Sundance 2015


An index of Critics Round Up pages for the films of Sundance 2015.

U.S. Dramatic Competition

Jennifer Phang’s Advantageous
Marielle Heller’s The Diary of a Teenage Girl
Rick Famuyiwa’s Dope
Alfonso Gomez-Rejon’s Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
Patrick Brice’s The Overnight
Andrew Bujalski’s Results
Chloe Zhao’s Songs My Brother Taught Me
Kyle Patrick Alvarez’s The Stanford Prison Experiment
Robert Eggers’ The Witch
Craig Zobel’s Z for Zachariah


U.S. Documentary Competition

Marc Silver’s 3 1/2 Minutes, 10 Bullets
Robert Gordon & Morgan Neville’s Best of Enemies
Bobcat Goldthwait’s Call Me Lucky
Matthew Heineman’s Cartel Land
Ilinca Calugareanu’s Chuck Norris vs. Communism
Laura Gabbert’s City of Gold
Bryan Carberry & J. Clay Tweel’s Finders Keepers
Lyric R. Cabral & David Felix Sutcliffe’s (T)ERROR
Michael Beach Nichols & Christopher K. Walker’s Welcome to Leith
Bill & Turner Ross’ Western
Crystal Moselle’s The Wolfpack


World Cinema Dramatic Competition

Anna Muylaert’s The Second Mother
Samba Gadjigo & Jason Silverman’s Sembène!
John Maclean’s Slow West
Alanté Kavaïté’s The Summer of Sangaile


World Cinema Documentary Competition

Zhou Hao’s The Chinese Mayor
Louise Osmond’s Dark Horse
Kim Longinontto’s Dreamcatcher
Stevan Riley’s Listen to Me Marlon
Frida & Lasse Barkfors’ Pervert Park
Chad Gracia’s The Russian Woodpecker
Michael Madsen’s The Visit



John Crowley’s Brooklyn
Joe Swanberg’s Digging for Fire
James Ponsoldt’s The End of the Tour
Michael Almereyda’s Experimenter
Paul Weitz’s Grandma
Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck’s Mississippi Grind
Noah Baumbach’s Mistress America
Rupert Goold’s True Story


Doc Premieres

Stanley Nelson’s The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution
Alex Gibney’s Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief
Kirby Dick’s The Hunting Ground
Brett Morgen’s Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck
Amy Berg’s Prophet’s Prey
Liz Garbus’ What Happened, Miss Simone?



Charles Poekel’s Christmas, Again
Michael Larnell’s Cronies
Rick Alverson’s Entertainment
Josh Mond’s James White
Sebastián Silva’s Nasty Baby
Sean Baker’s Tangerine


Mark Burton’s Shaun the Sheep Movie


Park City at Midnight

Jon Watts’ Cop Car
Corin Hardy’s The Hallow
Bruce McDonald’s Hellions
Rodney Ascher’s The Nightmare

New Frontier

Guy Maddin & Evan Johnson’s The Forbidden Room
Jenni Olson’s The Royal Road


Don Hertzfeldt’s World of Tomorrow

Special Events

Andrew Jarecki’s The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst