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Save the Date! The 2022 Sundance Film Festival is set for January 20 – 30.

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Tickets on Sale Now for Sundance Film Festival: London 2024

The Festival will take place at Picturehouse Central on June 6–9, 2024, and present 11 feature films, a specially curated program of UK short films, and a strand of repertory titles to celebrate the 40th edition of the Sundance Film Festival.

Introducing Sundance Institute x Chicago 2024

We’re thrilled to partner with Choose Chicago and the Chicago Film Office to present the first annual Sundance Institute x Chicago 2024. On June 28–30, the weekend will feature artists programs, film screenings, and events across the city.

Designing Sound & Score With Nia Dacosta, Laura Karpman, and Katy Wood on The Marvels | Presented by the Dolby Institute

On May 30, join Glenn Kiser, Director of the Dolby Institute, for a conversation about creating the thrilling soundscape of The Marvels, highlighting specific scenes from the film.

Upcoming Events


Designing Sound & Score with Nia DaCosta, Laura Karpman, and Katy Wood on The Marvels | Presented by the Dolby Institute
Join this live discussion on May 30 about composition & sound design.

Advisor Studio: Building and Sustaining Your Career as a Producer with Daniela Taplin Lundberg
On June 5, learn about producing and running a production company

Insider Session: Applying to the Sundance Documentary Fund
On June 12, learn how to apply, how our team evaluates applications, and the types of projects we support.

Your Guide to Having a Jam-Packed Sundance Institute Summer

We’re making the most of our summer, and we’re inviting you to come along with us. Find a rundown of everything we’ve got planned, from continuing our international Festivals to screening some Sundance-supported favorites in Utah.

About The Sundance Institute

Founded by Robert Redford in 1981 with the mission of fostering new voices in American storytelling, the nonprofit Sundance Institute is a champion and curator of stories for the screen. Today, our team of 165 employees works year-round to offer 12 labs and intensives, grants exceeding $3 million, and ongoing mentorships that support more than 1000 artists each year. Each January, the Sundance Film Festival brings artists and audiences together for the premieres of groundbreaking work, and year-round, the Institute hosts a variety of public programs to amplify original voices, inspire new ideas, and rally our community in support of independent storytelling.

Artist Opportunities


2024 Indigenous Intensive x Hawai’i  Apply Now >

Sandbox Fund Open Call  Apply Now >

2025 Sundance Film Festival Apply Now >

The Sundance Institute Graton Collab Artist Opportunity Apply Now >