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- n. Plural form of tenpercentery.
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That figure is certainly much higher now considering that exhibitors also book hotel rooms, while studios, networks and tenpercenteries lock down a number of venues around town to host lavish parties and events.
While tenpercenteries were invited to suggest new talent for the project, Phillips also created a website, projectxopencall. com, where young thesps could submit their own audition vids.
However, sometimes even the hottest foreign talents remain highly skeptical of Hollywood-based tenpercenteries or decide to eschew U.S. representation all together, such as this year's highly praised helmers Jacques Audiard ( "A Prophet") and Lone Scherfig ( "An Education").
Additionally, because the nature of filmmaking has become more diversified, where Hollywood isn't the only place to take new talent, tenpercenteries can represent foreign folks not just for studio projects, but for films that are equity-financed, European-financed or any mix of the above.
[Brown man Tom] Tapp is sending out increasingly desperate-sounding emails to flacks working for studios, tenpercenteries, big producers and PR firms begging for help.