Film to open second annual Sundance series
Fox Searchlight pic “The Savages” will open the second annual Sundance Institute at Brooklyn Academy of Music series, which runs May 31-June 10.The film, helmed by Tamara Jenkins and starring Philip Seymour Hoffman and Laura Linney, first preemed at Sundance this year. Searchlight’s “Little Miss Sunshine” kicked off the inaugural series a year ago. Partnership between Sundance and BAM brings select pics from the fest to Gotham and also includes various performances, panels and special events. The full program for the series will be announced in April.