Slamdance 2019


January 25-31, 2019

More than a festival, Slamdance is a community "by filmmakers, for filmmakers" which consistently and increasingly nurtures the next generation of artists. New talent launched at Slamdance has gone on to change the face of entertainment. Join us for our 25th year of anarchy at Slamdance 2019.

Slamdance 2019 Mini-Guide

The Slamdance Film Festival is dedicated to showcasing emerging independent filmmakers. Take a look at the initial batch of movies screening at the 2019 festival.

Slamdance 2018: A Closer Look

Slamdance is a community, an experience, and a statement. From premieres to a filmmaking workshop with the Russo brothers, browse photos from this year's events.

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A Look Back at Slamdance 2018 Titles

See our comprehensive lists of movies that screened at Slamdance 2018 in the following categories: Special Screenings, Beyond, Anarchy Shorts, Animation Shorts, Documentary Shorts, Experimental Shorts, and Narrative Shorts.

Slamdance Presents the Russo Brothers Fellowship

Peter Baxter, president and co-founder of Slamdance, and directors Anthony and Joe Russo, presented the inaugural Russo Brothers Fellowship to Yassmina Karajah, director of the narrative short Rupture. As the first recipient, Karajah will receive a $25,000 prize that includes mentorship from Joe and Anthony Russo as well as development support from their studio. The Russo Brothers launched their career at the 1997 Slamdance Festival with the premiere of their debut film, Pieces.