Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Sundance Film Festival

  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Sundance Review: How the Road Trip Dramedy 'Land Ho,' From Aaron Katz and Martha Stephens, Transcends Clichés

    Indie road trip comedies are perhaps the worst cliché of low budget American filmmaking, but "Land Ho!," the story of two aging men on a meandering vacation in Iceland, provides a notable exception.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    4 comments
    tweet
    0

    Sundance Review: Arab Spring Doc 'We Are the Giant' Is A Devastating Marvel

    There is a moment in director Greg Barker’s documentary “We Are the Giant" when we are confronted by a young girl singing a sweet song of revolution in Arabic, while a peaceful protest against the Syrian government unfolding on the streets behind her.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Sundance: A24 to Release Lynn Shelton's 'Laggies' This Summer

    A24 has acquired domestic rights to Lynn Shelton's new comedy "Laggies," which premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival on Friday. The film, written by first time screenwriter Andrea Seigel, stars Keira Knightley, Chloë Grace Moretz and Sam Rockwell. The company is planning a summer theatrical r...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Sony Classics Nabs Sundance Opener 'Whiplash,' Starring Miles Teller and J.K. Simmons

    Following Sony Pictures Worldwide' international rights buy of this year's Sundance opener "Whiplash," Sony Pictures Classics netted domestic rights to Damien Chazelle's well-received film. The deal was reported to have been made for around $3 million.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    Sundance Review: Michael Fassbender Wears a Giant Fake Head In Irreverent Music Comedy 'Frank'

    Michael Fassbender spends the majority of Lenny Abrahamson's irreverent comedy "Frank" buried underneath a giant plastic head, but the honesty of his performance is on full display.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Sundance Review: 'The Case Against 8' Delivers an Emotional Tour of History in the Making

    Taking place over five arduous years of legislative gridlock, "The Case Against 8" could have easily delivered a searing indictment of our country's lagging recognition of same-sex marriage. Yet the first directorial partnership and Sundance debut of former Hollywood executive Ben Cotner and directo...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    4 comments
    tweet
    0

    Sundance Review: John Lithgow and Alfred Molina Give Their Best Performances In Years As Struggling Couple In Ira Sachs' Tender NYC Drama 'Love Is Strange'

    New York filmmaker Ira Sachs' best work is steeped in understatement and introspective characters, from the disgruntled music producer played by Rip Torn in "Forty Shades of Blue" to the troubled gay couple in "Keep the Lights On." In between those two projects, Sachs took an uneasy step into more t...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Sundance Review: A Father Is Transformed By The Remorseful Burden That Comes From Taking Human Life in 'To Kill a Man'

    Chilean director Alejandro Fernandez Almendras' third feature "To Kill a Man" is a quietly powerful character study that meditates on the ramifications of a family man's choice to defend his kind.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Sundance Review: Breezy Doc 'To Be Takei' Views George Takei As Modern Gay Icon

    Jennifer M. Kroot’s decently entertaining if somewhat one-note portrait “To Be Takei” tracks the Asian-American actor’s transition from supporting player to major pop culture figure.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Sundance Review: Tired of Disgruntled New York Hipster Comedies? ‘Appropriate Behavior’ Is a Welcome Update to the Formula

    Desiree Akhavan’s “Appropriate Behavior” provides an enjoyably shrewd update to a potentially grating formula.

    Read More »

Latest Tweets


Follow us