Sundance

Lakeith Stanfield, Laura Dern and Keira Knightley were the toasts of the festival.
Billy Crystal, David Letterman and Williams’ son Zak touchingly describe the actor’s endless love of entertaining.
What happens when traditional beliefs and modern life come into conflict? In 'The Wound', director Jon Trengrove explores this dynamic in a traditional Xhosa initiation ceremony.
As I left the march to catch a movie, stragglers holding signs wandered through the streets nearby. People joked and carried
Film festivals face an additional hurdle to other types of arts organisations: Netflix and the pre-domination of online movie providers. This means that the traditional ways people access and watch movies has shifted from movie theatres and DVDs to online distribution.
The film succeeds in rendering a personal face to the so often aggrandised problem of immigration, but is undermined by the disjunctive fictional sub-narrative... the film is a real spectacle and a testament to the stark anthropic disassociation and dissemblance that occurs in migratory investigations.
The Sundance Festival returned to the O2 this past weekend for the third edition of their London offshoot, bringing with them a selection of narrative and documentary features that were successful at their Park City, Utah home in January.
All the cool hipsters are at the Sundance Film Festival right now. So if you're sad about not being there with them, fear
Everything I saw at last weekend's Sundance London Festival had that effect on me. There wasn't a single dud amongst the five feature films and the programme of 10 shorts that I watched during the festival. Still, The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete stands way out as the screening that generated the most emotion from me.
If LFF is the Glastonbury of film festivals, then Sundance London is becoming the Latitude or Bestival. It is more intimate, cosy and it feels uniquely special. It provides an important distillation of the best of the independent scene and deserves to remain an annual event in the coming years.