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Sundance teams with YouTube

The Sundance Institute has announced a partnership with YouTube which will see three world-premiere films from the 2010 edition of the Sundance Film Festival and two audience favorites from the 2009 fest made available for rent through the online media provider. Starting today the films will be featured on YouTube's homepage and will be available through YouTube Movies as of January 31. The only doc on the slate is last year's The Cove, by Louie Psihoyos.
January 22, 2010

The Sundance Institute has announced a partnership with YouTube which will see three world-premiere films from the 2010 edition of the Sundance Film Festival and two audience favorites from the 2009 fest made available for rent through the online media provider. Starting today the films will be featured on YouTube’s homepage and will be available through YouTube Movies as of January 31. The only doc on the slate is last year’s The Cove, by Louie Psihoyos.

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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