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    Watch: Surreal Clip from Sundance Competition Title 'Emanuel and the Truth About Fishes,' Starring Kaya Scodelario and Jessica Biel

    A clip has landed for Francesca Gregorini's Sundance competition entry "Emanuel and the Truth About Fishes," starring Kaya Scodelario ("Wuthering Heights," "Skins") as a young woman who begins a friendship with a neighbor, Linda (Jessica Biel), who looks uncannily like her late mother.

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    Sundance 2012 at the Box Office: Charting Last Year's Acquisitions

    Last year's Sundance Film Festival -- like the year before it -- saw a remarkable amount of deals go down that made clear the sales drought of the end of the last decade had come to an end.  Over 40 films were picked up for release, and most of them made their way to theaters in the past ye...

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    Watch: Sundance Documentary 'The Summit' Looks at 'Deadliest Day in Modern Mountain Climbing History'

    Check out this clip for Nick Ryan's documentary "The Summit," premiering at Sundance on January 18. The film chronicles "the deadliest day in modern mountain climbing history," a still-unresolved 2008 expedition in which 18 of 24 climbers reached the summit of K2. In 48 hours time...

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    Meet the Sundance Filmmakers #33: Nick Ryan Revisits the Deadliest Day on the World's Most Dangerous Mountain in 'The Summit'

    It's been almost 20 years since Nick Ryan, along with three friends, began Image Now Films to work on commercials and graphic design. In the intervening time, Ryan has maintained his connection to the film world, also taking part in animation and music video production. The Dublin filmmaker has draw...

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    The Buzziest Thing at Film Festivals? It Might Just Be TV

    On Sunday, January 20th, "The Piano" director Jane Campion returns to the Sundance Film Festival, where her first feature "Sweetie" screened 23 years ago. This time, however, it's with a miniseries, not a movie -- "Top of the Lake," which is co-directed by Garth Dav...

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    Meet the 2013 Sundance Filmmakers #32: Adam Wingard Takes Us On the Haunted House Ride That is 'S-VHS'

    "V/H/S" became one of the curiosities of Park City this time last year. The horror anthology featured a mix of different styles and sensibilities from individual filmmakers and collectives alike, but wrapping together all the disparate stories was Adam Wingard's "Tape 56." Wingard, a self-educated A...

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    Meet the 2013 Sundance Filmmakers #31: Martha Shane and Lana Wilson Track the Lives of Third-Trimester Abortion Doctors in 'After Tiller'

    When Lana Wilson had the idea for "After Tiller," a profile of American abortion doctors, she approached her Wesleyan classmate, documentary producer/director/editor Martha Shane. "Bi the Way," a previous co-directorial effort of Shane's, looked at how the scientific and social attitudes towards bis...

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    Meet the 2013 Sundance Filmmakers #30: David Andalman Tackles the OJ Trial, Mike Tyson, Tupac & More in 'Milkshake'

    David Andalman and co-writer Mariko Munro are looking to accomplish something different with the coming-of-age genre. "Milkshake," their tale of 90s discovery and exploration, stars Tyler Ross and Shareeka Epps. Andalman told us about the duo's learning curve and what their low-key tale shares with ...

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    Sundance 2012 Revisited: Top Ten Winners, Theatrical Numbers Down, VOD Profits Up (Charts)

    As the buying frenzy for Sundance 2013 begins -- bolstered by the unexpected Oscar nominations for last year's grand jury prize-winner "Beasts of the Southern Wild" -- let's look at what happened to the rest of the 2012 acquisitions. Last year, the prices for top films fell a bit below 2011, after s...

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    Sundance 2013: The Top Junior Agents You Need to Know

    Who are the hardworking young agents training to become the next generation of key Sundance dealmakers?

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