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Feb 1, 2016, 1:40pm EST
  • January 23, 2020

    Why Sundance, America’s largest independent film festival, matters

    The annual festival in Park City, Utah, is where scrappy little indie films go to make it big.

  • January 30, 2017

    15 Sundance movies to watch for, from social issue documentaries to ghost stories

    You’ll be hearing about these ones again.

  • January 28, 2017

    What happens when we die? 2 new movies propose an answer.

    The Discovery and A Ghost Story contemplate the afterlife in thoughtful, probing ways.

  • January 27, 2017

    The Oscars rarely celebrate women filmmakers. Sundance is trying to change that.

    Through movies and programs, the festival’s recognition of women in the business outpaces Hollywood by a mile.

  • January 24, 2017

    How can film help us make sense of a post-truth world?

    Three ways to navigate the current political and cultural climate, culled from the Sundance Film Festival.

  • January 23, 2017

    Kristen Stewart, Nick Offerman, and Rooney Mara marched for women's rights in a small Utah town

    The Park City Women's March was mostly locals, but some celebrities in town for Sundance snuck in too.

  • January 21, 2017

    Sundance 2017: 3 movies about women who refuse to behave

    They’re set in 19th century Scotland, a 1960s American convent, and 2017 Los Angeles, but all three want to make us a little uncomfortable.

  • January 20, 2017

    Robert Redford says Sundance isn't political. Its opening night gala starred Al Gore.

    Gore’s Inconvenient Truth sequel and a swampy black comedy captured the festival’s opening mood.

  • January 19, 2017

    11 Sundance films to look forward to

    From an Inconvenient Truth sequel to a Daniel Clowes adaptation, there’s something for everyone at this year’s festival.

  • February 1, 2016

    The 16 movies that explain Sundance 2016

    Featuring Casey Affleck’s career-best performance, Nate Parker’s record-breaking sale, the strong returns of several festival alumni, and more.

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