By Vanessa Zimmer Are you one of those readers who encounter a book, maybe even an obscure title, and are so taken, so enamored, that
In-Person Utah Venues Announced; Redesigned Festival Will Provide More Access, Safety, and Flexibility to the Local Community Than Ever Before Important Note: As of Wednesday,
By Vanessa Zimmer If not for the Sundance Institute, Quentin Tarantino might not be a household name. And Julia Roberts might never have jetted to
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.
A singular force within the documentary film world with a global reach, Diane Weyermann passed away at age 66 after battling cancer. Over the course of her 30-year career as a funder and an executive, her work elevated the documentary form and expanded its cultural impact.
In the spirit of celebrating Indigenous peoples and their accomplishments on Indigenous Peoples’ Day — and every day — we want to highlight some of those voices who have had their works released this year.
Filmmakers Yolanda Cruz and Aurora Guerrero By Moi Santos The Sundance Institute Indigenous Program wishes to recognize Latinx Heritage Month and our unapologetically creative and
By Vanessa Zimmer Sundance Film Festival programming manager Ana Souza has a special place in her heart for the audiences who brave the Midnight screenings