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    Want to Launch a Social Impact Doc? This is Why You Need an App for That.

    With "Look Up!" a short documentary intended to raise awareness about climate manipulation, geoengineering and their health and environmental impacts, director George Barnes created a mobile app to spur audiences to action.

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    BOND360's Marc Schiller on Why 'Particle Fever' Is the Future of DIY Film Distribution (TRAILERS)

    Back in February, the Barnes Brothers attempted to shoot a documentary about the lives of Todd Snider, Elizabeth Cook and other touring songwriters residing in the burgeoning East Nashville neighborhood. Well, they failed. Drugs and booze took over. What they ended up with is "East Nashville Tonight...

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    Why True/False Is One of the Most Vital Festivals In America

    Now in its 11th year, the True/False Film Festival — which concluded Sunday in this sleepless Mid-western college town — is the ultimate rejoinder to winter doldrums and existential concerns about the state of film culture.

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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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    SXSW Women Directors: Meet Sandrine Orabona

    "I like to say that we went through our own special version of SEAL training. Kristin did 13 tours in multiple countries and belonged to what is widely considered the world's most elite warrior class. Matching her energy level was the most challenging thing for me."

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    Hot Docs Announces First Titles For 2014 Festival

    Hot Docs has just announced the 14 documentary features that will make up this year's Special Presentations program. The selected films are a combination of international and world premieres, recent festival award winners, and works by "master filmmakers or featuring some star subjects."

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    EXCLUSIVE: Clip from SXSW World Premiere Doc 'Above All Else,' on Fighting the Keystone XL Oil Pipeline

    TOH! has scored an exclusive clip from SXSW world premiere doc "Above All Else," following one David Daniel as he attempts to rally neighbors and environmental activists alike to build a tree-top blockade of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. Watch below, plus trailer.

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    The Square - Oscar-nominated Documentary on Egyptian Uprising

    I met recently with Jehane Noujaim, Director / Cinematographer (also Director of Control Room, Startup.com, Rafea:Solar Mama) and Karim Amer, Producer / Sound Recordist.

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    Turning The Lamb of God Documentary 'As The Palaces Burn' Into a Special Event

    through an innovative release strategy via Philadelphia-based digital distributor Specticast, the new documentary "As the Palaces Burn" about heavy metal band Lamb of God, will screen in over 400 theaters around the world.

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    True/False Review: Robert Greene's Mesmerizing 'Actress' Features a Disgruntled Actress-Turned-Housewife Facing Life After 'The Wire'

    "Brandy Burre is Actress," reads the opening credit of Robert Greene’s aptly titled documentary "Actress," setting the stage for a movie wholly consumed by the dominance of that single, hypnotizing presence. Burre, a once promising thespian who abandoned a role on HBO’s “The Wire” to start a family ...

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