Sundance: 30 years of independent cinema


The Independent Film Festival Sundance starts until January 26, celebrates its 30th variant with an original variety of genres, representing the renewed energy of the sector.

Horror to humor, with an original variety of genres, the independent film festival Sundance celebrates its 30th variant through the close plays, animation, documentaries and public copyright hits, representing the renewed energy of the sector.
The festival, which starts Thursday in Park City , in the mountains of Utah, and finished on January 26, was founded 30 years ago by actor and director Robert Redford , to supply a space independent creation, within an American landscape where Hollywood rules supreme.
Began quite modestly , the occasion has become over the years the rendezvous of American and foreign writers, and started the careers of filmmakers like Quentin Tarantino , Robert Rodriguez, David O. Russell, Paul Thomas Anderson , Steven Soderbergh , Jim Jarmusch and Darren Aronofsky .

Sundance will supply this years festival- public but also professionals -121 feature films, from 37 states, including worlds top 100. Among this choice will function as the first 54 pictures, including 35 in competition.

The ever-growing amount of film submitted year a testament this 12,218 to the energy of an industry that’s starting to take colour after the severe crisis of successive capital quake that is fiscal of 2008.

In accordance with festival officials, the increase in activity can also be correlated with more regular use of code of genre film, suspense, thriller, horror, action …

We see that independent filmmakers include components of sex within their pictures said AFP John Cooper, manager of the festival.

Ernest and Celestine at Sundance

For him, the film that is genre helps the people to join suggestions that are comfy off the trodden trail.

Evidenced this year movies like Life after Jamie and Beth Marks is dead, which use codes movie ghosts and zombies, the first to tell a love story, the second to exemplify a narrative of initiation.

Several stars of the medium- beyond and independent, this year will be on the white carpeting of Park City in the credits of movies in competition and parade.

Kristen Stewart, recently released in the saga Twilight, and will be a defender of the Guantanamo prison in Camp X-Ray, while his musician brother Tune One is found by Anne Hathaway.

Phillip Seymour Hoffman ( Gods Pocket ), the creator and performer of the show Girls Lena Dunham ( Happy Christmas ), Aaron Paul of Breaking Bad and Juliette Lewis ( Hellion ), but Mark Ruffalo ( Infinitely Polar Bear ) and Kristen Wiig ( The Skeleton Twins ) will also be on display.

Sundance additionally present among the most anticipated of the year, independent films Boyhood by Ethan Hawke, Richard Linklater and shot with Patricia Arquette over an interval of ten years, which follows the entry of kids in maturity and the lives of a family.

The out of competition Premiers section will even have its share of esteemed celebrities, including Steve Coogan, Keira Knightley, Alfred Molina, Willem Dafoe, Michael Fassbender or Ryan Reynolds.

The documentary section , the second principal of the festival, including several names align the ravages of the Internet ( Web Junkie , Love Child ), pictures on Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout ( The Notorious Mr Bout ) or obesity in United States ( Fed Up ), and the most recent pictures stars Alex Gibneys documentary ( Finding Fela ) and Hubert Sauper ( We come as friends ).

Recent history is likewise analyzed her, such as the ill-fated American presidential campaign of Mitt Romney ( Mitt ) or the relationship between the FBI and the well-known gangster James Bulger, whose sensational trial held last summer ( Whitey: United States of America v.. James J. Bulger ).

The festival will even feature a section for kids, with the world premiere of the American variant of the French animated movie Celestine and Ernest, who could find themselves in competition for another Oscars.