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Sundance Film Festival
Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018
Annette Bening plays Senator Dianne Feinstein, Zac Efron takes on Ted Bundy, Awkwafina dives into a dramatic role, and Harvey Weinstein gets a documentary spotlight in films that will premiere at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival in January.
The Sundance Institute revealed on Wednesday 112 ...
Tuesday, May. 8, 2018
Chromista--the production house founded by Oscar-nominated (Black Swan) director Darren Aronofsky and partners/producers Scott Franklin, Sandy Haddad and Ted Robbins--has signed writer and director Eliza McNitt for commercial representation.
Earlier this year writer/director...
Friday, Feb. 16, 2018
I was teaching VR in San Francisco when I received an unforgettable call. It was Maria Bello, trying to produce a documentary on the Sun Ladies; women fighting against ISIS. She asked me if I could be in Iraq next week to shoot and direct. I said yes, hung up and cried.
Days later in...
Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017
Morgan Spurlock's latest documentary will not premiere at the Sundance Film Festival as planned.
The remaining partners in his production company said Friday that they removed "Super Size Me 2: Holy Chicken!" from the Sundance slate in light of Spurlock's confessions of sexual misconduct...
Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017
Works selected across the Indie Episodic, Shorts and Special Events sections of the 2018 Sundance Film Festival have been announced, underlining Sundance Institute’s commitment to showcasing bold independent storytelling, regardless of form, format or length.
New this year is the Indie...
Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017
Documentaries about Robin Williams, Gloria Allred and Ruth Bader Ginsberg, a Lizzie Borden film with Kristen Stewart, and Debra Granik’s long-awaited follow up to “Winter’s Bone” are among the 110 features set to premiere at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival.
The Sundance Institute...
Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017
Moxie Pictures has signed directorial duo Dan & Antonio--Dan Sickles and Antonio Santini--for commercials and branded content globally. Dan & Antonio directed Dina which last month won the Grand Jury Prize for U.S. Documentary at the Sundance Film Festival.
Friday, Feb. 10, 2017
For director Drake Doremus, the Sundance Film Festival was a game changer. His feature length-directorial debut Douchebag, made its world premiere at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival. A year later, his second feature, Like Crazy, won the Festival’s Grand Jury Prize in the U.S....
Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017
After 10 days, 119 feature films and three feet of snow, an evening of humor and humanity marked the 2017 Sundance Film Festival’s Awards Ceremony this evening (1/28), with host Jessica Williams emceeing and jurors presenting 27 prizes for feature filmmaking. Human stories prevailed across...
Friday, Jan. 27, 2017
The cast and filmmakers behind "The Yellow Birds," an adaption of Iraq vet Kevin Powers' bestseller that premiered at the Sundance Film Festival this past week, wanted to show another side of war - that of the lost individual.
"At the moment things tend to glorify war," said Jack Huston,...