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    Alejandro Jodorowsky's SXSW-Bound 'Dance of Reality' Gets a US Distributor

    ABKCO Films announced today that they have acquired domestic theatrical and home entertainment rights to Chilean director Alejandro Jodorowsky's "The Dance of Reality," his first new film in 23 years.

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    WATCH: Jason Bateman Waxes Filthy in Directorial Debut 'Bad Words,' Headed for SXSW

    Among the feature film lineup at this year's SXSW is "Arrested Development" star Jason Bateman's directorial debut "Bad Words." The movie stars Bateman, Rohan Chand, Alison Janney, Kathryn Hahn and Phillip Baker Hall. In the first clip (below), Bateman's character defines the word "autofellatio" for...

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    5 Observations About the 2014 SXSW Lineup With Insight From Film Festival Head Janet Pierson

    Today’s announcement of the 2014 SXSW lineup — most of it, anyway, since more 10 titles will be announced next week — kicks off another phase of anticipation for hunks of fresh North American cinema before the Sundance fervor has even really settled. With 76 world premieres out of a total 115 and 68...

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    SXSW 2014 Unveils Feature Film Lineup: Full List of 115 Titles Playing the Fest

    With Sundance now wrapped, South by Southwest is the next major American festival on the horizon. SXSW 2014 has unveiled its features lineup for this year’s fest, running March 7 – 15 in Austin, Texas. Check out the full list, below.

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    Watch: Rowdy Trailer for Bryan Poyser's SXSW Comedy 'Love & Air Sex,' Previously Titled 'The Bounceback'

    The SXSW premiere of director Bryan Poyser's "Love & Air Sex" has certainly given the romantic comedy the boost it deserves. Teaming up with co-writers David DeGrow Shotwell and Steven Walters to create his third feature film, Poyser takes us on a wild and crazy journey that showcases the unstoppabl...

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    Tribeca Film Acquires Bryan Poyser's 'Love & Air Sex,' Previously Titled 'The Bounceback,' Plans 10-Day Air Sex Competition

    Tribeca Film has acquired Bryan Poyser's "Love & Air Sex," previously titled "The Bounceback," which premiered last March at the SXSW Film Festival. The company plans to release the film on February 4 on VOD followed by a theatrical release on February 7.

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    Jon Favreau's Latest to Open SXSW; 'Veronica Mars' Movie Set to World Premiere

    The South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Conference and Festival has announced Jon Favreau's "Chef" as its opening night film. The comedy -- starring Favreau, Sofia Vergara, Scarlet Johansson, John Leguizamo and Dustin Hoffman -- will world premiere Friday, March 7. "Chef" marks Favreau's return to indie ...

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    SXSW 2014 to Premiere Jon Favreau's 'Chef' as Fest Opener, Kickstarted 'Veronica Mars' Feature and More

    South by Southwest has unveiled its 2014 opening night film: Jon Favreau’s “Chef,” set to kick off the fest on March 7, 2014.

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    'Loves Her Gun' Star Trieste Kelly Dunn Talks Improv, Road-Tripping and Directors

    Geoff Marslet's "Loves Her Gun" was a talking point out of last year's SXSW, not only because it centers around violence and gun control, but because the improvised dialogue makes for a naturalistic portrait of a woman's progression from victim to aggressor. She's well-played by Trieste Kelly Dunn, ...

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    Doc Filmmakers: You Don't Need to Premiere at Sundance to Win an Oscar, But Most Nominees Debuted There

    The changes in the Academy's documentary rules may have made it easier for the year's top documentaries to get some recognition come Oscar time. (Before, the small group of nominators were accused of having taste that seemed not to correspond with generally agreed upon quality and popularity.) So ...

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