Entries by Sundance Institute

The big Conversation: Complicating Representation

Increased visibility for historically underrepresented people is empowering but also can bring new, complex questions and challenges. This panel will provide a chance for successful creators impacted by current (and sometimes false or performative) interest in diversity in Hollywood to discuss the struggles, boons, doubts, and responsibilities of balancing more grassroots, edgy artistic spaces.

Cinema Café: Innovation

The doors are open again at Cinema Café, where the culture of conversation is reinvigorated. Our series of informal chats brings together special guests for thought-provoking encounters and fascinating dialogue. Previous Cinema Café guests have included Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Tessa Thompson, Jane Campion, Dave Grohl, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Lena Dunham, Norman Lear, Kumail Nanjiani, Zazie Beetz, […]

Sundance Film Festival 2023 – Volunteer Appreciation Video

A special Thank You to all the volunteers who make the Sundance Film Festival a reality. We love our volunteers! Each year, people from all over the world unite to support independent storytelling through various volunteer opportunities. To learn more about volunteering and how you can join our community please visit http://sundance.org/volunteer

Sundance Film Festival 2023 | Sundance Scoop

Join us as we kick off the 2023 Sundance Film Festival for a conversation on Day One with Joana Vicente (Sundance Institute CEO), Kim Yutani (Sundance Film Festival Director of Programming), and John Nein (Senior Programmer and Strategic Initiatives Director), moderated by Eugene Hernandez (Incoming Sundance Film Festival Director and Head of Public Programming) from […]