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    'An Oversimplification of Her Beauty' Opens In South Africa (Black Films Don't Sell Overseas?)

    It was about 2 weeks ago when I posted an entry dismissing the industry-held belief (and sadly, amongst some of *us* as well) that "black American films don't sell overseas."

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    Opening Weekend Box Office Results For 'An Oversimplification Of Her Beauty'

    In specialty box office, Terence Nance's feature film debut, An Oversimplification Of Her Beauty, opened with solid numbers for a film with no stars, and a tiny marketing budget, playing on just 2 screens, both in New York.

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    The Review Report for Friday, April 26th: 'Pain & Gain', 'Mud', 'Sun Don't Shine' & More

    It doesn't matter who you are, this week's new releases promise something you will like. It's one of the most crowded weekends in recent memory, so here's to hoping you can get to a nearby theater and take advantage of it.

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    Exclusive Clip From Terence Nance's 'An Oversimplification Of Her Beauty' + Theater Info

    Variance Films opens Terence Nance's enthralling An Oversimplification Of Her Beauty, today, Friday, April 26, 2013.If it's not already clear by now, it's a film that I really dig for a number of reasons, and that I strongly encourage you to see - assuming it's playing at a theater near you this wee...

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    Watch: Jay-Z Approved Trailer for Gotham Award Winning Romance 'An Oversimplification of Her Beauty'

    Executive produced in part by Jay-Z and "The Daily Show"'s Wyatt Cenac, visual artist Terence Nance's first leap into feature filmmaking has played at a few film festivals, including Sundance, since last year, and won the back-handedly titled prize of "Best Film Not Playing in a Theater Near You" la...

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    Variance Picks Up North American Theatrical Rights To 'An Oversimplification Of Her Beauty'

    Music to my ears... this is great news! Hat-tip to Variance for making another bold pick-up (recall Spike Lee's Red Hook Summer last year), going where others seemingly will not; and of course congrats to Terence Nance and company.

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    EXCLUSIVE: Variance Films Acquires Theatrical Rights to 'An Oversimplification of Her Beauty' for April Release

    Writer-director Terence Nance may just have to give back his Gotham Award for Best Film Not Playing at a Theater Near You.

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    Cinema Eye Honors Announces Nominees for Audience and Doc/Fiction Hybrid Awards

    The documentary award ceremony Cinema Eye Honors, celebrating its seventh year in 2013, has announced the ten films up for its Audience Award and the five films up for its Heterodox Award.

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    'Oversimplification of Her Beauty' Acquired By Cinema Guild; Jay-Z Signs Up As Exec Producer

    Winner of the Gotham award for Best Film Not Playing at a Theater Near You - Terence Nance's An Oversimplification of Her Beauty - will continue to claim that title, because, while it's now been acquired by a distribution company, the deal is specifically f...

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