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Meet the 2014 Tribeca Filmmakers #46: Ryan Piers Williams Embraced the Imperfections of Making 'X/Y'
Ryan Piers Williams currently lives in NYC and started making films when he was 12 years old in El Paso, Texas. Upon graduation he worked for Steven Soderbergh and George Clooney on several produ...
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TV Ratings: 'Survivor' Tops Repeat Wednesday, Fox Wins Night With 'Idol'
The two reality series own a night of scarce competition, though each loses a little steam from last week. read more
Meet the 2014 Tribeca Filmmakers #45: Sam Cullman and Jennifer Grausman Discuss 'Art and Craft'
Philanthropy, mental health, and art forgery all take center stage in Sam Cullman's and Jennifer Grausman's documentary "Art and Craft." It's not just about money for Mark Landis, the orchestrater of ...
Meet the 2014 Tribeca Filmmakers #44: Lloyd Handwerker Completes 30-Year Project 'Famous Nathan'
The grandson of the hot dog emporium’s founders Nathan and Ida Handwerker has completed a 30-year project: a documentary about Nathan's Famous, titled "Famous Nathan." Lloyd Handwerker's grandfather...
Meet the 2014 Tribeca Filmmakers #43: Orlando Von Einsiedel Goes to Congo for 'Virunga'
Orlando von Einsiedel is no stranger to documentary-making, having covered everything from the origins of snowboarding to hawkers in Nigeria. But in his own words, he told Indiewire, "I'm just an aver...
‘X-Men’ Director Bryan Singer Sexual Assault Allegations: Read the Full Lawsuit
Bryan Singer has been accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old boy in court documents filed on Wednesday. According to the lawsuit filed in federal court in Hawaii, plaintiff Michael Egan, who was...
‘Black Coal’ Makes Mark Before Tribeca Outing
Art-house thriller falls between genres in native China
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Katie Couric: How I Met Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer; Why the Web is a ’Step Up’ from TV (Q&A)
Yahoo's new "global anchor” was invited on a 48-hour Turks and Caicos retreat with an elite group of thought leaders, coordinated by the tech giant's CEO, in April 2013.read more
Project of the Day: 'Bodkin Ras'
Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress; at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite. In the meantime: Is this a movie you’d want to see? Tell us in the com...
Tribeca: Chelsea Clinton Opens Up About Bringing an NYU Community Together in Short 'Of Many'
As a college student it's easy to forget how often we segregate ourselves by race, religion and ethnicity. It's not necessarily something done consciously, but our views of the world undoubtedly shape...
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See That Mustang in the Sky? 50 Years Ago, You Could Drive It
New Yorkers who gazed up in the sky yesterday and noticed that Ford had plopped a new Mustang on the 86th floor observation deck of the Empire State Building were (justifiably) awed. It was no easy ...
‘Heaven Is for Real’ Opens at No. 1 at Box Office and Gets ‘A’ CinemaScore
Sony's inspirational drama “Heaven Is for Real” is off to a fast start at the box office, opening at No. 1 with an estimated $3.7 million on Wednesday. It beat “Captain America: ...
Katie Holmes on Playing ‘Miss Meadows’ Gun-Toting Vigilante: ‘It Was Fun to Play’
When Katie Holmes popped onto Hollywood's radar in 1998 as lovable girl-next-door Joey Potter on “Dawson's Creek,” many people didn't realize that by that time, she had already...
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Box Office: Christian Film 'Heaven Is for Real' Wins Wednesday With $3.7 Million
The drama, edging past "Captain America: The Winter Soldier," is the latest faith-based title to prosper at the U.S. box office.read more
LG Unveils ‘Rosetta Stone’ Open-Source Code for Connected-TV Apps
LG Electronics is releasing a free, open-source software development kit for Google Android and Apple iOS developers to let apps easily connect with – eventually — any Internet-connect...
'American Hustle' Producer Megan Ellison Developing TV Series on Greta Garbo & Marlene Dietrich
After making a big splash in the independent film community by personally financing, expertly producing, or generally saving art house driven films like "Killing Them Softly," "The Master," "American ...
Media Luna Picks Up ‘Flying Home,’ ‘Ciudad Delirio’
MADRID – Bringing down the flag on its Cannes sales slate campaign, Germany’’s Media Luna has announced it will be handling international rights on five brand new acquisitions, including Dominiq...
Nas at Tribeca: 20 Years of ‘Illmatic,’ Minus Homophobia
After 20 years, the mainstream embraced Nas at Wednesday night's start of the Tribeca Film Festival. He embraced it back by abandoning the casual homophobia that some critics have used to write of...
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'Mrs. Doubtfire': Robin Williams' Clever Combination of Prosthetics (Video)
"Today" aired a 1993 interview on Thursday, revealing that the Scottish nanny's inspiration is a blend of Margaret Hamilton, Margaret Thatcher and Julia Child.read more
Meet the 2014 Tribeca Filmmakers #41: Courteney Cox Created a Passion Project in 'Before I Go'
Courteney Cox of "Friends" and "Cougar Town" is stepping to the other side of the camera for "Just Before I Go," a drama about a man in need of making amends. Tell us about yourself: I’m a...

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