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Sarah Polley on Glenn Gould Prize jury

TORONTO – Actress-filmmaker Sarah Polley, singer Petula Clark and author Michael Ondaatje are among the jury members for this year’s Glenn Gould Prize.

Music producer Bob Ezrin will chair the international jury, which also includes former governor general Adrienne Clarkson and soprano Deborah Voigt. 88 more words

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10 Films Featuring Fantastic Female-Led Casts

Earlier this week it was announced that Stories We Tell director and Atom Egoyan muse Sarah Polley is writing an updating of Louisa May Alcott’s coming-of-age novel… 937 more words

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Little Women: Lost in Concord

“If it ain’t Baroque, don’t fix it.” ~ Cogsworth,
Beauty and the Beast

I heard some terribly upsetting news today. Someone out there (Amy Pascal) has decided not to leave well enough alone – Louisa May Alcott’s… 814 more words

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Books

Casting Little Women: Who should star in Sarah Polley's upcoming adaptation?

On Thursday, it was revealed that Canadian filmmaker and actress Sarah Polley has been tapped by Sony to adapt Louisa May Alcott’s classic novel Little Women into a feature film. 329 more words

Arts

WATCH: Paper Towns Trailer

Today we got our first look at ‘Paper Towns‘, and it looks so adorable I could cry.

Adapted from the bestselling novel by author John Green (“The Fault in Our Stars”), PAPER TOWNS is a coming-of-age story centering on Quentin and his enigmatic neighbor Margo, who loved mysteries so much she became one.

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Amy Pascal, Sarah Polley working on “Little Women” remake

Louisa May Alcott’s iconic novel Little Women — the period drama about the four March sisters coming of age during and after the Civil War — is set for another Hollywood remake in a uniquely women-centered production. 121 more words

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