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    Meet the Boise Film Underground, a Band of Indie Filmmakers Hard at Work in Idaho

    Give it a few years, and Idaho's Sun Valley Film Festival could be a spring Telluride: an intimate, filmmaker-friendly event buzzing with savvy cinephiles and industry mavens, and screening top international art cinema either off the festival circuit or for the first time. Here are five reasons why ...

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    Meet Nell Shipman, 'Girl from God's Country' and Silent Film Pioneer Who Fled Hollywood for Idaho (VIDEO)

    It was 1920 when Nell Shipman, a silent film starlet and screenwriter from Canada who broke into Hollywood as a teenager, packed up her 10 year-old son, director-lover and 70 abused animal actors and left Tinseltown for the Idaho wilds. Boise-based filmmaker Karen Day is now working a new documentar...

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    REVIEW: Why 'Unicorns' Fest Discovery Leah Meyerhoff Is One to Watch

    One of the finds at this year's SXSW Film Festival was Leah Meyerhoff's directorial debut "I Believe in Unicorns," now simply titled "Unicorns," about the aftermath of a 16-year-old girl's first sexual experience, and the velocity of teenage love. Fresh off its Austin premiere, the film played the S...

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    Idaho's Glorious Sun Valley Film Festival Unveils 2014 Prize Winners

    Give it a few years, and the Sun Valley Film Festival, nestled in the Gem State's titular resort town, a haven for Hollywood types throughout the years, could be a spring Telluride -- an "it"-event that cinephiles and industry bigwigs won't want to miss. Here is the 2014 festival's list of prize win...

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    Idaho's Cutting Edge Treefort Film Festival Kicks Off This Wednesday

    There's a lot going on in Idaho this month. As of this year, the Gem State has proclaimed March its official Arts and Culture Month, with the Sun Valley Film Festival having wrapped last weekend and the Treefort Film and Music Festival kicking off this Wednesday, March 19.

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    Review: Sun Valley Film Fest Opener 'Mission Blue' Plumbs Depths of Oceanographer Sylvia Earle (VIDEO)

    You won't be ordering fish off the menu soon after viewing Fisher Stevens' new documentary "Mission Blue," which world premiered at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival and just opened Idaho's Sun Valley Film Festival on Thursday night.

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    Idaho's Sun Valley Film Festival Announces Star-Studded 2014 Lineup

    From March 13 to 16, the Sun Valley Film Festival in Idaho will roll out the red carpet for filmmakers and movie lovers in Hollywood’s original ski Shangri-La. This third edition of the festival will serve up a film slate of over 50 features and shorts, along with new programs, galas, concerts and m...

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    Allen & Co.'s Sun Valley Media Mogul Guest List Includes Zuckerberg, Iger, Gates, Diller, Hastings

    Allen & Co.'s annual Sun Valley Conference, now in its 31st year, kicks off later this month. It's a mogul summer camp where the world's power players gather to talk shop, dress casual and rub elbows in the splendor of Idaho summer. Among those on the creme-de-la-creme guest list are tech moguls Bil...

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