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So you want to fund a film festival

Jun 18, 2015
What are the economics of film festivals, and why are there so many of them?
Posted In: festivals, sundance, Cannes, film

Plucky pitch that made Ed Burns take off in Hollywood

Feb 6, 2015
A rough cut, Robert Redford and a production assistant with moxie.
Posted In: Ed Burns, McMullen, sundance

Five highlights of the Sundance Film Festival

Feb 2, 2015
"Me and Earl and the Dying Girl" sweeps awards while digital companies test waters.
Posted In: sundance, movie, Amazon, netflix

Big shot directors are making indie films for Prada

Mar 11, 2014
Just about every major fashion house has a short indie film, and they're hiring top directors like Wes Anderson and Sofia Coppola.
Posted In: film, Prada, Gucci, sundance

Is 'art' a dirty word at Sundance?

Jan 22, 2014
Grantland's Wesley Morris says studio execs looking to buy flicks are expecting more these days
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Behind the sale at Sundance

Jan 26, 2012
The annual Sundance Film Festival runs through Sunday. While Sundance has evolved beyond film and into a cultural phenomenon over the years, independent film producers now have more outlets than ever at the festival.
Posted In: sundance, independent films

Worlds Collide: The Day Davos Met Sundance

Jan 26, 2011
It seemed to come out of nowhere, in the middle of Wednesday's big plenary discussion on the "New Economic Reality" at the World Economic Forum in...
Posted In: david brancaccio, Davos, economy 4.0, sundance