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Day 2: Hobos, Jelly Beans, and Sarah Silverman Dominate YouTube Shorts @ NEXT WEEKEND

Posted Aug 10, 2013, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Manager

Day 2: Hobos, Jelly Beans, and Sarah Silverman Dominate YouTube Shorts @ NEXT WEEKEND

In the brief lifespan of the Sundance Film Festival’s NEXT<=> section, the popular boundary-breaking category which spawned the…

The Story of the Best Short Movie Ever Filmed on a Nokia Lumia 920

Posted May 14, 2013, by Joel Willans

The Story of the Best Short Movie Ever Filmed on a Nokia Lumia 920

Last month Jason van Genderen’s ‘Red Earth Hip Hop’ was announced as the winner of the Nokia Music Short Film Competition and…

Shorts Break: How She Slept at Night and Our Neck of the Woods

Posted Apr 3, 2013, by Mike Plante, Short Film Programmer

Shorts Break: How She Slept at Night and Our Neck of the Woods

Shorts Break returns this week with Lilli Carre's animated tone poem How She Slept At Night, about a man who tries to remember…

Shorts Break: The Greatest Visionary You’ve Never Heard Of

Posted Mar 27, 2013, by Mike Plante, Short Film Programmer

Shorts Break: The Greatest Visionary You've Never Heard Of

This week, we've reached into the Sundance vaults to pull out two weird and wild tales that will challenge and delight.

From…

Shorts Break: New Media and Oh My God

Posted Mar 15, 2013, by Mike Plante, Short Film Programmer

Shorts Break: New Media and Oh My God

Welcome back to Shorts Break Friday. First up this week, we have New Media, an insightful American character study from…

Watch Sundance Short Films on the YouTube Screening Room

Posted Feb 13, 2013, by Mike Plante, Short Film Programmer

Watch Sundance Short Films on the YouTube Screening Room

Starting in this month, the Sundance Film Festival will be programming short films on YouTube’s Screening Room channel, adding…

2013 Sundance Film Festival Livestream Schedule

Posted Jan 10, 2013, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Coordinator

2013 Sundance Film Festival Livestream Schedule

Some 50,000 artists, film fans, and industry professionals descend upon Park City, Utah, each January for the Sundance Film…

Rachel Perkins’ Bran Nue Dae Creates a sense of cultural pride in Mexico

Posted May 9, 2012, by Jennifer Prediger

Rachel Perkins' Bran Nue Day creates a sense of cultural pride in Mexico

Australian director Rachel Perkins wanted the world to see Aboriginal people in a different way. Their culture had been…