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Controversial TIFF doc ‘Cool It’ finds home at Roadside Attractions

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: One documentary heading to the Toronto International Film Festival just secured a distribution deal days before the fest officially kicks off. Roadside Attractions acquired domestic rights to Ondi Timoner’s “Cool It,” which will have its world premiere at TIFF. Timoner’s doc focuses on controversial economist/political scientist[...]

“Biutiful,” with Bardem, heading to Roadside Attractions

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Roadside Attractions is setting itself up for an Oscar push, having acquired the U.S. rights to Alejandro González Iñárritu’s drama, “Biutiful.” “‘Biutiful’ joins the growing pantheon of tremendous, groundbreaking work by Alejandro González Iñárritu,” said Roadside Attractions co-president Howard Cohen, according to the Hollywood Reporter. “It’s[...]