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TIFF 2014: Lonnie Franklin, BASE jumpers among doc world premieres
TIFF 2014: Lonnie Franklin, BASE jumpers among doc world premieres

New documentaries about the culture-jamming comedy troupe the Yes Men, the BASE jumping pioneer Carl Boenish and the alleged Los Angeles serial killer Lonnie Franklin will make their world premieres in the documentary section of the upcoming Toronto International Film Festival, organizers announced Tuesday. Also, there will be a new movie directed by Ethan Hawke about a piano teacher. British provocateur Nick Broomfield examines Franklin’s story in “The Tales of the Grim Sleeper,” which looks at Franklin, the notorious Southland figure who remains in jail awaiting trial, suspected of killing as many as 10 people (his nickname derives from an apparent hiatus between 1988...

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