Sundance Film Festival, 2018

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The Sundance Film Festival, a programme of the Sundance Institute, is a film festival that takes place annually and is the largest independent film festival in the United States. This year, the festival will comprise 110 films — 99 of them world premieres — set to screen in Park City. The festival will take place from January 18 to 28, 2018.

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Counterfeit Kunkoo

Directed by Reema Sengupta, Counterfeit Kunkoo talks about housing discrimination, marital rape and reclaiming one’s sexuality. The film is an intimate perspective on the idiosyncrasies that come with the misogyny that seeps into our everyday lives.

Puzzle

Directed by Marc Turtletaub, Puzzle features Irrfan Khan in a prominent role opposite Scottish actress Kelly Macdonald in the lead. The story revolves around a housewife, Agnes, who is taken for granted as a suburban mother. Agnes discovers a passion for solving jigsaw puzzles, which unexpectedly draws her into a new world – where her life unfolds in ways she could never have imagined.

A Kid Like Jake

Priyanka Chopra’s film, A Kid Like Jake, is a Silas Howard directorial based on a play by the same name. Written by Daniel Pearle, the central character, Jake, is a four-year-old boy who has parents that have unnaturally high expectations from him.

 WATCH OUT FOR

US Dramatic Competition

American Animals

Blaze

Blindspotting

Burden

Eighth Grade

I Think We’re Alone Now

The Kindergarten Teacher

Lizzie 

The Miseducation of Cameron Post

Monster

Monsters and Men

Nancy

Sorry to Bother You

The Tale

Tyrel 

Wildlife 

 

US Documentary Competition

Bisbee ‘17 

Crime + Punishment 

Dark Money 

The Devil We Know 

Hal 

Hale County This Morning, This Evening 

Inventing Tomorrow 

Kailash  Kusama – Infinity 

The Last Race 

Minding the Gap 

On Her Shoulders 

The Price of Everything 

Seeing Allred 

The Sentence 

Three Identical Strangers 

 

Premieres

Beirut 

The Catcher Was a Spy 

Colette 

Come Sunday 

Damsel 

Dont Worry, He Wont Get Far On Foot 

A Futile and Stupid Gesture 

The Happy Prince 

Hearts Beat Loud 

Juliet, Naked 

Leave No Trace

The Long Dumb Road 

Ophelia 

Private Life 

What They Had 

 

And Breathe Normally 

Butterflies 

Dead Pigs 

The Guilty 

Holiday 

Loveling 

Pity 

Rust 

Time Share (Tiempo Compartido) 

Un Traductor 

Yardie 

 

 

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