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Brazilian Animation: A Selection of Titles at Annecy

ANNECY, France— Annecy’s Brazil tribute looks like “the strongest showcase of the Brazilian animation sector at any festival ever,” says Brazilian Culture Minister Sergio Sá Leitão. Here’s a drill down on some – but just some – key titles. ‘ANGELI THE KILLER’ Coala Filmes A TV series in competition with the episode “A Crazy Love’s Delirium,” directed by Cesar Cabral, two-time winner of the Cinema ...

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Media Circus: TBS airing selection show for first time, will it be different than CBS?

CBS Sports was rightfully excoriated two years ago for committing the cardinal television sin of alienating its audience during the NCAA Selection Show. The first bracket was revealed 20 minutes in and more than one hour into the show, at the 62-minute mark, viewers finally began to learn the second half of the bracket. When host Greg Gumbel read off ...

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Alzheimer’s disease news: Leading killer condition could be wiped out by natural selection

Alzheimer’s disease, asthma and high cholesterol could become less and less common over time – and even be wiped out completely – according to new research. A joint study by Cambridge University and Columbia University found that genes linked to the three conditions are being “weeded out” by natural selection. The findings… Daily Express :: Health Feed

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Netflix Announces India Originals ‘Selection Day’ and ‘Again’  

Streaming giant, Netflix has announced two Indian original series. Mumbai-set “Selection Day” is a story of cricket and corruption based on the novel of the same name by Booker Prize winning author Aravind Adiga (“White Tiger”). “Selection Day” will be produced in partnership with Seven Stories, the U.K. based production company of filmmakers Sharon Maguire (“Bridget Jones’ Baby”) and Anand ...

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