SUNDANCE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SUNDANCE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Sundance picks 8 films for touring shorts program http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57786458-66/short-film-sundance-directed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57786458-66/short-film-sundance-directed.html.csp">Sundance picks 8 films for touring shorts program</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T13:27:02.507-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 01:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If you missed the short-film programs at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, don’t worry: Some of the best will be coming soon to a theater near you. The Sundance Institute today announced the eight short films that will screen in the second annual “Sundance Film Festival Short Film Tour.” Last year’s touring show hit 55 venues in 28 states — including a run at the Tower Theatre in Salt Lake City. Filmmakers whose works are shown receive a percentage of the proceeds. Venues for this year’s tour hav...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57786458@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:27:02 MDT Sundance to start filmmakers’ lab to develop TV and online shows http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57703408-66/sundance-lab-institute-shows.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57703408-66/sundance-lab-institute-shows.html.csp">Sundance to start filmmakers’ lab to develop TV and online shows</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-21T15:07:25.227-06:00">Updated Mar 21, 2014 03:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Sundance Institute is looking to help makers of TV shows in the same way it supports indie filmmakers. Sundance today announced it is expanding its filmmaking labs to include writers and creators of TV and online shows. The first Sundance Institute Episodic Story Lab will be held this fall at the Sundance resort in Provo Canyon. Keri Putnam, Sundance’s executive director, said in a statement that the lab will let artists “develop unique multi-part projects, working in a setting where they wi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57703408@www.sltrib.com Fri, 21 Mar 2014 15:07:25 MDT ‘Queen of Versailles’ filmmakers fend off defamation charges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57682915-66/film-siegel-sundance-westgate.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57682915-66/film-siegel-sundance-westgate.html.csp">‘Queen of Versailles’ filmmakers fend off defamation charges</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-14T15:49:02.474-06:00">Updated Mar 14, 2014 03:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The two-year legal battle over “The Queen of Versailles,” started when one of the documentary’s subjects sued the filmmakers for defamation, is done — and the filmmakers won. An arbitrator for the International Film and Television Alliance this week ruled that timeshare magnate David Siegel and his company, Westgate Resorts, did not prove that filmmaker Lauren Greenfield and her producers had defamed Siegel or Westgate. The documentary, which opened the 2012 Sundance Film Festival, followed the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57682915@www.sltrib.com Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:49:02 MDT