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45635: An Independent Spirit and SxSW winner

I’m really looking forward to 45365, a new documentary billed as “perhaps the first rural symphony.” Directors Bill & Turner Ross just won the Chaz and Roger Ebert Truer than Fiction Award at the Independent Spirit Awards, and the film … Continue reading

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Humpday wins!

Gay Sex Challenge HUMPDAY Wins John Cassavetes Award: 2010 Spirit Awards by Steve Montgomery | Mar 5, 2010 | ShareThis | Leave a Comment Lynn Shelton’s Humpday, about two guys who decide to have sex with one another so they … Continue reading

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Insider’s peek at last weekend’s awards

Our board president Jennifer Roth (producer of THE WRESTLER) shares some thoughts from her experiences at the Independent Spirits and Oscar related parties last weekend: My Weekend: 1. Yes, I attended the Spirit Awards on Saturday. These are the Oscars … Continue reading

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Lynn Shelton wins Independent Spirit Award

Yes! Lynn Shelton (We Go Way Back, My Effortless Brilliance, Humpday, etc.) just won an Independent Spirit Someone to Watch Award. Here is the complete list of winners: Best Feature The Wrestler Producers: Darren Aronofsky, Scott Franklin Best Director Thomas … Continue reading

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Gossip from the Gotham Awards

From NWFF Board President Jennifer Roth: Sorry to miss everyone at the NWFF holiday party last night. Our holiday party overlapped with the Gotham Awards in NYC, which is kind of a standing date for me. I am lucky enough … Continue reading

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Someone to Watch

Alexis Ferris, stellar producer of Police Beat, Chuthlu and Zoo has been nominated for the Producers Award at the Independent Spirit Awards. Alexis has always been a dedicated, focused producer and supported her films films even at the darkest of … Continue reading

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