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2016 Doc Impact Awards Honor ‘Citizenfour,’ ‘Virunga’ and More
Alchemy and Arc Entertainment Pick Up Coming-of-Age Drama ‘A Country Called Home’
Amazon Partners with Roadside Attractions for Awards Season Release of ‘Manchester by the Sea’
AMC Cowboys Up With Robert Redford’s ‘American West’ and ‘Hell on Wheels’: Exclusive Posters
AMC’s ‘Preacher’ Releases Badass First Look Character Photos Before SXSW Premiere
Blumhouse to Produce Swing Dance Documentary ‘Alive and Kicking’
‘Concerned Student 1950’ Documentary to Screen For Free at True/False Film Festival
CyberLink Breaks the Guinness World Record For Binge Watching With 94-Hour Marathon
Epix Acquires Katie Couric Sundance Documentary ‘Under the Gun’
Exclusive ‘Lady Dynamite’ Season 1 Poster Gets Inside Maria Bamford’s Head
Exclusive ‘Miles Ahead’ Stills Capture the Soul of Don Cheadle’s Directorial Debut
FilmRise Acquires Bizarre Sundance Film ‘The Greasy Strangler’
FilmRise Acquires ‘Star Wars’ Behind-the-Scenes Documentary ‘Elstree 1976’
Film Society of Lincoln Center to Honor Morgan Freeman With 43rd Chaplin Award
‘Goodnight Mommy’ Breakout Filmmakers Head to Hollywood For New Horror Film
Google Joins the Miami International Film Festival to Spotlight Gender and Race Inequality in Film
‘He Named Me Malala’ to Stream Exclusively on Hulu
Here’s Where You Can See Rooster Teeth’s New Sci-Fi Comedy ‘Lazer Team’ in Theaters
Icarus Films and Kimstim Acquire Breathtaking Tibetan Drama ‘Paths of the Soul’
IFC Films Acquires Kelly Reichardt’s ‘Certain Women,’ Starring Kristen Stewart and Michelle Williams
Ireland’s Snubbed Oscar Entry ‘Viva’ Gets Pushed Back to April
Jerry Lewis Drama ‘Max Rose’ to Premiere at the MOMA Prior to Theatrical Release
Kino Lorber Acquires Acclaimed French Drama ‘Fatima’
Kino Lorber Picks Up Berlinale Golden Bear Winner ‘Fire at Sea’
Kodak and Sundance Collaborate to Support Indie Filmmakers
Kristin Chenoweth Plays a (Literally) Unstable Mom in ‘Hard Sell’ Poster
Laurent Lafitte Announced as Master of Ceremonies for 2016 Cannes Film Festival
Lisa Schwartz Appointed Co-President at IFC Films and Sundance Selects
‘Made by Women’ Aims to Bring More Female Writers and Directors to TV
The Most Powerful Oscar Nominee You Probably Haven’t Seen Will Air on PBS For Free
Netflix Acquires First Blockbuster With Will Smith-Starring Supernatural Cop Movie ‘Bright’
Netflix Acquires New Joe Berlinger Documentary ‘Tony Robbins: I Am Not Your Guru’
New ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 6 Posters Remind You That a Beloved Character Will Most Likely Die
NewportFILM Announces Creation of New Sports-Centric Film Festival
Nick Soares Named CEO of GoDigital, Inc.
Oscar Contender Charlotte Rampling and Jim Broadbent Unearth the Past in ‘The Sense of an Ending’ First Look Photo
Relive Your First Love in Exclusive ‘Already Tomorrow in Hong Kong’ Photos
Robert De Niro is Ready to Box Bloody Again in ‘Hands of Stone’ Poster
Ryan Murphy Launches Foundation to Promote Diversity in Hollywood
Seed&Spark and Teradek Partner to Bring Essential Production Help to Indie Filmmakers
Slamdance is Coming to Hollywood With Mind-Bending Meta Film ‘Director’s Cut’
Transcendent Exclusive Poster for ‘The Pearl’ Highlights its Real Characters
These Stunning ‘The Neon Demon’ Fan Posters Will Make Nicolas Winding Refn Proud
‘The Walking Dead’ Creator Robert Kirkman Turns to Korea for New Apocalyptic Drama Series ‘Five Year’
Wendy Lidell Joins Kino Lorber as Senior Vice President of Theatrical Distribution and Acquisitions
Variety’s Power of Women 2016 Honors Misty Copeland, Lupita Nyong’o, Julianne Moore and More
Vimeo Announces Initiative to Fund Female Filmmakers
Zeitgeist Picks Up Documentary About 1960s Artist ‘Eva Hesse’

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Amazon and Cohen Media Group Pick Up Cannes Drama ‘The Salesman’
Ava DuVernay’s ‘The 13th’ to Open 54th New York Film Festival
Bryan Cranston, Laurence Fisburne and Steve Carrell to Star in Richard Linklater’s Next Film
Cannes Adds Documentary ‘Peshmerga’ to Official Selection
Check Out the Stunning New Poster for ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ 
Cohen Media Group Picks Up Rights to Cannes Documentary ‘Journey Through French Cinema’
‘The Flash’ Movie Loses Director Rick Famuyiwa
Fox Searchlight in Final Talks to Pick Up ‘A United Kingdom’
GKids Acquires North American Rights to Grimm Fairytale Feature ‘The Girl Without Hands’
‘The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Maki’ Grabbed the Top Un Certain Regard Award
Lin-Manuel Miranda and Alan Menken Team Up for Live-Action ‘The Little Mermaid’
‘The Lost City of Z’ to Close the 54th New York Film Festival
‘Loving’ Receives Oscar Buzz and Praise After Cannes Premiere
‘Mission: Impossible 6’ Coming Summer 2018
New York Film Festival Rolls Out Impressive List of Main Titles
Open Road Acquires TIFF Release ‘The Promise’
‘Pitch Perfect 3’ Lands New Director Trish Sie
Screen Media Acquires Cannes Thriller ‘Sugar Mountain’ With Jason Momoa and Cary Elwes
‘Suicide Squad’ Steals $20.5 Million in Thursday Night Release
Toronto Film Festival Adds ‘The Promise,’ ‘The Bleeder’ and More to Line-Up
Venice Film Festival Announces Full List of 2016 Winners
The Weinstein Company Acquires Quentin Tarantino Documentary ’21 Years’

‘Batman: The Killing Joke’ Coming to Theaters For One Night Only
‘Baywatch’ to the White House: Zac Efron Floats Idea of a Dwayne Johnson Presidency
Complete Your Comic-Con Cosplay With New ‘Suicide Squad’ Costume Collection 
‘Deadpool’ Ends its Theatrical Run With $363 Million at U.S. Box Office
Fall Out Boy’s New ‘Ghostbusters’ Theme Song is Not Afraid of the Dark
Forget Your Daughter’s Birthday in the ‘Sixteen Candles’ House Now for Sale
‘Legends of the Hidden Temple’ TV Movie Gets New Posters (And a Familiar Voice)
Matt Damon Would Play a Superhero…If Ben Affleck Directs
Paul Feig Has a Mission Planned for Jason Statham in Potential ‘Spy 2’
‘Suicide Squad’ Officially Receives a PG-13 Rating
William Shatner Credits ‘Star Wars’ for ‘Star Trek’ Revival