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Sundance Film Festival: Day 3

Yesterday, Christine Jeff’s Sunshine Cleaning and Jonathan Levine’s The Wackness premiered at the Racquet Club to a packed crowd of distributor heads carrying their checkbooks, but so far the only movement has been for doc films – HBO (no longer partnered with Picturhouse) picked off Black List: Volume One and The Weinsteins picked up world right excluding North America for Marina Zenovich’s Roman Polanski: Wanted and
. You can be sure that major deal announcements are nano-hours away from happening with the lawyers proof-reading the paper load. Today we have: the Morgan Spurlock marketing machine via (see below) and a couple of Variety reviews: The Wackness (positive), In Bruges (average) and Good Dick (negative).

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Eric Lavallée is the founder, CEO, editor-in-chief, film journalist and critic at (founded in 2000). Eric is a regular at Sundance, Cannes and TIFF. He has a BFA in Film Studies at the Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema. In 2013 he served as a Narrative Competition Jury Member at the SXSW Film Festival. He was an associate producer on Mark Jackson's This Teacher (2018 LA Film Festival, 2018 BFI London). In 2022 he served as a New Flesh Comp for Best First Feature at the 2022 Fantasia Intl. Film Festival. Current top films for 2022 include Tár (Todd Field), All That Breathes (Shaunak Sen), Aftersun (Charlotte Wells).

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