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    Tim League Unleashes Shocking Auteur Horror at Fantastic Fest Secret Screening (VIDEO)

    Fantastic Fest thrummed with speculation Tuesday night about what the fest's first and maybe only secret screening might be. 'Birdman'? 'Gone Girl'? 'Inherent Vice'? 'Jupiter Ascending'? Keep hoping. Fest founder Tim League showed a film that no one was prepared for.

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    14 Genre Features That Dominated Fantastic Fest

    During Fantastic Fest, Austin's Alamo Drafthouse becomes a mecca for genre buffs eager to catch a healthy program of features and shorts from the international festival circuit to the homegrown and local. Co-founded by Drafthouse's Tim League, the fest doled out prizes Monday to 14 features spanning...

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    Fantastic Fest: Drafthouse and FilmBuff Grab Lou Taylor Pucci Starrer 'Spring'

    Drafthouse Films and FilmBuff have picked up US distribution rights to directors Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead's romance horror "Spring," a TIFF premiere starring Lou Taylor Pucci that's now scaring up Drafthouse's own Fantastic Fest in Austin.

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    Watch: Nick Cave Makes Us Question Reality in Inside Look at '20,000 Days on Earth'

    Jane Pollard and Iain Forsyth's pseudo-documentary offers a unique day-in-a-life look at a living legend.

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    Watch: Sundance Doc 'The Overnighters' Trailer Examines How Unemployment Unravels US Communities

    The film does more than just raise awareness; it is an explicit call to action, with a bold declaration at the end of the trailer stating that 10 percent of all ticket sales will be donated to permanent supportive housing.

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    TIFF WATCH: Jean Dujardin Is the French Popeye Doyle in Terrific 'The Connection' Trailer

    A first trailer has dropped for Toronto entry "The Connection," starring French screen icon Jean Dujardin as a magistrate working to take down the organized drug trade in Marseille.

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    Drafthouse and Participant Media Pick Up 'Act of Killing' Follow-Up 'Look of Silence' Before Venice Debut

    Ahead of its world premiere at the Venice International Film Festival, Austin-based Drafthouse Films and Participant Media are picking up U.S. rights to Joshua Oppenheimer's "The Look of Silence," the director's follow-up to Oscar-nominated "The Act of Killing," which Drafthouse also released. "The ...

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    Drafthouse and Participant Acquire Joshua Oppenheimer's 'Act of Killing' Sequel 'The Look of Silence'

    "The Look of Silence" examines the same incidents of Indonesian genocide, this time from the victims' perspective.

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    How to Shoot a Crotch-Grabbing Bank Robber: Talking to the Directors of ‘The Dog’

    While "The Dog," the new documentary co-directed by Allison Berg and Frank Keraudren, is ostensibly about the bank robber immortalized by Al Pacino in Sidney Lumet's Academy Award-winning "Dog Day Afternoon," the real story is so much more.

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    Here's Why 'The Congress' Hit VOD a Month Before Its Theatrical Release

    We talk to Drafthouse Films about why they decided to release "The Congress" on VOD a full month before it hits theaters.

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