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Haunted by the Past

Posted Feb 28, 2014, by Nisha Pahuja, director, The World Before Her

Haunted by the Past

Hovering above Jackson on what feels like a submarine with wings. Didn’t sleep a wink on my last night here. Instead, I drifted…

Meet the Sundance-Supported Oscar Noms: 20 Feet From Stardom

Posted Feb 28, 2014, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Manager

Meet the Sundance-Supported Oscar Noms: 20 Feet From Stardom

The documentary format has long been a spotlight for the unheralded and the unsung (pun possibly intended) and that theme holds…

Creating Safe Spaces in Jackson, Mississippi

Posted Feb 26, 2014, by Marta Cunningham, director, Valentine Road

Creating Safe Spaces in Jackson, Mississippi

When I was first told that I would be making the trip down South with Film Forward to screen Valentine Road, I felt a range of…

Meet the Sundance-Supported Oscar Noms: The Square

Posted Feb 26, 2014, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Manager

Meet the Sundance-Supported Oscar Noms: The Square

“It was a war in the Square. It was not a revolution,” says one of the young revolutionary subjects in Jehane Noujaim’s…

Clashing Cultures Find Hidden Parallels at a Mississippi Screening of The World Before Her

Posted Feb 25, 2014, by Nisha Pahuja, director, The World Before Her

Clashing Cultures Find Hidden Parallels at a Mississippi Screening of The World Before Her

I’m about half way through my first trip with Film Forward in Jackson, Mississippi. I have always wanted to come here. The…

Meet the Sundance-Supported Oscar Noms: Dirty Wars

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

Meet the Sundance-Supported Oscar Noms: Dirty Wars

Richard Rowley’s Dirty Wars would be a fascinating work of fiction. Something like,  “A cunning, well-intentioned protagonist…

Meet the Sundance-Supported Oscar Noms: Cutie and the Boxer

Posted Feb 11, 2014, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Manager

Meet the Sundance-Supported Oscar Noms: Cutie and the Boxer

“You throw yourself away to be an artist,” says Ushio Shinohara in Cutie and the Boxer, the forceful documentary that follows…

Rich Hill Leads Class of DFP-Supported Award Winners at the 2014 Festival

Posted Feb 6, 2014, by Kristin Feeley, Director of Labs and Support Programs, Documentary Film Program

Rich Hill Leads Class of DFP-Supported Award Winners at the 2014 Festival

Amongst Sundance Institute staff we often say there is no such thing as a typical “Sundance” movie. Sundance is about…

Students at the Festival Find Inspiration, Share Insights

Posted Jan 31, 2014, by Crystal Orbahn, Samantha Ricci, Marcela Toledo

Students at the Festival Find Inspiration, Share Insights

As part of the Sundance Film Festival's national student outreach, full-time undergraduate and graduate students currently…

Day 8: Anne Hathaway Charms in Song One, Rich Hill Probes Small Town Missouri

Posted Jan 24, 2014, by Sundance Institute

Day 8: Anne Hathaway Charms in Song One, Rich Hill Probes Small Town Missouri

Sundance.org is dispatching its writers to daily screenings and events to capture the 10 days of festivities during the…

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