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Film Festival

Open auditions for new movie to be filmed in Detroit area.

52nd Ann Arbor Film Festival Runs Through Sunday

The festival features more than 200 films, videos and live performances with better than 30 world, North American and U.S. premieres.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/27/2014

Uptown Film Festival

Uptown Film Festival Celebrates Local Filmmakers

CBS 62 had the chance to catch up with Jessica Golden – she’s the producer on the film Los Wild Ones – to hear about the festival, the multi-award winner and nominated documentary film, and why Detroit is important to her. Los Wild Ones premiered earlier this year at the 2013 Documentary Competition at South by Southwest. The film makes its premiere in Detroit with the Uptown Film Festival.

CBS 62–11/08/2013

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Uptown Film Festival: Michigan’s Version Of Sundance And Cannes

It’s Michigan’s answer to the Sundance, Toronto, and Cannes Film Festivals. The Uptown Film Festival runs through Saturday night in Birmingham.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/08/2013

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Cost Doubles For Traverse City Theater Project

Officials now say the price tag could reach $1.5 million.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2013

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Local Detroit Film Producer Shares His Advice for 48 Hour Film Project Competitors

The 48 Hour Film Project is here in Detroit this weekend, and with the competition only a few days away, we sat down with an experienced professional in weekend film challenges. Shane Sevo is a local Detroit film producer and he truly loves the weekend film challenge format. He’s competed for 10 consecutive years in the National Weekend Film Challenge, which has a very similar set of rules to the 48 Hour Film Project, and has won multiple awards over the years.

CBS 62–07/17/2013

A look inside Ford’s Rouge complex. (photo courtesy: Detroit Historical Society)

Detroit Historical Museum Kicks Off Summer Film Series

Summer is here and the Detroit Historical Society is bringing back the most popular films from its monthly film series.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/13/2013

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Southeastern Michigan Film Festival Expands To DIA This Weekend

A southeastern Michigan film festival in its early stages is hoping to someday rival Sundance and Toronto.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/08/2013

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Cinetopia Gives Detroit Community A Taste Of Acclaimed Film Festivals

So you missed the Sundance Film Festival in Utah or the Cannes are just too far away? Don’t fret, Cinetopia International Film Festival has got you covered! Cinetopia International Film Festival, created by the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor brings the world-class presentations of indie films to our very own backyard.

CBS 62–05/29/2013

Film Reel

’48 Hour Film Project’ Comes to Detroit

Calling all local filmmakers! Are you looking for a way to get your work and name recognized around the world, brush up on your creativity, or simply have a fun and challenging weekend filled with only filmmaking? The 48 Hour Film Project will come to Detroit the weekend of July 19–21 and gives you just that – your chance to shine!

CBS 62–05/24/2013

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Michigan Matters: Insider’s View Of D.C. Politics

Former White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer and Pulitzer Prize-Winning Political Columnist talk about politics, balancing the Federal budget, and the upcoming election.

CBS 62–03/01/2012

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