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Sundance Film Festival

FilmScene is proud to be a partner for the 2021 Sundance Film Festival, serving as a Satellite Screen host for in person screenings and a partner in creating beyond film programming for the online Festival Village.

Upcoming Screenings

IN THE SAME BREATH

2021 / United States / Nanfu Wang

Thu, Jan 288:00pm

Acclaimed filmmaker Nanfu Wang navigates the origin and spread of COVID-19 from Wuhan to the United States through a lens both personal and geopolitical in scale.

HOMEROOM

2021 / United States / Peter Nicks

Fri, Jan 293:00pm3:30pm

A revealing, outspoken coming-of-age story of the students of Oakland High School’s class of 2020.

HOMEROOM – PRODUCE IOWA

2021 / United States / Peter Nicks

Fri, Jan 294:00pm

This raffle screening is open to registered Iowa filmmakers and crew members with the Produce Iowa Media Production Directory.

REBEL HEARTS

2021 / United States / Pedro Kos

Fri, Jan 298:00pm9:00pm

Rebel Hearts reveals one of the biggest religious showdowns of the twentieth century, which pitted a delightfully nonconforming group of feminist nuns against a powerful patriarchy insistent on female subservience.

MASS

2021 / USA / Fran Kranz

Sat, Jan 303:00pm3:30pm4:00pm

Years after a tragedy, two sets of parents are finally ready to talk in attempt to move forward.

R#J

2021 / United States / Carey Williams

Sat, Jan 308:00pm8:30pm

In fair Verona, a war as old as time is brewing – but it’s being captured in a new way. Montague and Capulet Gen Zers are using their cell phones to document the eruptions of violence plaguing their communities.

CUSP

2021 / USA / Parker Hill +

Sun, Jan 312:30pm3:00pm

Cusp chronicles one formative year of teenage life for three friends in a Texas town. *Contains discussions of sexual violence.

MAYDAY

2021 / English / Karen Cinorre

Sun, Jan 317:30pm8:00pm

A feminist fever dream and an ambitious reimagining of a war film, Mayday detonates expectations to question where empowerment truly lies.

JUDAS AND THE BLACK MESSIAH

2021 / USA / Shaka King

Mon, Feb 18:30pm9:00pm

The story of Fred Hampton, Chairman of the Illinois Black Panther Party, and his fateful betrayal by FBI informant William O’Neal.