Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Indies Ins and Outs
The Independent Spirit film nominations just out--these are the Indie version of the Oscars and carry a lot of weight. A lot of no-brainers and a lot of surprises--just read, I won't ruin for you. Surprised Short Term-12 did not get more but it did okay. 12 Years a Slave will clean-up both here and with Oscars. Not sure about doc list. Definition of "indie" is budget under $21 million--my how times havd changed.
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