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    Gay Rights Doc 'The Case Against 8' Hits Theaters June 6, HBO June 23

    Ben Cotner and Ryan White's documentary "The Case Against 8" will hit theaters in New York and Los Angeles June 6 and will expand to select cities June 13. The film will also play on HBO on June 23, in time for the one-year anniversary.

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    Sundance: Talking To The Epic Team Behind Award Winning LGBT Rights Doc 'The Case Against 8'

    Ben Cotner and Ryan White deservedly won the doc directing prize at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival this past weekend for their film "The Case Against 8." Shot over five years, the film offers an incredible inside look at the legal battle behind overturning Proposition 8, which banned same-sex marri...

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    How I Shot That: The Challenges of Filming Sundance's 'Dig' and 'The Case Against 8'

    Cinematographer Joe Anderson spoke to us about filming Toby Halbrooks' short "Dig" and Ben Cotner and Ryan White's "The Case Against 8." "Dig" shows the perspective of a young girl who watches her father dig a hole in their backyard while "The Case Against 8" is a documentary about the trial that le...

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    Sundance Review: 'The Case Against 8' Delivers an Emotional Tour of History in the Making

    Taking place over five arduous years of legislative gridlock, "The Case Against 8" could have easily delivered a searing indictment of our country's lagging recognition of same-sex marriage. Yet the first directorial partnership and Sundance debut of former Hollywood executive Ben Cotner and directo...

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    Meet the 2014 Sundance Filmmakers #25: Ryan White & Ben Cotner Go Behind-the-Scenes of a Five Year Struggle in 'The Case Against 8'

    Ben Cotner and Ryan White both hail from the film industry with different backgrounds. Cotner has been an acquisitions executive for the last decade; White has been a documentary filmmaker for the same time. They met at Sundance five years ago, just after Proposition 8 had passed, and partnered to m...

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    HBO's Winter/Spring Doc Slate Includes 'The Case Against 8,' Doug Block's '112 Weddings'

    HBO has released its doc schedule through the first half of the year, a lineup that includes Doug Block's "112 Weddings" and Ben Cotner and Ryan White's "The Case Against 8," which is headed to the Sundance Film Festival this month.

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