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Short Films Shine at Winston-Salem Gala

Spirits were high Sunday night as local filmmakers, and film fans gathered at the Marketplace Cinemas Winston-Salem for the third annual MPCWS Short Film Gala. ...
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Video Vault – Dec 6, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT PICK OF THE WEEK MISERY (Scream Factory/Shout! Factory): Stephen King’s best-selling 1987 novel was expertly brought to the screen three years ...
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Video Vault – Nov 29, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT PICK OF THE WEEK THE MIRACLE WORKER (Olive Films): Playwright/producer William Gibson and director Arthur Penn successfully adapted their Tony-winning 1959 ...
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‘Tis the Season for a Short-film Festival

Despite the loss of tax incentives for film production in North Carolina, there remains a passionate contingent of filmmakers and film fans determined to prove ...
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Video Vault – Nov 22, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT PICK OF THE WEEK THE LIMEHOUSE GOLEM (RLJ Entertainment): Taking a page (or two) from the legend of Jack the Ripper, ...
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From UNCSA to Hollywood and Back

Last week marked a homecoming for Zene Baker, noted film editor and 1998 graduate of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts School ...
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UNCSA Graduate Scores Sundance Fellowship

Alan J. Van Dyke, a 2006 graduate of the UNCSA School of Filmmaking, has been selected for the Sundance Institute’s fourth annual Episodic Lab. Van ...
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Video Vault – Nov 15, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT PICK OF THE WEEK THE INCREDIBLE SHRINKING WOMAN (Shout! Factory): Joel Schumacher made his directorial debut with this frothy, award-winning 1981 ...
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Video Vault – Nov 8, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT PICK OF THE WEEK INTO THE NIGHT (Shout! Factory): John Landis’ 1985 black comedy was a box-office disappointment but remains one ...
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Carolina Haints Communes with Triad Spirits

Halloween may be over, but Wreak Havoc Productions is keeping the spirit – and spirits – close at hand, by delving into the mysteries and ...