Top 10 Breakthrough Sundance Films

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1. SEX, LIES, AND VIDEOTAPE (1989)

The remarkable critical and financial success of this low-budget indie represented not just a breakthrough for its director, Steven Soderbergh, but also a breakthrough for the Sundance Film Festival itself. SEX, LIES, AND VIDEOTAPE premiered in Park City to widespread acclaim and then went on to conquer the world, helping build the festival’s reputation as a place not just to see great films but to discover great filmmaking talent.

Author: Matt Singer

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hustle_and_flow10. THE FOOT FIST WAY (2006)9. SUPER SIZE ME (2004)8. THIRTEEN (2003)7. HUSTLE & FLOW (2005)6. NAPOLEON DYNAMITE (2004)5. SAW (2004)4. CLERKS (1994)
3. SLACKER (1991)2. RESERVOIR DOGS (1992)1. SEX, LIES, AND VIDEOTAPE (1989)