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  1. Family Movie Night at Steuben LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bangor Daily News

    Academy Award nominee QuvenzhanA Wallis (Beasts of the Southern Wild) stars as Annie, a young, happy foster kid who's also tough enough to make her way on the streets of New York. Originally left by her parents as a baby with the promise that ...

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  2. Fireworks in movies usually mean more than meets the eyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | TwinCities

    ... flashes of light would be enough but, like several of the scenes on this list (including "Beasts of the Southern Wild," "Blow Out" and "Wonderland"), this fireworks clip is accompanied by a dynamite piece of music. Here, it's Randy Newman's theme ...

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  3. Review: 'Annie'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... a foster kid") is played this time by the confidence-plus machine called Quvenzhane Wallis, of "Beasts of the Southern Wild." Miss Hannigan, her boozy tormentor, has been re-conceived as a wannabe rock star spewing jokes about Hootie and the ...

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  4. Oscars 2013: Best DirectorRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2013 | Washington Square News

    ... is also a lot of love in the Academy for Benh Zeitlin and his courageous Sundance phenomenon "Beasts of the Southern Wild." His daring choice to cast all non-actors, especially the revelation that is QuvenzhanA Wallis, and to shoot on ...

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  5. Beasts of the Southern Wild returns with live orchestra at Saenger TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Best of New Orleans

    New Orleans filmmaker Benh Zeitlin's Oscar-nominated Beasts of the Southern Wild will screen with a live orchestra at the Saenger Theatre on Saturday night, Oct. 10 at 8 p.m. New York City's Wordless Music - an ensemble that seeks to blur the lines between different styles of instrumental music, from classical to indie rock - and the Lost Bayou Ramblers will perform a live soundtrack to the movie, led by award-winning conductor Ryan McAdams.

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  6. Rooftop Films Helped Launch Lena Dunham and Benh Zeitlin: Who's Next?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | KURB-FM Little Rock

    ... and launching rising talent - once-unknown shorts directors Lena Dunham, Benh Zeitlin (Beasts of the Southern Wild) and Gillian Robespierre (Obvious Child) all had their short films screened at past fests. And Zeitlin and Robespierre were both ...

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  7. Barkhad Abdi to star in short film 'Wolf Who Cried Boy' with Dwight HenryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... in the film along with Torrey Wigfield ( Lost River ) and Dwight Henry ( 12 Years A Slave , Beasts of the Southern Wild ). According to TheWrap , which first reported on Henry's casting in April, the story centers on a young man who is stuck in the ...

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  8. Lucy Alibar's 'Throw Me on the Burnpile...' Starts Tonight at the DouglasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... May 31 with only 11 public performances. Written and performed by Oscar-nominated screenwriter ("Beasts of the Southern Wild") Alibar, "Throw Me On the Burnpile and Light Me Up" blends a lecherous goat, Pentecostals on the radio, Daddy's .38 special ...

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  9. Lucy Alibar's 'Throw Me on the Burnpile...' Starts Next Week at the DouglasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... May 31 with only 11 public performances. Written and performed by Oscar-nominated screenwriter ("Beasts of the Southern Wild") Alibar, "Throw Me On the Burnpile and Light Me Up" blends a lecherous goat, Pentecostals on the radio, Daddy's .38 special ...

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  10. Sundance Institute Announces 13 Projects Selected for 2015 June Directors and Screenwriters LabsRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Station, Ritesh Batra's The Lunchbox, Haifaa Al Mansour's Wadjda, LUCY Alibar and Benh Zeitlin's BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD and Dee Ree's Pariah. Artists and projects selected for the 2015 Directors Lab (May 25 - June 18) are: Bart Layton ...

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  11. Producers turn to crowdfunding to complete Orson Welles' last movieRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | MassLive.com

    ... has been tapped to edit The Other Side of the Wind. GonA alves is best known as the editor of Beasts of the Southern Wild and Winter's Bone . He earned an Emmy Award earlier this year for his work on HBO's True Detective. Indiegogo first approached ...

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  12. 7 Women WarriorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Encyclopaedia Britannica

    ... quiet place, or the example of another person. Hushpuppy, the six-year-old heroine of the movie Beasts of the Southern Wild , is one such inspiration. When her father, to help her face an uncertain future, challenges "WHO da man?!," her tiny self ...

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  13. 'Beasts' actor Dwight Henry signs on for next big-screen role, according to reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | NOLA.com

    ... for his next role, in the indie drama 'Wolf Who Cried Boy.' (Photo by Chris Granger, Nola.com "Beasts of the Southern Wild" actor and New Orleans baker Dwight Henry is headed back to the big screen. Henry, who earned acclaim for his supporting turn ...

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  14. Hilary Swank & Tom Wilkinson To Topline Holocaust Drama 'Denial' - Film BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Deadline

    ... centers on a man who gets swept into the seedy underbelly of the scrapping industry. Henry ( Beasts Of The Southern Wild, 12 Years A Slave ) will play Koney, a streetwise junkyard owner. Luke Jaden and Cort Johns co-wrote the script and are ...

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  15. Beasts of the Southern Wild' Star Joins Barkhad Abdi in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Connecticut Post

    Registration will allow you to post comments on ctpost.com and create a ctpost.com Subscriber Portal account for you to manage subscriptions and email preferences. Dwight Henry, who parlayed a riveting turn in "Beasts of the Southern Wild" into an appearance in Steve McQueen 's Oscar-winning "12 Years a Slave," has signed on to join Barkhad Abdi in the indie drama "Wolf Who Cried Boy," TheWrap has learned.

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  16. Lucy Alibar's 'Throw Me on the Burnpile...' to Begin 5/21 at the DouglasRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Stage Company , the Cherry Lane Theatre and the Horizon Theatre in Atlanta. Her first movie, "Beasts of the Southern Wild" (an adaptation with Benh Zeitlin of her stage play "Juicy and Delicious"), received the Sundance Grand Jury Prize and the ...

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  17. Paul Mezey succeeds in the DIY world of independent filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Canada.com

    This publicity photo released by Fox Searchlight Pictures shows Quvenzhane Wallis portraying Hushpuppy in a scene from the film,"Beasts of the Southern Wild." By all accounts, the young star, Wallis, is an actress of talent, poise and maturity well beyond her years.

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  18. Capone has details about the 2015 Chicago Critics Film Festival--Schedule, guests & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... poet Kahlil Gibran, which are woven into the tale of a mischievous young girl (voiced by Beasts of the Southern Wild's Quvenzhan Wallis) who attempts to free an imprisoned poet (Liam Neeson). As their story unfolds, several of Gibran's most ...

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  19. DVD Review: AnnieRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... ginger moppet of yore, we have a wild-Afroed, whip- smart Quvenzhane Wallis ( Beasts of the Southern Wild ) still searching for her identity. Despite stripping out much of the tension and danger of the musical's plot, Gluck and co-writer Aline Brosh ...

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  20. Little Rock Film Festival announces 2015 lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    ... be Casey Coleman, who heads Court 13 Arts, and Nathan Harrison, who's head of casting for the "Beasts of the Southern Wild" follow-up, which director Benh Zeitlin has said is "about a young girl who gets kidnapped onto a hidden ecosystem where a ...

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