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More than 1,000 submissions have been whittled down to the best 60-some films for the D.C. Independent Film Festival, which highlights drama, documentary and student work from around the world. But, more than just a place for movie buffs to quench their thirst for quality films on a shoestring budget, it’s also a chance for aspiring filmmakers to learn the craft. Seminars in this year’s festival will delve deep on the topics of crowdfunding and social media.