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In Memory of Frank Pierson

Posted Jul 23, 2012, by Michelle Satter, Founding Director, Feature Film Program

In Memory of Frank Pierson

Frank Pierson was just plain brilliant – as a screenwriter, educator and leader. He was never afraid to have an opinion and was…

Debbie Berman Named Recipient of the Sally Menke Editing Fellowship

Posted Jul 20, 2012, by Sundance Institute

Debbie Berman Named Recipient of the Sally Menke Editing Fellowship

In 2010, the Sally Menke Memorial Editing Fellowship was created at the Sundance Institute by the late film editor’s husband,…

Part 1: Clay Jeter and Charles Spano Talk Insecurities, Breakthroughs at the Screenwriters Lab

Posted Jul 10, 2012, by Clay Jeter and Charles Spano, Screnwriters Lab Fellows

Part 1: Clay Jeter and Charles Spano Talk Insecurities, Breakthroughs at the Screenwriters Lab

Clay Jeter and Charles Spano recently attended the Sundance Institute Screenwriters Lab in the mountains near Park City, Utah,…

Film Forward Travelogue: Reaching across borders from Calexico to Mexicali

Posted May 18, 2012, by Jennifer Prediger

Film Forward Travelogue: Reaching Across Borders from Calexico to Mexicali

The way Calexico and Mexicali play off each other gives reason to be excited about traveling to the Imperial Valley in…

Inside the Sundance Institute Istanbul Screenwriting Lab: A Fellow’s POV

Posted May 7, 2012, by Deniz Gamze Erguven, 2012 !F Sundance Fellow

Inside the Sundance Institute Istanbul Screenwriting Lab: A Fellow’s POV

Paris, France -- Throughout the years, everything I had heard about the Sundance Labs had been completely appealing. I had…

Sundance Institute’s Michelle Satter and Alesia Weston Receive Industry Leadership Awards

Posted Apr 19, 2012, by Christine Spines

Sundance Institute’s Michelle Satter and Alesia Weston Receive Industry Leadership Awards

There are those who argue that Los Angeles, with its sprawling polyglot patchwork of ethnic enclaves, is the city of the future…

Notes From the Road: Braden King’s HERE

Posted Apr 11, 2012, by Braden King, director, HERE

Notes From the Road: Braden King's HERE

In the summer of 2009, I spent four months in Armenia directing HERE, a 35mm landscape-obsessed road movie that chronicles an…

Tree of Life Producer Sarah Green Headlines the 2012 Sundance Film Festival Producers Luncheon

Posted Jan 25, 2012, by Eric Hynes

Tree of Life Producer Sarah Green Headlines the 2012 Sundance Film Festival Producers Luncheon

Though it’s never been easy to make independent films—not by a long shot—the current economic climate has only made it harder…

Benh Zeitlin Unleashes his Beasts of the Southern Wild

Posted Jan 20, 2012, by Bridgette Bates

Benh Zeitlin Unleashes his Beasts of the Southern Wild

Six months after Hurricane Katrina, director Benh Zeitlin was crashing on a friend’s floor in New Orleans. The Queens native…

Google’s @AaronKoblin Sees Things In His Head

Posted Oct 27, 2011, by Joseph Beyer, Director of Digital Initiatives for Sundance Institute

Google's @AaronKoblin Sees Things In His Head

Aaron Koblin loves bits and bytes and data.  He thinks they're beautiful and intriguing.  He, and his large following of fans,…

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