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Right after I started Filmmakers Notebook and checked out Twitter I began following and paying attention to David P. Baker.  I found his sense of humor refreshing and his candor about “Mission X” entertaining as...

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A Few Thoughts About Vegas Cine Fest

September 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

Now that Vegas Cine Fest is over I have some thoughts about festivals I thought I’d share.   For one thing, the more lead time you have to plan the better.  Considering that so many issues...

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Adding to the glitz and glamour this week at Vegas Cine Fest, which runs from August 25 – 27 at the Tropicana Las Vegas Resort and Casino, will be Plus Size Model Inbal Simhayoff, who...

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It’s hard to believe but Vegas Cine Fest, which is being held from August 25-27 at the Tropicana Las Vegas Resort and Casino, is almost here.  As many people know I am the marketing consultant...

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John Donovan and I had a wonderful time sitting down with filmmaker Michael Su for this segment of Filmmakers Notebook.  On Sunday, August 21, one of the director’s earlier works “Doomed” will be screened at...

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Filmmakers Notebook had the opportunity to interview filmmaker Chris Grimes via telephone last week.  The teacher turned filmmaker’s documentary “A Second Knock at the Door” will have its world premiere in Las Vegas on August...

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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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