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Remembering Alan Metter – Film Director

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ALAN METTER (1942-2020) was a film director whose most notable credits include “Back to School,” starring Rodney Dangerfield and Sally Kellerman; “Girls Just Want to Have Fun,” starring Sarah Jessica Parker and Helen Hunt; “Working Tra$h,” starring George Carlin and Ben Stiller; and “Moving,” starring Richard Pryor and Randy Quaid.  He also produced and directed the 1983 television special “The Winds of Whoopie” for Steve Martin.

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Movie Talk with Jaie Laplante — Executive Director of Miami International Film Festival

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THE 2020 MIAMI FILM FESTIVAL BEGINS ON MARCH 6th.
JAIE LAPLANTE is the Executive Director of Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Miami International Film Festival.

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Video Chat with Robert Battle:
From Liberty City to the Big Apple

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    Introduction to Robert Battle:  12:33 min.  Photo: Andrew Eccles. Montage:  Raymond Elman.  Music:  “Simple Gifts”...

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Once Upon a Time in Cambridge:
A Conversation with Author Ben Mezrich

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  INTRODUCTION: 1:15 min. Introduction to Ben Mezrich     Ben Mezrich (b. 1969), was born and raised in Princeton, N.J.,...

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Backstory: A Video Discussion with Gerald Posner – Investigative Journalist & Author

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  INTRODUCTION: 1:58 min. Introduction to Gerald Posner.  Music:  Billy Torrello, America vs. Ivan Drago   Gerald Posner (B....

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