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Documentary Film Program Unveils Projects That Received Fall 2013 Grants and Creative Support

Posted Mar 18, 2014, by Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program

Documentary Film Program Unveils Projects That Received Fall 2013 Grants and Creative Support

New projects selected for support include a wide range of filmmaking styles and approaches including experimental, character…

2014 Sundance Film Festival Live Awards Updates

Posted Jan 25, 2014, by Eric Hynes, Jeremy Kinser, and Nate von Zumwalt

2014 Sundance Film Festival Live Awards Updates

Hi everyone, and welcome to the live blog for the 2014 Sundance Film Festival Awards Ceremony. We’re Eric Hynes, Jeremy Kinser,…

Day 7: Alex Ross Perry’s Misanthropic Listen Up Philip, and the Incremental Making of 52 Tuesdays

Posted Jan 23, 2014, by Sundance Institute

Day 7: Alex Ross Perry's Misanthropic Listen Up Philip, and the Incremental Making of 52 Tuesdays

You can’t say they weren’t warned. In introducing his new film, Listen Up Philip, to the audience at the MARC Theater on…

Day 6

Posted Jan 22, 2014, by Sundance Institute

Day 6: Appropriate Behavior, A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, and Shorts Awards

With Appropriate Behavior, a frank, funny, bitingly personal look at a bisexual woman in Brooklyn reeling from a recent…

Day 5: The Tragic Story of Aaron Swartz, Nick Cave in 20,000 Days On Earth

Posted Jan 21, 2014, by Sundance Institute

Day 5: The Tragic Story of Aaron Swartz, Nick Cave in 20,000 Days On Earth

For a federal criminal case lacking a verdict, United States v. Aaron Swartz produces plenty of alarming answers. Perhaps most…

Day 4: A Moving Tribute to Roger Ebert, Bill Hader and Kristin Wiig are The Skeleton Twins

Posted Jan 20, 2014, by Sundance Institute

Day 4: A Moving Tribute to Roger Ebert, Bill Hader and Kristin Wiig are The Skeleton Twins

While introducing Life Itself, a gripping, moving look at the life and career of Roger Ebert by Steve James (Hoop Dreams),…

Day 1: Redford Reflects on 30 Years, Miles Teller is a Bloody-Palmed Virtuoso in Whiplash

Posted Jan 17, 2014, by Sundance Institute

Day 1: Redford Reflects on 30 Years, Miles Teller is a Bloody-Palmed Virtuoso in Whiplash

There was a stubborn elephant in the room at yesterday’s Day One Press Conference, the official commencement of the 2014…

How to Fest: Off the Mountain

Posted Jan 13, 2014, by Sundance Institute

How to Fest: Off the Mountain

It goes without saying: Even in an age governed by VOD and digital platforms, there is an inimitable quality to viewing film in…

Apply Now: 2014 Native Lab Call for Submissions

Posted Nov 18, 2013, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Manager

Apply Now: 2014 Native Lab Call for Submissions

The Sundance Institute Native American and Indigenous Program is now accepting applications for its 2014 Native Lab Fellowship,…

Twitter Takeover: Big Sur and Running From Crazy

Posted Nov 4, 2013, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Manager

Twitter Takeover: Big Sur and Running From Crazy

Back at last year’s Sundance Film Festival, director Michael Polish and actress Kate Bosworth—who also happens to be Polish’s…

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