From psychological thrillers, to the beloved Red Dog, Australia will feature on one of the biggest stages in world film.
For the past 20 years, Sundance has highlighted the best of independent film across the world. The Utah festival has helped launch the careers of world-renowned directors such as Quentin Tarantino and David O. Russell. Australian director David Michôd’s Animal Kingdom premiered at the 2010 Sundance film festival leading to an Academy Award and Golden Globe nomination for Jacki Weaver (Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role).
The Australian films selected for next year’s festival cover short films, features, and virtual reality.
Cate Shortland's Berlin Syndrome has been selected for the World Cinema Dramatic Competition category, and will have its world premiere at Sundance. The psychological thriller stars Teresa Palmer as an Australian photojournalist in Berlin who finds herself locked in a room after a one-night stand.
One of Boxing Day’s most anticipated releases, Red Dog: True Blue will have its North American premiere at Sundance. This film by director Kriv Stenders tells the backstory to 2011’s