The James Marsh-directed documentary, based on the book Nim Chimpsky by Elizabeth Hess is the second book-based project to find its home before Sundance has even begun.
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Long before anyone had the incentive or inclination (technologically or otherwise) to create a publication like this one, which caters to the ardent and expansive community of culture buffs fascinated by literary storytelling in all formats -- words and images; pages and screens; pods and pads. Back in its early '90s heyday, the Sundance Film Festival espoused a similar sensibility in its approach to creating a gathering place for the kind of serious film fans and filmmakers alike. It was a crowd not unlike the book-loving cineastes who are Word & Film's raison d'etre.