The Movie That Blew My Mind

Tuesday, January 28, 6:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
The Ray Theatre, 1768 Park Ave.
Ticket required

Everybody has one—at least one. It’s that film that completely changed how you thought about movies, changed the course of your life, gave you a sense of the power of cinema, made you say, “I want to do that.”

An Offscreen event and a kickoff for Sundance Institute Talent Forum, this panel features hosts John Cooper (Festival director) and Tabitha Jackson (Documentary Film Program director) with Tessa Thompson, Tom McCarthy, and other special guests, each of whom have selected a cinema moment that was inspiring or formative (in their life or in shaping their creative sensibility).


John Cooper
Tessa Thompson
Tabitha Jackson
Tom McCarthy
David Lowery
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