Exclusive: Amazon Studios to cut back on indie films in programming shift – sources

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc, which has made waves in recent years buying art-house movies at the Sundance Film Festival, is heading to the prestigious event this week with a long-term change in the works: It plans to shift resources from independent films to more commercial projects, people familiar with the matter told Reuters.

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‘The Fakeys’: Comedians turn tables on Trump’s ‘fake news’ awards

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Comedian Samantha Bee is campaigning for “Shrillest Reporting,” late-night talk show host Stephen Colbert put up a billboard in New York’s Times Square in a bid to win votes, and rival Jimmy Kimmel calls them “The Stupid People’s Choice Awards.”

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