Sundance Film Festival http://kpcw.org en Sundance Films Being Shown Again This Summer http://kpcw.org/post/sundance-films-being-shown-again-summer <p>For the 17th year, Sundance is bringing some of its best and most popular films back for a warmer time of year, in its free Outdoor Summer Screening Series. The films will be shown at City Park locally, and at Red Butte Gardens in Salt Lake. Rick Brough has more.</p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 20:19:00 +0000 Rick Brough 15740 at http://kpcw.org Sundance Films Being Shown Again This Summer Sundance Shares Its Economic Impact http://kpcw.org/post/sundance-shares-its-economic-impact <p>The 2014 Sundance Film Festival brought $86,000,000 in economic impact to Utah. Lynn Ware Peek has more.</p> Fri, 16 May 2014 22:37:00 +0000 Lynn Ware Peek 13684 at http://kpcw.org Sundance Shares Its Economic Impact Dramatic Film "Whiplash" Wins Big at Sundance Film Festival http://kpcw.org/post/dramatic-film-whiplash-wins-big-sundance-film-festival <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The dramatic film "Whiplash" was the big winner at the Sundance Film Festival Awards Saturday night. The film picked up both the Grand Jury Prize for Narrative Film, and the Audience Award in the same category. The Grand Jury winner for Documentary was "Rich Hill", and "Alive Inside" won the Audience Award for the Documentary Program. Rick </span>Brough<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has more.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 21:54:42 +0000 Rick Brough 9167 at http://kpcw.org Dramatic Film "Whiplash" Wins Big at Sundance Film Festival Film Forward Progresses Power of Storytelling and Cultural Understanding Through Film http://kpcw.org/post/film-forward-progresses-power-storytelling-and-cultural-understanding-through-film <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Film Forward is part of a Sundance Institute initiative that forwards the power of storytelling and promotes greater cultural understanding through film. Lynn Ware Peek has more.&nbsp;</span></p><p></p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 21:53:32 +0000 Lynn Ware Peek 9169 at http://kpcw.org Film Forward Progresses Power of Storytelling and Cultural Understanding Through Film Sundance Film Festival Ventures into Science Fiction http://kpcw.org/post/sundance-film-festival-ventures-science-fiction <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Sundance Film Festival ventures into science fiction this year, with the film, "The Signal." Rick </span>Brough<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has more.&nbsp;</span></p><p></p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 21:50:34 +0000 Rick Brough 9168 at http://kpcw.org Sundance Film Festival Ventures into Science Fiction Slamdance Closes Out 20 Years http://kpcw.org/post/slamdance-closes-out-20-years <p>The Slamdance&nbsp;Film Festival concluded its 20th year by handing out its Audience and Jury Awards on Thursday. Rick Brough has more.</p><p></p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 21:11:52 +0000 Rick Brough 9067 at http://kpcw.org Slamdance Closes Out 20 Years The Sundance Reel - Friday, January 24, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/sundance-reel-friday-january-24-2014 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>Salt Lake Tribune </em>Film Critic,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Impact Partners Film Services,</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Captivated: The Trials of Pamela Smart </em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">and&nbsp;</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Drunktown</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">'s</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Finest.</span></em></p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 20:23:32 +0000 Leslie Thatcher & Mark Harrington 9056 at http://kpcw.org The Sundance Reel - Friday, January 24, 2014 Close-up: 'The Girl From Nagasaki' http://kpcw.org/post/close-girl-nagasaki <p>A film in the New Frontier section blends together a classic opera, several different performing arts, 3-D, and contemporary themes in&nbsp;<em>The Girl From Nagasaki</em>. Rick Brough has more.</p><p></p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 17:30:32 +0000 Rick Brough 9069 at http://kpcw.org Close-up: 'The Girl From Nagasaki' The Sundance Reel - January 23, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/sundance-reel-january-23-2014 <p><em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This May Be The Last Time,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Cesear's</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Last Fast,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Infinitely Polar Bear </span></em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">and</span><em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Kumiko</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, the Treasure Hunter.</span></em></p><p>Leslie Thatcher and Barbara Bretz take on Day 7 of Sundance with four more films.</p><p></p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 20:22:37 +0000 Leslie Thatcher & Barbara Bretz 9012 at http://kpcw.org The Sundance Reel - January 23, 2014 Shorts Program Takes Long Time To Build http://kpcw.org/post/shorts-program-takes-long-time-build <p>More than any other film received by the Sundance film programmers is the short film, Dozens are culled from the thousands submitted every year to program the shorts program. Leslie Thatcher has more.</p><p></p><p> Shorts program on YouTube: <a href="https://www.youtube.com/sff">youtube.com/sff</a></p><p></p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 22:03:08 +0000 Leslie Thatcher 8990 at http://kpcw.org Shorts Program Takes Long Time To Build