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Los Angeles Times
New York City launches $5-million fund for women in film and theater, a first in the U.S.agency in the U.S. finances films. Instead, private companies such as 21st Cent
New York City launches $5-million fund for women in film and theater, a first in the U.S.
Los Angeles Times / Posted 23 hours ago
agency in the U.S. finances films. Instead, private companies such as 21st Century Fox and nonprofit organizations like the Sundance Institute have created programs designed to further women’s participation in entertainment and the arts. Last... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
How To Make Presidential Debates Better Without Breaking Themof instant sentimental feedback. Designers at the innovation and design firm ID
How To Make Presidential Debates Better Without Breaking Them
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
of instant sentimental feedback. Designers at the innovation and design firm IDEO, for instance, have been working with the Sundance Institute on a panel format. Creative Tensions, as the program is called, requires everyone in a room to stand on... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Creative space, inventive recipes — is business the new arts?work better when removed from the unilateral control of the end user. Compare,
Creative space, inventive recipes — is business the new arts?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
work better when removed from the unilateral control of the end user. Compare, for example, Robert Redford's nonprofit Sundance Institute, which has generated countless films and new plays with some careful distance from the studios that... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
THR's Kim Masters Among Peabody Awards' Juror Appointeescolumnist, and retired WSB-TV news anchor; Marquita Pool-Eckert, former senior
THR's Kim Masters Among Peabody Awards' Juror Appointees
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 15 days ago
columnist, and retired WSB-TV news anchor; Marquita Pool-Eckert, former senior producer of CBS Sunday Morning; Naibe Reynoso, host and producer for Ora TV; and Bird Runningwater, director, Native American and Indigenous Program at Sundance Instit... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Terrence Howard to Play Ex-Cop on the Run in 'Rogue'include St. Vincent will Bill Murray and Term Life with Vince Vaughn. He’s repp
Terrence Howard to Play Ex-Cop on the Run in 'Rogue'
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
include St. Vincent will Bill Murray and Term Life with Vince Vaughn. He’s repped by CAA and Empire Agency. Kindred, a Sundance Institute fellow, will make his feature directorial debut with Rogue. The project was developed at the 2015 Sundance... Read more
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Business Wire
Film Study: Pop Culture Stereotypes Aging Americansfilms, the Comprehensive Annenberg Report on Diversity in Entertainment (CARD)
Film Study: Pop Culture Stereotypes Aging Americans
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
films, the Comprehensive Annenberg Report on Diversity in Entertainment (CARD) and a series of landmark studies with Sundance Institute and Women in Film Los Angeles. To learn more, visit http://annenberg.usc.edu/mdsci or follow on Twitter... Read more
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CBC.ca
Can Birth of a Nation escape the storm around filmmaker Nate Parker?appear in a scene from The Birth of a Nation, which was the toast of the Sundan
Can Birth of a Nation escape the storm around filmmaker Nate Parker?
CBC.ca / Posted 19 days ago
appear in a scene from The Birth of a Nation, which was the toast of the Sundance Film Festival in January. (Elliot Davis/Sundance Institute via Associated Press) In 1999, Parker and his Penn State University roommate Jean Celestin — credited on... Read more
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CTV News
Nate Parker dodges rape allegation questions at TIFF press conferenceFilm Festival in January and was sold to Fox Searchlight for a record $17.5 mil
Nate Parker dodges rape allegation questions at TIFF press conference
CTV News / Posted 19 days ago
Film Festival in January and was sold to Fox Searchlight for a record $17.5 million. He was honoured in August by the Sundance Institute with its Vanguard Award, joining past recipients including filmmakers Ryan Coogler ("Creed," "Fruitvale... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Resurrected rape allegations derail Oscar favourite 'The Birth of a Nation'Film Festival in January and was sold to Fox Searchlight for a record $17.5 mil
Resurrected rape allegations derail Oscar favourite 'The Birth of a Nation'
Calgary Sun / Posted 22 days ago
Film Festival in January and was sold to Fox Searchlight for a record $17.5 million. Last month, Parker was honoured by Sundance Institute with its Vanguard Award, joining past recipients including filmmakers Ryan Coogler (“Creed”) and Damien... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Nate Parker’s The Birth of a Nation heads to TIFF with a charged historyboast a remarkable back story. Parker started writing its screenplay seven yea
Nate Parker’s The Birth of a Nation heads to TIFF with a charged history
The Globe and Mail / Posted 23 days ago
boast a remarkable back story. Parker started writing its screenplay seven years ago, working under a fellowship at the Sundance Institute and, eventually, pouring $100,000 (all figures U.S.) of his own money into the project. He ended up taking... Read more
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