The email address and password you entered do not match.
 
 
Already have an altcine account?
Forgot your password?
Not registered yet?
Sign up for an altcine account now!
 
 
Hello Guest!  
Login
 
 
 
 
About altcine | Contact altcine
 
 
31st Sundance Film Festival 2015, Jan 22 - Feb 1
19 January 2015
 
 
   
share info
 
3 Balkan films will be presented at 3 different sections of the 31st edition of Sundance Film Festival 2015, starting January 22 in Park City, Utah, USA. 118 features out of 12,166 submissions were selected while 45 first-time filmmakers, including 19 in the Competition sections, representing almost 30 countries. 

The World Premiere of Tolga Karaçelik΄s Ivy (Turkey, 2014), screened at the World Cinema Dramatic Competition section, presents the story of a cargo ship sailing to Egypt, when its owner goes bankrupt. The crew learns there is a lien on the ship, and key crew members must stay on board. 

Chuck Norris vs Communism by Ilinca Calugareanu

Another Balkan World Premiere will be that of the mutch-anitcipated documentary Chuck Norris vs Communism by Ilinca Calugareanu (Romania/UK/Germany, 2015), where, a black market VHS racketeer and courageous female translator brought the magic of Western films to the masses and sowed the seeds of a revolutionin in 1980s Romania. The documentary will be presented at the World Cinema Documentary Competition seection.

Pioneers΄ Palace by Bobby Paunescu (Romania, 2014) will be screened in the out of competition Special Events section. The story follows a group of Romanian teenagers who, driven by the unprecedented freedoms of a free-market economy, open a disco in their high school. Surrounded by entrepreneurial opportunity and almost no limits, the teens visit Bucharest’s first-ever brothel and are exposed to the dark underbelly of an unregulated society when they are faced with potential exposure to AIDS).

The 2015 edition of Sundance Film Festival, will also feature a large international short films programme, the usual Hollywood celebrities and indy American guests and participants, music events and two interesting -among others- industry panels streamed live on sundance.org, the Power of Story panels, one called Visions of Independence, celebrating the craft of independent American filmmaking and the second, Serious Ladies, where female filmmakers and critics discuss female anti-heroes and archetypes in cinema and TV.


Source: Sundance Film Festival official site
 
 
Photos
 
 
 
Be the first to leave a comment
 
Only posts from registered members are shown without pre-moderation. By using the guest comments form, you agree to the terms of use policy. Please stay on topic and don't include links to websites and videos not associated with it.
   
Get your avatar from gravatar.com  
 
 
Category
 
 
 
 
  Chuck Norris vs Communism
  Ivy
 
  Bobby Paunescu
  Tolga Karacelik
  Ilinca Calugareanu
 
  Circles by Srdjan Golubovic awarded at Sundance Film Festival
  Sundance Screenwriters Lab 2014, Istanbul
 
 
 
 
 
  Sundance Institute official site
  Sundance festival programmer Trevor Groth interview
  Sundance Film Festival 2015 full programme
  Sundance Film Festival on twitter
  Sundance Film Festival on facebook
  Sundance Film Festival official site
 
 
 
 
 
 
       
  altcine Explore movies by Country People To read
  About
Support altcine
Advertise with us
Submit your content
Sponsors & Partners
Contact
FAQ
Albania
Bosnia
and Herzegovina

Bulgaria
Croatia
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Montenegro
Slovenia
Turkey
Greece
Romania
Serbia
Actors
Actresses
Directors
Festivals
Production Companies
Legal Documents
Film analysis
Essays
News
Behind the scenes
         
Powered by byte  
 
  altcine © 2011 | Terms of use | Privacy