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    Sundance Interview: 'Ain't Them Bodies Saints' Director David Lowery Explains Making More Accessible Movies and Why He Can't Stop Editing Them

    Unless you've been traveling the U.S. film festival circuit in recent years, chances are strong you haven't heard of David Lowery. The Dallas-based filmmaker's 2009 feature-length debut "St. Nick," a nearly dialogue-free story of two young children in adventuring across an empty landscape, premiered...

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    Sundance Futures: Zachary Heinzerling on the Challenges of Documenting an "Incredibly Complicated Relationship" in 'Cutie and the Boxer'

    Why He’s On Our Radar: Five years in the works, the Sundance U.S. Documentary competition contender, "Cutie and the Boxer," marks the directorial debut of promising New York-based documentary filmmaker Zachary Heinzerling. The intimate doc profiles Ushio and Noriko Shinohara, married Japanese artist...

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    Sundance Review: 'Blackfish' Ensures You'll Never Go to SeaWorld Again

    Nobody from SeaWorld agreed to an interview for "Blackfish," Gabriela Cowperthwaite's searing take on the theme park's mistreatment of killer whales and the dozens of deaths that have resulted from it. Instead, the majority of its subjects are ex-SeaWorld trainers frustrated by the negligence they w...

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    Sundance 2013: Showtime Takes the Fast Lane With 'History of the Eagles'

    Showtime has acquired broadcast rights to Alison Ellwood’s comprehensive documentary “History of the Eagles,” which had yet to world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival Saturday night. Oscar-winning filmmaker Alex Gibney (“Taxi to the Dark Side”) produced the two-par...

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    Sundance Review: Moving Beyond 'Putty Hill,' Matthew Porterfield Turns to Music With Melancholic Drama 'I Used to Be Darker'

    Matthew Porterfield's sleeper hit "Putty Hill" was heralded for its keen melding of documentary and narrative traditions into a poetic exploration of a small Baltimore community impacted by a young man's sudden death. The movie drifted effortlessly from one environment to another, ...

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    CNN Films Acquires Roger Ebert Documentary Exec Produced by Martin Scorsese

    CNN Films has decided to use the Sundance Film Festival to announce its intentions to further muscle into the documentary film game with three new big projects. And they’ve got some heavy-hitting names involved.

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    Sundance 2013: How They Did It -- Shorts Directors on Landing Competition Slots

    The five dramatic shorts comprising “Shorts Program I” screened in Park City to a full house on opening night of the 2013 Sundance Film Festival Thursday, Jan. 17. Indiewire came in from the cold to the Egyptian Theatre's attic, which doubles as a green room, to hit up these filmmake...

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    Sundance 2013: Watch Pussy Riot's Katya Skype Into the Premiere of 'Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer' (Video)

    Mike Lerner and Maxim Pozdorovkin's documentary "Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer," which portrays the horrifyingly unjust and unbelievably epic narrative that evolved as three women in activist Russian punk rock group Pussy Riot were arrested for hooliganism last March, had its world premiere at the Sunda...

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    Sundance 2013: Icarus Films Grabs World Competition Doc 'The Machine Which Makes Everything Disappear'

    Icarus Films has acquired all North American distribution rights to the world documentary competition entry “The Machine Which Makes Everything Disappear” at the Sundance Film Festival. The film had its premiere Friday, Jan. 18.

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    Watch Daniel Radcliffe Talk Ginsberg (and Hair Perms) at the Q&A For 'Kill Your Darlings' (Video)

    One of the most anticipated films in competition at Sundance this year, John Krokidas' feature directorial debut "Kill Your Darlings," premiered at the Eccles Theatre in Park City Friday night.

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