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L.A. Film Festival announces its world-premiere-studded 2015 lineup
L.A. Film Festival announces its world-premiere-studded 2015 lineup

Films starring John Hawkes, Imogen Poots and Luis Guzman, and documentaries about a community of Ukrainian women in Chernobyl's dead zone, actor Andy Whitfield's battle with cancer and men raised by single mothers are set to make their world premieres in competition at the Los Angeles Film Festival next month. Festival organizer Film Independent on Tuesday unveiled the gathering's full lineup, which includes 74 feature films, 60 shorts and more than 50 new-media works from 35 countries. The fest runs June 10-18 at L.A. Live and is sponsored by the Los Angeles Times. "I like to think of us as coming of age," festival director Stephanie Allain said in a phone...

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