1) With their Gotham Awards After Party on Monday, IFP showed how to put on a damn good, high end film party. That said, people still missed the down and dirty Kodak & indieWIRE event that used to follow the awards.
2) With all the Spirit Award nominations forWinter's Bone, the press has dubbed it the indie film to beat this season.... Wait, did anyone honestly not know that already?
3) With the full Sundance lineup announced the 2011 festival insanity kicks off in earnest and another group filmmakers gets to learn just how much work it takes to bring out a movie.