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    Top Highlights from Aspen Shortsfest Screenwriting Panel Featuring Writers of 'Dallas Buyers Club,' 'Elementary' and 'M.A.S.H.'

    Aspen Shortsfest Special Presentation called "Writing for the Screen: How to Create Characters and Keep Your Friends" with Craig Borten, Peter Blake, and David Pollock.

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    7 Tips for Documentary Filmmakers from Full Frame Documentary Film Festival

    At the 17th Full Frame Documentary Festival, top programming executives as well as funding specialists shared advice with attendees about how to get funded and go the distance in today’s competitive documentary environment.

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    Here Are 10 Things Filmmakers Want Festivals to Do

    The torrential feedback to last week's article 10 Things Every Film Festival Wants Filmmakers to Know warrants a response from filmmakers. So here it is.

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    Why Make Shorts?: Filmmakers and Jurors Address the Purpose of Short Filmmaking at the Bermuda International Film Festival

    Bermuda shorts aren't just brightly colored bottoms that one wears with matching knee socks. At the Bermuda International Film Festival, shorts are the highlight, and for good reason.

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    10 Things Every Film Festival Wants Filmmakers to Know

    Attention, filmmakers. Here are 10 things that film festivals want filmmakers to know.

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    Stanley Kubrick's Longtime Producer Trashes 'Room 237' and Lists 'Eyes Wide Shut' As His Favorite Kubrick Film

    Jan Harlan acted as a researcher and producer for director Stanley Kubrick for over thirty years, contributing to such iconic films as "A Clockwork Orange," "Barry Lyndon," "The Shining," "Full Metal Jacket" and "Eyes Wide Shut." Harlan sat down with Indiewire to discuss his work with Kubrick, inclu...

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    TFI Interactive Lineup To Highlight New Forms of Storytelling and Interactivity

    With the world of digital storytelling becoming all the more prominent in the film world, the Tribeca Film Institute has delved into the exploration of its increasing possibilities through its annual TFI Interactive event. Today the organization has announced the dynamic new program for the third an...

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    Thessaloniki Doc Fest's Sweet 16: Award Winners and a Look at Future Films from the Region

    The 16th edition of the Thessaloniki Documentary Festival, a popular companion event to the city's 55-year-old November fiction fest, came to a close in Greece's second largest city this weekend. Over ten days, the event hosted 185 films, including a healthy representation of new Greek and Balkan re...

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    Nashville Film Festival Announces 2014 Program, Including 'Identical' Opener

    This year marks the Nashville Film Festival's (NaFF) 45th anniversary, making it one of the oldest in the country. Beginning April 17, the Festival will open with Nashville-centered film "The Identical" starring Ashley Judd and will close on the 26, taking over a two-weekend period for the first tim...

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    Annette Bening Drama 'Face of Love' Opens the Sun Valley Film Festival; Check Out the Full Lineup

    The third annual Sun Valley Film Festival (SVFF) in Idaho begins next week starting off with a screening of the Ed Harris and Annette Bening drama "The Face of Love." In addition to the narratives, documentaries and shorts that will be premiering, SVFF will also hold a special screening of Kevin Smi...

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