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    Jordan Peele, Emily V. Gordon, and Others React to Spirit Award Nominations

    The 2018 Independent Spirit Award nominations were announced Tuesday morning, and a number of excited filmmakers took a minute or two to share their thoughts. Distributor A24 was well represented with 17 overall nominations. They received multiple nods each for “The Florida Project,” “Good Time,” “The Killing of the Sacred Deer,” and “Lady Bird.” Single […] More

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    Film Review: Justin Chon’s ‘Gook’ Is a Timely, Impressive Urban Drama

    As decent Americans look on aghast after another incident of racially motivated violence in Charlottesville, films like “Gook” remain incredibly timely. Starring, written, and directed by Justin Chon, this drama relives the tense atmosphere of South Central Los Angeles in the wake of the infamous Rodney King verdict. Crafted carefully around those real life events, […] More