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2009 Sundance Film Festival
Location Park City, Salt Lake City, Ogden, and Sundance, Utah
Hosted by Sundance Institute
Festival date January 15-25, 2009
Official website

The 2009 Sundance Film Festival ran from January 15, 2009 until January 25 in Park City, Utah.[1] It was the 25th iteration of the Sundance Film Festival.[2]


Award winners


Dramatic Jury

  • Virginia Madsen – (Actress: Sideways, Number 23, The Rainmaker, David Lynch's Dune)
  • Scott McGehee – (Producer/Director/Writer: Uncertainty, The Deep End, Suture)
  • Maud Nadler – (Producer/HBO Films: Relative Values)
  • Mike White – (Writer/Director/Producer: Year Of The Dog)
  • Boaz Yakin – (Director/Writer/Producer: Fresh, Remember The Titans, Hostel)

Documentary Jury

  • Patrick Creadon – (Writer/Director/Director of Photography: Wordplay, Writer/Director/Director of Photography: I.O.U.S.A.)
  • Carl Deal – (Director/Producer: Trouble The Water)
  • Andrea Meditch – (Executive Producer/Producer: Man on Wire, In The Shadow Of The Moon)
  • Sam Pollard – (Editor: When The Levees Broke, Jungle Fever, Mo' Better Blues)
  • Marina Zenovich – (Director/Producer/Writer: Roman Polanski: Wanted And Desired)

World Dramatic Jury

  • Colin Brown (New York) – (Editor: Screen International)
  • Christine Jeffs (New Zealand) – (Director/Writer: Rain, Stroke; Director: Sunshine Cleaning)
  • Vibeke Windelov (Denmark) – (Producer: Dogville, Breaking The Waves, Dancer In The Dark)

World Documentary Jury

  • Gillian Armstrong (Australia) – (Director: Death Defying Acts, Oscar & Lucinda, Little Women)
  • Thom Powers (New York) – (Documentary Programmer, Toronto International Film Festival)
  • Hubert Sauper (France) – (Director/Producer: Darwin's Nightmare)

Shorts Jury

  • Gerardo Naranjo – (Director/Writer/Producer: Voy a explotar, Malachance, Perro Negro)
  • Lou Taylor Pucci – (Actor: Thumbsucker)
  • Sharon Swart – (Reporter: Variety)

Alfred P. Sloan Jury (Award presented to the writer and director of an outstanding feature film focusing on science or technology as a theme, or depicting a scientist, engineer, or mathematician as a major character)

  • Fran Bagenal – (Professor of Astrophysical & Planetary Sciences, University of Colorado)
  • Rodney Brooks – (Panasonic Professor of Robotics, MIT Computer Science & AI Lab)
  • Ray Gesteland – (Department of Human Genetics, University of Utah)
  • Jeffrey Nachmanoff – (Writer: The Day After Tomorrow; Writer/Director: Traitor)
  • Alex Rivera – (Director/Writer/Editor: Sleep Dealer)

See also


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