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Sunday, January 27, 2013::'Blood Brother,' documentary with Pittsburgh connections, wins big at Sundance

An acclaimed film created by Pittsburghers has won top honors at the Sundance Film Festival.

http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/ae/movies/blood-brother-documentary-with-pittsburgh-connections-wins-big-at-sundance-672232/


Friday, January 25, 2013::Film notes: Stars donate items for auction for Pittsburgh Film Office

A signed poster from "The Dark Knight Rises," along with items from Tom Cruise, Matt Damon, John Krasinski, Steve Carell and Channing Tatum, will be among items offered during a silent auction at this year's Pittsburgh Film Office Oscar party.

http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/ae/movies/film-notes-stars-donate-items-for-auction-for-pittsburgh-film-office-671935/


Thursday, January 17, 2013::Winning time for tax-breaks team

Pennsylvania inspires fondness in its native sons and daughters. Director Stephen Chbosky had more than one reason for wanting to shoot the bigscreen adaptation of his novel "The Perks of Being a Wallflower" in his hometown of Pittsburgh.

http://www.variety.com/article/VR1118064735/


Thursday, January 17, 2013::Incentives inspire growth of studios and crew

Sun Center Studios president Jeffrey Rotwitt didn't have to go far to find the first client for his new soundstage facility, located 10 miles south of Philadelphia Intl. Airport in Aston, Pa.

http://www.variety.com/article/VR1118064736/


Thursday, January 10, 2013::‘Perks’ wins People’s Choice for best dramatic movie

The Perks of Being a Wallflower,” which was set in Pittsburgh and filmed here, took home the best dramatic movie award and one of its stars, Emma Watson, was named best dramatic movie actress.

http://triblive.com/aande/moreaande/3272120-74/movie-actress-artist#axzz2I4I57WfS


Tuesday, January 8, 2013::A&E’s ‘Those Who Kill’ waits for pickup news

A&E’s drama pilot “Those Who Kill,” which wrapped production just before Christmas in Pittsburgh, likely won’t be on the air until 2014 if it gets picked up to series.

http://communityvoices.sites.post-gazette.com/index.php/arts-entertainment-living/tuned-in-journal/35405-press-tour-aaes-those-who-kill-waits-for-pickup-news


Tuesday, January 8, 2013::World Premiere For ‘Amazing Racer’ To Be Held At Waterfront

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The world premiere for a movie called “Amazing Racer” was held Tuesday evening at the Waterfront.

http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2013/01/08/world-premiere-for-amazing-racer-to-be-held-at-waterfront/


Saturday, January 5, 2013::'Perks' writer, Stephen Chbosky, earns Writers Guild nod

Stephen Chbosky's script for "The Perks of Being a Wallflower" has earned a best adapted screenplay nomination from The Writers Guild of America, West and East. The WGA announced its motion picture nominees Friday; winners will be honored at awards ceremonies in Los Angeles and New York on Feb. 17.

http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/ae/movies/perks-writer-stephen-chbosky-earns-writers-guild-nod-669119/


Friday, January 4, 2013::Matt Damon recounts how Western Pa. was selected for the filming of 'Promised Land'

"Promised Land" briefly lost its port-a-potties, but not its scenic rural locations, experienced crews or tax incentive.

http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/ae/movies/matt-damon-recounts-how-western-pa-was-selected-for-the-filming-of-promised-land-668972/


Friday, December 21, 2012::For director-writer McQuarrie, making the 'Jack Reacher' meant sleepless days and nights

Two dozen questions scribbled in a notebook before last Friday's interview with Christopher McQuarrie and not a single one about a place called Newtown, Conn.

http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/ae/movies/for-director-writer-mcquarrie-making-the-jack-reacher-meant-sleepless-days-and-nights-667221/


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