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Interview With Lynn Shelton

When we learned local filmmaker Lynn Shelton’s latest film, “Your Sister’s Sister” will have its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival next month, we though we’d toss her a few questions about the film and her future projects. … Continue reading

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The “Backstory” Goes “Way Back”

UWTV has a new show, “Backstory,” and it’s kicking off Saturday night with an episode about the lovely Lynn Shelton, including a screening of her first feature We Go Way Back in its entirety.  “Backstory” sounds like a local “Independent … Continue reading

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A little Lynn Shelton heresay

From ThePlaylist.com: In an apparent bid to pick up all ten available Oscar nominations in 2012, Weisz will star alongside Emily Blunt (who’s almost as busy, with “Salmon Fishing in the Yemen” currently filming, and recently signing on to Rian Johnson’s “Looper”) in an untitled … Continue reading

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Congrats Yet Again To Lynn Shelton

This time for being nominated for the Independent Spirit’s John Cassavetes Award. Will she make it two in a row?

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Lynn Shelton, Exiles on DVD

Critic Sean Axmaker reminds us that this week three DVDs of note were released: Lynn Shelton’s Humpday, Lynn Shelton’s My Effortless Brilliance, and The Exiles, with both Sean and Sherman Alexie on the commentary. Says Sean: The Seattle independent film … Continue reading

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Play It Gay

Before you get you gay cinema on this weekend at screenings of Lynn Shelton‘s HUMPDAY in which Josh Leonard and Mark Duplass play it gay, or at BRUNO where Sacha Baron Cohen also plays it gay, check out our screening … Continue reading

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Come out for HUMPDAY

This just in from Team Humpday: The day has come at last…HUMPDAY, (aka “The Little Film That Could”) is opening theatrically this coming Friday July 10th! Its theatrical run starts in two cities on that date: NYC (at the Angelika … Continue reading

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HUMPDAY IN THE FORTNIGHT AT CANNES!

Congrats to Seattle filmmaker Lynn Shelton and her crew who are off to Cannes. Her latest HUMPDAY screens in the prestigious Director’s Fortnight, whose inaugural year we’re celebrating in our 69 series. Shelton shares the line-up with Francis Ford Coppola … Continue reading

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Joe Swanberg’s One Shot

On the eve of the SXSW premiere of Joe Swanberg‘s latest film ALEXANDER THE LAST, we thought it would be a good time to roll out Swanberg’s one shot film, shot while he was attending our Local Sightings Film Festival … 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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