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Indie Focus: Making time with the Golden Globes and at the Palm Springs International Film Festival

Indie Focus: Making time with the Golden Globes and at the Palm Springs International Film Festival

Hello! I’m Mark Olsen, and welcome to your weekly field guide to a world of Only Good Movies.

I’ll be honest with you, in the year and a half or so I’ve been doing this newsletter, this may be the single worst week for new releases that I can recall. And as you’ve probably learned by now, I’m generally pretty upbeat about these things. So consider this an official catch-up week at the theaters or, depending on where you live, a time to find talked-about titles that are finally expanding to your town.

Many of the best films of the season are still finding their way to audiences, as...

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