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Pirates feast on vigilante thriller

16 February 2015 5:59 PM, PST | | See recent news »

Only a handful of people in the Us and Australia paid to see John Doe in cinemas last year but the vigilante thriller has suddenly become one of the most downloaded titles on torrent sites globally.

Directed by Kel Dolen (Reign in Darkness, Gates of Hell) and scripted by Steve Coates, the film stars Battlestar Galactica.s Jamie Bamber as an anti-hero who attempts to rid the community of criminals while taking out those he knows are about to commit crimes.

The film was released theatrically in the Us a year ago and the producers believe it was first pirated last July after it was released on DVD in the Netherlands.

After being launched on DVD and in a small number of cinemas in Australia last October, the film reappeared briefly on some torrent sites.

.Last Friday the Us DVD/Blu-ray was released onto the torrents and for some reason it has taken off, »

- Don Groves

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2015 Melbourne Underground Film Festival: Call For Entries

23 January 2015 6:00 AM, PST | Underground Film Journal | See recent Underground Film Journal news »

Break out the candles! The venerable Melbourne Underground Film Festival becomes a full-fledged teenager when it celebrates its 16th annual edition on September 11-20 this year.

Last year saw a stripped down Muff, focusing on local outre filmmakers and a fine selection of international weirdness — and they want more this year. The fest will also be returning to its new home, the Backlot Studios.

Sixteen years and counting, the Melbourne Underground Film Festival has shown a fierce commitment to under appreciated cinema and it’s awesome to see them still kicking it. If your film is kick ass, a little bit or a lot out there and faintly uncategorizable and possibly unloved wherever “decent” people like to congregate, then Muff might be a good home for it.

See below for submission deadlines, entry fee information, submission links and guidelines.

Deadline & Entry Fees

Deadline via Festhome:

June 30

Entry Fees:

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- Mike Everleth

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