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The daddy of all independent festivals celebrated its 28th edition in 2012. Run in conjunction with the Sundance Institute - set up by Robert Redford to support independent film.
This year's festival runs from January 19 to 29. Got a feature or short film screening at Sundance 2012 and want us to review it? If you have a screener, please feel free to send it to us.
Beasts Of The Southern Wild won the US dramatic prize, while The House I Live In was named best US documentary. The world competition documentary and dramatic prizes went to The Law In These Parts and Violeta Went To Heaven.
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- New Frontier
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- Park City At Midnight
- Sundance London Full Schedule
- US Documentary Competition
- US Dramatic Competition
- World Cinema Documentary Competition
- World Cinematic Dramatic Competition
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Sundance Latest Reviews
A biopic of the Chilean folk singer, composer, ethnomusicologist and painter Violeta Parra.
An imminent marriage opens old wounds for a group of friends.
A stand-up comedian with a serious sleep disorder reassesses his life.
A recent college graduate goes to Paris after breaking up with his girlfriend of five years. Once there, he falls in love with a young prostitute and their fateful journey begins.
A hedge-fund magnate is in over his head, desperately trying to complete the sale of his trading empire before the depths of his fraud are revealed. An unexpected, bloody error forces him to turn to the most unlikely corner for help.
Probe into rape in the US military.
A rock musician in the middle of an acrimonious divorce tries to gain access to his six-year-old daughter.
An exploration of ageing and beauty in the company of the original supermodels.
A devoted wife finds her life is on hold whilst her husband is in prison.
The story of Act Up and the ordinary people who transformed the tratment of AIDS.
Sundance Film Festival Features
Sundance Film Festival News
Casey Affleck liberated by ghosts Star talks Oscars, Rooney Mara and hiding under a sheet
In the city of the world's desire Ceyda Torun on KEDi, cats, femininity and the soul of Istanbul.
A nice cup of tea and a murder Jamie McKeller on The Book Club, legalising murder, serial killers and cake.
Completing the trip Bertrand Tavernier on Jacques Becker, Claude Sautet, Jean-Pierre Melville and his Journey Through French Cinema.
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