NYC Book Recycling

Their House to Yours, via the Trash By SUSAN DOMINUS Published: January 18, 2008 A group of book-scavenging homeless men are regulars at the Strand, helping the city’s best-known used-book store keep its shelves stocked.

Groundswell Productions

An Indie Company Counting on a Future Takes 3 Films to Sundance By DAVID M. HALBFINGER Published: January 17, 2008 Michael London, the producer of the indie hit “Sideways,” got his feet wet with that movie. Now with three films at Sundance, he’s taken the plunge.

DGA Strikes Deal

In Tentative Deal, Directors Send Message By MICHAEL CIEPLY and BROOKS BARNES Published: January 18, 2008 Hollywood’s movie and TV directors have agreed to a new contract with production companies in a settlement that also sends a message to striking screenwriters.