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  • The Playlist  News

    Wim Wenders' 'Pina,' 'Buck,' 'Paradise Lost 3,' 'Project Nim' & More Make Oscar Documentary Shortlist

    ...and then there were 15. Just like that, the field for the films battling for the five slots at the Oscars for Best Documentary just got a lot smaller. The Academy Of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences announced the shortlist for the award and once again, there is no love for Werner Herzog.

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  • Indiewire  News

    Sundance Institute Renews Film Forward

    The Sundance Insititute has announced the renewal of their Film Forward program. The ten films selected for the program will travel to eight domestic and international locations and be featured in a special presentation at UNESCO in Paris, France.

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  • Indiewire  News

    Holiday Box Office | "Terri" Tops Indies In Debut; "Buck" and "Beginners" Lead Strong Holdovers

    The only specialty newbie reporting estimates, Azazel Jacobs's "Terri" found the highest per-theater-average in the specialty market this holiday weekend, and the second highest overall (a distant second to "Transformers"). On 6 screens in New York and LA, the ATO Pictures-release film grossed an estimated $82,521 over the 4-day weekend, earning a $13,754 per screen average. Not huge numbers, but respectable enough for the peculiar coming-of-age dramedy, which follows its titular character (an overweight teenager played by newcomer Jacob Wysocki) as he struggles at home and at school. His life takes a turn when assistant principal Mr. Fitzger...

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  • Indiewire  News

    "Buck Brannaman is Chick, Horse, Everything Magnet"

    This morning, NBC's "The Today Show" featured an interview with Buck Brannaman, the subject of Cindy Meehl's "Buck," a documentary that nabbed the 2011 Audience Award at Sundance. Ever the charmer, Brannaman spoke about his mystical way with horses, their therapeutic healing qualities and his status...

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  • Indiewire  News

    Alec Baldwin, James Lipton and "Buck" All on Tap for Summer Docs in the Hamptons

    The Hamptons International Film Festival's SummerDocs series will kick off on June 4th with a screening of Cindy Meehl's "Buck," winner of this year's Sundance Film Festival Audience Award. James Lipton is tapped to host the event's opening night.

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  • Leonard Maltin  Reviews

    movie review: BUCK

    Some years ago, Robert Redford made an excellent movie called The Horse Whisperer, based on Nicholas Evans’ novel. It turns out that a horseman named

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  • Indiewire  Reviews

    REVIEW | Buck Brannaman, Horse Therapist, in "Buck"

    Buck Brannaman, the subject of Cindy Meehl's engaging documentary profile "Buck," has a warm presence and knows how to tame horses better than anyone else. That's the simplest encapsulation of the movie's thesis, although the subtext runs much deeper than that. Beaten by his demanding father as a ch...

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