Sundance Film Festival

Best of the Shorts: Select Winners and Nominees from Previous Sundance Festivals

Best of the Shorts: Select Winners and Nominees from Previous Sundance Festivals

Michael Cera and Ben Schwartz both show up in this highly lauded short list of films from the festival.

6 More Questions with Sundance Film Festival Programmer Mike Plante

6 More Questions with Sundance Film Festival Programmer Mike Plante

Sundance Film Festival programmer Mike Plante gives us an inside look of what to expect at the 2016 Festival and explains why less is more.

Sundance 2016: 7 New Film, Music and Throwback Events Added to the Festival Lineup

Sundance 2016: 7 New Film, Music and Throwback Events Added to the Festival Lineup

Squeezing in even more independent awesomeness, Sundance Institute has added two new feature films, two special events and three archive films to the 2016 Sundance Film Festival, Jan. 21-31 in Park City, Salt Lake City, Ogden and Sundance, Utah.

10 Unforgettable Sundance Docs by Women Filmmakers

10 Unforgettable Sundance Docs by Women Filmmakers

Seen “Born into Brothels” and “The Wolfpack” already? Well, there are eight other documentaries here to add to your queue.

Sundance 2016: Short Film Program Announced

Sundance 2016: Short Film Program Announced

The full lineup of 72 shorts for the 2016 Sundance Film Festival are announced, with shorts from Jason Reitman, Bryce Dallas Howard, Sebastian Silva, Bridey Elliot, Brett Gelman and more.

Sundance Institute Completes Feature Film Lineup for 2016 Sundance Film Festival

Sundance Institute Completes Feature Film Lineup for 2016 Sundance Film Festival

Sundance Institute completed its feature film lineup for the 2016 Sundance Film Festival with the highly anticipated narratives, documentaries, episodic work and events in the Premieres, Documentary Premieres, Spotlight, Sundance Kids and Special Events sections.

Sundance 2016: New Frontier 10th Anniversary Art Exhibitions Announced

Sundance 2016: New Frontier 10th Anniversary Art Exhibitions Announced

A revolution a decade in the making, Sundance Institute celebrates the 10th Anniversary of its New Frontier program with an exhibition of new work at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival.

Sundance Film Festival 2016: Competition Films Announced!

Sundance Film Festival 2016: Competition Films Announced!

Offering a first look at the year ahead in independent film, culture and new ideas, Sundance Institute announced the 65 films selected for the U.S. Competition, World Competition and out-of-competition NEXT category set to premiere at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival.

Sundance 2016: First 9 Films Announced

Sundance 2016: First 9 Films Announced

Sundance Institute tonight offers a first look at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival by announcing the nine feature films that will screen in its iconic Midnight section.

6 Questions with Photographer Rick DeMint

6 Questions with Photographer Rick DeMint

Rick DeMint talked to us about the evolution of his photography project Portroids (Polaroid-portraits), his experience shooting the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, and why he cherishes his Bill Murray photo the most.

Sundance NEXT FEST adds Special Guests, Music Video World Premieres and Virtual Reality Flight Simulator

Sundance NEXT FEST adds Special Guests, Music Video World Premieres and Virtual Reality Flight Simulator

A tidal wave of new ideas washes ashore for Sundance NEXT FEST at The Theatre at Ace Hotel Downtown Los Angeles this weekend, including newly added special guests, three world premiere music videos and a full-body, mind-blowing virtual reality flight simulator, Birdly.

9 Sundance Movies You Can See in Theaters in August 2015

9 Sundance Movies You Can See in Theaters in August 2015

Six months after this year’s Sundance Film Festival, many of the fest’s most acclaimed entries are arriving in theaters near you! Don’t miss this summer’s Sundance hits, like “Mistress America” and “Tangerine.”

Indie Flicks That Scored: The Biggest Sundance Film Festival Box Office Hits

Indie Flicks That Scored: The Biggest Sundance Film Festival Box Office Hits

The Sundance Film Festival is best known as a haven for the sort of risky, low-budget movies that might otherwise fall through the cracks between the latest Hollywood blockbusters… but that doesn’t mean Sundance movies can’t make some serious bank! Here are 10 films that took home a little something more than just awards and acclaim — from “Four Weddings and a Funeral” to “Memento.”

Top 10 World-Cinema Movies Of The ’00s

Top 10 World-Cinema Movies Of The ’00s

Some of our favorite non-American movies that received their U.S. premieres at Sundance this past decade, including “Bloody Sunday” and “Up the Yangtze.

