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Upcoming summer workshops in Lisbon

We’re getting ready to inaugurate a new, month-long program of several workshops with the New University of Lisbon. Several UT faculty members are gearing up to teach a variety of film, journalism and TV-related classes including screenwriting; digital documentary; online … Continue reading

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Uwe Boll vs. the Web

There is a petition to convince director Uwe Boll to stop making movies. Boll has apparently said if the petition gets a million signatures, he’ll quit [story]. Now, the director has proven a bit quirky — challenging film critics to … Continue reading

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Second Skins and Tiny Lives

BoingBoingTV presents the above short piece about the movie Second Skin, which premiered at SXSW. The film explores the impact of massively multiplayer online games on the people who play — including one self-identified gaming addict. The documentary looks like … Continue reading

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Scott Stark kicks-off a new Avant Cinema series, with “Getting Nowhere Slow”

It was a great day for Austin when Scott Stark decided to swap San Francisco for the capital of Texas. And it was a great day yesterday when a small crowd gathered at the Austin Film Society for the bold … Continue reading

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