Day One Press Conference
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST on Jan 19th, 2012
Time Warner Panel: The Power of Story- How Documentaries Changed Time
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM EST on Jan 21st, 2012
The power of a story begins with the vision of a writer, a blank page, and a world of limitless possibility. Join Stephen Gaghan, Anna Deavere Smith, Andrew Stanton, and Terence Winter as they explore the mystique of the creative process and how ideas travel from the brain to the page, and to share some of the work they admire.
Celebration of Music and Film Concert with Ice-T, Mos Def, Chuck D, KRS-One, and More
10:00 PM EST on Jan 21st,2012 – 2:00 AM EST Jan 22nd, 2012
Watch the most anticipated music event at the Festival. Join us for a special evening to celebrate the art and imagination of film music.
Times Talks: Spike Lee (Red Hook Summer) and Dee Rees (Pariah)
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EST on Jan 22nd, 2012
A conversation with the veteran Oscar-nominated director-producer-writer Spike Lee (“Red Hook Summer,” premiering at the festival) and the winner of the 2011 Gotham Award for breakthrough director, DeeRees (“Pariah”), moderated by David Carr of The New York Times.
Skoll Foundation Panel- Stories of Change
5:00 PM – 6:30 PM EST on Jan 24th, 2012
Live discussion celebrating the five-year partnership between Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program and the Skoll Foundation, Skoll President and CEO Sally Osberg moderates a thought-provoking dialogue among award-winning filmmakers—Joia Mukherjee, Kief Davidson, Jehane Noujaim, and Bunker Roy.
Times Talks: Julie Delpy (2 Days in New York) and Parker Posey (Price Check)
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EST on Jan 25th, 2012
A conversation with director-screenwriter-actress Julie Delpy (“2 Days in New York”) and actress and former Sundance juror Parker Posey (“Price Check”), moderated by Melena Ryzik of The New York Times.
11:45 PM EST on Jan 26th,2012 – 1:45 AM EST Jan 27th, 2012
Joseph Gordon-Levitt has built a production company around a beautiful idea. hitRECord.org is an online community that brings artists from around the world together to work on each other’s projects. Join a new wave of filmmaking by creating art that will live and grow beyond this extraordinary evening at the Festival.
Time Warner Panel: The Power of Story
5:00 PM – 6:30 PM EST on Jan 27th, 2012
The power of a story begins with the vision of a writer, a blank page, and a world of limitless possibility. Join Stephen Gaghan , Caryn James, Anna Deavere Smith, Andrew Stanton, and Terence Winter to explore the mystique of the creative process and how ideas travel from the brain to the page, and to share some of the work they admire.
Awards Night Ceremony
9:00 PM – 10:30 PM EST on Jan 28th, 2012