WIF salutes ‘Happy’ trio

Kudos handed out on Jan. 21

Laura Dern, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Lisa Kudrow will receive the inaugural Spirit of Sundance Award from Women in Film.

All three actresses appear in “Happy Endings,” which will open the Park City fest in January. Ensemble pic is written and directed by Don Roos, who directed Kudrow in 1998 comedy “The Opposite of Sex.”

Award, which will be presented Jan. 21, honors artists who exemplify the nonprofit org’s standards through their contributions to indie film.

Women in Film plans to make the award an annual one.

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