Scandal Sheet

PARK CITY, Jan 18. Via [] Greencine, Christopher Smart at The Salt Lake Tribune [] reported on the crackdown of prostitution in Park City. Elsewhere Anne Thompson reports on the Catholic League President Bill Donohue calling for a federal investigation into whether Deborah Kampmeier’s Dramatic Competition film HOUNDDOG broke federal child pornography laws. The southern gothic tale involves a 12-year-old Dakota Fanning playing a girl who is raped by an older boy. In fact the situation has grown into a culture war battleground as a petition site [] has emerged for people to follow the discussion and throw their support to the filmmakers.

Peter Bowen

Senior Editor, Filmmaker Magazine