Of the feature films in the lineup, 47% are directed by one particular or a lot more females, in accordance to the Pageant.
Amongst those performs are Robin Wright’s directorial debut, “Land” in which she also stars, and “Passing,” directed by Rebecca Corridor and starring Ruth Negga and Tessa Thompson.
“Togetherness has been an animating principle here at the Sundance Institute as we’ve labored to reimagine the Pageant for 2021, mainly because there is no Sundance with no our group,” Sundance Institute Founder and President Robert Redford claimed in a press release.
Other initiatives with notable names involve Questlove’s documentary, “Summertime of Soul,” and “Prisoners of the Ghostland,” with Nicholas Cage.
The Sundance Film Pageant will run from Jan. 28 – Feb. 3.