The Park City At Midnight strand of Sundance Film Festival "offers eight films that are likely to amuse, surprise, or shock the bleary-eyed viewer and offer a lively last stop in the nightly film-going circuit".
The Signal and Fido
(Country: Canada; Year: 2006; Director: Andrew Currie; Writer: Robert Chomiak, Andrew Currie, Dennis Heaton, Dennis Heaton; Stars: Billy Connolly, David Kaye, Jan Skorzewski, Kevin Tyell, Andy Parkin, Lynn Pendleton, Gary Slater, Taylor Petri, Glenn Richards, Raphael Kepinski)
Zom-com sees a boy befriended by the family zombie... but trouble brews when he eats the neighbour.
Finishing the Game: The Search for a New Bruce Lee
(Country: US; Year: 2007; Director: Justin Lin; Writer: Josh Diamond, Justin Lin; Stars: Roger Fan, Sung Kang, James Franco, McCaleb Burnett, Dustin Nguyen, Monique Curnen, M.C. Hammer, Mousa Kraish, Jake Sandvig, Sam Bottoms, Josh Diamond)
Bruce Lee's shock death left legions of stunned fans and a legacy of 12 minutes from his unfinished Game Of Death. Undeterred, studio executives launched a search for his replacement chronicled here through the eyes of five aspiring thespians who find out what the real game is.
It Is Fine. Everything Is Fine!
(Country: USA; Year: 2007; Director: Crispin Glover; Writer: Crispin Glover, Steven C Stewart; Stars: Crispin Glover, Steven C Stewart)
Film noir fantasy for the unlikeliest of heroes.
(Country: US; Year: 2007; Director: David Bruckner, Dan Bush, Jacob Gentry; Writer: David Bruckner, Jacob Gentry, Dan Bush; Stars: Anessa Ramsey, Justin Welborn, A.J. Bowen, Sahr, Scott Poythrees, Cheri Christian, Chadrian McKnight)
Three-part tale of horror sees a strange signal start to drive people crazy.
(Country: Canada; Year: 2006; Director: Wyeth Clarkson; Writer: Wyeth Clarkson, Elan Mastai; Stars: Mark Bajcar, Silas Borsos, Chris Boykin, Chad Dickson, Kris Foley, Alison Matasi, Kathy Miller, Dustin Montie, Jarvis Nigelsky, ,)
8 sk8trs brought together to make a 'sk8 tape', crash at the legendary "Crashpad". They soon discover its days are numbered and band together to save it.
North American Premiere
It Is Fine. Everything Is Fine! and Sk8 Life
(Country: US; Year: 2007; Director: Gregg Araki; Writer: Dylan Haggerty; Stars: Anna Faris, Roscoe Lee Browne, Danny Masterson, Ben Falcone, Adam Brody, Brian Posehn, Rick Hoffman, Matthew J. Evans, Davenia McFadden, Joey Diaz, Jim Rash)
Jane F, an unsuccessful slacker actress, inadvertently eats her roommate's pot cupcakes and proceeds to have a very strange day of hijinks and surreal misadventures.
(Country: US; Year: 2007; Director: David Wain; Writer: Ken Marino, David Wain; Stars: Paul Rudd, Adam Brody, Jon Hamm, Winona Ryder, Ken Marino, Todd Holoubek, Mather Zickel, Ali Marsh, Raisy Pereyra, Edmund Genest, Ron Silver)
Ten stories, each inspired by one of The Ten Commandments, illustrate the perils of modern life via extreme comedy.
We Are the Strange
(Country: US; Year: 2007; Director: M dot Strange; Writer: M. dot Strange; Stars: Chaylon Blancett, David Choe, Stuart Mahoney, Halleh Seddighzadeh, M dot Strange)
In this animated feature film, two outcasts fight for survival in a sinister fantasy world. Their lives are constantly in jeopardy after they're caught in the middle of a deadly battle between bizarre monsters on their way to the ice cream shop.