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    Watch: 'Winter's Bone' Is a Film Made of Towering Details

    If we establish that 'Winter's Bone' gave us Jennifer Lawrence's best performance, and if we establish that the film is a character study, its plot a way of mapping one character's maturation, then the next question becomes, what is the nature of the universe in which that maturation has been so bea...

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    Why Debra Granik Went from 'Winter's Bone' to 'Stray Dog,' Season Opener of PBS Docuseries 'Independent Lens'

    We talk to director Granik, whose documentary about U.S. war veterans will air on Veterans Day, Nov. 9.

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    39th Cleveland International Film Festival Winners Announced, Including Debra Granik's 'Stray Dog'

    The 39th Cleveland International Film Festival hosted approximately 300 filmmakers from around the world. The winners of the competitions were announced at the Closing Night ceremony on Sunday, March 29, 2015.

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    How Debra Granik Went From 'Winter's Bone' to NYFF Doc 'Stray Dog'

    Filmmaker Debra Granik earned an impressive four Oscar nominations for 2010's "Winter's Bone," including best picture, actress (Jennifer Lawrence), supporting actor (John Hawkes) and adapted screenplay. Clearly all the talent on display in 2004's "Down to the Bone," which boosted the career of Vera ...

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    Debra Granik Goes Rogue with First Doc 'Stray Dog'

    Filmmaker Debra Granik earned an impressive four Oscar nominations for 2010's 'Winter's Bone.' Her latest film, and first foray into documentary, plays the New York Film Festival this week.

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    Los Angeles Film Festival Award Winners Led by 'Man from Reno,' 'Stray Dog'; FULL LIST

    Dave Boyle’s "Man From Reno," and Debra Granik’s "Stray Dog" lead the list of jury award-winners at the Los Angeles Film festival, which closes Thursday night with Clint Eastwood's "Jersey Boys." Full list of audience and jury prize-winners below.

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    Heroines of Cinema: 15 Female Directors Who Made Their First Feature After Turning 40

    Two weeks ago, this column profiled ten female directors aged 40 or younger. My reasons for imposing an age limit were clearly stated, but it had the unfortunate side effect of excluding an entire demographic from the conversation - one that has a sorry history of receiving such treatment in Hollywo...

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    EXCLUSIVE: 'Winter's Bone' Director Debra Granik's Next Projects: HBO Series, Doc, Another 'Bone' Movie with Russell Banks

    Filmmaker Debra Granik earned an impressive four Oscar nominations for 2010's "Winter's Bone," including best picture, actress (Jennifer Lawrence), supporting actor (John Hawkes) and adapted screenplay.

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    Debra Granik To Helm Documentary On U.S. War Veterans Inspired By 'Winter's Bone' Supporting Actor

    After the acclaim of her sophomore feature film "Winter's Bone," writing a treatment with an eye on the director's chair for a Pippi Longstocking movie isn't exactly what we had envisioned for Debra Granik.

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    Oscarbation: 11 Oscar Nominee Snubs That Agitate Us

    Every year, we wake up for the Academy Award nominations expecting a surprise, hoping the same ten or fifteen movies don't keep getting referenced, honored, what-have-you. Last year, the Academy did a decent job as the field of Best Picture candidates swelled to ten, allowing for more exposure for f...

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