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WATCH: Sundance London Film Festival Opened Triumphantly By Robert Redford At O2 Arena (VIDEO)

25/04/2013 11:44 BST | Updated 25/06/2013 10:12 BST

Robert Redford sauntered into town yesterday to launch the second Sundance London Film Festival.

The veteran actor, whose original Sundance Film Festival has been running in Utah since 1978, used his platform to make a passionate plea for more funding for the arts.

Watch him in action above.

Click here for a list of the Best Documentaries scheduled for this year's Sundance London Film Festival, and here for the full film schedule