All posts tagged "park city"

  • Sundance Film Festival: Seven Breakthrough Moviemakers at Park City in 2018

    Much has been written about the smaller nature of this year’s Sundance 2018 Film Festival. While some applauded this return-to-roots of championing “emerging” voices, others...

  • Festival Beat: Freezing Weather Belied Warm Welcome at Slamdance 2017

    My Park City initiation was like getting hugged and slapped at the same time. I produced Dave Made a Maze, a practical effects-driven adventure/comedy about...

  • Sundance Film Festival: 10 Park City Breakthroughs 2017

    Let these 10 faces be your antidote to every name who elbowed his film into the Sundance Film Festival line-up as so-and-so’s nephew. This is...

  • "Trial By Fire:" 25 Years Later, Quentin Tarantino Looks Back on How Reservoir Dogs Tested Him at Sundance

    A fervent audience crowded the Eccles Theater to witness one of American Independent cinema’s most widely acclaimed enfant terribles return to the festival that served as...

  • Green Lights: The Redford Center and Sundance’s “The New Climate” Provide Support for Environmentalist Film

    Climate activists, rejoice: new support systems for environmentalist filmmaking are sprouting up, and there’s one name behind the curtain—Redford. The Sundance Kid has long advocated...

  • The source url MovieMaker Sundance Survey 2017: The Scoop on 19 Films Playing Park City at the 33rd Festival

    The 2017 Sundance Film Festival starts January 19 (that’s today!) and runs ’til January 29. At this very moment, legions of filmmakers and film-fans are...

  • Park City 2014: 10 Picks From Sundance and Slamdance

    This is a very big year in Park City, Utah, with Sundance celebrating its 30th birthday and Slamdance its 20th as of next week. Through...

  • Gaining Festival Momentum: How to Find Success Without Sundance, by Kyle Patrick Alvarez

    If you don’t premiere at Sundance, can you still mount a successful festival run? Director Kyle Patrick Alvarez thinks so. If you’re an American independent...

  • Sundance Dispatch 05: MovieMaker sits down with Grand Jury and Audience Award-winner Ryan Coogler of Fruitvale, the team behind the 99% documentary, and the President of Yekra

    In this fifth and final episode, MovieMaker sits down with 2013 Grand Jury and Audience Award-winning director Ryan Coogler of Fruitvale. Later we chat with...

  • We Make Movies (Better): Your down-and-dirty, first-timers guide to Sundance
    by Amanda Lippert and Élan O’Connor

    It’s natural to have high expectations when you’re looking forward to a first-time experience. We spent weeks reveling in excitement as we prepared for Sundance....