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Tribeca 2013: 'Rocket,' 'Bridegroom' win fest's audience prizes
Tribeca 2013: 'Rocket,' 'Bridegroom' win fest's audience prizes

NEW YORK -- Kim Mordaunt’s Laos-set tale “The Rocket” continued its stratospheric ride through the festival universe Saturday, picking up the audience award in the narrative category at the Tribeca Film Festival after previously garnering several other prizes. On the documentary side, "Bridegroom," Linda Bloodworth-Thomason’s character-driven examination of gay rights and  the same-sex marriage issue, won the audience’s nonfiction award. Mordaunt’s largely Lao-language “Rocket” focuses on a 10-year-old boy in Laos’ tribal mountains who hopes both to build a rocket and find a new home for his family. It features a host...

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