Sundance Film Festival Interviews on KPCW-2020
It's Sundance time again!
Park City's favorite local radio station and NPR affiliate is once again in the middle of the action, emotion, and filmmaking of the 2020 Sundance Film Festival, running from January 23rd through February 2nd. Once again, our veteran news team brings fresh interviews every morning with filmmakers, industry professionals, and film festival insiders.
Times, dates, and names are subject to change.
FRIDAY, JANUARY 24th, 2020
Hosted by Leslie Thatcher and Barbara Bretz
Director Eliza Hittman, NEVER RARELY SOMETIMES ALWAYS. U.S. Dramatic Competition.
Directors Jesse Moss & Amanda McBaine, BOYS STATE. U.S. Documentary Competition.
Director Matt Yoka, WHIRLYBIRD. U.S. Documentary Competition.
Director Alison Ellwood, THE GO-GO'S. U.S. Documentary Competition.
SUNDANCE ON THE WEEKEND
KPCW's Rick Brough, year-round movie buff and Friday Film Review host, talks film, Sundance, and storytelling during the first weekend of this year's festival, joined by cohosts in the film industry. Producer and Writer David D'Arcy cohosts on Saturday and John Burdick, Assistant Program Director cohosts on Sunday.
SATURDAY, JANUARY 25th, 2020
Hosted By Rick Brough and David D'Arcy
Director David France WELCOME TO CHECHNYA. U.S. Documentary Comeptition.
Director Marina Zenovich, LANCE. Special Events,
Director Ron Howard, REBUILDING PARADISE. Documentary Premiere.
Bob Birney, Picturehouse, John Sloss, Cineticmedia, INDUSTRY TALK.
SUNDAY, JANUARY 26th, 2020
Hosted By Rick Brough and John Burdick
Director Ramona S. Diaz, A THOUSAND CUTS. U.S. Documentary Competition.
Writer/Director Amanda Kernell, Actors Ane Dahl Torp, CHARTER. World Cinema Dramatic Competition.
Writer/Director Writer/Director Iryna Tsilyk, THE EARTH IS AS BLUE AS AN ORANGE. World Cinema Documentary Competition.
Directors Nicole Newnham & Jim LeBrecht. CRIP CAMP. U.S. Documentary Competition.
Director Bao Nguyen, BE WATER. U.S. Documentary Competition.
Director Benjamin Ree, THE PAINTER AND THE THIEF. World Cinema Documentary Competition
MONDAY, JANUARY 27th, 2020
Hosted by Leslie Thatcher and Katie Eldridge
Directors Ron Cicero/Kimo Easterwood, HAPPY HAPPY JOY JOY- The Ren and Stimpy Show. Documentary Premiere.
Director Lana Wilson, MISS AMERICANA. Documentary Premiere.
TUESDAY, JANUARY 28th, 2020
Hosted by Leslie Thatcher and Linda Jager
9:00 - 10:00 AM
Director Kirsten Johnson, DICK JOHNSON IS DEAD. U.S. Documentary Competition.
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 29th, 2020
Leslie Thatcher and Katy Wang
Director and Screenwriter Michael Angelo Covino & Kyle Marvin, THE CLIMB. Spotlight.
Director Sam Soko, SOFTIE. World Cinema Documentary Competion
Director Kim Synder , US KIDS. U.S. Documentary Competition.
Producer Tara Ellis & Principal Actor Jayne Eastwood, HEY LADY! Indy Episodic.
THURSDAY, JANUARY 30th, 2020
Hosted by Leslie Thatcher and Barbara Bretz
Director Arthur Jones and Producer Giorgio Angelini, FEELS GOOD MAN. U.S. Documentary Competition.
Director Shalini Kantayya, CODED BIAS. U.S. Documentary Competition.
Directors Bill Ross & Turner Ross BLOODY NOSE, EMPTY POCKETS. U.S. Documentary Competition.
Director Eugene Ash, SYLVIE'S LOVE. U.S Dramatic Competition.
FRIDAY, JANUARY 31st, 2020
Hosted by Leslie Thatcher and Mark Harrington
Sean Means, SALT LAKE TRIBUNE MOVIE CRITIC.
Directors Cristina Costantini & Kareem Tabsch, MUCHO MUCHO AMOR. U.S. Documentary Competition.
Director Catherine Grund, AGGIE. Documentary Premiere.
The Sundance Reel and Sundance on the Weekend are produced by Beth Fratkin .
In this segment of The Sundance Reel, Director Kareem Tabsch, discusses his film Mucho Mucho Amor.
In our opening segment of the Sundance Reel on Friday, Salt Lake Tribune Movie Critic Sean Means, talks to Leslie Thatcher and Mark Harrington about his…
In this segment of The Sundance Reel, Director Eugene Ashe discusses his film Sylvie’s Love.
In this segment of The Sundance Reel, Directors Bill Ross and Turner Ross, talk about their film Bloody Nose Empty Pockets.
In this segment of The Sundance Reel, Director Arthur Jones and Producer Giorgio Angelini talk about the origin of Pepe the Frog and their film Feels Good…
Shalini Kantayya, Director of Coded Bias, a film about the problems with artificial intelligence and algorithms, talks to Leslie Thatcher and Barbara…
In this segment of The Sundance Reel, Director Tara Ellis and actor Jayne Eastwood discuss their Indy Episodic series Hey Lady!