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SXSW & TFF 2016: Starz Wins Bidding War for My Blind Brother Distribution

SXSW & TFF 2016: Starz Wins Bidding War for My Blind Brother Distribution

Starz has picked up Sophie Goodhart’s romantic comedy, My Blind Brother, which premiered at South by Southwest Film Festival and also played at Tribeca Film Festival, Variety reports. The magazine says that the acquisition “will likely be the biggest sale out of this year’s South by Southwest” and is estimated to be in the low seven-figure range. The comedy was reportedly


“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

The Interecept & First Look Media Launch ‘Field Of Vision’ Documentary Series

Field of Vision is a new, filmmaker-driven documentary unit that will commission and create forty to fifty original episodic and individual short-form nonfiction films each year, pairing filmmakers with developing and ongoing stories around the globe. Field of Vision is co-created by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Laura Poitras, filmmaker AJ Schnack, and curator and producer Charlotte


Climate Change Doc ‘This Changes Everything’ On Tap For Global, Multi-Platform Release

This Changes Everything, Abramorama and FilmBuff announced the global release campaign for Avi Lewis’ game-changing documentary film, THIS CHANGES EVERYTHING, based on the critically acclaimed non-fiction best-seller by award-winning journalist and author, Naomi Klein. THIS CHANGES EVERYTHING presents seven powerful portraits of communities on the front lines of both fossil fuel extraction and the climate


Process Driven ALLURE Brings Occupy Wall St On Demand

Hailed by the New York Times as “seductive” with “lovely performances and oodles of atmosphere” during its limited theatrical run, ALLURE will be available from August 25, 2015, on dozens of cable and digital platform. Based on true stories, ALLURE focuses on five women in New York, who have come from different countries. Each one


DJ Spooky And Kronos Quartet Remix Racism

Collapsing D.W. Griffith’s 3 hour ‘Birth of a Nation’ into an hour-long multimedia work incorporating original scoring, remixing, and DJ techniques, DJ Spooky’s ‘Rebirth of a Nation’ will soon be available to the public. The Spoleto Festival commissioned work critically analyzes the source film’s grammar and racial depictions through sound and image. In DJ Spooky’s