2008 Sundance Film Festival

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2008 Sundance Film Festival
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Opening film In Bruges
Closing film CSNY Déjà Vu
Location Park City, Salt Lake City, Ogden, and Sundance, Utah
Hosted by Sundance Institute
Number of films 122
Festival date January 17–27, 2008
Language English
Website sundance.org/festival

The 2008 Sundance Film Festival ran from January 17, 2008 to January 27 in Park City, Utah. It was the 24th iteration of the Sundance Film Festival.[1] The opening night film was In Bruges and the closing night film was CSNY Déjà Vu.


Out of 2,021 U.S. and 1,603 international feature-length films submitted for consideration, 121 were selected to be shown at the festival.[2]

For a list of films that were shown at the festival, see List of films at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival.

Award winners[edit]


The juries at the Sundance Film Festival are responsible for determining the Jury Prize winners in each category and to award Special Jury Prizes as they see fit.[4]

Jury, Independent Film Competition: Dramatic[edit]

Jury, Independent Film Competition: Documentary[edit]

Jury, World Cinema Competition: Dramatic[edit]

Jury, World Cinema Competition: Documentary[edit]

  • Amir Bar-Lev, Leena Pasanen and Ilda Santiago

Jury, Shorts Competition[edit]

Alfred P. Sloan Feature Film Prize Jury[edit]

Festival Theaters[edit]


External links[edit]