Sundance Film Festival
03/24/2017 at 19:06. Facebook
FBF: Before the new remake of Beauty and the Beast, there was Bill Condon's GODS AND MONSTERS.

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Sundance Film Festival
03/23/2017 at 17:48. Facebook
WILSON, which premiered at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival, opens in theaters tomorrow.

Craig Johnson on Woody Harrelson’s “Likability” and the Misanthropic Wilson
Sundance Film Festival
03/21/2017 at 19:32. Facebook
"I'm loyal to the idea that the NEA not only survive, but grow." - Robert Redford. Take action to #SaveTheNEA: #ArtsAdvocacyDay
A message from Robert Redford.. #SaveTheNEA

The NEA Must Survive – And Thrive
To celebrate #WomensHistoryMonth, we went to the creators themselves – including directors, actresses, and producers – to get their thoughts on the need for female voices in film, the boundless nature of gender, and how to support stories both about and by women.

14 Women On Why We Need Female Voices in Film
Contact your elected reps and ask them to #SAVEtheNEA. Americans for the Arts make it easy for you:
Now seeking volunteers for the 2017 Sundance Institute Summer Labs. Application Deadline: April 3 at 5p MT. For more info and an application, please email volunteers[at]

Volunteers receive airfare, meals, ground transportation to/from airport, and lodging near Sundance Mountain Resort.
"some of today's most iconic filmmakers worked on their early projects in Sundance Institute programs supported by NEA grants"

Seven Influential Filmmakers Whose Careers Were Launched By Federal Funds
CREATORS: Developing scripted short-form episodic content for digital platforms? This is for you! Apply today. Deadline: April 10, 2017.

Sundance Institute | YouTube New Voices Lab
Announcing the Sundance Institute 2017 Screenwriters Intensive Fellows, Projects, and Advisors:
Sundance Institute vigorously supports the National Endowment for the Arts, and calls upon our country’s leadership to do the same. NEA support played a crucial role in launching Sundance Institute in 1981 and has helped thousands of museums, arts programs and organizations. The NEA plays a critical role in building a culture that values artists and understands the important economic benefits...
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"We tend to believe in final destinations, but at the lab you see, learn, and discover vastly enough to understand that writing is a neverending road."

Exploring the Power of Vulnerability in Screenwriting
WATCH: Sundance Institute's Liz Manashil is talking microbudget filmmaking with Kronik TV at SXSW right now! If you're in Austin, you can check out her panel tomorrow at 3:30pm in the Convention Center.
2017 Women at Sundance Fellows (L-R): Cecilia Aldarondo, Elyse Steinberg, Rebecca Green, Janicza Bravo, Elizabeth Wood, Laurens Grant. About:
Calling all Native filmmakers: Find out what it's like at the Sundance #nativefilm lab and APPLY by 3/24!

Are You a Native Artist Looking to Get Your Film Made? Apply Now for the 2017 Fellowship
Women Filmmakers: Use this Resource Map to find opportunities and programs → #InternationalWomensDay #FilmEquality
COMPOSERS - Apply for Sundance Music and Sound Design Labs at Skywalker Sound: Documentary Film. Deadline: March 30, 2017. #SundanceLabs #FilmMusic

Film Music
"I want to know if you see what I see when I look at this community. I want to know if you see how White we are as a community – how few people of color, how few Black people [make up this community]. Not just [those] making the work, but making the decisions about who makes the work and writing the checks for who makes the work, and being on the crew when the work is being done."

Editor Lewis Erskine’s Call to Action: “Examine your privilege; question it constantly”