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During the Q&A at the Las Vegas Film Festival actor Michael Madsen told the audience that one of his favorite roles was playing an Irish American boxer in a film that never got distribution called “Strength and...

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It’s been well over a year since Julie Keck and Jessica King, otherwise known as @kingisafink, visited Las Vegas and I had the pleasure of meeting them, so it was lots of fun to have...

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  Following the presentation of the Indie Icon Award to Michael Madsen by four of his six sons at the 2011 Las Vegas Film Festival after the screening of his 2008 film “Vice” and a...

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John Donovan, host of Las Vegas is Talking, and I sat down with Chad Clinton Freeman, the programmer/publicist for Derek Stonebarger’s Theatre7, and  he told Filmmakers Notebook just what he and Derek have coming up at the venue.  Last weekend Shannon Lark’s...

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The Viscera Film Festival, which highlights the work of female filmmakers exploring the dark side of the horror genre, came to Theatre7 the weekend of July 29-30 and Filmmakers Notebook had the pleasure of interviewing...

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When Ash Adams was asked last year to recommend someone for the Indie Icon Award at the 2011 Las Vegas Film Festival held at the Hilton Hotel from July 14-17,  his friend Michael Madsen quickly...

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The Cinekink Film Festival was founded in 2003 by Lisa Vandever and has been growing ever since.  “This is our eighth season,” she said during her recent visit to Las Vegas, which has been on...

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John Donovan and I spent a fun-filled morning at Theatre7 taping several interviews for Filmmakers Notebook and the other programs in John’s Network The La Voce Radio Show.  We were also there celebrating the Golden...

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Hope while you’ve been reading Parts 1 & 2 of this Filmmakers Notebook Q&A you’ve had the chance to check out the new micro-pilot film “Awakening” from independent filmmaker John W. Bosley, who is otherwise known as @JBMovies.  The final...

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The final part of the Filmmakers Notebook Q&A with the very bright, talented and opinionated independent film marketing expert Sheri Candler.  This time we focused on film festivals, self-distribution and revenue streams. After seeing a number of...

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