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    'Dear White People' Official Poster Brings the Razor Sharp Satire

    The witty new poster was designed by a 29-year-old fan of the movie.

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    Trailer Watch: Dear White People Tackles the Myth of Post-Racial America

    "It's like Spike Lee and Oprah had sort of a pissed-off baby," says one white student in describing protagonist Sam White (Tessa Thompson).

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    Watch: Trailer For Sundance Satire 'Dear White People' Brings Black Back

    How do you make a comedy about contemporary race relations in America, without being reductive or offensive? Hell, don't ask us, but writer/director Justin Simien seems to have figured it out and then some. His "Dear White People" was a buzz title at this year's Sundance Film Festival, winning the S...

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    Watch: Minimum Number of Black Friends Raised to Two in 'Dear White People' Trailer

    The satirical quality of the film is accentuated by the rather decadent classical soundtrack, including Beethoven's 5th Symphony.

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    Lena Waithe to Write BET Pilot Based on Her Webseries "Twenties"

    Think a sharply observed combination "The Mary Tyler Moore Show," "A Different World," and "Girls."

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    First Teaser For Roadside Attractions' "Dear White People" From Director Justin Simien

    The first teaser is out for RSA's October 17th release of Sundance fave, "Dear White People", from director Justin Simien

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    Watch: Trailer For Sundance Award Winning Comedy 'Dear White People'

    With a title like "Dear White People," you already know that writer/director Justin Simien is getting the knives out. But thankfully, his comedy is carefully cut, with his film taking home the Sundance Film Festival’s Special Jury Award for Breakthrough Talent this past January, and the film is now ...

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    It's Time to Vote for Project of the Year!: Send One Film to the Tribeca Industry Meetings

    The TFI Filmmaker and Industry Meetings, which will take place on April 22 and 23, during the festival, are a premier networking forum of one-on-one meetings with members from the industry.

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    The 2014 Sundance Film Festival Awards: 'Whiplash' Starring Miles Teller Wins Top Prizes

    The 2014 Sundance Film Festival awards are in. We'd provide greater context, but we're really tired, plus we hope you've been reading our reviews and learning a little bit along the way. If not, stay tuned for Monday when we do a much larger Sundance recap from everything we saw, plus an upcoming Su...

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    Sundance Review: ‘Dear White People’ Is A Sharp Satire That Still Cares About Character

    Written and directed by Justin Simien, “Dear White People” pulls off a surprising number of things with startling ability. It’s an American film that talks about race with strong feeling, common sense and good humor; it’s an indie screenwriting-directing debut as polished as it is provocative; it’s ...

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