Maggie Gyllenhaal

What's the mood at Sundance 2018? We'll keep you posted

What's the mood at Sundance 2018? We'll keep you posted

This year’s Sundance Film Festival arrives at the intersection of cultural and political retrospection.

As Hollywood grapples with a newfound spotlight on its egregious treatment of women and the country reflects on the one-year anniversary of Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration and the women’s march that followed, so too will Sundance. Thirty-seven percent of the 200 films being shown are directed by women — a stat highlighted by the prevalence of women in film panels scheduled throughout the festival.

On Saturday, the host city of...

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