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Known as the springboard for the best in independent cinema, Sundance is back



From January 19 to 29 in Park City, Utah, USA

After a three-year pandemic break, independent filmmakers – as well as Hollywood stars – will be able to present their creations again at the famous Sundance Festival in the mountainous Park City in the US state of Utah.

Festival Sundance was founded in 1978 by a famous actor and filmmaker Robert Redfordeffectively establishing a springboard for the best independent and documentary films.

You can see the exact festival program here.

Even this year’s Sundance will highlight documentaries, highlighting Deep Risingwhich gives the experience virtual ones reality below sea level. Film directed Matthieu Rytz warns of the threat to the ocean caused by a mysterious organization that extracts rare metals from the seabed. The narrator in the film is an actor Jason Momoa.

The question of sexuality and fameQuite a few documentaries are dedicated to exploring sexuality and fame through the life stories of famous personalities, such as they are an actress Brooke Shieldsa singer Little Richard and a writer Judy Blume.

A film will also be shown in the festival program The Disappearance of Shere Hurry upin which he plays Dakota Johnson. We follow the feminist author through the film Shere Hurry up and her 1976 research on female sexuality, which sparked a sexual revolution and was censored due to criticism. It’s the same in the movie Judy Blume forever featured how the American writer introduced puberty and sexuality to a generation of girls, and was the target of attacks from conservative activists.

Ukraine and women in IranThis year’s program of documentaries will also be dedicated to the war in Ukraine and Iranian women. Among other things, the Ukrainian events are the themes of the film Iron Butterflies directed Roman Liubyi. The director’s film is about the fate of Iranian women Sierra Urichaddressed Joonam, which tells the story of three generations of women. Iranian women they are also in the foreground of films The Persian Version directors Maryam Keshavarz and Shaydathe directorial debut of an Iranian woman Noor Niasari.

Low-budget and independent filmsSundancewhich is Primarily dedicated to low-budget and independent films, a number of Hollywood stars will also attend this year. Among other things, Emilia Jones is returning to the festival, namely with a film Cat Personnel directed Susanne Fogel. In the coming days, there will also be a film with Anne Hathaway with Title Eileen about a young secretary who works in a prison and befriends glamorous a counselor with a dark past.

They will be present at the opening night of the festival Emilia Clarke and Chiwetel Ejioforwho will attend the first world screening of the film The Pod Generation directed Sophie Barthes. It’s about the future placed a social satire with the story of a company that invented a removable womb that allows couples to share pregnancies.

Source: Rtvslo

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