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Orlando Sentinel
Oscar nominations: Central Florida star bolsters 'Florida Project'should study that speech. If a 7-year-old can ace the assignment, what’s your e
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
should study that speech. If a 7-year-old can ace the assignment, what’s your excuse? Brooklynn thanked director Sean Baker “for giving me this wonderful opportunity to be his Moonee.” The film portrays homelessness, and Brooklynn... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
What the SAG Award winners mean for the Oscarsin 23 years. Will history repeat itself? It would be nice, for many reasons, t
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
in 23 years. Will history repeat itself? It would be nice, for many reasons, to see “The Florida Project” or its director, Sean Baker, show up among the Oscar nominees Tuesday morning. For one thing, it would mean that there’s some broad support... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Flu cases rise after previous drop-offofficials in Little Rock, Fort Smith and Fayetteville said they are seeing a st
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
officials in Little Rock, Fort Smith and Fayetteville said they are seeing a steady stream of patients. Sean Baker, department chairman of Mercy Clinic Family Medicine in Fort Smith, said the flu season is one of the worst he's... Read more
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Canberra Times
Directors Guild of America: Jordan Peele gets two nominations, Spielberg noneover David Fincher's 2011 sordid psychological thriller The Girl With the Drago
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
over David Fincher's 2011 sordid psychological thriller The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo. The good news for Spielberg, Sean Baker (The Florida Project) and others left off the DGA's list is that the academy hasn't completely matched the guild's... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Directors Guild of America: Jordan Peele gets two nominations, Spielberg noneover David Fincher's 2011 sordid psychological thriller The Girl With the Drago
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
over David Fincher's 2011 sordid psychological thriller The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo. The good news for Spielberg, Sean Baker (The Florida Project) and others left off the DGA's list is that the academy hasn't completely matched the guild's... Read more
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The Age
Directors Guild of America: Jordan Peele gets two nominations, Spielberg noneover David Fincher's 2011 sordid psychological thriller The Girl With the Drago
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
over David Fincher's 2011 sordid psychological thriller The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo. The good news for Spielberg, Sean Baker (The Florida Project) and others left off the DGA's list is that the academy hasn't completely matched the guild's... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
PBFR hosts firefighter PTSD trainingdepartments will continue to do. “We’re seeing that mental health issues are a
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 10 days ago
departments will continue to do. “We’re seeing that mental health issues are at the forefront of discussions now," said Sean Baker, Palm Beach Fire Rescue Division Chief of Emergency Medical Services. "Our department has suffered actually an... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Paddington 2' and other movie picks for Jan. 12at a dumpy Florida motel complex, home to a wildly spirited 6-year-old girl nam
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
at a dumpy Florida motel complex, home to a wildly spirited 6-year-old girl named Moonee (the startling Brooklynn Prince), Sean Baker (“Tangerine”) goes to a place few of us know and emerges with a masterpiece of empathy and imagination. (Justin... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
DGA Awards: Jordan Peele earns two nominations, Spielberg left outover David Fincher's 2011 sordid psychological thriller "The Girl With the Drag
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
over David Fincher's 2011 sordid psychological thriller "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo." The good news for Spielberg, Sean Baker (“The Florida Project”) and others left off the DGA’s list is that the academy hasn't completely matched the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'The Florida Project' cast and director take a deeper dive into the immersive dramathe audience to interpret it or think on their own, some people get upset. Not
Los Angeles Times / Posted 13 days ago
the audience to interpret it or think on their own, some people get upset. Not just upset. Violent upset. They’re saying, “Sean Baker ruined his film in the last 30 seconds.” Prince: My mom and dad think Moonee’s sitting in the back of a cop car,... Read more
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/Film
Here Are Letterboxd's Highest Rated Movies of 2017list is any more “accurate” or “correct” than any other list out there, but I n
/Film / Posted 14 days ago
list is any more “accurate” or “correct” than any other list out there, but I noticed that The Florida Project director Sean Baker is a Letterboxd user, so it’s not crazy to think that this particular list might be a bit more representative of... Read more
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The Columbian
14 overlooked performances from 2017to do a significant amount with the little time they’re given. • Mela Murder,
