Filmmaking - Distribution


“Your Job as a Programmer is to Look on Behalf of the Audience”: Charlotte Cook on She Does Podcast

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Charlotte Cook is a documentary film programmer, curator, producer and co-founder of Field of Vision. Cook was the Director of Programming at Hot Docs film festival for four years before she left in May of 2015 to start Field of…  Read more

By Jan 27, 2016

Hits & Misses: How Seven Films from Sundance 2015 Performed


The health and identity of American independent cinema has always been difficult to gauge and define, but Sundance is our default arbiter and explainer. Of course, indie film exists far beyond the limits of Park City in January, but the…  Read more

By Jan 20, 2016

Too Late, New John Hawkes Crime Thriller, Gets 35mm-Only Release

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Recent films as disparate as The End of the Tour and Spectre were shot in 35mm. But Too Late, which stars John Hawkes as a troubled private investigator tasked with finding a missing woman, takes the 35mm trend one step further. Shot in…  Read more

By Dec 17, 2015

Targeting Kids: Should the MPAA Rate Gun Violence in Movies?

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Recently a friend sent me a link to a movie I made a little while back. The poster for this movie, Glass Chin, has the lead actor, played by Corey Stoll, caressing a gun. In the movie Corey’s character is…  Read more

By Dec 13, 2015

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