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Screening Sightings For "Have You Heard From Johannesburg" (Epic Doc On Global Effort To Destroy Apartheid)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 18, 2012 8:42 PM
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From director Connie Field (director of some of the most exciting, politically potent documentaries of our time - The Life And Times Of Rosie The Riveter and Freedom On My Mind) comes a film we first told you about in early 2010, when it was set to screen at the Film Forum here in NYC - Have You Heard From Johannesburg.

13 Indie Films Make Their Digital Premieres Through Sundance Institute's New Artist Services Program

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 18, 2012 2:45 PM
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Recall my post from about a little while ago announcing a new distribution initiative from Sundance, offering new streaming distribution options for all Sundance-stamped films, giving life to buried works that may otherwise go unseen?

"Dog Jack" Coming Out On DVD Jan. 31

  • By Sergio
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  • January 18, 2012 11:34 AM
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The Civil War-set, independently made, family drama Dog Jack will be released on DVD on Jan. 31st through Screen Media Films, and the following month expanding into Video On Demand as well/.

"Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone" Gets DVD/Digital Release Pickup And Release Date

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 17, 2012 2:13 PM
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SPARK, a new label dedicated to releasing quality documentaries on the arts created by the Cinema Guild to release on home video and/or digital, will distribute Everyday Sushine: The Story of Fishbone a documentary about the band Fishbone, the pioneering Black rock band that is celebrated its 25th anniversary last year; Laurence Fishburne narrates the acclaimed film about the group who released their highly-anticipated most recent album Crazy Glue, on October 18 2011.

Kino Lorber Acquires Rights To "King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery To Memphis;" Restored For Spring 2012 Release

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 16, 2012 10:33 PM
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Kino Lorber has acquisition worldwide rights to the acclaimed and seminal documentary King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery To Memphis (1970).

Kevin Hart's "Laugh At My Pain" Gets A DVD Release Date

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 12, 2011 11:00 AM
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Announced earlier today, Laugh At My Pain, comedian Kevin Hart's very successfull stand-up comedy film, will be heading to DVD January 17, 2012, courtesy of Codeblack Entertainment.