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Day 4: NEXT - Then, Now and Beyond

Posted Aug 12, 2013, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Manager posted in Articles

Day 4: NEXT - Then, Now and Beyond

On the final day of NEXT WEEKEND, as screenings expanded to some of our favorite cultural organizations across the city, Festival Director John Cooper hosted a panel at... Read More

Day 3: Gavin McInnes Gets Unruly in How To Be A Man

Posted Aug 11, 2013, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Manager posted in Articles

Day 3: Gavin McInnes’ Errant Life Tips in How To Be A Man; James Ponsoldt’s Advice to Filmmakers

Director Chadd Harbold’s brazen new comedy How To Be A Man made its world premiere on day three of NEXT WEEKEND, and actor/comedian Gavin McInnes stuck around after the... Read More

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

Posted Aug 10, 2013, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Manager posted in Articles

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 NEXT WEEKEND film festival, the program has... Read More

NEXT WEEKEND Kicks Off with American Movie at Hollywood Forever Cemetery

Posted Aug 9, 2013, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Manager posted in Articles

Day 1: NEXT WEEKEND Kicks Off with American Movie at Hollywood Forever Cemetery

Last night Sundance Institute lifted the curtains on the first-ever NEXT WEEKEND film festival with an outdoor screening of the hilarious, idiosyncratic doc American Movie... Read More

Watch Trailers For 8 NEXT WEEKEND Films

Posted Aug 6, 2013, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Coordinator posted in Articles

Watch Trailers For 8 NEXT WEEKEND Films

In an extension of our Trailers Tuesday series on Facebook, we’re rolling out a handful of trailers and teasers for films screening at this weekend’s NEXT WEEKEND film... Read More

The NEXT Waves of Creative Distribution - FREE Panel from #ArtistServices

Posted Jul 30, 2013, by Sundance Institute posted in Articles

The NEXT Waves of Creative Distribution - FREE Panel from #ArtistServices

Our #ArtistServices project has helped both newcomers and pros ride the waves of an ever-changing independent film landscape. Producers and Directors now conceive,... Read More

NEXT SUNDAY Screenings Expand to Venues Across Los Angeles

Posted Jul 18, 2013, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Coordinator posted in Articles

NEXT SUNDAY Screenings Expand to Venues Across Los Angeles

As part of the four-day lineup of screenings and events scheduled for NEXT WEEKEND, set to take place August 8-11 in Los Angeles, the festival will expand to the venues of... Read More

NEXT WEEKEND Films and Panels Announced: Blue Caprice, This Is Martin Bonner, and more

Posted Jul 16, 2013, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Coordinator posted in Articles

NEXT WEEKEND Films and Panels Announced: Blue Caprice, This Is Martin Bonner, and more

In recent years, one has needed to look no further than the NEXT <=> section of the Sundance Film Festival to witness the vitality of independent film. That’s where, in... Read More

John Cooper and Trevor Groth Talk NEXT WEEKEND

Posted Mar 4, 2013, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Coordinator posted in Articles

John Cooper and Trevor Groth Talk NEXT WEEKEND

In recent years, one has needed to look no further than the NEXT <=> section of the Sundance Film Festival to witness the vitality of independent film. That’s where, in... Read More