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    Exclusive: 'Independent Lens' Unveils a Fall Season That Includes 'Don't Stop Believin',' 'How to Survive a Plague' and 'Jiro Dreams of Sushi'

    Documentary series "Independent Lens" launches its 12th season on PBS on September 30th with a lineup of 23 films from both new and established filmmakers.

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    Picking Our Favorites From the Last Five Years of the Tribeca Film Festival

    As Tribeca 2013 reaches its final weekend, we look back at some of our favorite films from the past few years of the festival. Monsters and girlfriends and docs, oh my!

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    Who Would Be the Three Michelin Star Directors?

    Inspired by "Jiro Dreams of Sushi," considering how the Michelin star system might apply to great filmmakers instead of great chefs.

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    The Best Indie Movies of 2012 So Far, According to Criticwire

    With nearly six months of 2012 already gone, Criticwire takes a look back at the films with the highest averages of the year. Some are new favorites and some are holdovers from 2011 festivals, but there a number of 2012 movies that might become more well-known in the months (and years) to come.

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    FUTURES: 'Jiro Dreams of Sushi' Director David Gelb On Capturing One of Japan's National Treasures

    Why He's On Our Radar: "Jiro Dreams of Sushi," a visually stunning portrait of Jiro Ono, the chef of what is often called the greatest sushi restaurant on the planet, marks the feature film debut of director David Gelb. He worked alone for several weeks in Jiro's kitchen with just a camera and a tra...

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