The Columbian / Posted 17 days ago
to do a significant amount with the little time they’re given. • Mela Murder, “The Florida Project”: While writer-director Sean Baker is known for pulling out magnificent performances from unknown and first-time actors, such a skill is on prime... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Happy End,' 'The Post' and other movie picks for Jan. 5at a dumpy Florida motel complex, home to a wildly spirited 6-year-old girl nam
Los Angeles Times / Posted 18 days ago
at a dumpy Florida motel complex, home to a wildly spirited 6-year-old girl named Moonee (the startling Brooklynn Prince), Sean Baker (“Tangerine”) goes to a place few of us know and emerges with a masterpiece of empathy and imagination. (Justin... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Palm Beach Fire Rescue to hold PTSD trainingwe can prevent one person from doing something that could hurt themselves or th
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 19 days ago
we can prevent one person from doing something that could hurt themselves or their family then we’ve met our goal," said Sean Baker, Palm Beach Fire Rescue Division Chief of Emergency Medical Services. Baker said David Dangerfield's death... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
17 film performances of 2017 that deserve a second lookin "Patti Cake$." Fox Searchlight Pictures Mamoudou Athie in "Patti Cake$." Fox
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
in "Patti Cake$." Fox Searchlight Pictures Mamoudou Athie in "Patti Cake$." Fox Searchlight Pictures While writer-director Sean Baker is known for pulling out magnificent performances from unknown and first-time actors, such a skill is on prime... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Doctor in the housegoing on, so I could make sure she wasn’t having a heart attack.” The woman en
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
going on, so I could make sure she wasn’t having a heart attack.” The woman ended up being fine and got her book signed. Sean Baker, Palm Beach Fire-Rescue Battalion Chief, said nothing could have been better for the patient than having Oz start... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Who is using the Trump corporate chopper at Mar-Lago?the helicopter and why. “If that’s the case and it’s being used for official bu
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
the helicopter and why. “If that’s the case and it’s being used for official business, so be it.” Even Battalion Chief Sean Baker, spokesman for Palm Beach Fire-Rescue, said he has “no clue” who is using the helicopter, adding that Fire Rescue... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Movies: A look back at 2017's highs and lowsVirgil Williams showed how much can be gained by seeing only love, not color.
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 22 days ago
Virgil Williams showed how much can be gained by seeing only love, not color. 3. “The Florida Project”: Director Sean Baker (“Tangerine”) deserves kudos for delivering by far the year’s best ending in perfectly capping his funny,... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Movies: A look back at 2017's highs and lowsVirgil Williams showed how much can be gained by seeing only love, not color.
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 22 days ago
Virgil Williams showed how much can be gained by seeing only love, not color. 3. “The Florida Project”: Director Sean Baker (“Tangerine”) deserves kudos for delivering by far the year’s best ending in perfectly capping his funny,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
2017: Sneaky goodRuben Ostlund, but my only problem with it is its nearly three-hour running tim
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
Ruben Ostlund, but my only problem with it is its nearly three-hour running time. • The Florida Project -- I caught on to Sean Baker in 2012 when I admired his film Starlet. I thought his "breakthrough," 2015's iPhone-shot Tangerine, was a step... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Who’s using Trump helicopter sitting on Mar-Lago helipad?said about who was using the helicopter and why. “If that’s the case and it’s b
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
said about who was using the helicopter and why. “If that’s the case and it’s being used for official business, so be it.” Sean Baker, Palm Beach Fire-Rescue battalion chief, said he has “no clue” who is using the helicopter, adding that his... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Who is using the Trump corporate chopper at Mar-Lago?the helicopter and why. “If that’s the case and it’s being used for official bu
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 23 days ago
the helicopter and why. “If that’s the case and it’s being used for official business, so be it.” Even Battalion Chief Sean Baker, spokesman for Palm Beach Fire-Rescue, said he has “no clue” who is using the helicopter, adding that Fire Rescue... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Will fireworks over Palm Beach brighten the start of 2018?it is part of a private party hosted by the Coconuts club at the Flagler Museum
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
it is part of a private party hosted by the Coconuts club at the Flagler Museum, said Palm Beach Fire Rescue spokesman Sean Baker. He added that this is the only fireworks permit the department has for New Year’s Eve. Shiny Shots: See last... Read more
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Boston Globe
