2009 Sundance Film Festival

The 2009 Sundance Film Festival was held during January 15, 2009 until January 25 in Park City, Utah.[1] It was the 25th iteration of the Sundance Film Festival.[2]

2009 Sundance Film Festival
Festival poster
LocationPark City, Salt Lake City, Ogden, and Sundance, Utah
Hosted bySundance Institute
Festival dateJanuary 15–25, 2009

Award winnersEdit


Dramatic Jury

Documentary Jury

World Dramatic Jury

  • Colin Brown (New York) – (Editor: Screen International)
  • Christine Jeffs (New Zealand) – (Director/Writer: Rain, Stroke; Director: Sunshine Cleaning)
  • Vibeke Windelov (Denmark) – (Producer: Dogville, Breaking The Waves, Dancer In The Dark)

World Documentary Jury

  • Gillian Armstrong (Australia) – (Director: Death Defying Acts, Oscar & Lucinda, Little Women)
  • Thom Powers (New York) – (Documentary Programmer, Toronto International Film Festival)
  • Hubert Sauper (France) – (Director/Producer: Darwin's Nightmare)

Shorts Jury

Alfred P. Sloan Jury (Award presented to the writer and director of an outstanding feature film focusing on science or technology as a theme, or depicting a scientist, engineer, or mathematician as a major character)

  • Fran Bagenal – (Professor of Astrophysical & Planetary Sciences, University of Colorado)
  • Rodney Brooks – (Panasonic Professor of Robotics, MIT Computer Science & AI Lab)
  • Ray Gesteland – (Department of Human Genetics, University of Utah)
  • Jeffrey Nachmanoff – (Writer: The Day After Tomorrow; Writer/Director: Traitor)
  • Alex Rivera – (Director/Writer/Editor: Sleep Dealer)

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Press & Industry -- Sundance Film Festival (festival dates)". Archived from the original on 16 February 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-07.
  2. ^ "Sundance Film Festival 2008 Film Guide" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2008-06-25. Retrieved 2008-02-07.
  3. ^ "List of 2009 Sundance Film Festival award winners". Associated Press. 2009-01-24. Archived from the original on 31 January 2009. Retrieved 2009-01-24.

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