Articles Tagged ‘Sundance’
The on-demand platform is understood to have fended off a rival offer from HBO to secure Jehane Noujaim’s feature doc The Square (pictured), which follows protests in Egypt and scored festival wins at Sundance and TIFF.
Alison Ellwood’s History of the Eagles Part One (pictured) will also screen at the second annual London event, with the Californian rock band taking part in a post-screening Q&A.
Steve Hoover’s HIV doc Blood Brother (pictured) scooped both the U.S. Documentary Grand Jury Prize and Audience Award at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival, with The Square, The Summit and Gideon’s Army winning other categories.
First-time director Greg ‘Freddy’ Camalier (pictured) stumbled upon the story of Muscle Shoals, a small Alabama town that defined the American pop sound in the 1960s and 1970s, while on a road trip four years ago. Here he talks to realscreen about the journey that led him to Park City.
RADiUS-TWC has made its second documentary acquisition of the 2013 Sundance Film Festival, picking up all English speaking rights to Jacob Kornbluth’s Inequality for All (pictured).
Director Roger Ross Williams (pictured) talks to realscreen about the challenges and rewards in making God Loves Uganda, a documentary about American evangelical influence in Africa.
Alison Ellwood’s History of the Eagles (pictured) and Nick Ryan’s The Summit have both found buyers in Park City, with U.S. net Showtime acquiring the former and distributor Sundance Selects snagging the latter.