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Part 2 with Windy Borman, the director/producer or the awarding-winning documentary film “The Eyes of Thailand.” Borman also offers these suggestions to other filmmakers who are interested in undertaking projects in similar conditions on foreign...

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Part 2 on Filmmakers Notebook with Oscar-winning Actor Louis Gossett Jr., who received the 2012 Male Indie Icon Award at the Las Vegas Film Festival. The role was demanding physically as well as emotionally.  For...

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On Saturday, July 21st actor Louis Gossett Jr. was awarded the 2012 Male Indie Icon Award at the Las Vegas Film Festival during festivities that included a press conference and a special screening celebrating the...

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One recent highlight was playing Lela Rogers in Clint Eastwood’s “J. Edgar” starring Leonardo DiCaprio.  Thompson found Eastwood’s style interesting and was happy for the opportunity to see how he runs his set.  She said...

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Actress Lea Thompson was presented the 2012 Female Indie Icon Award  by actor/director Ash Adams during the Las Vegas Film Festival following the World Premiere of her new film “The Trouble with the Truth” on...

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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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  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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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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Filmmaker Bryan W. Shay decided to take a gamble and make a documentary that showed the world of professional poker players who treat the game as a business rather than like a potential addiction and the risk is paying...

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I spent the weekend attending the Las Vegas Film Festival at the Hilton Hotel and had an amazing time speaking with the winner of the Indie Icon Award actor Michael Madsen and the moderator of the special...

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