Why Women (in Movies) Ruled at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival

Why Women (in Movies) Ruled at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival

They’re rude, crude, desperate, sexy and utterly captivating. At the 2012 Sundance Film Festival, womens’ roles pushed gender identity to new levels, challenged convention, and updated the world on the multiple lifestyles women lead in the 21st Century. Here’s a list of some of the movies that stood out, from “Bachelorette” to “Marina Abramović: The Artist is Present.”

Sundance Institute Brings $83.4 Million to Utah with 2015 Sundance Film Festival

Sundance Institute Brings $83.4 Million to Utah with 2015 Sundance Film Festival

10-Day Event Generates $7 Million in State and Local Tax Revenue, Supports 1,350 Jobs Festival Attracts a Younger Audience; Five-Year Average Economic Impact Continues to Grow; Generates Worldwide Media Exposure Valued at $66.7 Million Park City, Utah — Sundance Institute today announced that its 2015 Sundance Film Festival, which took place in Park City, Salt…

10 Female Directors Who Reeled in Sundance Deals

10 Female Directors Who Reeled in Sundance Deals

The Sundance Film Festival is a great place for women–just look at these female directors who went to the fest and wound up bringing home distribution deals for features like “Sleeping with Other People,” “The Diary of a Teenage Girl,” and “The Wolfpack.”

10 Controversial Movies that Came Out of Sundance

10 Controversial Movies that Came Out of Sundance

The Sundance Film Festival has been an annual haven for some of cinema’s most controversial entries for decades. From “Catfish” to “Kids,” here are the movies that set tongues wagging.

10 Great Thrillers That Came Out of Sundance

10 Great Thrillers That Came Out of Sundance

Though the annual Sundance Film Festival has been home to all kinds of movies, the independent film haven has premiered a surprisingly complete roster of the past few decades’ best examples of a genre more often associated with big budgets and Hollywood studios: the thriller. Featuring a young and hungry assortment of the movie world’s biggest stars and most respected filmmakers, these ten wildly original thrill rides launched careers into the realm of superheroes and Oscar wins.

Sundance Film Festival Movies on SundanceTV: March 2015

Sundance Film Festival Movies on SundanceTV: March 2015

From charming romances like “500 Days of Summer” to intense thrillers like “American Psycho,” the movies that debut at the Sundance Film Festival are a diverse lot. What you can count on though is that they’re all interesting and entertaining. Here are the festival movies that you can watch on SundanceTV and online this month.

10 Brilliant African-American Directors Who Came Out of the Sundance Film Festival

10 Brilliant African-American Directors Who Came Out of the Sundance Film Festival

In honor of Black History Month, we’re spotlighting work from African-American directors, such as Rick Famuyiwa (“Dope”), Justin Simien (“Dear White People”), Ava DuVernay (“Middle of Nowhere”), who’ve showcased their brilliance at the Sundance Film Festival over the years. From witty flicks to stories of courage, here are ten movies from the hearts and minds of African-American directors.

The Easiest Way to Watch Award-Winning Sundance Film Festival Documentaries

The Easiest Way to Watch Award-Winning Sundance Film Festival Documentaries

Head on over the SundanceNow Doc Club for these 10 award-winning festival films from the last five years await you. Sign up for the Doc Club today, and they’ll give you the first month for free.

5 More Intense Sex Scenes From Sundance 2015

5 More Intense Sex Scenes From Sundance 2015

From provocative to profoundly uncomfortable, the 2015 Sundance Film Festival has made waves with it’s multitude of controversial sex scenes. Read on for a second compilation of intense sex scenes from this year’s films–the same warning stands: spoilers and disturbing content ahead.

Sundance Film Festival Movies on SundanceTV: February 2015

Sundance Film Festival Movies on SundanceTV: February 2015

Independent Spirit Award-winning performances from Jeff Bridges (American Heart), Quvenzhane Wallis (Beasts of the Southern Wild), Ian McKellen and Lynn Redgrave (Gods and Monsters), and Andie MacDowell and Laura San Giacomo (Sex, Lies and Videotape).

Instagram Favorites: Tilt-shift Videos From Sundance Film Festival

Instagram Favorites: Tilt-shift Videos From Sundance Film Festival

You double-tapped them, and now we’re posting them again as a compilation to be consumed together. Check out these Instagram videos of the tiny town of Park City, Utah, host of the Sundance Film Festival since 1981.