2012 Sundance Film Festival

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2012 Sundance Film Festival
Festival poster
Location Park City
Hosted by Sundance Institute
Festival date January 19–29, 2012
Language International
2011 Sundance Film Festival 2013 Sundance Film Festival

The 2012 Sundance Film Festival took place from January 19 until January 29, 2012 in Park City, Utah.[1]

64 short films were selected for the festival from 7,675 submissions, including 27 international shorts from 3,592 submissions.[2]

Award winners[edit]


The National Film Board of Canada (NFB) web documentary Bear 71 premiered January 20 in an installation at the festival's New Frontier multimedia program.[4] The NFB documentary Payback, based on Margaret Atwood's Payback: Debt and the Shadow Side of Wealth, and the documentary A Place at the Table, also premiered at the festival.[5]


  1. ^ "Festival Info". Sundance Institute. Retrieved 15 December 2011. 
  2. ^ "2012 Sundance Film Festival Announces Short Film Program". Sundance Institute. Retrieved 15 December 2011. 
  3. ^ "2012 Sundance Film Festival Announces Awards". sundance.org. January 28, 2012. Retrieved January 29, 2012. 
  4. ^ Monk, Katherine (Postmedia News). "Sundance: Interactive film, Bear 71, blurs lines between wild and wired". canada.com. Retrieved 25 January 2012.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  5. ^ Fulton, Ben (27 January 2012). "Sundance: A documentary about debt offers a big ‘Payback’". Salt Lake Tribune. Retrieved 1 March 2012. 

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