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Catch These 16 Sundance-Supported Documentaries at DOC NYC

10/11/2023

By Stephanie Ornelas

Let the celebration of documentary filmmaking continue. We just wrapped up our annual Doctober programming where we explored a number of powerful films supported by Sundance Institute's Documentary Film Program. Now, we're turning our eyes to the docs screening at DOC NYC, and we're ecstatic to see that among the slate of films screening this year are 16 powerful projects supported by Sundance Institute.

In our Doctober kickoff letter, DFP Interim Director Kristin Feeley examined the current state of documentary filmmaking and how important it is, especially now, to support and champion nonfiction artists.

We are at an inflection point - politically, technologically, and culturally - and as we move through these uncertain times, there is an undeniable need to document and reflect back the state in which we live. Over the last 40 years, modes of documentary storytelling have shifted and changed responding to these changes. Documentary storytellers are often on the forefront, making new technologies accessible using them to experiment and create bold, personal work that pushes the field forward.

It's more important than ever to bring these projects to wider audiences. So, if you find yourself in New York City between now and November 26, snag a ticket to one (or more) of the following Sundance-supported documentaries screening at DOC NYC in New York.

To learn more about Sundance Institute's Documentary Film Program, click here.
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