festival goers

The 25 Biggest Sundance One-Hit Wonders

Article: The 25 Biggest Sundance One-Hit Wonders

The indie cinema Cinderella story goes like this: Your film gets into Sundance, and not just in — it gets noticed. Before it’s even had its premiere, it’s being talked about. And then it does play, and everyone loves it: endless applause, great reviews, and standing in line for coffee you overhear the people saying…

Drink Too Much, No Gifts, Kill Yourself

Article: Drink Too Much, No Gifts, Kill Yourself

Each year, the film world looks to the Sundance Film Festival selection to reveal the tone of American film for the next year. Why were there so many dark comedies this year? And why so many films with the word American in it? But it is not only the films that are scrutinized – so are the filmgoers. Two reports look to the behaviors of the Sundance film viewer.