Sundance Film Festival

Sundance Film Festival Goes Gaga for Pro-Abortion Propaganda

Pro-abortion movies are all the rage at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, which is again being held virtually due to the Chinese coronavirus pandemic. The titles garnering buzz include two movies about the Jane Collective — the radical feminist organization in Chicago that provided illegal abortions for women during the 60s and early 70s — and the U.S. premiere of the award-winning French film “The Happening.”

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Evan Rachel Wood Accuses Marilyn Manson of Raping Her on Music Video Set

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 24 (UPI) — Evan Rachel Wood said the documentary Phoenix Rising, which premiered virtually at the Sundance Film Festival Sunday, is bigger than her experiences with Brian Warner, aka Marilyn Manson. The documentary follows Wood coming forward with allegations of abuse by Warner, and her involvement in the Phoenix Act to change laws about domestic violence.

NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 13: (Exclusive Access) Actress Evan Rachel Wood and musician Marilyn Manson arrive for the after party for a special screening of "Across The Universe" at Bette on September 13, 2007 in New York City. (Photo by Scott Wintrow/Getty Images)

Israeli Film Triumphs at Sundance Film Festival

Ynetnews reports: The Israeli film “Sand Storm”, directed by Elite Zexer, won the Sundance Film Festival’s World Cinema Grand Jury Prize on Sunday. The film, which deals with the plight of Bedouin women fighting against a conservative society, was the Israeli

Still from Israeli film Sand Storm

George Lucas: Hollywood ‘All Circus, No Substance’

In a wide-ranging interview with film critic Leonard Maltin at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, directors George Lucas and Robert Redford spoke candidly of their experiences in film, where Lucas came to the conclusion that Hollywood as a “circus.”

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