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31 Jan
Bill Burr - Talent
Comedians are a notoriously challenging interview, often preferring to save their punch lines for the stage and clamming up during Q & As. So I didn’t know what to expect when I spoke with Bill Burr, the Canton native the New York Times has More...
30 Jan
Nnamdi Asomugha - Talent, Executive Producer
Matt Ruskin’s Crown Heights became this year’s claimant of the Sundance U.S. Dramatic Audience Award tonight, after a powerful festival debut for the story – inspired by an episode of the This American Life podcast – about a man, wrongfully More...
30 Jan
I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore: Macon Blair- Writer, Director; Marjorie Prime: Uri Singer - Producer; Roxanne Roxanne: Nina Yang Bongiovi/Significant Productions- Producer, MNM Creative- Financier; Crown Heights: Nnamdi Asomugha- Actor
The Sundance Film Festival wrapped with awards for “I don’t feel at home in this world anymore.” and “Dina,” the grand jury winners in the U.S. dramatic and documentary competitions. The directorial debut of Macon Blair, “I don’t feel at home…” More...
30 Jan
Hugh Moore - Writer, Maz Jobrani - Talent
Where have I seen this before? How often you must ask yourselves that same question when it comes, especially, to broadcast TV. Well, get ready to ask it again, but don’t dismiss “Superior Donuts” just because it’s uncannily similar to the old More...
30 Jan
Nina Yang Bongiovi/Significant Productions - Producer, Mimi Valdes - Producer, MNM Creative - Financier
One of the built-in hooks of the biopic is that it tends to involve fame and fortune. Even if the person in question winds up descending from fame and squandering the fortune, tumbling into addiction and falling from grace, at least he or she More...
30 Jan
Cassian Elwes - Producer
While the Sundance Film Festival prizes were awarded yesterday, they’ve saved the biggest sale for last. Netflix has paid $12.5 million for Mudbound, the Dee Rees-directed drama that stars Carey Mulligan, Jason Clarke, Jason Mitchell, Mary J. More...
30 Jan
Macon Blair - Writer, Director
Known in indie circles for his acting in films by Jeremy Saulnier, including Blue Ruin and Green Room, Macon Blair took some inspiration from those experiences in penning his feature debut, I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore, which took More...
27 Jan
Cassian Elwes - Producer
During the first half of the 2017 Sundance Film Festival (which runs from Jan. 19 to Jan. 29), there was a star-studded women’s march on Park City’s Main Street on Saturday led by Chelsea Handler…and a lot of snow. Last year’s festival gave us More...
27 Jan
Jenner Furst - Director, Nick Sandow & Mike Gasparro - Executive Producers
Jay Z’s latest project takes on a serious, but important subject. On Wednesday, the music mogul premiered his forthcoming Spike TV docu-series, “TIME: The Kalief Browder Story” at the Sundance Film Festival. Browder, a former Bronx resident, was More...
27 Jan
Nina Yang Bongiovi/Significant Productions - Producer, Mimi Valdes - Producer, MNM Creative - Financier
After an all night bidding battle, Neon is near to closing a deal for Roxanne Roxanne, the Michael Larnell-directed film that yesterday also had Amazon, Lionsgate, and Miramax vying for North American rights in a deal that reached near $3 More...

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