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    Focus Forward Filmmaker Competition Winners Announced at Sundance

    Barcelona-based filmmaker Rafel Duran Torrent has been awarded the grand jury prize in GE and cinelan’s Focus Forward Filmmaker Competition. Torrent received a $100,000 cash prize and a collaboration with the Sundance Institute ShortsLab at a special awards ceremony at the Sundance Film Festiv...

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    American Promise: World Premiere at Sundance

    Spanning 12 years in the lives of two families, American Promise provides a rare look into black middle class life while exploring common hopes and hurdles of parents navigating their children’s educational journey.

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    Sundance Review Roundup: 'Kill Your Darlings'

    Critics are praising John Krokidas' "Kill Your Darlings," starring Daniel Radcliffe as Allen Ginsberg. The film, which is edgier and more engaging than Walter Salles' faithfully literary "On the Road," is being called an unusually successful portrait of the Beat generation, "a genuine attempt to sou...

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    Amy Hobby and Anne Hubbell Launch New Female-Driven Production Company Tangerine Entertainment

    With Sundance in full swing, independent film industry veterans Amy Hobby and Anne Hubbell today launched their female-driven production company, Tangerine Entertainment. The company is branded to character-based features directed by women.

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    Sundance 2013: CNN Films and Magnolia Pictures Catch 'Blackfish'

    CNN Films and Magnolia Pictures have partnered to acquire U.S. rights to director Gabriela Cowperthwaite’s U.S. documentary competition film “Blackfish.” Magnolia will open the film in theaters over the summer, and CNN will air the doc on TV later in the year.

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    Sundance: Fox Searchlight Acquires 'Way, Way Back' For Almost $10 Million; Stars Carell, Collette, Janney, Rudolph and Rockwell

    Fox Searchlight has picked up the rights to Nat Faxon and Jim Rash's "The Way, Way Back," which premiered at Sundance on January 21. The acquisition is a big buy, reportedly just under $10 million...

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    Sundance Futures: Lindsay Burdge on Finding Compassion for 'A Teacher' Who Goes Too Far With One of Her Students

    Why She's On Our Radar: In Hannah Fidell's NEXT entry "A Teacher," Lindsay Burdge appears in pretty much every frame as an attractive suburban Texas high school teacher engaged in a heated affair with a male student. The subject matter alone attracted a lot of attention in Park Cit...

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    Sundance 2013: Fox Searchlight Goes Big for 'The Way, Way Back' for Close to $10 Million

    Fox Searchlight has taken to Nat Faxon and Jim Rash’s directorial debut “The Way, Way Back,” which had its world premiere Monday at the Eccles Theatre. It may stand to be the biggest buy in recent memory, as one source puts the price just short of $10 million for North American rig...

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    The 2013 Sundance Review Report: Day 5

    Here's how critics liked the movies of Day 5 at Sundance, including a new Andrew Bujalski film, and the directorial debut of the co-writers of "The Descendants."

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