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Dispatches From The 2015 American Film Market

Dispatches From The 2015 American Film Market

The 2015 American Film Market closed its 36th edition Wednesday, November 11. The AFM again was host to a truly global market, with a total of 407 films screenings in more than 30 languages, including 87 world premieres and 242 market premieres. New this year, was attendees were hosted nightly to Carousel Cocktails at sunset on the

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“Bikes vs Cars”, Inspiring a New Approach to Urban Planning

BIKES vs CARS, a new documentary film by Fredrik Gertten (BANANAS, Big Boys Gone Bananas) that advocates for bike-friendly cities in the 21st century, will be released in theaters starting Friday, December 4. The film, and a related app, has been inspiring a new approach to urban planning that could lead to better designs, smarter

Filmmaker Interview: Nick Broomfield (Tales Of The Grim Sleeper)

On July 7, 2010, Lonnie Franklin was arrested as a suspect in the “Grim Sleeper” murders, which took place in South Central Los Angeles from 1985 to 2007. His arrest was not the product of painstaking detective work, but the accidental result of a computer DNA match linking him to a possible 20 victims. TALES

Interview: Jeremy St. James (Actor – ‘Marfa Girl’)

Marfa Girl centers on Adam, a directionless, half-white, half-Hispanic teenager living in Marfa, Texas. The film follows the relationships with Adam’s girlfriend, his neighbor, a local artist, and a crazed border patrol agent. What ensues is a web of sex, violence and punk rock. Marfa Girl made its world premiere at the 2012 Rome Film

CONTEST: ‘The Sublime and the Beautiful’ Student Film Review

Greetings IndieNYC readers! We want to let you know that we’ve partnered with Candy Factory Distribution, an exciting new production and distribution company based here in NYC, on a student writing contest based around their new film ‘The Sublime and Beautiful.’ On October 3rd through the 9th, the film will be screening at Hollywood’s Arena Cinema at

Interview: Peter Baxter (Co-Founder – Slamdance Film Festival)

Dan Mirvish, Jon Fitzgerald, Shane Kuhn and Peter Baxter are the founding forefathers who, along with co-conspirator Paul Rachman, fought for truly independent filmmakers by giving them a voice in 1995 at the very first Slamdance Film Festival. Since then, the festival takes place every January in the breathtakingly stunning, snow-capped mountains of Park City,

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