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Sundance Recap: Interviews, Reviews and the Films that Made Me Fall in Love with Cinema Again

The 2019 Sundance Film Festival took place in Park City, Salt Lake City and Sundance, UT from January 24th through February 3rd. There were 112 feature-length films from over 30 countries, 45 of which were first-time filmmakers. This year’s festival proved to be a more inclusive one as […]

Sundance News: Neon’s Apollo 11 to Be Released in IMAX Theaters for ONE Week

Today, NEON and IMAX Corporation announced that Apollo 11 (trailer below!), the documentary that premiered at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival to critical acclaim, will be digitally remastered into the IMAX format. The documentary is set to release in theaters exclusively for one week only beginning on March 1, […]

Sundance Review: LUCE Takes a Powerful Stance On Black Identity, Power & Privilege

Black identity is a topic that has been addressed in film for many decades and more frequently over the last few years. But none quite touched upon the complicated nature of the challenging dualities of aspiration and reality on screen such as Julius Onah’s LUCE. Adapted from JC […]

Sundance News: Netflix Acquires Rights to Grant Sputore’s Sci-Fi Thriller “I AM MOTHER”

On January 25, 2019, Grant Sputore’s I AM MOTHER had its world premiere at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival at the Eccles Theater in Park City, UT. On average, the film garnered favorable reviews noting Hilary Swank’s (Boys Don’t Cry, Million Dollar Baby) commanding presence and the visual effects. […]

Sundance Review: ANIMALS is an Intoxicating Study of Female Friendship

Female friendships are complicated, but should be able to stand the test of time according to Sophie Hyde’s (52 Tuesdays) characters in Animals. Adapted from the novel of the same name by Emma Jane Unsworth (who also wrote the screenplay for this feature), Animals explores the fluctuating friendship […]

CAT STICKS – Review: Slamdance’s Only Indian Feature Film is a Slamdunk

This year’s Slamdance Film Festival boasts fascinating lineups from first-time feature filmmakers. One of these filmmakers is Ronny Sen. His film, Cat Sticks, is an expressive examination and dramatization of addiction and its effects on those suffering from it. The film follows a group of addicts, as they roam […]

Sundance News: Mindy Kaling Receives the IMDb Starmeter Award

Congratulations are in order for Mindy Kaling for receiving the IMDb STARmeter Award at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival (video below) on Friday, January 25th in Park City, UT. Mindy has been seen in the hit television shows The Office and The Mindy Project as well as 2017’s star-studded feature […]

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