The 2017 Sundance Film Festival breakout, Ingrid Goes West, has been acquired by Tom Quinn and Tim League’s new distribution banner, Neon, for release in the U.S.
Novitiate by writer/director Maggie Betts in her feature directing debut has been acquired by Sony Pictures Classics, for a possible late 2017 release date.
The indie drama Thoroughbred, written and directed by Cory Finley in his directorial debut, has been acquired by Focus Features for a reported $5 million.
Jeff Bridges Narrates MacGillivray Freeman’s 3D Documentary DREAM BIG: ENGINEERING OUR WORLD | TRAILER
Academy Award-winning actor, Jeff Bridges, lends his voice to narrate DREAM BIG: Engineering Our World, a new MacGillivray Freeman 3D film for IMAX and giant screen theaters opening globally beginning February 17, 2017.
Amie Batalibasi (Australian Solomon Islander, Feralimae/Kosi) from Melbourne, Australia, is the 2017 recipient of the Sundance Institute Merata Mita Fellowship—an annual fellowship named in honor of the late Māori filmmaker Merata Mita (1942-2010).
Alethea Arnaquq-Baril’s documentary Angry Inuk has been voted winner of the Canada’s Top Ten Film Festival People’s Choice Award.
The UK’s leading critics revealed the winners of the 37th Critics’ Circle Film Awards , and awarded Damien Chazelle’s musical La La Land the honor of Film of the Year.
Sundance 2017: Sundance Partners with The Will & Jada Smith Family Foundation to Support Diverse Indie Filmmakers
Sundance Institute and The Will & Jada Smith Family Foundation will collaborate to support diverse independent artists
Comedian/talk show host Chelsea Handler lead a star studded anti-Trump march at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival as part of the global Women’s March on Washington.
The Hasty Pudding Theatricals has selected Oscar winning actress, Octavia Spencer as the recipient of its 2017 Woman of the Year Award.
An Inconvenient Sequel, the follow-up to Al Gore’s hit documentary An Inconvenient Truth will be released by Paramount on July 28.
On Saturday afternoon, the Sundance Film Festival reported that its box office were briefly shut down due to a cyberattack.
On the day of its world premiere at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival, The Orchard and CNN Films have joined to acquire Shaul Schwarz and Christina Clusiau’s documentary Trophy
The documentary Supergirl, directed by Jessie Auritt, follows an Orthodox Jewish pre-teen named Naomi Kutin, who at age nine broke world records in powerlifting
Steve Ellison aka Flying Lotus heads to the 2017 Sundance Film Festival to debut his feature film, Kuso, a weird offbeat film starring George Clinton.
Sundance 2017: Netflix and Momentum Pictures Grabs Comedy FUN MOM DINNER Starring Toni Collette, Molly Shannon
The ensemble comedy Fun Mom Dinner has been acquired for release by Netflix and Momentum Pictures just days before the World Premiere at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.
Filmmaker Jeff Orlowski, known for 2012’s Chasing Ice is back with a new documentary Chasing Coral that focuses on the destruction of coral reefs as a result of climate change.
Sundance 2017: Two Teen Sisters Rob a Train to Make Ends Meet in DEIDRA & LAINEY ROB A TRAIN | Trailer
Sydney Freeland’s coming-of-age dramedy Deidra & Laney Rob a Train, follows two teenage sisters who start robbing trains to make ends meet after their single mother’s emotional meltdown in an electronics store lands her in jail.
Daniel Borgman’s LOVING PIA, About an Intellectually Disabled Woman Who Finds Love, will Premiere at Berlinale | Trailer
Loving Pia, Daniel Borgman’s second feature film, about an intellectually disabled woman who finds love, will World Premiere in the Forum, the section for experimental work at the 2017 Berlin International Film Festival.
Olivier Assayas, Andrea Arnold, Barry Jenkins to Give Masterclasses at International Film Festival Rotterdam 2017
Filmmakers Olivier Assayas, Béla Tarr, Andrea Arnold and Barry Jenkins will give masterclasses on their work and influences at the 46th edition of International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR).
Watch the trailer for GOLDEN EXITS written and directed by Alex Ross Perry and premiering in the U.S. Dramatic Competition at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.
Here is the trailer for the The Discovery starring Rooney Mara (Carol), Robert Redford (Truth) and Jason Segel (The End of the Tour), set to World Premiere at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.
Austin Film Festival (AFF) introduces two new contests to its slate of competitions for its 24th season, which takes place October 26 – November 2, 2017.
Rooftop Films has awarded sixteen cash and service grants to alumni filmmakers, including The Rooftop Filmmakers’ Fund Garbo NYC Feature Film Grants, which were awarded to directors Robert Greene and Kirsten Johnson.