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Love might be awarded at this year's Sundance Festival, but anger holds sway

When you step back from Sundance 2011 and its 110 films that hit the dozen screens over the 10 days ending January 30, what you come away with is the year of Angry Men.
Hope and fury
By HARLAN JACOBSON  |  February 04, 2011

Boston's most notorious punk-rock gang leader lands debut film in competition at 2011 Sundance Film Festival


This just in: Elgin James, the Boston hardcore kid who was also the founder and leader of the notorious Boston street gang FSU, has landed...
By Carly Carioli  |  December 01, 2010
From Sundance to the slammer: FSU founder-turned-filmmaker indicted on extortion charges by FBI

From Sundance to the slammer: FSU founder-turned-filmmaker indicted on extortion charges by FBI


Elgin James at Sundance in June, 2009. Photo via movieline.com.Last month Elgin Nathan James workshopped two Hollywood scripts at Sundance. On Monday, he was in...
By Carly Carioli  |  July 16, 2009
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Righteous Jams

There’s a reason the recent documentary American Hardcore cuts off around 1986.
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By ANDREW MARCUS  |  January 16, 2007