2020 Sundance Film Festival

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2020 Sundance Film Festival
2020 Sundance Film Festival poster.jpeg
Festival poster
LocationPark City, Salt Lake City, Ogden, and Sundance, Utah
Hosted bySundance Institute
Festival dateJanuary 23 to February 2, 2020
LanguageEnglish
Websitesundance.org/festival

The 2020 Sundance Film Festival took place from January 23 to February 2, 2020. The first lineup of competition films was announced on December 4, 2019.[1][2]

Films[edit]

U.S. Dramatic Competition[edit]

U.S. Documentary Competition[edit]

Premieres[edit]

Documentary Premieres[edit]

World Cinema Dramatic Competition[edit]

World Cinema Documentary Competition[edit]

NEXT[edit]

Midnight[edit]

Spotlight[edit]

Kids[edit]

Awards[edit]

The following awards were given out:[3]

Grand Jury Prizes[edit]

Audience Awards[edit]

Directing[edit]

Special Jury Prizes[edit]

  • U.S. Dramatic Special Jury Award for Ensemble Cast – The cast of Charm City Kings
  • U.S. Dramatic Special Jury Award: Auteur Filmmaking – Josephine Decker for Shirley
  • U.S. Dramatic Special Jury Award: Neo-Realism – Eliza Hittman for Never Rarely Sometimes Always
  • U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award for Editing – Tyler H. Walk for Welcome to Chechnya
  • U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award for Innovation in Non-fiction Storytelling – Kirsten Johnson for Dick Johnson Is Dead
  • U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award for Emerging Filmmaker – Arthur Jones for Feels Good Man
  • U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award for Social Impact Filmmaking – Eli Despres, Josh Kriegman and Elyse Steinberg for The Fight
  • World Cinema Dramatic Special Jury Award for Acting – Ben Whishaw for Surge
  • World Cinema Dramatic Special Jury Award for Visionary Filmmaking – Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese for This Is Not a Burial, It's a Resurrection
  • World Cinema Dramatic Special Jury Award for Best Screenplay – Astrid Rondero and Fernanda Valadez for Identifying Features
  • World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Award for Creative Storytelling – Benjamin Ree for The Painter and the Thief
  • World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Award for Cinematography – Radu Ciorniciuc and Mircea Topoleanu for Acasa, My Home
  • World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Award for Editing – Mila Aung-Thwin, Ryan Mullins and Sam Soko for Softie
  • Alfred P. Sloan Award – Tesla (Michael Almereyda)
  • Gayle Stevens Volunteer Award – Devon Edwards

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2020 Sundance Film Festival: 118 Feature Films Announced". www.sundance.org. Retrieved December 5, 2019.
  2. ^ Patten, Dominic (December 4, 2019). "Sundance 2020: Premieres Shine With Taylor Swift Docu, Viggo Mortensen's Directing Debut, New Dee Rees, The Go-Gos & Olivia Colman". Deadline. Retrieved December 5, 2019.
  3. ^ Hipes, Patrick (February 1, 2020). "Sundance Film Festival Awards: 'Minari' Scores Double Top Honors – The Complete Winners List". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved February 2, 2020.

External links[edit]

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