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A Pakistani Squash Player Profiled In 'The War To Be Her'

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Finding Happiness In 'Far From The Tree'

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Longtime friends Daveed Diggs (left) and Rafael Casal co-wrote and co-star in the film Blindspotting. Summit Entertainment hide caption

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Oakland Gets A Starring Role In 2 Genre-Busting Films About Race And Inequality

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News Brief: Trump Invites Putin To Washington, Comic-Con Preview

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In Generation Wealth, documentarian Lauren Greenfield profiles the obscenely wealthy and revisits several people she photographed in the 1990s for a book on L.A. youth culture, like those seen here. Lauren Greenfield/Magnolia Pictures hide caption

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Electric Waterloo: (L to R) Young Tanya (Jessica Keenan Wynn), Young Donna (Lily James) and Young Rosie (Alexa Davies) feel the beat from the tambourine, oh yeah, in Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again. Jonathan Prime/Universal Pictures hide caption

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Fernando Cardona, a real-life construction worker and Mexican immigrant, was cast in the lead role in En el Séptimo Día. His character Jose is a restaurant delivery worker and the star of his amateur soccer team. Courtesy of Cinema Guild hide caption

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On The Seventh Day, They Played Soccer

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Writer and director Bo Burnham talks with Elsie Fisher on the set of Eighth Grade. Burnham says the anxiety he felt as a young performer helped him understand the social pressure teenage girls can experience. Linda Kallerus/Courtesy of A24 hide caption

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Director Bo Burnham On Growing Up With Anxiety — And An Audience

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America's Last Blockbuster: 'There's A Line Of Customers At The Store Right Now'

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MoviePass CEO Discusses Future Of Company And Business Model

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Director Gus Van Sant Discusses 'Don't Worry He Won't Get Far On Foot'

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'Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind' Explores Comic's Creative Life

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The Reporting Before The Iraq War In 'Shock And Awe'

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Nigel Munyati, the director of the Zimbabwean International Film and Festival Trust, launched a film competition based on a single question: "What does it mean to be Zimbabwean?" The submissions came in slowly at first. "Young Zimbabweans are still tentative about taking advantage of that freedom of speech," he says. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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'Free But Not Free': Zimbabwe's Amateur Filmmakers Turn A Lens On Their Country

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