Articles Tagged ‘Sundance Film Festival’
Finding Fela (pictured), The Case Against 8, Dinosaur 13 and Notes on Blindness are among the documentaries slated to play at this year’s Sundance London, which runs from April 25-27.
The stars of controversial feature doc The Queen of Versailles (pictured) have penned a deal with NBCUniversal’s reality TV prodco Wilshire Studios, realscreen can reveal, after settling a legal dispute over ownership of their Life Rights.
PBS strand ‘American Experience’ is to release Rory Kennedy’s history doc Last Days in Vietnam (pictured) theatrically in the U.S. in September, ahead of its TV premiere.
PBS series The Independent Lens and New York-based film and music distribution group The Orchard have partnered to distribute the 2014 Sundance Grand Jury Prize-winner in the U.S. and Canada.
An arbitrator at the Independent Film and Television Alliance has ruled on a long-running legal battle between the filmmakers behind The Queen of Versailles (pictured) and one of the subjects of the documentary, and has sided with the filmmakers.
Participant Media and digital distributor FilmBuff have licensed North American rights across all media for Sundance doc The Internet’s Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz (Pictured), with a theatrical and VoD release set for June, and a TV premiere on Pivot.
U.S. distributor Drafthouse Films has acquired North American rights from Hanway Films for Nick Cave-focused hybrid documentary 20,000 Days on Earth (pictured).
Tracy Droz Tragos and Andrew Droz Palermo’s poverty focused doc Rich Hill (pictured) won the Grand Jury Prize for U.S. Documentary at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, while Talal Derki’s Syria-set Arab Spring doc Return to Homs took the World Cinema Grand Jury Prize.