Sundance Institute Events

The nonprofit Sundance Institute hosts screenings and events year-round throughout the United States, as well as abroad and online, to celebrate independent storytelling, help artists refine their craft, and reach new audiences. See what’s coming up and RSVP today.


August 18–20


Sundance Film Festival: Asia 2023

In partnership with G2Go Entertainment, the 2023 edition of Sundance Film Festival Asia will take place in Taipei, Taiwan this August 18–20. The Festival will three feature films from the 2023 Sundance Film Festival, curated by Sundance Institute, and include Sundance Film Festival Asia’s annual Short Film Competition for Taiwanese filmmakers. Single film tickets are on sale now!

August 24


Advisor Studio: Navigating a Career as a Cinematographer with Polly Morgan, ASC, BSC and Rachel Morrison, ASC

Join veteran cinematographer, Polly Morgan, ASC, BSC (The Woman King, Where the Crawdads Sing, Legion) and director/cinematographer, Rachel Morrison, ASC (Cin: Black Panther, Mudbound); (Dir: The Morning Show, The Mandalorian) as they discuss how to navigate your career as a cinematographer in an evolving industry. Learn how to interview, what to expect from an agent and how to collaborate, conduct yourself and communicate to get the next job.

August 29


Master Class: Writing for Video Games with Jonathan Callan (Writer - STAR TREK: RESURGENCE)

Jonathan is one of the premiere voices in interactive and traditional narrative, working with companies like Marvel, Warner Bros., Netflix, Universal, and AMC on titles like The Avengers, Westworld, Justice League, Jurassic World and The Walking Dead (twice). Most recently, he wrote on the critically-acclaimed Star Trek: Resurgence now available on X-Box, Playstation and PC. In this session, you will have the opportunity to ask questions and learn about the nuances of the craft and the business while Jonathan demystifies the world of game writing and the game industry.



Writers Café: Every Monday and Friday

Looking to add a bit of discipline to your writing schedule? Then join us for an hour of dedicated writing every Monday and Friday at 9 a.m. PT in our online Sundance Collab Writers’ Cafe. 



2023 Sundance Film Festival Short Film Tour Presented by Shutterstock

The 2023 Sundance Film Festival Short Film Tour is an 90-minute theatrical program of seven short films curated from the 2023 Sundance Film Festival, including two Festival Award-winning titles.