August 20, 2012

The 2012 Independent Lens Audience Award Goes To ….

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We had so many great films with so much excellence filling out our 10th season that our Audience Award came right down to a photo finish. Our dual winners tied…...

July 27, 2012

Watch a Film, Be the Change!

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Hey guess what? If you like watching our amazing films on TV, you can also see them on the big screen for free thanks to our Community Cinema program. Independent…...

July 25, 2012

Team Wyman-Haworth Talk About the Adventure of Making Strong!

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We love when a filmmaker and her subject drop in at our offices, especially when they are as funny and charming as these two! Julie Wyman, whose film Strong! premieres…...

July 19, 2012

Julie Wyman Tackles Body Image, Femininity, and Elite Athletics

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[caption id="attachment_1608" align="alignleft" width="225"] Julie Wyman, director of Strong![/caption] We caught up with Julie Wyman, director of Strong!, amid her whirlwind tour of appearances across the country, including at SilverDocs…...

July 16, 2012

Big, Beautiful, Graceful, and Strong! The Body Eclectic

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[caption id="attachment_1577" align="alignright" width="300"] L to R: Anne Etheridge, Cheryl Haworth, and Julie Wyman[/caption] Next week's premiere of Strong! brings you a film about more than an elite athlete at…...