Sundance Film Festival 2019

Sundance runs a number of shorts programmes. Those films in the programme we have reviewed are below.

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Throat Singing In Kangirsuk and The Summer Of The Electric Lion
The Summer Of The Electric Lion (El Verano Del Léon Eléctrico) (Country: Chile; Year: 2018; Director: Diego Céspedes; Writer: Diego Céspedes; Stars: Gaspar Santibañez, Lan Fa Salas, Roxana Naranja)
A child's eye view of life in a religious cult.
Throat Singing In Kangirsuk (Country: Canada; Year: 2018; Director: Eva Kaukai and Manon Chamberland)
Two teenagers demonstrate a singing game.

Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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