Park City ’17: Outcasts, Aliens, and Anti-Heroes

Arriving in Park City for another full day of movie-watching turns out to be significantly delayed…this day, Saturday, the third full day of screenings at Sundance and Slamdance, is all about the women. Well, at least the 10,000 or so … Continue reading Park City ’17: Outcasts, Aliens, and Anti-Heroes

Park City ’17: Prelude – The #Flashforward Nobody Wanted

On a bright, cold Tuesday afternoon in January 2009, I was sitting in the Sundance Industry Center, on the second floor of the Park City Marriott. At the halfway mark of the Sundance Film Festival, industry professionals and some first … Continue reading Park City ’17: Prelude – The #Flashforward Nobody Wanted

Sundance 2013, Pt. 6: Assessing the Frenzy

It’s Saturday, the final weekend of the Sundance Film Festival, as as the award announcements are wrapping up in Park City, I am back home in relatively warm Los Angeles getting back to the business of programming a springtime Asian … Continue reading Sundance 2013, Pt. 6: Assessing the Frenzy

Sundance 2013, Pt. 5: Uphill Climb

A few curios from my abbreviated week of blogging (and Facebooking and Instagramming and Tweeting) from Park City: • People respond more palpably to opinions and reviews sent via Twitter and Instagram. In this age of “I want it NOW … Continue reading Sundance 2013, Pt. 5: Uphill Climb

Sundance 2013, Pt. 4: Infinite Shades of Drama

I thought that after experiencing BEST FRIENDS FOREVER at the Slamdance Film Festival during my first day in Park City, there was nowhere to look but up for the narrative works screening at the Sundance Film Festival. I felt that … Continue reading Sundance 2013, Pt. 4: Infinite Shades of Drama