2018 Sundance Film Festival

The 2018 Sundance Film Festival took place from January 18 to January 28, 2018. The first lineup of competition films was announced on November 29, 2017.[1]

2018 Sundance Film Festival
LocationPark City, Salt Lake City, Ogden, and Sundance, Utah
Hosted bySundance Institute
Festival dateJanuary 18 to January 28, 2018


The following awards were presented:[2][3]


U.S. Dramatic CompetitionEdit

Film Director
American Animals Bart Layton
Blaze Ethan Hawke
Blindspotting Carlos López Estrada
Burden Andrew Heckler
Eighth Grade Bo Burnham
I Think We're Alone Now Reed Morano
The Kindergarten Teacher Sara Colangelo
Lizzie Craig William Macneill
The Miseducation of Cameron Post Desiree Akhavan
Monster Anthony Mandler
Monsters and Men Reinaldo Marcus Green
Nancy Christina Choe
Sorry to Bother You Boots Riley
The Tale Jennifer Fox
Tyrel Sebastián Silva
Wildlife Paul Dano

U.S. Documentary CompetitionEdit

Film Director
Bisbee 17 Robert Greene[4]
Crime + Punishment Stephen Maing
Dark Money Kimberly Reed
The Devil We Know Stephanie Soechtig
Hal Amy Scott
Hale County This Morning, This Evening RaMell Ross
Inventing Tomorrow Laura Nix
Kailash Derek Doneen
Kusama: Infinity Heather Lenz
The Last Race Michael Dweck
Minding the Gap Bing Liu
On Her Shoulders Alexandria Bombach
The Price of Everything Nathaniel Kahn
Seeing Allred Sophie Sartain and Roberta Grossman
The Sentence Rudy Valdez
Three Identical Strangers Tim Wardle


Documentary PremieresEdit

Midnight PremieresEdit

World Cinema Dramatic CompetitionEdit

World Cinema Documentary CompetitionEdit


Jury members, for each program of the festival, including the Alfred P. Sloan Jury were announced on January 16, 2018.[9]


  1. ^ Debruge, Peter (2017-11-29). "Sundance Film Festival Unveils Full 2018 Features Lineup". Variety. Retrieved 2017-11-29.
  2. ^ "2018 SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL AWARDS ANNOUNCED". Sundance Institute. January 27, 2018. Retrieved February 2, 2018.
  3. ^ Debruge, Peter (January 27, 2018). "Sundance Winners: 'The Miseducation of Cameron Post,' 'Kailash' Take Top Honors". Variety. Retrieved February 2, 2018.
  4. ^ Chang, Justin (September 25, 2018). "Review: Robert Greene's 'Bisbee '17' hauntingly explores the memory of a small-town tragedy". Los Angeles Times.
  5. ^ "HEREDITARY to Premiere at the Sundance Film Festival". Nightmarish Conjurings. Archived from the original on 2018-01-19. Retrieved 2018-01-30.
  6. ^ "'Handmaid's Tale' Actress Ann Dowd Has 5 Films at Sundance". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2018-01-30.
  7. ^ D'Alessandro, Anthony (2017-12-19). "Sundance 2018: Todd Haynes Retrospective, 'Isle Of Dogs' VR & More Round Out Lineup; 'Hearts Beat Loud' Is Closing-Night Film". Deadline. Retrieved 2018-01-30.
  8. ^ "'18 Sundace Film Festival - World Documentary Films". sundace.org. Archived from the original on January 23, 2015. Retrieved January 21, 2018.
  9. ^ "Sundance Film Festival: Juries, Awards Night Host Announced". Sundance Institute. 16 January 2018. Retrieved 28 October 2019.

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