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    Nodance premieres edgy lineup

    The fifth annual Nodance Film Festival has invited over thirty Feature Films, Shorts, Music Videos and Documentaries to screen as part of it's eight day event, January 11-18th, 2002.

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    The Stuff of Fairy Tales

    an anticipated shortfall ($700,000, according to The New York Times). So are a host of museums and theatres housed in city-owned buildings, functioning under the auspices of the Cultural Institutions Group (CIG); the latter is, in turn, effected by the finances and policies of the New York City Department ...

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    Michael St. Clair (1922-2001)Veteran character actor Michael St. Clair died on Nov. 22. He was 78 years old. St. Clair was on his way to a callback audition in Hollywood with commercial casting director Danny Goldman when he suffered a stoke and was taken to Cedars-Sinai Hospital, where he ...

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    Sundance Fest reveals selections

    Next year's Sundance Film Festival will be the first major film festival on American soil since the attacks of Sept. 11. In announcing its Competition selections as well as picks for American Spectrum on Monday, Sundance organizers could only speculate as to the impact one of a seminal events ...

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    U.K. superbody funds 11 films

    LONDON -- The Film Council, the U.K. government-backed financing and strategy superbody, has announced its second round of individual project development funding. In this round announced Friday, the council has pledged to pump a total of 202,636 pounds ($295,848) into the development of 11 projects in various stages ...

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    'Worst is over' at Disney World

    Comparing the current recession, fear of flying and subsequent drop in attendance to previous tough times Americans have had to face, Walt Disney Co.

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    Corrections

    In the Nov. 23 spotlight on agents, Carole J. Russo of Agents for the Arts, Inc. referred to the existence of "non-union tours" when she started in the industry. The reference should have read "no non-union tours."

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    Members Okay SAG/NY Lease; Guild Yeas Saban

    The Screen Actors Guild experienced a busy week with New York members approving the local's new lease for office space; the Hollywood branch prepping for state senate hearings on ageism; and the national guild reaching a tentative children's programming agreement, and joining with directors and writers in considering ...

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    Downtown Battles to Bring Back Biz

    The downtown scene—including Off-Off-Broadway—will no longer remain passive observers at its own demise in the wake of the Sept. 11 catastrophe. Its players (theatres, restaurants, galleries, jazz clubs, and other businesses) are joining forces to create a collective identity, promote it, and sell it. A recently formed downtown ...

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    'Amelie' wins four EFAs, but star loses to Huppert

    BERLIN -- Jean-Pierre Jeunet's urban fairy tale "Amelie of Montmartre" was the big winner Saturday at Europe's top film prize ceremony, the 14th annual European Film Awards, walking away with four statuettes, including best picture.