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Sundance London Opening Day Press Conference and Photo Call


23 April 2012

Thursday 26 April 2012 Cineworld, The O2 London Attended by:

Robert Redford (President & Founder, Sundance Institute)

John Cooper (Director, Sundance Film Festival)

Alex Hill (Chief Finance and Strategy Officer, AEG Europe)

The first-ever Sundance London film and music festival, featuring film screenings, live music performances, discussions, panels and other public cultural programming, will be held 26 – 29 April at The O2, London. To open the festival, Robert Redford, John Cooper and Alex Hill will be in attendance at a press conference at The O2, London.

Sundance London will host the UK premieres of 14 feature-length and eight short films shown at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, U.S.A., as well as additional special screenings. Kicking off with Opening Night event An Evening With Robert Redford and T Bone Burnett which will include performances by psychedelic pop band Guillemots and Academy Award-winning musician/actor Glen Hansard, the festival also features previously announced live music performances and events including: Placebo in concert; Tricky and Martina Topley-Bird performing Maxinquaye; a performance by Rufus and Martha Wainwright following the world premiere of Lian Lunson’s film about the music of their mother, folk singer Kate McGarrigle.

Robert Redford Photos