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Tabitha Jackson Exiting Post as Sundance Fest Director

The Sundance Institute has announced that film festival director Tabitha Jackson will be stepping down after two years at the post. Jackson will depart as the director of the Sundance Film Festival and public programming following the upcoming Sundance Film Festival: London. Today’s announcement was made by Sundance Institute CEO Joana Vicente, who will be […]

Kevin Hart’s Hartbeat, Sundance Institute Announce 2nd Annual “Women Write Now” Screenwriting Fellowship (Exclusive)

Applications are open for the second edition of Women Write Now, the screenwriting fellowship from Kevin Hart’s production company and Sundance Institute for Black women comedy scribes. Three fellows will be selected to develop their original comedy short film scripts with the opportunity premiere them at a private screening at the Sundance Film Festival next […]

Sundance Institute Taps Adam Piron to Lead Indigenous Program

Sundance Institute is elevating one of its longtime staff members. Adam Piron has been tapped to take over as director of the Institute’s Indigenous Program, a role that will see him leading Sundance’s engagement and investment in global Indigenous storytellers. He has been serving as interim director since Bird Runningwater departed the organization last September […]