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  • Weekend preview: Black Friday vinyl and beer

    Weekend preview: Black Friday vinyl and beer
    For many South Florida music fans, Black Friday means vinyl, which often isn’t black anymore. And this year, the white whale for many a hunter of exclusive new vinyl on this quasi Record Store Day is indeed white, the color of a White Russian, to be...
  • 'Boyhood' wins best film of 2014 honor from N.Y. Film Critics Circle

    'Boyhood' wins best film of 2014 honor from N.Y. Film Critics Circle
    "Boyhood," Richard Linklater's acclaimed coming-of-age drama shot over a 12-year period, was named best film of 2014 on Monday by the New York Film Critics Circle. "Boyhood" also won awards for director Linklater and supporting actress for Patricia...
  • Gotham Award Nominations: 'Boyhood' Scores Four (FULL LIST)

    The Gotham Independent Film Awards set a 2014 race for best feature that includes "Boyhood" and "Birdman," vying for the title with "Love is Strange," "Under the Skin" and "The Grand Budapest Hotel." Richard Linklater's drama "Boyhood," 12 years in the...
  • As Mexican Auds Embrace Local Comedies, Filmmakers Hope Dramas Can Cash In Too

    For the past decade, Mexico has churned out bold, auteur filmmaking, but when those acclaimed works have hit local screens, results are often mediocre. Switch the focus to laughter, however, and auds show up in droves. Even the nation's most well-...
  • Lynn Shelton follows her own direction in 'Laggies'

    Lynn Shelton follows her own direction in 'Laggies'
    Her first day on the Seattle set of the comedy "Laggies," Keira Knightley noticed something unusual about her director, Lynn Shelton: She knew all the grips' names. "Most directors are like generals or dictators, because it is like an army that's...
  • Hollywood's New Leaders: PR/Digital/Management

    Lee Ginsberg, 40 (pictured left) Partner at Ginsberg-Libby Ginsberg moved to L.A. from New York in 1999, knowing he wanted to work in Hollywood, but not necessarily sure how or where. His first job, through a temp agency, was as an assistant to personal...
  • AFM: France's Wide Drives Into Euro Arthouse Genre with 'Cruel,' 'Homesick' (EXCLUSIVE)

    Acquiring international sales rights to "Cruel" and now "Homesick," Paris-based sales company Wide is driving into European genre/arthouse as it builds up to the American Film Market where one flagship title is Toronto Festival hit "Margarita With a...
  • 'Aviation Cocktail' doesn't quite fly

    'Aviation Cocktail' doesn't quite fly
    The kidnapping and murder of a young woman in a sleepy 1950s Middle America hamlet send the intertwining lives of three good ol' boys into a tailspin in "The Aviation Cocktail." When the firing squad formed by the townsfolk fails to execute the...
  • Q&A: Wild Bunch's Vincent Maraval Unveils Pan-European Digital Distribution Company

    PARIS: Building on its experiment with Abel Ferrara's "Welcome to New York," Wild Bunch is launching a pan-European digital distribution company. Following the footsteps of TWC/Radius, A24 or IFC Films in the U.S., the Paris-based studio will acquire...
  • AFM: New Distributors Energize Indie Market

    With the seven major studios devoting increasing focus on tentpoles, the indie sector is seeing a welcome emergence of new distributors. The biggest splash this year has come from 6-month-old Saban Films, which bought three films -- John Travolta's...
  • At the AFI Fest in Los Angeles, a world of ideas come calling

    At the AFI Fest in Los Angeles, a world of ideas come calling
    "A Most Violent Year," written and directed by J.C. Chandor, stars Jessica Chastain and Oscar Isaac in an explosive story of a couple struggling to grow their heating oil business that is part crime saga, part domestic drama. It's very much a New York...