TITLE

'Boffo' to open D.C. doc fest

AUTHOR(S)
Chang, Justin
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;5/15/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 31, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the selection of Home Box Office Inc.'s documentary films "Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters," and "21 Up in America" as the respective opening and closing films at the Silverdocs 2006 in Washington D.C. on June 13-18, 2006. The event is a collaboration between the American Film Institute and Discovery Channel. "Boffo!" examines the thin line between commercial success and failure in Hollywood. "21 Up in America" is directed by Christopher Dillon Quinn, the winner of the jury and audience awards at the Sundance Film Festival.
ACCESSION #
20902129

 

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