The 2018 Sundance Film Festival is still in its first days, and already Joaquin Phoenix and Chloe Sevigny are earning rave reviews for their performances in the biopics Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Foot and Lizzie. Plus, we’ve got news about Jane Fonda’s new documentary and a breakthrough in virtual reality filmmaking. Read on for the latest buzz from Park City, Utah.
The temperature may be cold in Park City, Utah, but the buzz around this year’s batch of Sundance Film Festival offerings is heating up. There are 110 films from 29 countries screening from January 18-28, each looking to follow the lead of current awards season favorites The Big Sick, Call Me By Your Name and Mudbound as the next breakout Sundance hit.
With so many streaming options out there, it’s hard to decide what to watch. If you long for the days of the helpful video store clerk, look no further than the bevy of offerings streaming on Sundance Now. With 20 award-winning movies from 1993 to 2013 available to stream anytime, Sundance Now offers a taste […]
Sundance Institute completes the slate of bold independent work set for the 2018 Sundance Film Festival, with eight feature films, a VR experience, the NEXT Innovator’s Award juror and hosted retrospectives joining the lineup today. Screenings will take place in Park City, Salt Lake City and at Sundance Mountain Resort January 18-28. RuPaul will convene […]
As the intersection of art and technology grows more crowded, Sundance Institute showcases a curated collection of cutting-edge independent experimental media works by creators who are pushing the artistic development of the new mediums of VR, AR, mixed reality (MR) and AI.
Works selected across the new Indie Episodic, Shorts and Special Events sections of the 2018 Sundance Film Festival were announced today, underlining Sundance Institute’s commitment to showcasing bold independent storytelling, regardless of form, format or length.
For the 2018 Sundance Film Festival, 110 feature-length films were selected, representing 29 countries and 47 first-time filmmakers, including 30 in competition.
Streaming services Netflix and Amazon came out swinging at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival, making headlines for snapping up the rights to everything from feel-good comedies to politically charged documentaries. Newbie distributors also made waves by jumping into bidding wars over several films.
Winners of the 2017 Sundance Film Festival jury prizes in short filmmaking were announced by Sundance Institute at a ceremony in Park City, Utah. The Short Film Grand Jury Prize, awarded to one film in the program of 68 shorts selected from 8,985 submissions, went to And so we put goldfish in the pool., written and directed by Makoto Nagahisa. Full video of the ceremony is available at youtube.com/sff. The Short Film program is presented by YouTube.
The 2017 Sundance Film Festival is winding down, but news of big sales and buzzworthy films keeps rolling in. Find out what films are breaking out at the tail end of the fest.