Sundance is one of the world's most significant and important festivals for independent films. 

The festival is universally recognised as a leading showcase for emerging directors, and a key  launch-pad for indie film from the U.S and the world.

Festival Sections

  • Sundance has competitive sections for dramatic and documentary feature and short films for the U.S. and World Cinema films.
  • The non-competitive showcase sections include NEXT, Indie Episodic, Premieres, New Frontier, Spotlight, and Midnight.
  • "NEXT" is intended for low-budget and no-budget narrative films, and Indie Episodic is for stories told in multiple episodes.

New Zealand at Sundance:

Short films include:

Last updated: 
Friday, 27 January 2023