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About Sundance Guide

Welcome to the official web site for Sundance - A Festival Virgin's Guide, the essential handbook for filmmakers, film fans, and film industry professionals looking to attend the Sundance Film Festival.

The book is intended to help festivalgoers understand how the festival works and why it is important, and to provide some guidance on making your trip to Park City both successfull and cost-effective. This web site is the companion to the book and offers additional information and a suite of tools to help you plan and execute your visit to America's most important film festival.

Sundance - A Festival Virgin's Guide is the second book in the Festival Virgin's Guide series of guidebooks, focussing on key film industry events around the world. Make sure you check out the edition on the Cannes Film Festival, at www.cannesguide.com.

Please remember that Sundance Guide is not an official festival site. The Sundance Film Festival is run by the Sundance Institute, and all official communication regarding the festival should be directed to them. Although the book was originally developed with the assistance of the Sundance Institute, "Sundance - A Festival Virgin's Guide" and this website are not affiliated with either the Institute or the Sundance Film Festival.

Finally, please also note that use of this site signifies your agreement to the Terms of Use.

Front cover of Sundance - A Festival Virgin's Guide (3rd Edition), By Benjamin Craig

The essential handbook for filmmakers, film fans, and film industry professionals looking to attend the Sundance Film Festival. Available in paperback and digital formats.

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