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Indie film festival Sundance increasingly has been opening its doors to television, with new TV series making their premiere there and independently produced pilots getting screenings alongside independent movies in search of a buyer. But there is a first at this year's festival with When The Street Lights Go On , a pilot commissioned by Hulu , which was passed on by the streaming service and has been looking for a new home. The project, produced by Paramount TV and...
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EXCLUSIVE : Here is a clip from the Sundance pic Killing Ground , from writer/director Damien Power in his feature film debut. The modern thriller about a young couple's camping trip that turns frightening will premiere tonight in the Midnight section of the festival. Set in Australia, the film center on Ian and Samantha, who arrive at an isolated campsite to find an SUV and a tent but no sign of the occupants. As night falls and the campers fail to return, Ian and Sam grow...
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I am sure that the company would want to see collisions with ships because it is the people who are out at sea would be most concerned. We will see how it develops. A Sussex teenager who admitted selling thousands of pounds worth of fake festival tickets has been sentenced to 21 months in a young offender institution.
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Nestled atop one of the many snow-capped mountains north of Salt Lake City, the Stein Eriksen Lodge played host Thursday to a gathering of branded content experts from agencies, brands and media outfits. Theyre attending and sharing their knowledge at the second Brand Storytelling conference, which is taking place in and around Park City, Utah, at the same time the Sundance Film Festival is starting up. A few key learnings jumped out from among the many presentations that took place across three small stages dotting the hall. Dont make the brand the story Alan Beard, president of YouTube network Fullscreen, reminded the audience that though it might be tempting to put a brand in the middle of a story, it rarely works. Telling good stories about a brand is less valuable than having a brand support a good story. Like a boomerang, if you throw the story away from you, it will come back, said Beard.
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The Glastonbury organisers give details of their new ‘sister festival’, and discuss urban myths, ticket costs and confirming Kris Kristofferson for 2017 Can you clarify what is happening going forward over the next three years? Are we looking at the fallow year 2018, the new festival 2019 and Worthy Farm 2020? Or is the whole thing still up in the air? Mufc88 Michael: Well, it’s certainly in the air at the moment. We’ve very much still at the planning stages. We’ve talked about 2019 for the event away from Worthy Farm, but it could well be 2021. Continue reading...
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More demonstrations were planned for later in the day. For one DisruptJ20 event, a march beginning at Columbus Circle outside Union Station, participants were asked to gather at noon, the same time as Trump's swearing-in as the 45th president. The route for the march, which organizers called a Festival of Resistance, ran about 1.5 miles to McPherson Square, a park about three blocks from the White House, where a rally featuring the filmmaker and liberal activist Michael Moore was planned. We're going to throw a party in the streets for our side, organizer David Thurston told reporters last week, adding that drummers, musicians and a float of dancers were planned for the march. Along the parade route, the ANSWER Coalition anti-war group planned demonstrations at two locations. Protesters and supporters of Trump clashed Thursday evening outside a pro-Trump event in Washington.
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Black Lives Matter and feminist groups also made their voices heard. The DisruptJ20 coalition, named after the date of the inauguration, had promised that people participating in its actions in Washington would attempt to shut down the celebrations, risking arrest when necessary. More demonstrations were planned for later in the day. For one DisruptJ20 event, a march beginning at Columbus Circle outside Union Station, participants were asked to gather at noon, the same time as Trump's swearing-in as the 45th president. The route for the march, which organizers called a Festival of Resistance, ran about 1.5 miles to McPherson Square, a park about three blocks from the White House, where a rally featuring the filmmaker and liberal activist Michael Moore was planned. We're going to throw a party in the streets for our side, organizer David Thurston told reporters last week, adding that drummers, musicians and a float of dancers were planned for the march.
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New films from Stanley Tucci, Martin Provost and China’s Liu Jian complete the Berlinale’s competition lineup and will see their world premieres at the next months festival. Only Liu’s film, the animated “Have a Nice Day,” will actually compete for the Golden Bear. “Final Portrait,” Tucci’s biopic of Swiss artist Alberto Giacometti with actor Geoffrey... Read more »
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A festival dubbed the "world's biggest Burns night celebration" is getting under way in the town where the poet spent his final years.
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A former DJ with a rare terminal heart condition has spoken of her determination to make the most of life and help others facing similar devastating illnesses. Kay Harvey, from Mullion, has suffered three heart attacks and two strokes over the past three years. She has more recently been diagnosed with a very rare heart condition and specialists have said they were yet to find a cure. Despite this, she is unwavering in her efforts to raise money for those facing similar conditions and hopes...
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The story of how the Brahman bull conquered America The Jallikattu row misses a significant point — the festival sport has become a nursery for quality bull breeds that are on the verge of extinction.
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