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    REVIEW | Where the Comic Lies: Ricki Stern and Annie Sundberg's "Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work"

    With late night television dominating entertainment headlines this year in a less-than-flattering light, the time seems ripe to revisit the public's neglect of Joan Rivers. The 77-year-old comic's reputation sank from rising star to showbiz disaster over the course of a decade, mainly due to a shift...

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    Lorber Films to Release Two for Cinephiles

    The films "American Grindhouse" and "Nightmares in Red, White, and Blue," profiles of two film genres in America (exploitation and horror, respectively), will get a theatrical release in the U.S. and Canada through Lorber Films. The company plans to release "American Grindhouse" to more fests, thea...

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    Lorber Films Finds "Genius Within"

    U.S. theatrical, DVD, digital, and educational rights for Michèle Hozer and Peter Raymont's music doc "Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould" have been acquired by Lorber Films. The film will open theatrically in September at New York's Lincoln Plaza Cinemas, with DVD and VOD distribution to...

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    Not a Conventional Shoot: Schnack's DNC Doc

    This interview was originally published as part of indieWIRE's coverage of the 2009 SilverDocs Film Festival. "Convention" hits theaters this Friday.

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    SilverDocs Unveils U.S. and World Competition Films for June Fest

    One of America's most prominent documentary events, the AFI-Discovery Channel Silverdocs Documentary Festival, unveiled its competition line up with 11 features competiting in both its "Sterling U.S. Feature Competition and "Sterling World Feature Competition." There are also over three dozen shorts...

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    Good Pitch @ Silverdocs Announces Projects

    Silverdocs has announced the eight social issue documentaries that will participate in the second annual Good Pitch taking place during the festival, June 21-27 in the Washington, DC area.

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    Magnolia Nabs Gibney's Eliot Spitzer Doc

    Magnolia Pictures announced that it has acquired US rights to Alex Gibney's untitled Eliot Spitzer documentary. Produced by A&E IndieFilms and Wider Film Projects, the film looks at the former Governor of New York, following Eliot Spitzer's career from his days as an attorney general committed to ba...

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    Silverdocs Opens with "Freakonomics," Closes with "Tillman" Doc

    Magnolia Pictures' "Freakonomics," with its all-star lineup of documentarians, will open the AFI-Discovery Channel Silverdocs Documentary Film Festival. The festival announced that Amir Bar-Lev's Sundance title, "The Tillman Story," will close the festival. Silverdocs runs from June 21 to 27 in th...

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