Jamie Foxx is lending his clout to Roadside Attractions' music docu "Thunder Soul" by presenting the film and serving as exec producer.
The outlook is getting sunnier for "Winter's Bone," as the bleak drama scored seven Spirit Award nominations on the heels of winning the top trophies at the Gotham Awards.
Pic preemed in March at SXSW fest, where it won the Lone Star State aud award.
Hot Docs opens April 29 with the Canadian preems of Thomas Balmes' "Babies" and Scot McFadyen and Sam Dunn's chronicle of Canuck rock trio "Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage."
Clear skies proved a blessing to the SXSW fest this weekend, with the upswing in film registrants creating around-the-block lineups for mostly sold-out screenings, often leaving fans and buyers alike…
In downtown theater, Elevator Repair Service has long been dubbed an Important Company, earning an adventurous reputation with wild, literary-minded experiments like a 6½ hour adaptation of "The…