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  1. 'A Good Wife': Film Review

    2:43 pm PST 02/11/2016
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    Serbian actress and erstwhile Kusturica muse Mirjana Karanovic tries her hand at directing. READ MORE

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  2. 'My Friend From the Park' ('Mi amiga del parque'): Film Review

    4:17 am PST 02/09/2016
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    Argentinean actor-director Ana Katz ('A Stray Girlfriend') stars alongside Julieta Zylberberg in this messy meditation on motherhood. READ MORE

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  3. 'Hooligan Sparrow': Sundance Review

    11:34 am PST 02/03/2016
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    This jarring documentary on women's rights in China amid governmental intimidation premiered at Sundance. READ MORE

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  4. 'The Lovers and the Despot': Sundance Review

    2:04 am PST 02/03/2016
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    An alluring and informative documentary about the 1978 kidnapping of two of South Korea's most famous film-industry figures by North Korea's movie-crazy Kim Jong-il. READ MORE

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  5. 'Jacqueline (Argentine)': Sundance Review

    12:02 pm PST 02/02/2016
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    Filmmaker Bernardo Britto debuts with this doodle of a movie starring French actress Camille Rutherford as a low-fi, Edward Snowden-like fugitive in Argentina. READ MORE

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  6. 'Much Ado About Nothing' ('Aqui no ha pasado nada'): Sundance Review

    10:28 am PST 02/01/2016
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    The latest feature from Chilean director Alejandro Fernandez Almendras (Sundance Grand Jury Prize winner 'To Kill A Man') is headlined by 'Nasty Baby' star Agustin Silva. READ MORE

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  7. 'A Flag Without a Country': Sundance Review

    10:26 am PST 02/01/2016
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    Kurdish-Iranian director Bahman Ghobadi directed this docu-fiction hybrid about two Kurds in Northern Iraq who teach children in a Syrian refugee camp. READ MORE

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  8. 'Film Hawk': Sundance Review

    12:13 am PST 02/01/2016
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    An intimate look at the life of a man who shepherded the careers of and selflessly championed filmmakers such as Kevin Smith and Edward Burns. READ MORE

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  9. 'Sophie and the Rising Sun': Sundance Review

    6:16 am PST 01/30/2016
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    A Japanese stranger causes unrest in a small Southern town. READ MORE

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  10. 'The Land': Sundance Review

    7:24 pm PST 01/29/2016
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    Writer-director Steven Caple Jr. puts a quartet of Cleveland teens in over their heads when they use a stolen drug stash to finance their skateboarding aspirations. READ MORE

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  11. 'Becoming Mike Nichols': Sundance Review

    6:17 pm PST 01/29/2016
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    A short, funny and illuminating interview-based documentary that will leave theater and film mavens satisfied and hungry for more. READ MORE

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  12. 'Mr. Pig': Sundance Review

    1:35 pm PST 01/29/2016
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    Maya Rudolph helps Danny Glover find a home for his gargantuan hog. READ MORE

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  13. 'The Eagle Huntress': Sundance Review

    12:51 pm PST 01/29/2016
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    Documentary director Otto Bell follows a 13-year-old girl from Mongolia who is set to become the first woman to participate in an exclusively male tradition. READ MORE

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  14. 'Holy Hell': Sundance Review

    11:14 am PST 01/29/2016
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    A longtime cult member and many fellow defectors tell their story. READ MORE

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  15. 'Uncle Howard': Sundance Review

    9:27 pm PST 01/28/2016
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    The life and work of Howard Brookner, a rising force in independent filmmaking cut down by AIDS in 1989 at age 34, gets poignant contextualization in this portrait by his nephew. READ MORE

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  16. 'Agnus Dei' ('Les innocentes'): Sundance Review

    2:27 pm PST 01/28/2016
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    French director Anne Fontaine ('Two Mothers') returns to Sundance with a pregnant-nuns film inspired by a true story. READ MORE

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  17. 'Nuts!': Sundance Review

    2:20 pm PST 01/28/2016
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    This doc, which premiered at Sundance, is about a country doctor who claimed to have come up with a surprising cure for male impotence. READ MORE

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  18. '31': Sundance Review

    2:14 pm PST 01/28/2016
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    Malcolm McDowell bets on the fate of hostages in his labyrinth of death. READ MORE

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  19. 'Carnage Park': Sundance Review

    11:52 am PST 01/28/2016
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    Being kidnapped during a bank robbery is the least of her problems. READ MORE

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  20. Sundance Channel Global Takes Five Park City Festival Titles

    2:56 am PST 01/28/2016
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    The international arm of the Sundance network nabbed 'Mammal,' 'The Fits,' 'Spa Night,' 'Jacqueline' and 'Mi Amiga Del Parque' for multiple international territories. READ MORE

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