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Sundance 2020: GIVING VOICE Wins Festival Favorite Award

The final award from this year’s Sundance Film Festival has been announced, with James D. Stern and Fernando Villena‘s Giving Voice winning the Festival Favorite Award. The film follows six students who are competing in the August Wilson Monologue Competition in

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COME TO DADDY Review

Beginning as a somber reunion of father and son and ending in a gore-filled bloodbath, Timpson’s first foray in the director’s chair is anything but a forgettable experience.

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Sundance 2020: Award Winners Announced

The 2020 Sundance Film Festival is coming to a close Sunday (Feb. 2) and tonight the award winners for this year have been announced. Lee Isaac Chung‘s Minari won the U.S. Grand Jury Prize: Dramatic, with Massoud Bakhshi‘s Yalda, a Night

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Slamdance 2020: Award Winners Announced

Slamdance 2020 is winding down and with that the award winners for this year’s festival have been revealed. Heather Young‘s wonderful Murmur won the Jury Award for Narrative Feature, with Hasan Oswald‘s Higher Love winning the Jury Award for Documentary

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Slamdance 2020: SANZARU Review

Although it nearly doesn’t stick the landing, with things culminating abruptly and ending with less gravitas than the build-up had me anticipating, Sanzaru remains a thoughtfully crafted story that combines dread with melodrama to deliver a creepy, nuanced horror tale.

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Slamdance 2020: SANZARU Trailer

Ahead of its premiere at this year’s Slamdance Film Festival, a trailer has been released for Sanzaru, written and directed by Xia Magnus. This horror film involves a young woman moving in as a caretaker for a dementia patient only to find

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Slamdance 2020: Documentary HIGHER LOVE Gets a Trailer

A new trailer has been released for Hasan Oswald‘s documentary Higher Love ahead of its premiere at this year’s Slamdance Film Festival. The film follows a man desperately trying to save his pregnant girlfriend from the grip of addiction.

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Sundance 2020: Feature Lineup Announced

The 2020 Sundance Film Festival is just around the corner and today the full list of feature films has been revealed for the U.S. Dramatic Competition, U.S. Documentary Competition, World Cinema Dramatic Competition, World Cinema Documentary Competition, Premieres, Documentary Premieres, Spotlight,

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KNIVES OUT Review

Knives Out is an intricate murder mystery that revels in delightful menace while constantly subverting your expectations.

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CROWN VIC Review

More than just a Training Day clone, Crown Vic is an at-times-thrilling police story that acutely conveys both the physical and emotional turmoil police officers must contend with every night that they take out that squad car.