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Painstaking talent search results in jaw-dropping Mexico Tourism film

Painstaking talent search results in jaw-dropping Mexico Tourism film
Lapiz worked with Danbell Casting in L.A. to put out a casting call for actors that matched the workaholics' build and coloration, even asking for "specific eyes" to match Ann's. They screened about 60 actors before finding the ones they ultimately used.
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'Captain America: Civil War' Director Joe Russo on the Film Industry's Chinese

'Captain America: Civil War' Director Joe Russo on the Film Industry's Chinese
Last month, the brothers secured financing for Anthem & Song, a studio based in Los Angeles and Beijing, which they will use to develop and produce Chinese-language films for China's booming theatrical market, which is expected to top North America as …
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New film about Newtown massacre explores trauma, promotes healing

New film about Newtown massacre explores trauma, promotes healing
But for their families and classmates, pain is still fresh. A new film "Midsummer in Newtown," debuting at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York City, explores their trauma, and the healing power of the arts. "He was one of my best friends. … He …
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Thurgood Marshall movie to film in Buffalo thanks to NY tax credits

Thurgood Marshall movie to film in Buffalo thanks to NY tax credits
Buffalo Niagara Film Commission representative Tim Clark told WGRZ that Buffalo was chosen because of tax incentives and the Western New York city's "old architecture," including train stations and the federal courthouse. It's unclear how much the …
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Actors warned to avoid new horror film from convicted paedophile director

Actors warned to avoid new horror film from convicted paedophile director
A convicted paedophile film-maker is facing outrage after issuing a casting call for the part of a young girl who flees her abusive grandfather in his new horror film. Victor Salva, best known for the Jeepers Creepers movies, plans to shoot sequel …
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Jack Lowden's the lad to play Morrissey in new film 'Steven', BAZ BAMIGBOYE writes

Jack Lowden's the lad to play Morrissey in new film 'Steven', BAZ BAMIGBOYE writes
Lowden, who played soldier heart-throb Nikolai Rostov in the television drama that gripped the nation over the winter, will explore the creative and social forces that led the singer to form The Smiths in the early Eighties. 'He's a massive icon …
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Film crew shoots feature length film in Augusta, four more coming

Film crew shoots feature length film in Augusta, four more coming
(WFXG) -. We will be seeing a lot more lights, camera, action in Augusta. The Augusta Film Office has locked down four films shooting in the CSRA this year. Wednesday, a full-length feature film was shooting on Greene Street. The movie is called The …
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