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Park City • Typically, very little of the outside world permeates the bubble that forms around Park City during the Sundance Film Festival. This, as we are constantly being reminded, is not a typical year. The notion of a Donald …

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  • SUNDANCE
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    Updated Jan 29 2017 08:16 am   |     |   Share
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  • (Scott Sommerdorf   |  The Salt Lake Tribune)     A group of Salt Lake City women, including Carrie Zumnarski, left, and Gabby Gabbitas center, and Allie Kessler, back right, holding the ’defend dignity’ sign, cheer at the end of the Women’s March on Main Street in Park City on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. Snapshots from Sundance: Mark Hamill gets some lines, goldfish in a pool charm jurors
    Leave it to comedian Patton Oswalt to summarize perfectly what the Sundance Film Festival is all about. “Sundance, as you all know, is about three thi...
    Updated Mar 23 2017 02:48 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Macon Blair excepts the award for U.S. Grand Jury Prize: Dramatic ’I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore”, at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival’s Awards Ceremony, Saturday, January 28, 2017. Among discussion of Trump, ‘I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore,’ wins big at Sundance
    Park City • Stories of a victim getting back her self-respect, a woman finding love against the odds, a 20-year fight for justice and a desperate atte...
    Updated Apr 15 2017 08:36 pm   |     |   Share



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