2019 Sundance Film Festival

The 2019 Sundance Film Festival took place from January 24 to February 3, 2019. The first lineup of competition films was announced on November 28, 2018.[1][2][3]

2019 Sundance Film Festival
LocationPark City, Salt Lake City, and Sundance, Utah
Hosted bySundance Institute
Festival dateJanuary 24 to February 3, 2019


U.S. Dramatic CompetitionEdit

U.S. Documentary CompetitionEdit

World Cinema Dramatic CompetitionEdit

World Cinema Documentary CompetitionEdit



Documentary PremieresEdit

Special EventsEdit


The following 10 films were selected for a world premiere in Next program to highlight the American cinema.[5]


The winner of the U.S. Grand Jury Prize: Dramatic Award was Clemency (2019), directed by Chinonye Chukwu.[6]

The winner of the U.S. Grand Jury Prize: Documentary Award was One Child Nation (2019), directed by Nanfu Wang and Jialing Zhang.[6]

The winner of the World Cinema Grand Jury Prize: Dramatic was The Souvenir (2019), directed by Joanna Hogg.[6]

The winner of the World Cinema Grand Jury Prize: Documentary was Honeyland (2019), directed by Tamara Kotevska and Ljubomir Stefanov.[6]

The winner of the World Cinema Dramatic Special Jury Award was Monos (2019) directed by Alejandro Landes.[6]


Jury members, for each program of the festival, including the Alfred P. Sloan Jury were announced on January 17, 2019.[7]




  1. ^ "Sundance Unveils Politics-Heavy Lineup Featuring Ocasio-Cortez Doc, Feinstein Drama". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved November 28, 2018.
  2. ^ "Sundance 2019: Films by Dan Gilroy, Shia LaBeouf, Chiwetel Ejiofor & More Announced In First Wave Of Festival". The Playlist. November 28, 2018. Retrieved November 28, 2018.
  3. ^ D'Alessandro, Anthony (December 20, 2018). "Sundance Film Festival 2019 Last Minute Adds: Pics Starring Dakota Johnson, Demi Moore, Armie Hammer, Mark Duplass & More". Deadline. Retrieved December 22, 2018.
  4. ^ "Hail Satan?". Sundance Institute. Retrieved January 27, 2019.
  5. ^ "NEXT". Sundance Film Festival. Archived from the original on May 4, 2019. Retrieved May 4, 2019.
  6. ^ a b c d e https://www.sundance.org/blogs/news/2019-sundance-film-festival-awards-announced
  7. ^ "Sundance Film Festival: Juries, Awards Night Host Announced". Sundance Institute. January 17, 2019. Retrieved October 28, 2019.
  8. ^ The Complete List of Movies Sold at Sundance 2019
  9. ^ Nordine, Michael (January 18, 2019). "Sundance 2019 Deals: The Complete List of Festival Purchases So Far". IndieWire. Retrieved February 28, 2021.

External linksEdit

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