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November Now Playing: Happy Valley Deconstructs the Penn State Scandal

Posted Oct 30, 2014, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Manager

November Now Playing: Happy Valley's Scathing Deconstruction of the Penn State Scandal

Before we turn our collective attention to a new season of independent film, a handful of releases from the 2014 Sundance Film…

Haunted Collection: 5 Films From 2014 For Halloween

Posted Oct 30, 2014, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Manager

Haunted Collection: 5 Films From 2014 For Halloween

There seems to be a faction of horror flick aficionados who loathe anything less than gratuitous violence in their films. A…

Kristen Stewart Goes Gitmo in the Taut Drama Camp X-Ray

Posted Oct 15, 2014, by Jeremy Kinser

Kristen Stewart Stars as a Gitmo Soidier in the Taut Drama Camp X-Ray

First-time filmmaker Peter Sattler got the inspiration for Camp X-Ray, a gritty drama about soldiers watching over suspected…

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In Memoriam James Foley 1973-2014

Posted Aug 21, 2014, by Tabitha Jackson, Director, Sundance Institute, Documentary Film Program

In Memoriam James Foley 1973-2014

We are profoundly shocked and saddened by the news about the death of freelance photojournalist James Foley who was killed on…

The Signal, in 6 GIFs

Posted Jun 12, 2014, by Nate von Zumwalt

In 6 GIFs: Laurence Fishburne and Brenton Thwaites in The Signal

What makes for more unnerving cinema than the suffocating conditions of captivity? Don't answer that, we'd rather not know.…

Egg Hunt: 5 Sundance Films with Discreet Easter References

Posted Apr 18, 2014, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Manager

Egg Hunt: 5 Sundance Films with Discreet Easter References

These five films wouldn't typically summon associations with spring's most celebrated holiday, but look a little closer and…

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Press Releases

Grand Opening of Sundance Film Festival – Hong Kong Selects

Grand Opening of Sundance Film Festival – Hong Kong Selects

Sep 19, 2014

New Independent Films Debut in Hong Kong September 19-28, 2014

2015 Sundance Film Festival Kicks Off for Utah Residents

2015 Sundance Film Festival Kicks Off for Utah Residents

Sep 16, 2014

Locals-Only Pass and Package Registration September 17 through October 8, 2014

NEW! Sundance Film Festival Will Screen at The Grand Theatre and Offer New Grand Pass Option

Sundance Institute and The Metroplex Announce Films for Sundance Film Festival – Hong Kong Sel

Sundance Institute and The Metroplex Announce Films for Sundance Film Festival – Hong Kong Selects

Aug 20, 2014

New Independent Films Debut in Hong Kong September 19-28, 2014

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