Sundance is one of the world's most famous festivals for independent movies. 

What is it?

Sundance is a leading showcase for new films, particularly emerging directors, and a key  marketplace for American and international independent movies. It's said that independent filmmakers set their calendar by Sundance.

What happens there ?

  • Sundance has competitive sections for American and international dramatic and documentary films - for both feature-length films and short films.
  • It has a group of non-competitive showcase sections including Premieres, New Frontier, Spotlight, and Park City at Midnight.
  • It has a non-competitive section "NEXT" for low-budget and no-budget narrative films

New Zealand feature films that have screened at Sundance include:

Short films that have screened include:

Last updated: 
Tuesday, 19 October 2021