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Awards Weekend In Review: Congrats to Sundance-Supported Winners At the Oscars and Spirit Awards

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It’s a wrap on the most esteemed film awards weekend of the year, and today we’re congratulating the Sundance-supported projects and artists that took home hardware from the Spirit Awards and the Oscars. Led by Damien Chazelle’s 2014 Sundance Film Festival Grand Jury Prize winner Whiplash, eight films supported by the Institute and the Festival were recognized over the weekend. Additionally, last night’s “Best Director” winner Alejandro González Iñárritu (Birdman) is set to be honored this with the Vanguard Award this June at the Sundance Institute Los Angeles Benefit for the originality and independent spirit of his films. Check out all of the award winners below.

WHIPLASH

Academy Award – Best Supporting Actor (J.K. Simmons)
Academy Award – Film Editing (Tom Cross)
Academy Award – Sound Mixing
Independent Spirit Award – Best Supporting Male (J.K. Simmons)
Independent Spirit Award – Best Editing (Tom Cross)

BOYHOOD

Academy Award – Best Supporting Actress (Patricia Arquette)
Independent Spirit Award – Best Director (Richard Linklater)
Independent Spirit Award – Best Supporting Female (Patricia Arquette) 

KUMIKO, THE TREASURE HUNTER

Independent Spirit Award – 18th Annual Piaget Producers Award (Chris Ohlson)

DEAR WHITE PEOPLE

Independent Spirit Award – Best First Screenplay (Justin Simien)

LAND HO!

Independent Spirit Award – John Cassavetes Award

CITIZENFOUR

Academy Award – Best Documentary Feature
Independent Spirit Award – Best Documentary 

IDA

Academy Award – Foreign Language Film
Independent Spirit Award – Best International Film

THE KILL TEAM

Independent Spirit Award – 20th Annual Lenscrafters Truer Than Fiction Award (Dan Krauss)

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Sundance Institute Piloting Direct Individual Support for Mediamakers Through the Sundance Institute | Humanities Sustainability Fellowship

Long before the COVID-19 pandemic upended life in general, and halted production and distribution for many creatives, the nonfiction field was plagued by issues of sustainability. For several years, sustainability has been an urgent and vigorous topic of study, debate, and organizing, as more and more filmmakers find it difficult, if not impossible, to make a living solely on the basis of their creative work. 

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