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    Laura Kim Takes Marketing Reins at Participant Media

    It makes sense for Laura Kim to take over the marketing reins at Participant Media. The marketing veteran loves documentaries and independent film--has a passion for them in fact.

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    'Hank and Asha': How Two Newlyweds Shot a Long-Distance Romance on Their Honeymoon

    "We premiered at Slamdance last year and won an award there, and have been on the festival circuit for a year at 25 to 30 festivals, where we won a bunch of awards."

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    Want to Slap Tim League in the Face? Here's Your Chance to Get Some 'Cheap Thrills'

    Check out the unusual money back guarantee that Alamo Drafthouse CEO Tim League is making on his new release "Cheap Thrills," opening this weekend.

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    Why Roadside Attractions Is the Right Distributor to Handle Justin Simien's College Satire 'Dear White People' (VIDEO)

    With a solid target audience of college students and millennials, it will be fascinating to see how Roadside Attractions handles the release of marketer-turned-filmmaker Justin Simien's cutting racial satire "Dear White People," given that the Sundance prize-winner started out as a provocative conce...

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    Niche Doc On-Demand Release Targets Batman Fans (VIDEO)

    Documentaries lend themselves to targeted niche marketing and, as "Detropia" proved last year, self-distribution. All you need is a subject with a defined fan base. Funded by more than 1,000 Kickstarter donors, Brett Culp's "Legends of the Knight" is a case in point. Relying on community support wi...

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    House of Cards Against Humanity: Play on Words Leads to Free Cards Courtesy of Netflix

    In light of the impending release of season two of its hit TV series “House of Cards,” Netflix is offering a free 25-card expansion pack of the internet-beloved, Kickstarter-funded party game Cards Against Humanity.

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    Anatomy of a Release: Roadside Attractions' Redford-Starrer 'All Is Lost'

    Did Roadside Attractions do anything wrong in distributing "All is Lost," as Robert Redford has suggested? Compare Roadside's overall release plan to similar English-language limited-release films and the company did about as well as it realistically could have.

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    Here's How the Filmmakers behind 'Terms and Conditions May Apply' Had the Most Robust Film Screening Q&A of the Year

    Director Cullen Hoback talks about how he used online screenings to make his documentary "Terms and Conditions May Apply" into an event.

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    Navigating Hollywood's Cutthroat Corners with Ms. in the Biz

    Helenna Santos-Levy launched her online magazine, Ms. in the Biz, just six months ago, with the simple goal of connecting women working in Hollywood with one another. Today it has 61,000 readers in 151 different countries.

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    AFI FEST Promotes One of Last Holiday Entries Via Special Tribute to David O. Russell

    Given that David O. Russell's "American Hustle" (December 25) is one of the last films to arrive into the already-crowded awards fray, the last film festival of the fall season, AFI FEST 2013 (November 7-14), gets to promote the presumed Oscar contender via Special Tribute on Friday, November 8.

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