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- Waiting in the wings. Kaufman, Anthony // Daily Variety;2/25/2005, Vol. 286 Issue 43, pA6
The article reports that 2005 Independent Spirit Awards lineup is one of the most theatrically neglected in year's. Five nominated motion pictures don't have a U.S. theatrical distrib in place and two others played only on cable. It's the goal of the Spirit Awards to shine a light on the...
- The Duke City Shootout. // Script (10922016);Mar/Apr2007, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p104
The article announces that the Duke City Shootout, the only filmmaking competition in the world, is now accepting script submissions from filmmakers and screenwriters around the world for the next festival which will be held in Albuquerque, New Mexico on July 20 to 28, 2007. With this,...
- TANGO & CASH. Dawtrey, Adam // Variety;8/29/2011, Vol. 424 Issue 3, p1
The article examines the selection of motion pictures to be exhibited by film festivals held in the fall season The business relationship between the festivals and major motion picture studios is considered, particularly the ability of those companies to use awards won at festivals in marketing...
- NETS PUT BUY IN BILINGUAL. De La Fuente, Anna Marie; Littleton, Cynthia // Variety;7/11/2011, Vol. 423 Issue 8, p1
The article discusses television programs broadcast on Spanish-language networks in which characters speak both Spanish and the English language. The programs are considered as part of a programming trend by such television broadcasters in which programs are attempting to appeal to Hispanic...
- LIDO LOVES DUALITY. Rooney, David // Variety;09/18/2000, Vol. 380 Issue 5, p16
Unveils those who won the honors at the 57th Venice International Film Festival. Director who won the Golden Lion award; Winner of the Grand Jury Prize; Recipient of the 1999 Golden Lion award.
- Slamdance hands out trophies. Kilday, Gregg // Hollywood Reporter Weekend Edition;1/29/2010, Vol. 413 Issue 9, p21
The article reports on the grandjury awards presented to various film directors and producers in the 16th Slamdance Film Festival in Park City, Utah.
- Woodstock Film Fest Announces 'Meera Gandhi Giving Back Award'. // India -- West;3/11/2011, Vol. 36 Issue 16, pC6
The article announces the launch of the Meera Gandhi Giving Back Award for director, producer or actor who best delivers a message of social change that will be presented at the Woodstock Film festival's annual awards gala in the U.S.
- Tribeca fetes tyros. Cox, Gordon // Daily Variety;4/26/2010, Vol. 307 Issue 16, p13
The article reports on the success of a group of up-and-coming filmmakers as it took an award at the 7th annual Tribeca All Access Creative Promise Awards in Gotham, New York.
- AUSTIN FILM FESTIVAL: STARS AND SCREENWRITERS CONVERGE IN TEXAS. Young, Andy // MovieMaker;Winter2012, Vol. 18 Issue 95, p72
The article offers information on the 2011 Austin Film Festival (AFF) that was held in Texas on October 20-27, which included award presentations for film directors.