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BEING ELMO: A Puppeteer's Journey

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    'Being Elmo' Subject Kevin Clash Under Fire for Third Underage Sex Scandal in Two Weeks

    Despite taking a leave of absence that eventually led to his official resignation after being accused of having a sexual relationship with an underage boy, the subject of last year's Sundance award-winning documentary "Being Elmo," Kevin Clash --  known by most of the world a...

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    Kevin Clash Says Goodbye to Elmo in Wake of Sex Abuse Allegation

    It's come to this. Little over a week following news that the subject of last year's Sundance award-winning documentary "Being Elmo," Kevin Clash -- known the world over as the man behind Elmo on "Sesame Street" -- took a surprise leave of absence from the show in th...

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    Elmo Puppeteer Kevin Clash Making Big Screen Producer Debut

    It should no longer be a surprise to you all that the puppeteer behind the popular puppet Elmo is a black man name Kevin Clash.

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    INTERVIEW | It's Good to Be Elmo: Kevin Clash and Constance Marks Talk About "Being Elmo"

    Love or loathe, but almost everyone knows Elmo. And after the release of "Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey," audiences will know -- and likely love -- the man behind the Muppet, Kevin Clash.

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    Critical Consensus: "Martha Marcy May Marlene" Is The Pick of the Week

    One of the most anticipated American indie releases of the year, Sean Durkin's "Martha Marcy May Marlene" is the pick of the week for opening specialty films, according to the folks polled on criticWIRE.

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    REVIEW | "Being Elmo" Studies Master of Puppets Kevin Clash

    As the simplest member of the "Sesame Street" legacy, Elmo also has the greatest lasting appeal. His childlike naivete and untroubled worldview catapulted the furry red muppet to instant fame in the 1980s, when upstart puppeteer Kevin Clash gave the character his defining traits. The subject of "Bei...

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    Watch: Joyous Trailer for the Award-Winning Muppet Doc "Being Elmo"

    "Being Elmo," the crowd-pleasing profile of the man behind Elmo, arguably the most-loved Muppet on "Sesame Street," has been melting hearts on the festival circuit since premiering at Sundance this year, where it won the Special Jury Prize. The Constance Marks-directed doc has gone on to win awards ...

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    Dallas Dispatch | Elmo Paints the Town Red at the 5th Annual Dallas International Film Festival

    Red was all the rage at the March 31 opening ceremony of the 5th annual Dallas International Film Festival. Artistic Director James Faust’s bright red tie was indicative of the evening’s affair, where filmmakers, members of the press and the general public gathered to kick off the 11-day festival wi...

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    Dallas Highlights Docs: Festival's 5th Edition Opens with "Elmo," Honors Steve James

    The Dallas International Film Festival released its full slate today, and announced Constance Marks's "Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey" as the festival's opening night film. The documentary is coming off a succesful premiere at this year's Sundance Film Festival and signals the strength of recent ...

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    Sundance Review | "Being Elmo" Studies Master of Puppets Kevin Clash

    As the simplest member of the "Sesame Street" legacy, Elmo also has the greatest lasting appeal. His childlike naivete and untroubled worldview catapulted the furry red muppet to instant fame in the 1980s, when upstart puppeteer Kevin Clash gave the character his defining traits. The subject of "Bei...

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