Will the Indie Spirits Ever Be About the Indie Spirit Again? Was it ever?
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Will the Indie Spirits Ever Be About the Indie Spirit Again? Was it ever?

There really is no difference between awards shows now. When I first started, the Indie…

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The State of the Race: Fumbling Towards Enlightenment
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The State of the Race: Fumbling Towards Enlightenment

The Oscars can be a kaleidoscope view of our world — spectacular and surreal. Or…

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Beasts of the Southern Wild Makes it to Round Two for Gotham Audience Award
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Beasts of the Southern Wild Makes it to Round Two for Gotham Audience Award

Benh Zeitlin’s remarkable Beasts of the Southern Wild was the only non-documentary that went on…

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The State of the Oscar Race – And of These, Hope
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The State of the Oscar Race – And of These, Hope

With two weeks before the US Presidential election, nerves are frayed. The horses are kicking…

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The Actors of Beasts of the Southern Wild Shafted by SAG Rules
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The Actors of Beasts of the Southern Wild Shafted by SAG Rules

Over at The Hollywood Reporter busy bee Scott Feinberg breaks the news that the actors…

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Denby on the State of Film and What it Means to be a Critic
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Denby on the State of Film and What it Means to be a Critic

David Denby talks about the dying breed of originality in art — I assume he’s…

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