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AutoMoto Film & Arts Festival Debuts In Detroit May 28-30

A unique film and art festival is making its debut in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2015

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Me And Earl And The Dying Girl’ Sweeps Sundance Awards

“This movie was about processing loss, but really to celebrate a beautiful life and a beautiful man,”

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/01/2015


Ocean, Great Lakes-Themed Film Festival Returns To Michigan

A film festival focusing on ocean and Great Lakes issues returns to Michigan’s northeast Lower Peninsula.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/18/2015

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Frightening Film Festival: Three Corpse Circus Gets Underway

The Three Corpse Circus gets underway next week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/28/2014

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Trinity International Film Festival To Screen 40 Films From 14 Countries In Detroit

There will be a variety of feature and short films — from action, drama, animation to comedy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/07/2014

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


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