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Citizen Jane Film Festival, with photos! — Columbia, MO Oct. 15-17

Citizen Jane Film Festival was a joy from beginning to end, with some sweet surprises and a variety of films that should have suited virtually every taste and persuasion. And, of course, there was Winter’s Bone, my personal favorite and … Continue reading

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From “follow sweetness”

One of the most insightful reviews to date of Winter’s Bone, read the full review here. …as she doses off on account of the pain reliever the film briefly leaves a fully naturalistic wash and gives us an impressionistic tour … Continue reading

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Light in the Attic said they’re shipping CDs to me on Oct. 13!

WOOHOO!! Yes, the big woohoo! is finally here, or just about. Light in the Attic, the record label for the Winter’s Bone soundtrack CD, said they’re shipping CDs to me on Oct. 13 —Finally! The production and manufacture of this … Continue reading

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Citizen Jane Film Festival

Check out the Citizen Jane Film Festival or visit the CJFF blog. “Citizen Jane Film Festival 2010 Opening Film is “Tiny Furniture”, written and directed by 23-year old Lena Dunham and showing Friday night, October 15th at the Missouri Theater. Passes … Continue reading

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From Uncut

“The world described by Winter’s Bone is a place of woe, where when things aren’t bad they’re worse. It’s remote, inhospitable, out there on the very edge of things, impoverished, populated by brooding malcontents, linked by blood, suspicion and ill-feeling and otherwise … Continue reading

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Warrensburg Film Festival, Social Justice, and politics…

I guess I’m not through huffing and puffing about this. Here’s my blog post about Warrensburg. The films were good despite the kerfuffle. Winter’s Bone was the featured film and therefore not in competition. But I got a standing ovation, twice, and was … Continue reading

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The BBC Interview.

The BC interview made it to press! I can’t find the link! Dang’it all anyway… Here’s the BBC link.  It is on the “Strand” last Monday September 6. http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/arts/ Move the slider over to about 12:50 to hear the interview. … Continue reading

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