More than a week after the Sundance Film Festival wrapped, IFC Films announced it has acquired North American rights to Peter Sattler’s directorial debut “Camp X-Ray,” an intimate war drama set in…
Sundance Film Deals
Strand Releasing has bought U.S. rights to director Hong Khaou’s feature debut “Lilting,” starring Ben Whishaw and Cheng Pei Pei, with plans to release the film later this summer. “Lilting,” which…
In the wake of the Sundance Film Festival, Sony Pictures Classics announced it has acquired North American and select international rights to Maya Forbes’ directorial debut “Infinitely Polar Bear.”…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Making its second deal of the festival, Sony Pictures Classics has acquired worldwide rights to Martha Stephens and Aaron Katz’s road-trip comedy “Land Ho!” which premiered Jan. 19 in Sundance’s Next…
UPDATED: Marking its first narrative Sundance acquisition, Lionsgate has acquired helmers Jonathan Milott and Cary Murnion’s “Cooties.” The horror-comedy ensemble led by Elijah Wood, who also…
UPDATED: After acquiring Mike Cahill’s directorial debut “Another Earth” at Sundance three years ago, Fox Searchlight has closed a deal to acquire worldwide rights to the helmer’s sophomore pic, “I…
Sundance Selects has acquired U.S. rights to Claire Denis' family drama "Bastards," three months after its divisive premiere at the Cannes Film Festival.
Capping its active Cannes buying, Sundance Selects has acquired U.S. rights to Hirokazu Kore-eda's Cannes Jury Prize winner "Like Father, Like Son" from Wild Bunch.
The Sundance Institute is hosting a four-day film festival in Los Angeles this summer, with screenings and panels at the Sundance Sunset Cinema and other venues around the city.
Cutting Edge Group has signed financing deals for "Don Jon's Addiction" and "Dead Man Down" in exchange for providing music services to the films.
The buying bonanza at Sundance hasn't been a boon for all.