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    Poetry, Politics and Memory in "The Missing Picture"

    The opening images -- rusted film canisters, unspooled movie reels spilling across the floor like some beautiful, serpentine ruin of a sculpture -- signals that The Missing Picture is like no other film you've seen.

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    Watch: Oscar Nominee Joshua Oppenheimer Discusses 'The Act Of Killing' In 50-Minute Talk

    While the field is a tight bunch of worthy contenders, it's arguable that few of the Best Documentary nominees this year boast the level of critical acclaim that has greeted "The Act Of Killing." The BAFTA for Best Documentary, and the Berlin Film Festival Panorama Audience Award are among a slew of...

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    'Act of Killing' Director Joshua Oppenheimer on How The Oscars Gave The Film 'A Second Life'

    This is a first person by Joshua Oppenheimer, the director of Oscar-nominated documentary "The Act of Killing."

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    Here Are Werner Herzog, Errol Morris and Joshua Oppenheimer's 10 Best Reddit AMA Moments

    Over the weekend, Werner Herzog, Errol Morris, and Joshua Oppenheimer hosted a Reddit AMA about their Oscar-nominated documentary, "The Act of Killing." Like the film, their AMA is unlike anything you will ever encounter. Here are some of the highlights.

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    Forget Piracy, Here's How BitTorrent Plans to Revolutionize DIY Distribution

    BitTorrent, the file-sharing protocol, has become synonymous with piracy, but the company wants to set the record straight and forge relationships with filmmakers and other content creators.

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    Alfonso Cuaron Wins Best Director at DGA Awards (FULL WINNERS LIST)

    Historically speaking, whoever wins the 2014 Directors Guild of America Award for Best Director becomes the likely winner at the Academy Awards. This year, "Gravity" director Alfonso Cuaron won the feature film prize at the DGAs and should start getting ready to say hello to Oscar. A live-blog of th...

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    'The Crash Reel' Releases BitTorrent Bundle with Exclusive Content

    In partnership with Phase4 Films and PictureMotion, BitTorrent will release never before seen footage from "The Crash Reel" in the new BitTorrent Bundle, including features videos of Kevin Pearce, deleted scenes, alternate endings, trailers, and four movie posters.

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    Why '20 Feet from Stardom' Leads the Oscar Doc Pack (UPDATED)

    Now that the Oscar nominations have landed, where is the doc race? Under new rules as of last year, the doc contenders must grab the spotlight to win--as DVD screeners are now sent to every Academy voter. Many wonder if they will watch all five. Which gives the advantage to the ones they have alread...

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