Sundance Film Festival Favorites

In celebration of the 2019 Sundance Film Festival, Sundance Now has created a special collection made up of some of the very best titles from past festivals.

In celebration of the 2019 Sundance Film Festival, Sundance Now has created a special collection made up of some of the very best titles from past festivals.

Railroad Ties
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Premiering at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival, this moving docu-short traces the lineage of six descendants of fugitive slaves and abolitionists, revealing the very human story of the Underground Railroad.

Song One
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Oscar winner Anne Hathaway stars as Franny in this romantic drama set in Brooklyn's indie music scene. After her brother is in an accident, Franny returns home only to fall in love with her brother’s musical idol.

This Close
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Two best friends - a straight woman and a gay man who are both deaf - face joy, challenges and heartache while pursuing career goals and romance in Los Angeles. Starring Shoshannah Stern, Josh Feldman, Cheryl Hines, Marlee Matlin and Zach Gilford.

The Blood is at the Doorstep
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After Dontre Hamilton, a black, unarmed man diagnosed with schizophrenia, was shot 14 times and killed by police in Milwaukee, his family embarks on a quest for answers, justice, and reform as the investigation unfolds.

Viktoria
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Upon its world premiere at Sundance, VIKTORIA was hailed as heralding a precocious talent, melding historical drama, political satire and absurdist humor.

Blind
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Having recently lost her sight, Ingrid retreats to the safety of her home, a place where she can feel in control, alone with her husband and her thoughts. In an effort to maintain a connection to reality, she begins to write a series of sexually-charged stories whose fictional begin to inhabit her everyday reality.

Force Majeure
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A wickedly funny psychodrama of a model Swedish family--Tomas, his wife and their children-- on a skiing holiday. An avalanche suddenly bears down on them. Tomas makes a decision that leaves him struggling to reclaim his role as family patriarch.

Frank
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Frank (Michael Fassbender), is a genius rock musician who never removes his giant fake head. Things get rocky between his bandmates Clara and Jon, who is convinced they're meant for stardom. They land their biggest gig, but are they ready?

Citizen Koch
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A searing exposé on the state of American democracy and the fracturing of the Republican Party, CITIZEN KOCH investigates the money behind the Tea Party and traces the impact of unlimited election spending by corporations and billionaires.

Computer Chess
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In the early 1980s, young computer geniuses take part in a tournament to see who can create a program that will enable a computer to beat a human player at chess.

Big Fan
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A hard-core New York Giants fan struggles to deal with the consequences when he is beaten up by his favorite player.

The Pool
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A hotel worker in India sees a luxuriant garden and shimmering pool from his perch in a mango tree. The hotel worker is inquisitive about the home's inhabitants and his curiosity changes the shape of his future. Directed by Chris Smith.

God Grew Tired of Us
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Four boys from Sudan embark on a journey to America after years of wandering Sub-Saharan Africa in search of safety.

The Woodsman
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A child molester returns to his hometown after 12 years in prison and attempts to start a new life.

Undertow
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Two young brothers, Chris and Tim, go on the run through the southern states of the US when their uncle, Deel returns from years in jail and murders their father for keeping from him a fortune in old Mexican coins they had inherited.

Whale Rider
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A young Maori girl fights to become the first female chief of her patriarchal New Zealand tribe. For her extraordinary performance, Keisha Castle-Hughes earned a Best Actress Nomination, becoming the youngest ever to be nominated in that category.

Spun
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A drug dealer introduces one of his customers, a 'speed freak', to the man who runs the meth lab. A crazy three-day adventure ensues.

Embrace of the Serpent
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Tracking two parallel odysseys through the Amazon, this historical epic from the fiercely talented Colombian filmmaker Ciro Guerra offers adventure, mysticism, and a heart-rending depiction of colonialism laying waste to indigenous culture.