Sundance Film Festival

Millennials Will Decide Fate Of Film Festivals In Digital Age

Robert Waite | Posted 11.23.2016 | Canada Living
Robert Waite

In an age of digital media and streaming video, there is some evidence that film festivals generally may be in decline. U.K.-based film festival expert Stephen Follows, who has conducted extensive research on the subject, says that the number of festival worldwide peaked in 2009.

Showdown At Sundance: Uber Helicopter Pilots vs. The Sheriff

CP | Lindsay Whitehurst, The Associated Press | Posted 01.23.2016 | Canada Business

Yes, there's an Uber helicopter. No, it ain't cheap.

How My Documentary Film Took Me From a Glacier in Alberta to Sundance

Chelsea McMullan | Posted 03.27.2014 | Canada
Chelsea McMullan

It was a gruelling schedule. I came to deeply respect the life of the touring musician as I battled reoccurring ear infections and worriedly Googled the symptoms for scurvy after eating at McDonald's three times in one day, and enlisted our coats and bags to construct makeshift bunks on the overnight bus rides.

Sandusky's Son Speaks Out

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 03.22.2014 | Canada

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. - The son of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky participated in a documentary about his father's sexual-abus...

I Grew Up Trans on the Prairies, Now My Story's at Sundance

Rae Spoon | Posted 03.18.2014 | Canada Music
Rae Spoon

When director Chelsea McMullan first approached me with the idea of making a documentary about my life, I assumed it would remain mostly in the present tense. I envisioned a few interviews about what it's like to be a transgender singer. I'm proud to have stumbled my way into being in one of these films, and I hope that it can perhaps provide a window for those who are trapped in places that don't accept them, and who need to hear stories about making it out.

With More Women in Film, Has Anything Changed?

Erika Lust | Posted 02.27.2013 | Canada Living
Erika Lust

A few weeks ago, my newsfeed was filled with stories from this year's Sundance Film Festival: "Record Number of Female Directors!" However, what little information I could find about the films centering around women with sexual storylines led to utter disappointment -- did they all just happen to be really dark, or is the female perspective on sex an utter failure?