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Shine International to bring Michael Jackson doc to MIP

Gone Too Soon, Ian Halperin's all-access documentary about Michael Jackson's final years, will be unveiled at MIPTV. Shine International will handle international distribution. Canada and France already have distribution agreements with Transit Medias for a theatrical run on June 25, the first anniversary of Jackson's death. The 88-minute documentary, a follow-up to Halperin's best-selling book Unmasked: The Final Years of Michael Jackson, includes footage shot before and after Jackson's death, interviews with people close to Jackson in his final years and includes never-before-released video and audio of the King of Pop. Gone Too Soon is a production of Ian Halperin Productions and Objective Films.
March 18, 2010

Gone Too Soon, Ian Halperin’s all-access documentary about Michael Jackson’s final years, will be unveiled at MIPTV. Shine International will handle international distribution. Canada and France already have distribution agreements with Transit Medias for a theatrical run on June 25, the first anniversary of Jackson’s death. The 88-minute documentary, a follow-up to Halperin’s best-selling book Unmasked: The Final Years of Michael Jackson, includes footage shot before and after Jackson’s death, interviews with people close to Jackson in his final years and includes never-before-released video and audio of the King of Pop. Gone Too Soon is a production of Ian Halperin Productions and Objective Films.

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Andrew Tracy joined Realscreen as associate editor in 2021, following 17 years as managing editor of the award-winning international film magazine Cinema Scope. From 2010 to 2020 he also held the position of senior editor at the Toronto International Film Festival, where he oversaw the flagship publication for the organization’s year-round Cinematheque programming and edited its first original monograph in a decade, Steve Gravestock’s A History of Icelandic Film. He was a scriptwriter and consultant on the first season of the Vice TV series The Vice Guide to Film, and his writing and reporting have been featured in such outlets as Cinema Scope, Reverse Shot, Sight & Sound, Cineaste, Film Comment, MUBI Notebook, POV, and Montage.

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