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Fans wait along Main Street, down the stairs from the village lift, for celebrities to take pictures and get autographs as the Sundance Festival continues in Park City on Saturday, January 18, 2014.

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Photos: Sundance crowds flock to Park City

Movie-goers took to Park City for opening weekend of the 2015 Sundance Film Festival. Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015

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Sundance's 'Wolfpack' follows 6 brothers who only know the outside world through movies

'The Wolfpack' takes a look at six brothers who only know the outside of their Manhattan housing project through movies and TV, raising questions about kids and media... Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015

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First Look: Jack Black is brave, heartbreaking in 'D Train'

Jack Black said he was drawn to 'The D Train' because he recognized the desperation of the character he plays: An outcast willing to do anything to get the most... Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015

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Redford, Nolte, Offerman highlight Sundance gala movie premiere

Robert Redford made a red carpet appearance Friday for the premiere of "A Walk in the Woods" at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival Salt Lake City Gala. Nick Nolte, Nick... Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015

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'Boyhood' and 'Whiplash,' Sundance-to-Oscar path improves

An Academy Award nomination is an incomparable stamp of approval for any film — and for an indie feature coming out of the Sundance Film Festival, in some cases,... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Are U.S. schools preparing students for the 21st century? One Sundance film director isn't so sure

In his latest documentary premiering at the Sundance Film Festival this month, "Most Likely to Succeed," director Greg Whiteley questions whether hard work in school... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Robert Redford: Sundance Film Festival a place for change, expression, diversity

Robert Redford kicked off the 2015 Sundance Film Festival season with a commitment to innovation, change and freedom of expression. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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'Building audiences': Sundance Film Festival offers options for families and content-conscious guests

The Sundance Film Festival specifically recommends films in its Sundance Kids and Utah Student Screening Series for those “concerned about content to... Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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John Legend performs surprise set at Sundance premiere

The opening-night documentary at the Sundance Film Festival closed with a superstar concert. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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'Life Itself' celebrates life, the movies and film critic Roger Ebert

“Life Itself” is a celebration of the life of Roger Ebert, one of the best-known film critics to ever take notes in a darkened movie theater. At times it... Read more »

Jan. 30, 2014

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'Deseret News Sunday Edition' looks at Sundance, tips for identifying sneaky charges and other top stories

This week’s “Deseret News Sunday Edition” takes a closer look at some of the social issues raised at Sundance, offers tips for identifying sneaky... Read more »

Jan. 26, 2014

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Writers, directors share challenges of adapting books for film during Sundance panel

A panel of authors, directors and producers discussed the challenges of adapting source material for film during an event Thursday at the Sundance Film Festival in... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2014

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'The Babadook' works its audience with disarming laughs and creepy frights

Sometimes it's hard to figure out what keeps drawing people to horror movies. Is it the pure thrill? Is it catharsis? A Sundance film called "The Babadook" suggests... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2014

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Sundance: 'We Are the Giant' examines personal stories of the Arab Spring

To the thousands of reporters, filmmakers and star-gazing tourists walking the overcrowded strip that is Park City’s Main Street, Maryam al-Khawaja and Razan... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2014

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Nelson shines in 'Land Ho!'

"Land Ho!," a simple story of two old friend who take a trip to Iceland, is a beautiful, simple story about friendship and family and getting old. And at its heart is... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2014

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What to stream: Sundance edition

Some recommendations of Sundance films from previous years that you can stream online, as well as three TV series newly available on Netflix Instant and Amazon Prime... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2014

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Seminary students descend on Sundance, find meaning in independent films

Around 9 a.m. during the Sundance Film Festival, the theaters are full, patrons are anxiously waiting in line hoping they can fill an empty seat, others have stayed in... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2014

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Stars share tips, thoughts on Sundance and staying warm

The Sundance Film Festival can be a surreal experience. For 10 days in January, the charming mountain town of Park City, Utah, is overrun with actors and movie... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2014

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Online gaming addictions: Sundance films explore a darker side of the Internet

The three documentaries at this year's Sundance Film Festival examine the consequences of technological development, and explore the questions of responsibility and... Read more »

Jan. 22, 2014

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