A Netflix Original Film
Directed and Co-Written by Charlie McDowell (The One I Love)
Starring Robert Redford, Rooney Mara, Jason Segel,
Jesse Plemons & Riley Keough
***World Premiere - 2017 Sundance Film Festival***
OPENING THEATRICALLY IN
NEW YORK, LOS ANGELES AND PASADENA
ON MARCH 31
AT IPIC THEATERS
In the near future, the world is off-balance...
Producer George Parra has been a venerated industry professional for over thirty years, having worked on such prestigious films as- 'Waterworld' (1995), 'Sideways' (2004), 'The Descendants' (2011), 'Silver Linings Playbook' (2012), 'American Hustle' (2013); to name a very few. He first began his illustrious career as a Set Production Assistant on 'The Terminator' (1984) which led to his position as Second Assistant Direct...
The U.S. Grand Jury Prize: Dramatic for I don’t feel at home in this world anymore.
Credit: Allyson Riggs
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, with host Jessica Williams emceeing and jurors presenting 27 prizes for feature filmmaking in Park City, Utah. Honorees, named in total below, range from sharp comedies to provocative and timely documentaries and represent ne...
LAST MEN IN ALEPPO
Section: World Cinema Documentary Competition
Directed by Feras Fayyad & Steen Johannessen
Feras Fayyad & Steen Johannessen will be available Sunday, January 22nd.
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*P&I Screening* – Fri, January 20 at 5:30 PM – Holiday 1
*World Premiere* - Mon, January 23 at 2:45 PM – Yarrow Hotel Theatre
Public Screening #1 – ...
ARE WE ALL THE OTHER: TRANSCENDING BOUNDARIES IN STORYTELLING
Wed. January 25, 2:00 p.m., Filmmaker Lodge, Park City / 90 Min
THIS IS NOT A PANEL
Thurs. January 26, 2:00 p.m., Filmmaker Lodge, Park City / 90 Min
Fri. January 27, 2:00 p.m., Filmmake...
And so we put goldfish in the pool. Wins Grand Jury Prize
Winners of the 2017 Sundance Film Festival jury prizes in short filmmaking were announced today 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 at youtube.com/sff. The Short Film pr...
Actors Tim Robbins, Jon Hamm, Lois Smith, and Geena Davis attend the "Marjorie Prime" Premiere in Sundance
Winners of Commissioning Grant, Episodic Storytelling Grant and Lab Fellowship Revealed
At a reception during the 2017 Sundance Film Festival today, the beneficiaries of $60,000 in grants from Sundance Institute and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation wer...
Join Jeff Skoll (Founder and Chairman, The Skoll Foundation), Dr. David Suzuki (scientist and broadcaster), Amy Goodman (moderator), Mohamed Nasheed (Former President, Maldives), and Al Gore (Former Vice President, United States of America) for a discussion on The New Climate.
Fellowship Honors Artistic Contributions of Late Māori Filmmaker
Amie Batalibasi (Australian Solomon Islander, Feralimae/Kosi) from Melbourne, Australia, is the 2017 recipient of the Sundance Institute Merata Mita Fellowship—an annual fellowship named in honor of the late Māori filmmaker Merata Mita (1942-2010). The announcement was delivered today at the 2017 Sundance Film Fe...
Foundation Backs Institute’s Annual Screenwriters Intensive, Year-Round Diversity Work
Sundance Institute and The Will & Jada Smith Family Foundation will collaborate to support diverse independent artists, they announced today at a reception at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival. As part of a two-year commitment, the Foundation will support the Institute’s Screenwriters...
(Acquisition Title/WME and Forager Films)
Starring Emily Browning, Adam Horovitz, Mary-Louise Parker, Lily Rabe, Jason Schwartzman, Chloë Sevigny and Analeigh Tipton
Nick has settled into a safe existence in a small pocket of Brooklyn, where he currently toils on an archival project for his father-in-law. Soon, 20-something Naomi arrives from Australia to assist Nick for the semester. She has no acquaintances in the city beyond a loose family connect...
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Get behind the scenes of the films from Sundance 2017 with the filmmakers themselves as they prepare to premiere at the Festival. Their stories will inspire you, artists and audiences alike.
Meet the Artist '17: Joe Piscatella
Directed by Feras Fayyad & Steen Johannessen
Nowhere is the human toll of Syria’s ongoing civil war more brutally manifest than in the lives of Aleppo’s “White Helmets”—first responders to the devastating bombing and terrorist attacks that have pushed this city to the brink of collapse. Volunteers Khaled, Mahmoud, and Subhi rush toward bomb sites while others run away. They search through collapsed buildings for the living and dead. Contending with...
Sundance is here!
This year the acquisition race can't get any hotter, just take a look at these four amazing movies.
Netflix original films I don't feel at home in this world anymore. starring Melanie Lynskey and Elijah Wood, and Deidra & Laney Rob a Train featuring newcomers Ashleigh Murray and Rachel Crow, will make their world premieres at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival before launching on Netflix later this year.
One of the most highly anticipated films at the festival,
I don't feel at home in this world an...
Find out where and how to immerse yourself in the multimedia art pieces of New Frontier.
The 2017 Sundance Film Festival kicks off today with the Day One Press Conference at 1 PM MT!
If you're at #Sundance this year, take part in our Snapchat and Instagram Challenges: http://bit.ly/2iOGNPd
"Presidents come and go.. We support the storytellers and let them tell their stories." - Robert Redford
BENDING THE ARC
World Bank President Dr. Jim Yong Kim will attend the world premiere of the stunning new documentary feature BENDING THE ARC at Sundance Film Festival and will be reunited with lifelong friends and co-founders of Partners In Health Dr. Paul Farmer and Ophelia Dahl (daughter of British novelist Roald Dahl) and patients from around the world whose lives were saved by their remarkable work. From directors Academy Award-Nominee Kief Davidson, Primetime Emmy Award Winner...
2017 SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL
Premieres Native Documentary Short
My Father’s Tools
*** A Wapikoni mobile Production ***
My Father’s Tools, an observational Canadian documentary directed by first-time aboriginal filmmaker Heather C...
Dorothy Pecoraro-Bertram has the winner of their first annual script initiative
Leading production, development and financing company Route One Entertainment and screenwriters resource organization Roadmap Writers today announced the winner of their first annual film and television competition to select a script for Route One’s option and development. The winning project is Sabiya, written by Dorothy Bertram.
The partnership with Roadmap Writers, championed by Vice Pr...
The excitement of the 2017 Sundance Film Festival happens both on-screen and off, with a robust slate of panels and music performances, many of which are free and live streamed so independent film and music fans can tune in from anywhere.
John Cooper, Director of the Sundance Film Festival, said, “The conversations that start at the Festival and spread well beyond the mountain can now do so in realtime. Thanks to our live streams, fans of independent film and the latest in sto...
Cate Blanchett in MANIFESTO represented by The Match Factory
European Film Promotion dedicates Film Sales Support (FSS) to the promotion and marketing of six European films at this year's Sundance Film Festival (January 19 – 29, 2017). The flagship festival for the discovery of new independent cinema from around the world puts a special spotlight onto European films, making it one of the important gateways to the North American market. E...