Boston fest unspools with preems, celebs

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The second edition of the Independent Film Festival of Boston unspools today through Tuesday. Its 19 features and 16 docs include the East Coast preems of Curtiss Clayton’s “Rick,” with Bill Pullman, and Jean-Francois Pouliot’s “Seducing Doctor Lewis.”

Fest will have an eclectic lineup of celebs giving talks: director John Waters, producer Ted Hope, actor Richard Edson and activist-academic Noam Chomsky. Latter appears in conjunction with a screening of docu “The Corporation.”

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