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Casting News: Howard in "Teardrop Diamond"

With Lohan out of the picture, Bryce Dallas Howard gets the lead in the new Tennessee Williams pic.
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Director Craig Brewer Talks to IFC

The "Black Snake Moan" director answers those burning questions, like where on earth does he come up with this stuff?
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New Line Lines Up Two New Flicks

Mark Waters and Neil Jordan both sign on to direct upcoming flicks for the studio.
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Casting News: Ruffalo in "Bloom"

Mark Ruffalo signs on to Rian Johnson's next film, "The Brothers Bloom" opposite Adrien Brody and Rachel Weisz.
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Pamela Gray Pitches, Gets to Direct

The writer focuses on female friends for her directorial debut.
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Casting News: Spacek and Matthews in "Lake City"

The just-announced casting puts the seasoned star and rocker in this family drama.
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Aussie Flick "Kenny" Set to Gross Big

The financial term is fitting for this quirky flick about a man who runs a port-a-potty business.
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Slipknot Doc Perfect for Metal Fans

iklipz helps a revealing documentary about the band Slipknot generate buzz and, hopefully, an audience.
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Broomfield Tackles Haditha for Next Doc

Nick Bloomfield's documentaries have been called many things, but boring never comes to mind.
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"Flyboys" - The $60M Gamble

Renegade filmmakers finally bring the WWI airplane drama to the screen--on their own.
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Adrian Grenier Solves Mystery, Makes Documentary

The search for an absent father produces a touching, interesting doc.
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"Down & Dirty" Headed to the Screen

The book, an insider's look at how Indie film got mainstreamed, is already being translated into a screenplay.
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Searchlight and Wes Anderson Team Up

Anderson's latest start shooting in India later this year.
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Julie Delpy's Latest Revisits Paris

"2 Days in Paris" is written, directed by, and stars the French actress.
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Four Directors, Two Films, One Interview

LA Weekly interviews the directors of Quinceañera and Brothers of the Head, which both opened last weekend.
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Matthew Lillard in Indie "One of Our Own"

Just announced is his role in an up-coming film.
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Meryl Streep Narrates Katrina Doc

The film, premiering at the end of the month, visits the musical influences of New Orleans.
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"The Take" Films Guerilla Style

John Leguizamo takes his next project to the streets.
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Macia Gay Harden And Daughter Share Screen

For one lucky young lady, having a movie-star mom makes for a great 'in' to the business.
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Eastwood's Daughter Tries Filmmaking

Alison Eastwood segues from acting here and there to directing a Warner Independent Pictures feature film.
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Free Screenings: Little Miss Sunshine

The Sundance smash has scheduled several free screenings across the country.
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IndieWIRE Interviews 'Wordplay' Director

Patrick Creadon is riding high on his newfound filmmaking success, answering a few questions along the way.
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John Cusack's Latest Speaks to War and Loss

The actor departs from guaranteed box office bank to play a part he's passionate about.
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Trailer for Woody Allen's Latest

"Scoop" is set in London, starring Scarlett Johannson. Didn't he already make that movie?
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Grint Drives Past Harry Potter

Sony Classics to distribute Ron Weasley's...rather, Rupert Grint's first not-Harry Potter film.
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Saudi Film First of Its Kind

A Prince throws his weight, and his money, behind the first feature film to emerge from conservative Saudi Arabia.
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The Other 9/11 Film at Tribeca

United 93 is getting all the buzz, but Civic Duty deserves a hefty piece of that pie.
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Three Summer Camp Docs In Season

Summer's here, and so is camp; three different documentaries investigate.
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NYT To Screen "Undiscovered Gems"

The New York Times and Emerging Pictures plan to screen fifteen films that have yet to find a distributor.
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Clerks II Official Trailer Hits Internet

After much ado, Kevin Smith graces us with a tidbit of the sequel to his cult hit.
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Gordon-Levitt and Script Carry 'Brick'

A largely unknown yet talented cast paired with a truly unique script make for one anticipated film.
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MySpace is Your Film Space

Every filmmaker is on even ground when it comes to MySpace profiles.
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Four-Letter Film Headed to Theaters

The King of all Explitives is coming to your local theater sooner rather than later.
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'Dark Honeymoon' for Hannah, Scheider

'Decidedly retro cast' lined up for this murderous thriller.
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Bluescreen Your Basement on a Budget

One crafty filmmaker offers a how-to on transforming your basement into any movie set you need, and for under $30.
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Welcome to Indie Fodder

Film Fodder launches its latest blog, dedicated to the Independent Film world.
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