• ‘A Prayer Before Dawn', ‘Skate Kitchen', ‘Madeline's Madeline' Hit Theaters This Weekend - Specialty B.O. Preview

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    Three years in the making, Joe Cole starrer A Prayer Before Dawn will start its theatrical release this weekend. The A24 title, which debuted at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival, is based on a non-fiction book written by Billy Moore, played by Cole in the feature, which opens in select cities Friday. The Wolfpack filmmaker Crystal Moselle returns with her narrative feature debut, Skate Kitchen , which premiered at Sundance where Magnolia Pictures caught the film in January...
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  • Toronto International Film Festival COO Michèle Maheux To Depart After 30 Years

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    Toronto International Film Festival COO Michèle Maheux is to leave after 30 years.
    Maheux, who is also Executive Director of the festival, will leave on November 1 2018, after this year's event and will work closely with the board through summer 2019. Her departure comes after news that CEO Piers Handling is stepping down with Artistic Director Cameron Bailey adding the duties of co-head. The festival is also set to appoint an Executive Director and co-head to work...
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