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5th Year Focus Features Africa First Program Winners Revealed (Southern Africa Well-Repped)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 3, 2012 1:31 PM
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I'm ALWAYS excited to read about Africa First winners; hot off the presses, here are the next set of 5 young African filmmakers who we'll surely be talking about in years to come. At the very least, expect individual profiles of each, and hopefully, glimpses at their previous and upcoming work.

NFFTY- Largest, Most Influential Youth Film Fest In The World - Call For 2013 Entries

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 3, 2012 12:48 PM
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NFFTY, the National Film Festival for Talented Youth, is the largest and most influential youth film festival in the world. But it’s not just for youth.

Audra McDonald To Be Feted By The Drama League

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 3, 2012 12:23 PM
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I think it's safe to say that we're Audra McDonald fans around here... glad to see her get this kind of recognition for her stellar work. 

Halle Berry Plays Truth Or Dare & Terrence Howard Talks Identify In Redband 'Movie 43' Trailer

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 3, 2012 11:20 AM
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Here's your first look at an ensemble project we first wrote about on the old S&A site in 2010, which is currently scheduled for a release in January 2013.

Anthony Mackie Joins Cast Of McG-Produced Rom-Com 'A Many Splintered Thing'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 3, 2012 11:01 AM
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Anthony Mackie has joined Topher Grace, Chris Evans, Michelle Monaghan, Aubrey Plaza, and Giovanni Ribisi in the romantic dramedy, A Many Splintered Thing, to be directed by Justin Reardon, for McG’s Wonderland Sound & Vision and Voltage Pictures.

'Beasts Of The Southern Wild' Coming Out On DVD And Blu-Ray In Dec.

  • By Sergio
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  • October 3, 2012 9:46 AM
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I guess it's safe to assume that bell hooks won't be getting a copy, but for anyone else who's interested Beasts of the Southern Wild will be coming out on standard and Blu-ray DVD on December 4 from Fox Home Entertainment.

'Beasts of The Southern Wild' Coming Out On DVD And Blu-ray In Dec

  • By Sergio
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  • October 3, 2012 9:38 AM
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I guess it's safe to assume that bell hooks won't be getting a copy, but for anyone else who's interested Beasts of the Souterhn Wild will be coming out on standard and Blu-ray DVD on December 4 from Fox Home Entertainment.

New York City Subpoenas 'The Central Park Five' Because Of Lawsuit

  • By Sergio
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  • October 3, 2012 8:43 AM
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Ken Burn's latest documentary, The Central Park Five, directed with his daughter and son-in-law, which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival, and is currently making the film festival circuit rounds, including Toronto and the Chicago International Film Festival this month, is still causing waves.

Did You Know: Noel Clarke Was Cut From 'Ghost Rider' + Not Sure He'll Be Seen In 'Star Trek 2'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2012 9:21 PM
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The proverbial cutting room floor, fodder for DVD and Blu-ray extras. I haven't seen Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (released last year) and certainly haven't touched the DVD or Blu-ray to know what special features/extras each contains.

Opening Cities, Theaters Revealed For USA Theatrical Run Of Ozwald Boateng Doc 'A Man's Story'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2012 7:14 PM
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We now have official USA theatrical opening cities and theater locations for A Man's Story, the highly-anticipated Ozwald Boateng documentary we first alerted you way back in 2010, when it's released in the USA on November 2nd.