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Beverly Hills, CA (rushPRNews) By: Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences 2010-02-16

— Movie lovers can now get the only official Oscars® App for iPhone and iPod touch. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced it has premiered its first Academy Awards® application, the Oscars App, giving iPhone and

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Sundance Institute Announces Projects For Pilots Theatre Labs At Mass MoCA and On Governors Island
Los Angeles, CA (rushPRNews) By: SUNDANCE INSTITUTE 2010-02-11

ORIGINAL WORKS BY Adam Bock, Shailja Patel, JENNIFER MAISEL, JASON GROTE, LAURA JACQMIN AND HARRISON RIVERS SELECTED John Kelly Named Sundance Institute Time Warner Storytelling Fellow in Residence at MASS MoCA  — Sundance Institute announced today the projects chosen to participate in

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Credits Determined for Documentary Feature Nominee
Beverly Hills, CA (rushPRNews) By: Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences 2010-02-08

— Nominee credits for Best Documentary Feature nominee “The Cove” have been determined by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Documentary Branch Executive Committee. Credits are as follows: “The Cove” – Louie Psihoyos and Fisher Stevens Academy rules for

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Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences - NOMINATIONS BY CATEGORY - 82ND AWARDS - Performance by an actor in a leading role Jeff Bridges in "Crazy Heart" (Fox Searchlight) George Clooney in "Up in the Air" (Paramount in association with Cold Spring

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Weekend Report: ‘Avatar’ Unfazed in Seventh Outing
LOS ANGELES (rushPRNews) By: AneHoward 2010-02-01

by Brandon Gray Not to sound like a broken record for a record-breaker, but Avatar maintained its blistering pace over the weekend. The box office colossus raked in $31.3 million, again posting the strongest hold for a nationwide release: down only

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Alfred P. Sloan Prize Awarded to 'Obselidia'
Park City, UT (rushPRNews) By: SUNDANCE INSTITUTE 2010-01-29

Sundance/Alfred P. Sloan Fellowship and Commissioning Grants Also Announced   – The 2010 Sundance Film Festival is pleased to announce that Obselidia, directed by Diane Bell, is the recipient of this year’s Alfred P. Sloan Prize. The Prize, which carries a $20,000

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2010 Sundance / NHK International Filmmakers Award Winners Announced
Los Angeles, CA (Park City, UT) (rushPRNews) By: SUNDANCE INSTITUTE 2010-01-28

 – Sundance Institute and NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation) today announced the winners of the 2010 Sundance / NHK International Filmmakers Awards. The four winners were selected from 12 finalists by members of an International Jury which included: Violeta Bava, John

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MONTREAL, Vancouver, Canada (rushPRNews) By: Darren Brown 2010-01-28

(Suite en version française)   In the world of travel, a great recommendation is something that is highly cherished and can often be the difference between a great and mediocre experience.  This is where comes in, with intentions to be the

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'Avatar' tops 'Titanic' worldwide
Sherman Oaks, Calif (rushPRNews) By: AneHoward 2010-01-26

-- On Monday, 'Avatar' surpassed 'Titanic' to become the worldwide highest-grossing movie ever. Its worldwide total stands at $1.859 billion, compared to 'Titanic's $1.843 billion. 'Avatar's Monday gross was $3.2 million domestic and an est. $16.9 million foreign, which put

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Sundance Institute Announces Partnership with YouTube
PARK CITY, UTAH (rushPRNews) By: AneHoward 2010-01-22

Two Award-Winning Films from 2009 Festival Also Available  -- As further commitment to expanding audiences for independent films, Sundance Institute today announced a collaboration with YouTube to make available for rent three world-premiere films from the 2010 Sundance Film Festival.

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