This year's festival will run from January 23 to February 2 and feature 118 feature films from 27 countries. Day One films are Crip Camp, Cuties, The Painter And The Thief, Summertime and Taylor Swift: Miss Americana and Bad Hair.

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Feels Good Man
Feels Good Man
When indie comic character Pepe the Frog becomes an unwitting icon of hate, his creator, artist Matt Furie, fights to bring Pepe back from the darkness and navigate America's cultural divide.
Tesla
Tesla
Highlighting the Promethean struggles of Nikola Tesla, as he attempts to transcend entrenched technology –including his own previous work – by pioneering a system of wireless energy that will change the world.
A Thousand Cuts
A Thousand Cuts
Nowhere is the worldwide erosion of democracy, fuelled by social media disinformation campaigns, more starkly evident than in the authoritarian regime of Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte. Journalist Maria Ressa places the tools of the free press - and her freedom - on the line in defense of truth and democracy.
The Fight
The Fight
Inside the ACLU, a team of scrappy lawyers battle Trump’s historic assault on civil liberties.
Impetigore
Impetigore
An out-of-luck woman decides to go back to her secluded home village in hopes of inheritance. Little does she know, the villagers have been waiting for her because she's got what they needed to lift off a plaguing curse.
Relic
Relic
When Edna, the elderly and widowed matriarch of the family, goes missing, her daughter Kay and granddaughter Sam travel to their remote family home to find her. Soon after her return, they start to discover a sinister presence haunting the house and taking control of Edna.
Coded Bias
Coded Bias
Considering the racial bias issues of AI and facial recognition.
Welcome To Chechnya
Welcome To Chechnya
This searing investigative work shadows a group of activists risking unimaginable peril to confront the ongoing anti-LGBTQ pogrom raging in the repressive and closed Russian republic.
Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets
Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets
In the shadows of the bright lights of Las Vegas, it's last call for a beloved dive bar known as the Roaring 20s. A document of real people, in an unreal situation, facing an uncertain future: America at the end of 2016.
Ema
Ema
A dancer and her choreographer husband find themselves trying to stop their lives falling apart after an adoption goes awry.
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Sundance Film Festival Features

Teen odyssey
We talk to Never Rarely Sometimes Always director Eliza Hittman and star Sidney Flanigan about their quietly devastating drama
Engaged with nature
Benh Zeitlin on nature, casting, a donkey tale and the wild mothers in Wendy
Wake up call for dreamer Noémie
Awards attention hots up for Portrait actress on fire
On the bumpy road to bromance
From Sundance short to prize-winning feature
Sundance 2020 preview
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Sundance Film Festival News

Minari, Boys State take Grand Jury Prizes at Sundance
Tabitha Jackson named as new festival head
Sundance looks to future
Festival skips press conference as chiefs talk of evolution and revolution
Sundance announces juries
Hawke, Rossellini, Rees and Araki all feature
Sundance announces feature film slate
Jolie, Wishaw, Riseborough and Affleck among star names
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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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