuit debut.

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    UWFF 13 Preview: Nelson George's 'Finding The Funk' (Doc On Origins & Influence Of The Music)

    S&A featured the Kickstarter campaign for this last fall, which was successful, and it has since entered the film festival circuit, debuting at the SXSW film festival last March. It'll next screen at the 2013 Urbanworld Film Festival (its 17th edition), presented by BET Networks, which take...

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    First Trailer For Nelson George's 'Finding The Funk' (Doc On Origins & Influence Of The Music)

    S&A featured the Kickstarter campaign for this last fall, which was successful. The film looks like it's done, or close to being done since it's listed as one of 109 films screening at the SXSW film festival in March.

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