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Shifting Narratives Through Documentary Film: A Case Study of Budrus

Posted Apr 12, 2013, by Julia Bacha

Shifting Narratives Through Documentary Film: A Case Study of Budrus

Julia Bacha is the director, producer, and writer of Budrus, which received a Sundance Documentary Film Grant in 2009.

The past…

Sundance Google+ Hangout: New Frontier of Storytelling – Transmedia Disruptors

Posted Jan 18, 2013, by Sundance Institute

Sundance Google+ Hangout: New Frontier of Storytelling – Transmedia Disruptors

Sundance hosted its first Google+ Hangout that was broadcasted live earlier today featuring four of the New Frontier artists.…

Cultivating Audiences at a Young Age

Posted Dec 29, 2011, by by Megan Leiker

Cultivating Audiences at a Young Age

The Sundance Film Festival is the biggest cultural event of the year in Utah and we want to make sure that everyone is…

Real-Timey Beats Old-Timey Every Timey

Posted Jun 7, 2011, by Joseph Beyer

Real-Timey Beats Old-Timey Every Timey

Joseph Beyer works as Director of Digital Initiatives for Sundance Institute and oversees social-media strategy. He and his…

Finding Your Audience: A Filmmaker’s Roadmap

Posted Jan 26, 2011, by Jessica Buzzard

Finding Your Audience: A Filmmaker’s Roadmap

From building a fan base for your project with Facebook to securing funding through a Kickstarter campaign, filmmakers are…

The Future of Film Gathers

Posted Aug 4, 2010, by Jon Korn

The Future of Film Gathers

More than 200 filmmakers gathered at Los Angeles’ Downtown Independent Theatre this past Saturday in an attempt take over the…

Take 2 of Is There a Doctor in the House?

Posted Jan 27, 2010, by Roger Tinch

Take 2 of Is There a Doctor in the House?

This is a continuation of wrap-up notes from the mega-panel known as "Is There a Doctor in the House?" It was moderated by…

The Fast and Furious of Social Media

Posted Jan 22, 2010, by Roger Tinch

The Fast and Furious of Social Media

As with most Kara Swisher panels, "Spotlight on Social Media" was full of heavy-hitters and big ideas. Swisher opened up the…

Spotlight on Social Media

Posted Jan 22, 2010, by Jeffrey Winter

Spotlight on Social Media

First full day of Sundance...first big panel at New Frontier on Main!

Moderated by the deliciously irreverent Kara Swisher of…

Digital Dive Download: Sad Realities and Forward Thinking

Posted Jan 22, 2010, by Roger Erik Tinch

Digital Dive Download: Sad Realities and Forward Thinking

In the bunker-like Microcinema at New Frontier on Main, Michael Brown of Digitaria kicked off the Digital Dive Workshop with…