Monthly Archives: March 2014

NOAH: A Paramount Pictures Release

Paramount Pictures and Regency Enterprises Present

A Protozoa Pictures Production / A Darren Aronofsky Film

NOAH
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Photo credit: Niko Tavernise

Russell Crowe is Noah in NOAH, from Paramount Pictures and Regency Enterprises.

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Synopsis: Russell Crowe stars as Noah in the film inspired by the epic story of courage, sacrifice and hope. Directed by visionary filmmaker Darren Aronofsky.

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Country Artists Invest in Custom Guitar Straps

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Pistol Annies guitar straps, created by Terry Misner of Action Custom Straps.

Photo Credit: Courtesy Action Guitar Straps

A guitar strap is more than a means to support a piece of musical equipment. It’s also a canvas for personal expression and for helping audiences see exactly who you are.

Take Marty Roe. When the Diamond Rio guitarist wanted a strap with a prisoner-of-war theme for the video of “In God We Still Trust,” he called on Jeri Hart, founder of the St. Louis-based jeri designs. She fashioned a one-of-a-kind strap: thick but supple belt leather, painted blue, airbrushed with the words “You are not forgotten” and adorned on the front with a hand-cut kidskin POW logo.

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45th Annual Nashville Film Festival (NaFF): Special Presentations Line-up

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Special Presentation, Opening Day and World Vanguard Films

World Premieres: The Identical, Field of Lost Shoes

Southeast Premieres: Lucky Them, Happy Christmas

US and North American Premieres: Long Way Home, The Enemy Within

The Nashville Film Festival (NaFF) today announced the Special Presentations line-up for the 45th annual Festival, April 17 – 26th at Regal Green Hills Stadium 16.

“The special presentations are Nashville’s first chance to see what will be some of the biggest hits of the year,” said Brian Owens, NaFF’s Artistic Director. “They are all incredibly entertaining in a variety of ways, from downright hysterical to powerfully moving.” The Special Presentation films are invited to the festival by Owens, as a result of his travels to Sundance and Toronto and daily contact with film-industry insiders. This is his 6th year programming NaFF, after joining the festival in Summer, 2008.

The Nashville Film Festival has become one of the premier showcases for the best new work of American and international filmmakers. The festival screens films that represent the creative risk filmmakers take to tell powerful and important stories in innovative ways.

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