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Getting Attention vs. Vying For It

Article: Getting Attention vs. Vying For It

Flying in to Salt Lake City, those snow-covered peaks are a majestic sight. The drive up to Park City is an easy jog on I-80. It’s sunny and clear and the madness is about to begin. I’ve read and talked and talked and read. Which movies are likely to emerge from the pack? I’ve checked…

Festival Programmer (John Cooper) On The Festival, The Economic Meltdown And Smelly Theaters

Article: Festival Programmer (John Cooper) On The Festival, The Economic Meltdown And Smelly Theaters

Good news! Weather.com is promising balmy temperatures in the 30s for the kickoff of the Sundance Film Festival this week. But if you listen to the words of John Cooper, director of festival programming, you can tell there’s still a chill in the air. He says there are wonderful films at the festival this year…