‘The Miseducation of Cameron Post’ Nabs Top Sundance Awards Prize

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The 2018 Sundance Film Festival has actually formally ended, and with it the celebration’s yearly awards event was held last night. The Miseducation of Cameron Post, filmmaker Desiree Akhavan‘s 1993- set drama about gay conversion treatment starring Chloe Grace Moretz, took the leading U.S. Grand Jury Prize Dramatic, while the kid slavery documentary Kailash won the United States Grand Jury Prize Documentary.

The Sundance juries are generally a little group of filmmakers, entertainers, and so on and hence the winners of these Grand Jury rewards can differ extremely. Whiplash and Fruitvale Station formerly won the U.S. Grand Jury Prize Dramatic, however last year it went to the Netflix drama i do not feel at house in this world any longer, and a couple of years ago it went to Me and Earl and the Dying Girl This year’s jury members consisted of Chaz Ebert, Octavia Spencer, Michael Stuhlbarg, Jada Pinkett Smith, Joe Swanberg, and Oscar-nominated cinematographer Rachel Morrison


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The Audience Award in the United States Dramatic classification went to Burden, which I believe potentially has a more powerful opportunity of breaking out after the celebration. The real story movie stars Garrett Hedlund as a guy increasing in the ranks of the KKK whose heart is gradually altered when he begins dating a single mom. Hedlund is remarkable in the movie, however it likewise boasts fantastic efficiencies from Andrea Riseborough and Forest Whitaker Anticipating Oscar success this early is a fool’s errand, however I’ll simply state keep your eye on this one.

The Audience Award in the United States Documentary classification went to The Sentence, which narrates how a female’s 15- year jail sentence due to necessary minimum drug sentencing guidelines affects her household. Furthermore, 4 directing awards were given out to Sara Colangelo for The Kindergarten Teacher, Sandi Tan for Shirkers, Isold Uggadottir for And Breathe Normally, and Alexandria Bombach for On Her Shoulders

Check out the complete list of Sundance winners listed below, however likewise keep your eye on The Tale, Three Identical Strangers, Sorry to Bother You, and Won’t You Be My Neighbor? as a few of the other buzzworthy titles from this year’s celebration.

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