Rudd, Di Novi to speak at NYU festival

NYU’s Fusion Film Festival marks its fifth anniversary, with an Adrienne Shelly retrospective, a screening of helmer Kimberly Peirce’s “Stop-Loss” and speakers including producer Denise Di Novi and thesp Paul Rudd.

Fest runs Feb. 28 through March 1. Along with panels and Q&A’s with industry professionals, there are student documentary pitch, screenplay and film competitions sponsored by Colorlab, Creative Screenwriting Magazine, Jungle Software, Museum of Moving Image, Angelika Film Center and others.

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