Sundance Film Festival

  • Blogs

    May 30, 2014

    The ten best comedy events in Denver in June

    As midsummer approaches at its leisurely flip-flopped gait, comedy fans have a full calendar of laugh appointments ahead. While almost nothing can compete with the natural splendor of a languid June evening spent outdoors in Denver, only a jejune goon would miss out on these fine shows. Besides, at ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2014

    Daniel Salazar on the XicanIndie Film Festival, opening tomorrow

    Escaramuza: Riding from the Heart is the opening night film at the XicanIndie Film Festival XVI.In his tenth year as curator of the XicanIndie Film Festival, Daniel Salazar decided to revamp the whole project. Working with film programmers from all over the Americas, Salazar created the Encuentro Mu ... More >>

  • Film

    April 18, 2013
  • Music

    June 21, 2012
  • Calendar

    March 22, 2012
  • Blogs

    February 16, 2012

    Hollywood, Colorado exhibit at the Boulder History Museum showcases films made here

    Boulder History MuseumA still from the movie "The White Desert," filmed at Rollins Pass in 1925.​ Colorado is no Hollywood, but the state does have a rich film past, if not an active film present, as detailed in our cover story "The Reel West." Today, in an effort to jump-start the state's mov ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2011

    10 things to do for $10 this weekend, December 23-25, 2011

    ​All the cheesy commercials on television might make you think that everyone is at home baking cookies with their perfect families, but that's not the case! No, no, no. There is plenty to do outside of your home, all for less than $10. In fact, here are ten such events. Whether you have an idy ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2011

    Starz Denver Film Festival 2011 Opening Night: Like Crazy works like crazy

    Big pics below.​The 2011 Starz Denver Film Festival's slogan is "Roll out the Red" -- a reference to the many red carpet screenings on tap over the next week and a half or so. The first of those took place last night at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House -- or, as Like Crazy director Drake Doremus ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2011

    Tara Rynders's You & Me performance becomes a documentary

    ​Back in April, dancer Tara Rynders produced You & Me, a two-day, multi-artist performance piece that took place in and around her Denver home. As the final part in the completion of her MFA in dance and video performance from the University of Colorado at Boulder, Rynders set up the series as ... More >>

  • Film

    November 12, 2009
  • Blogs

    March 16, 2009

    Over the Weekend: The Pirate Signal at the Marquis Theater

    Photo by Chad FahnestockDJ Beretta, D. Allie, Dante, Air Dubai, Mane Rok and the Pirate SignalMarch 13, 2009Marquis TheaterBetter Than: Puking up green beer outside Scruffy Murphy'sEntering the Marquis Theater on Larimer Street on Saturday night was like stepping into a warm, dry bungalow after bein ... More >>

  • Film

    March 13, 2008

    He'll Be Your Mirror

    Don't blame Michael Haneke if you don't like what you see.

  • Film

    February 21, 2008

    Be Kind Rewind

    Michel Gondry attempts to celebrate DIY filmmaking but comes up short, stale and flat.

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2008

    Friday Rap-Up: SP Double, F.O.E., Ghostface Killah, 50 Cent, Lil Wayne

    LOCALS ONLY When it comes to hip-hop, one of the main requirements in making the music is to represent where you’re from. Although Colorado may not seems as fresh as places like New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta or Chicago, most Colorado emcees are very proud to represent the state where they reside ... More >>

  • Music

    November 8, 2007

    A Swell Romance

    Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova make beautiful music together — on screen and off.

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2007
  • Film

    September 13, 2007

    The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters

    As it goes in Donkey Kong, so it goes in life.

  • Film

    May 31, 2007


    This musical reimagined hits all the right notes.

  • Film

    February 1, 2007

    The Sundance Kids

    For alumni of America's most prestigious film festival, winning is less than half the battle.

  • News

    April 20, 2006

    Prof Positive

    Fame has its price for Video Professor John Scherer -- and he's eager to pay.

  • News

    February 16, 2006

    Tube Time

    A columnist's latest dirty secret? He watches TV to get his news.

  • Music

    December 8, 2005

    Dandy Man

    The Dandy Warhols' Courtney Taylor-Taylor wanders through celebreality.

  • Culture

    February 12, 2004

    The Hard Sell

    Local filmmaker Shane Carruth won Sundance's top honor. what?

  • Music

    January 29, 2004

    People Pleaser

    Perry Farrell wants to turn your frown upside down.

  • Culture

    August 21, 2003

    Lit Up

    It's more fun watching the movie get made than watching the movie.

  • Film

    July 17, 2003

    Family Affair

    Friedmans captures an American family at its beginning and end.

  • Culture

    June 12, 2003

    Greek Out

    Distributors still don't honeymoon with small romantic comedies.

  • Culture

    February 6, 2003

    The Pain Train

    Two years later, a digital-video short film became an overnight ad sensation

  • Dining

    January 23, 2003

    Bite Me

    Star Trek

  • Music

    March 7, 2002

    Peoples Get Ready

    As part of underground hip-hop's newest dream team, Dilated Peoples are at the top of their game.

  • Music

    January 24, 2002

    Leaving the Son

    With Uncle Tupelo and Son Volt behind him, Jay Farrar finds equilibrium as a solo artist.

  • Music

    August 9, 2001

    Welcome to the Club

    With the help of friends in high places, Groove Armada's ship has come in.

  • Music

    February 1, 2001

    Bluer Than the Blues

    Otis Taylor gets the break he deserves without putting on a happy face.

  • Calendar

    March 23, 2000

    Coming Soon

    Ron Jeremy's S&M Sideshow

  • Music

    January 13, 2000

    The Bottom Dollar

    The members of the 8 Bucks Experiment enjoyed a moment as movie stars. Now they're back to the real-life business of punk rock.

  • Film

    August 26, 1999

    Conjoined at Birth

    Twin Falls Idaho takes the notion of a close-knit family to a new level.

  • Music

    April 8, 1999
  • Music

    March 4, 1999
  • News

    January 8, 1998

    Reeling From the Experience

    After lots of toil and lots of trouble, the local film Brother Tied is finally headed to Sundance.

  • Film

    September 18, 1997
  • Music

    January 30, 1997
  • Calendar

    February 14, 1996