• 2019 Sundance Film Festival Announces First Wave of Films; Here Are 10 We're Looking Forward To

    12 days ago - By Slash Film

    As we recover from Thanksgiving and prepare to head into the holiday season, the 2019 Sundance Film Festival is just a few weeks away. /Film will be on the ground in Park City, Utah in January to bring you coverage of all of the biggest and best in the world of independent film, including movies from filmmakers like , and many more. The festival runs from January 24- February 3, 2019 .
    Below, read about the 10 notable movies we're looking forward to, and see the full list of what'll be playing at the festival.
    One of the exciting things about Sundance is that most of these films are brand...
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  • Sundance Film Festival's 2019 lineup leans toward diversity, discovery and documentaries

    Sundance Film Festival's 2019 lineup leans toward diversity, discovery and documentaries

    12 days ago - By Los Angeles Times

    With an unusual air of freshness and consolidation feeling like a newfound strength, the Sundance Film Festival unveiled its 2019 program Wednesday. The festival is banking on launching more than the usual number of discoveries, with sections ranging from the U.S. Dramatic competition to the adventuresome...
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  • 2019 Sundance Film Festival Announces Programming with 112 Features

    2019 Sundance Film Festival Announces Programming with 112 Features

    12 days ago - By Coming Soon

    2019 Sundance Film Festival announces programming with 112 features
    The nonprofit Sundance Institute has announced the showcase of new independent feature films selected across all categories for the 2019 Sundance Film Festival. The Festival hosts screenings in Park City, Salt Lake City and at Sundance Mountain Resort, from January 24 to February 3, 2019.
    The Sundance Film Festival is the Institute's public program flagship alongside Festivals in London and Hong Kong and other screenings and events elsewhere throughout the year. Sundance Institute supports independent artists with...
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  • Julianne Moore, Lupita Nyong'o and Mindy Kaling Indies Lead Diverse 2019 Sundance Lineup

    12 days ago - By The Wrap

    The 2019 Sundance Film Festival is creeping up on us, and major stars and filmmakers will head to Park City, Utah in January as competitive films and world premieres begin their roll-outs.
    Films in the U.S. Dramatic Competition announced on Wednesday include Shia LaBeouf's “Honey Boy,” which stars Lucas Hedges as a young version of LaBeouf, Naomi Watts and Octavia Spencer's “Luce,” “The Sound of Silence” starring Peter Sarsgaard and Rashida Jones, “Them That Follow” starring Olivia Colman and Jim Gaffigan and Malin Ackerman and Tony Hale's “To The Stars.”
    “Crazy Rich Asians” star Awkwafina...
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  • More Than Half of 2019 Sundance Dramatic Competition Films Have Female Directors

    12 days ago - By The Wrap

    For the first time in the history of Sundance's U.S. dramatic competition, more than half of the films in the category this year will have a female director.
    Nine of the 16 films had a woman directing. One of the nine was co-directed by a man and a woman. The U.S. dramatic competition is widely considered the most prestigious category at the festival.
    Last year, only 31 percent of the films in the category were directed by women. That was in the months after the Harvey Weinstein scandal that inspired a women's march in the snow of Park City, Utah.
    Also Read: Study: Male Indie Filmmakers...
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  • Sundance 2019: Premieres Include Harvey Weinstein Docu, Mindy Kaling, Dr. Ruth, UK Spies, Miles Davis & Ted Bundy

    12 days ago - By Deadline

    Harvey Weinstein is returning to the Sundance Film Festival, at least on screen.
    A looming and powerful presence at the Robert Redford founded huddle for decades, an Ursula MacFarlane directed documentary about the rise and fall of the now disgraced and much accused producer is one of the premieres at this year's SFF.
    Implicated by more than 60 women of sexual assault or sexual harassment, a number of which took place at the Utah film gathering, Weinstein is facing a...
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  • Sundance 2019: Alfre Woodard, Alec Baldwin + Making Of ‘Alien', Satanists & Roy Cohn Docus Among U.S., World Cinema, NEXT, Midnight & Kids Slates

    12 days ago - By Deadline

    There isn't anywhere nearly as much Donald Trump at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival as there was the past two years, but there is certainly a lot of everything else from all over the world.
    With 112 films being shown at the Robert Redford founded snowy Utah shindig from January 24 to February 3 next year, the 35th Sundance's mantra is more. Today's unveiling of the U.S. Competition and World Cinema Competition Dramatic and Documentary categories plus the Midnight, Kids...
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  • 112 Feature Films Announced for the 2019 Sundance Film Festival

    112 Feature Films Announced for the 2019 Sundance Film Festival

    12 days ago - By No Film School

    2019 is looking like one heck of a year for movies.
    It may be hard to believe, but the year will be coming to a close in just a few weeks. With that comes the next annual cycle of film festivals heralding new work from both young and established auteurs looking to stand out from the crowd.
    One way to stand out is via the Sundance Film Festival, which earlier today announced its feature-film slate for the 2019 edition, taking place in Park City, Utah from January 24th through February 3rd. With 14,259 submissions to choose from, this year's line-up was competitive. All in all, 112 features...
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