Disney to Release Film Version of 'Hamilton' Stage Performance With Original Broadway Cast

Disney to Release Film Version of 'Hamilton' Stage Performance With Original Broadway Cast

Posted by NALIP on February 03, 2020

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Disney is bringing Hamilton to the big screen. Following what is believed to have been a long period of competitive negotiations, the studio has won the worldwide distribution rights to the film of the original staged performance of the Tony-winning musical. The film will be released in North America on Oct. 15, 2021.

Director Janicza Bravo Calls Real-Life ‘Zola’ A “Superhero” – Sundance Studio

Director Janicza Bravo Calls Real-Life ‘Zola’ A “Superhero” – Sundance Studio

Posted by NALIP on January 31, 2020

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In 2015, a 148-word Twitter thread took the internet by storm. The tweets hailed from A’ziah King, a then 20-year Hooters waitress who had a chance encounter with a stripper named Jessica led to a wild 2-day Flordia trip that included prostitution, murder, and a violent pimp, who went by Z.

Paying Tribute to Beloved TV Icon Walter Mercado

Paying Tribute to Beloved TV Icon Walter Mercado

Posted by NALIP on January 31, 2020

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The documentary Mucho Mucho Amor, which just premiered at Sundance, feels like a celebration in a way few biographies do.

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‘Zola’ Foreign Rights Picked Up By Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions – Sundance

‘Zola’ Foreign Rights Picked Up By Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions – Sundance

Posted by NALIP · January 29, 2020

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A24’s Zola has sold the Sundance pic’s international distribution rights to Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions (SPWA). SPWA will distribute the film in all territories except North America, China and Japan. VVS films has also acquired distribution rights in Canada. A24 is planning a summer release of the film.

NALIP Featured in Variety's Ultimate Party Guide for 2020 Sundance!

NALIP Featured in Variety's Ultimate Party Guide for 2020 Sundance!

Posted by NALIP · January 25, 2020

Heading to Park City?

From intimate dinners and cocktail parties to late night bashes (that end just in time to head to brunch), there’s plenty to keep this year’s film festival attendees out of the cold between screenings.

Here is Variety’s ultimate party guide for Sundance 2020: 

New Documentary on Walter Mercado Lands at Netflix for a Summer Release

New Documentary on Walter Mercado Lands at Netflix for a Summer Release

Posted by NALIP · January 22, 2020

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Last month it was announced that the Sundance Film Festival would premiere Cristina Costantini and Kareem Tabsch’s documentary on famed astrologer, Walter Mercado. But even before that anticipated world premiere, the doc has already found a home.