Of the characteristic movies within the lineup, 47% are directed by a number of girls, based on the Pageant.
Amongst these works are Robin Wright’s directorial debut, “Land” wherein she additionally stars, and “Passing,” directed by Rebecca Corridor and starring Ruth Negga and Tessa Thompson.
“Togetherness has been an animating precept right here on the Sundance Institute as we have labored to reimagine the Pageant for 2021, as a result of there isn’t a Sundance with out our neighborhood,” Sundance Institute Founder and President Robert Redford stated in a press launch.
Different initiatives with notable names embody Questlove’s documentary, “Summer season of Soul,” and “Prisoners of the Ghostland,” with Nicholas Cage.
The Sundance Movie Pageant will run from Jan. 28 – Feb. 3.