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Ron Howard, Brian Grazer making a film about Made in America Festival next month

Jay-Z and Mayor Michel Nutter at the Made in America press conference earlier this year | Billboard.biz
The crowd at next month’s Made in America Festival might wind up competing for sight-lines with camera crews along the Ben Franklin Parkway. The upshot: they’ll be extras in a movie. The New York Post is reporting that moviemaking team Ron Howard and Brian Grazer (Apollo 13, A Beautiful Mind, etc.) will be filming the two-day festival on Sept. 1 and 2 – which features performances from Skrillex, Pearl Jam, Dirty Projectors and Jay-Z himself – for a feature-length picture that will follow the festival onstage and behind the scenes. Read more here.