The complexities of female friendships serve as the basis for documentary helmer Emily Abt's first narrative feature, Sundance competition pic "Toe to Toe."
Sundance Film Festival
Returning filmmakers Tom DiCillo, Bobcat Goldthwait, Gregor Jordan, Mark & Michael Polish and Scott Saunders reflect on what it means to be accepted into Sundance.
121 features culled from an all-time high number of submissions hit Park City.
Underlining the need for specialty units to think globally, Focus Features will create a new entity under its umbrella: Focus Features Intl., which will now include Universal's international…
Sundance, the first major fest to take place in the midst of the brutal economic downturn, is likely to be a more subdued affair.
Executives from Sundance, which kicks off Thursday, are in advanced negotiations with Abu Dhabi-based investment org Mubadala to launch a film festival in the oil-rich emirate.
Shoreline Entertainment has acquired worldwide sales rights to Nahid Persson Sarvestani's "The Queen and I," a docu chronicling the relationship between the exiled Iranian helmer and Farah Pahliva…
Sony Pictures Classics has sealed a deal for North American rights to James Toback's docu "Tyson," unspooling in the Sundance Film Festival's Spectrum section. SPC began talks to acquire the boxer's…
When sellers trek to Sundance this week, they will be peddling a host of star-driven projects, ranging from a gritty Antoine Fuqua cop drama with Richard Gere and Ethan Hawke, to a gay buddy comedy…
Judging by last week's Consumers Electronics Show and Television Critics Assn. confab, it will be a lean scene on the fest and tradeshow circuit this year.
Composer/musician Rolfe Kent will score live images with guest musicians during his "Magnificent Howling Audience Score-Shop," part of BMI's events at the Sundance Film Festival.