Ty Burr’s top 10 movies of 2017in “Florida” is circumscribed by childhood, but both use fantasy in ways their
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
in “Florida” is circumscribed by childhood, but both use fantasy in ways their respective directors (Guillermo del Toro and Sean Baker) understand as a survival tactic in a harsh world. (The spirit of Walt Disney and Disney endings hovers around... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Stephen Cone slowly, surely on way to being hot directorCone recalls. "I've just learned that everyone has their own timing, so I take
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
Cone recalls. "I've just learned that everyone has their own timing, so I take inspiration from filmmakers like Sean Baker (Tangerine, The Florida Project) who is in his late 40s and has been very slowly ascending for the last 20 years.... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Hostiles,' 'Happy End' and other movie picks for Dec. 29 – LA Timesat a dumpy Florida motel complex, home to a wildly spirited 6-year-old girl nam
Los Angeles Times / Posted 25 days ago
at a dumpy Florida motel complex, home to a wildly spirited 6-year-old girl named Moonee (the startling Brooklynn Prince), Sean Baker ("Tangerine") goes to a place few of us know and emerges with a masterpiece of empathy and imagination. (Justin... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Dr. Oz jumps into action at book signing, helping sick fan on the verge of collapsecame to meet him. “They stayed calm, collected. They sat here and waited for he
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 25 days ago
came to meet him. “They stayed calm, collected. They sat here and waited for her to be triaged without saying anything.” Sean Baker, Palm Beach Fire-Rescue Battalion Chief, said nothing could have been better for the patient than having Dr. Oz... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Dr. Oz jumps into action at book signing, helping sick fan on the verge of collapsecame to meet him. “They stayed calm, collected. They sat here and waited for he
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 25 days ago
came to meet him. “They stayed calm, collected. They sat here and waited for her to be triaged without saying anything.” Sean Baker, Palm Beach Fire-Rescue Battalion Chief, said nothing could have been better for the patient than having Dr. Oz... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Top films of 2017 ‘Dunkirk,’ ‘Lady Bird’ top the listChalamet) and Oliver (Armie Hammer) over the course of one pretty, wistful summ
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 26 days ago
Chalamet) and Oliver (Armie Hammer) over the course of one pretty, wistful summer. 5 “The Florida Project”: Director Sean Baker is so good at showing us pockets of our world that most of us either don’t see or don’t want to see, and painting... Read more
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Variety
Oscar Predictions in All 24 Academy Categoriespossibilities: “The Big Sick”; “Darkest Hour”; “Mudbound” “Dunkirk” Christophe
Variety / Posted 27 days ago
possibilities: “The Big Sick”; “Darkest Hour”; “Mudbound” “Dunkirk” Christopher Nolan “The Florida Project” Sean Baker “The Post” Steven Spielberg “The Shape of Water” Guillermo del Toro “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”... Read more
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TribLIVE
‘Dunkirk,’ ‘Call Me By Your Name’ top AP’s best 2017 films listChalamet) and Oliver (Armie Hammer) over the course of one pretty, wistful summ
TribLIVE / Posted 27 days ago
Chalamet) and Oliver (Armie Hammer) over the course of one pretty, wistful summer. 5. "The Florida Project": Director Sean Baker is so good at showing us pockets of our world that most of us either don't see or don't want to see, and painting... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
17 film performances of 2017 that deserve a second lookin "Patti Cake$." Fox Searchlight Pictures Mamoudou Athie in "Patti Cake$." Fox
Los Angeles Times / Posted 27 days ago
in "Patti Cake$." Fox Searchlight Pictures Mamoudou Athie in "Patti Cake$." Fox Searchlight Pictures While writer-director Sean Baker is known for pulling out magnificent performances from unknown and first-time actors, such a skill is on prime... Read more
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/Film
How Comic Book Storytelling is Changing Movies, 'Little Mermaid' Drawn in VR & Moreof what he’s talking about. Next up, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sc
/Film / Posted 27 days ago
of what he’s talking about. Next up, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences was given the iPhone used by director Sean Baker to shoot his 2015 feature Tangerine. The entire film, which made a splash at Sundance that year, was shot on this... Read more
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New York Daily News
'The Florida Project' is reality for young star's stand-inin this situation when I had them, and my kids are the future. For me, they're
New York Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
in this situation when I had them, and my kids are the future. For me, they're my gift to the world." The film's director, Sean Baker, says he's been trying to get Rebekah's family into a Kissimmee housing program so they can have some... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
'The Florida Project' is reality for young star's stand-inin this situation when I had them, and my kids are the future. For me, they're
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 29 days ago
