Personality shapes Sundance's 'Next Garde'


Sundance Channel on Thursday announced plans to produce a new shortform series titled "Grey Goose Presents the Next Garde," which will be comprised of 12 first-person profiles of emerging talent including writers, musicians and designers.

The personalities featured will be novelist Nicole Krauss, artist Vik Muniz, architectural design team AvroKO, museum director Thelma Golden, musician Duncan Sheik, storyteller-poet Rives, graphic designer Jakob Trollback, clothing designer Doo Ri Chung, Metropolitan Opera manager Peter Gelb, production designer Lauri Faggioni, philanthropist Jacqueline Novogratz and entrepreneur Jared Kushner.

The one-minute vignettes will run as interstitial pieces on Sundance Channel beginning Saturday and will be available on throughout the month.