in this situation when I had them, and my kids are the future. For me, they're my gift to the world." The film's director, Sean Baker, says he's been trying to get Rebekah's family into a Kissimmee housing program so they can have some... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
'The Florida Project' is reality for young star's stand-inin this situation when I had them, and my kids are the future. For me, they're
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 29 days ago
in this situation when I had them, and my kids are the future. For me, they're my gift to the world." The film's director, Sean Baker, says he's been trying to get Rebekah's family into a Kissimmee housing program so they can have some... Read more
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Island Packet
'The Florida Project' is reality for young star's stand-inin this situation when I had them, and my kids are the future. For me, they're
Island Packet / Posted 29 days ago
in this situation when I had them, and my kids are the future. For me, they're my gift to the world." The film's director, Sean Baker, says he's been trying to get Rebekah's family into a Kissimmee housing program so they can have some... Read more
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Missoulian
Roxy Theater: Favorite films of 2017for its downright weirdness and deadpan absurdity.The Florida Project The late
Missoulian / Posted a month ago
for its downright weirdness and deadpan absurdity.The Florida Project The latest film from maverick indy director Sean Baker (the filmmaker whose previous unconventional offering "Tangerine," was the first feature shot entirely with... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
For 7-old living in Kissimmee motel, life imitates art imitates lifebe an actress before someone from the production crew saw her playing in the mo
Orlando Sentinel / Posted a month ago
be an actress before someone from the production crew saw her playing in the motel parking lot and brought her to director Sean Baker. The experience only fueled her desire. Baker, who took a liking to the family, says he tried to get them into a... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
‘Florida Project’ was enlightening for Dafoeaccolades – including a Golden Globe Award nod and Screen Actors Guild Award no
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 1 months ago
accolades – including a Golden Globe Award nod and Screen Actors Guild Award nomination – for his performance in the Sean Baker film, which was set and shot at the Magic Castle hotel in the shadows of Orlando’s Disney World. Dafoe said... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'The Post,' 'Hostiles,' 'Happy End' and other movie picks for Dec. 22at a dumpy Florida motel complex, home to a wildly spirited 6-year-old girl nam
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
at a dumpy Florida motel complex, home to a wildly spirited 6-year-old girl named Moonee (the startling Brooklynn Prince), Sean Baker (“Tangerine”) goes to a place few of us know and emerges with a masterpiece of empathy and imagination. (Justin... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Dafoe finds encouragement for his craft in early awards nomsaccolades — including a Golden Globe Award nod and Screen Actors Guild Award no
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 1 months ago
accolades — including a Golden Globe Award nod and Screen Actors Guild Award nomination — for his performance in the Sean Baker film, which was set and shot at the Magic Castle hotel in the shadows of Orlando's Disney World. "The beautiful... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Dafoe finds encouragement in early awards season recognitionActors Guild Awards last week for his performance as the kindhearted, fatherly
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 1 months ago
Actors Guild Awards last week for his performance as the kindhearted, fatherly manager of the Magic Castle hotel in the Sean Baker film. The two-time Oscar nominee said filming at a real hotel that houses homeless families like the one at the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Dafoe finds encouragement for his craft in early awards nomsaccolades - including a Golden Globe Award nod and Screen Actors Guild Award no
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 1 months ago
accolades - including a Golden Globe Award nod and Screen Actors Guild Award nomination - for his performance in the Sean Baker film, which was set and shot at the Magic Castle hotel in the shadows of Orlando's Disney World. Dafoe said... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Dafoe finds encouragement for his craft in early awards nomsaccolades — including a Golden Globe Award nod and Screen Actors Guild Award no
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 1 months ago
accolades — including a Golden Globe Award nod and Screen Actors Guild Award nomination — for his performance in the Sean Baker film, which was set and shot at the Magic Castle hotel in the shadows of Orlando's Disney World. "The beautiful... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Dafoe finds encouragement in early awards season recognitionActors Guild Awards last week for his performance as the kindhearted, fatherly
KTVN Reno / Posted 1 months ago
Actors Guild Awards last week for his performance as the kindhearted, fatherly manager of the Magic Castle hotel in the Sean Baker film. The two-time Oscar nominee said filming at a real hotel that houses homeless families like the one at the... Read more

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