Sundance Institute Documentary Program

Highlighted works

  • The Lovers & the Despot

    The Lovers & the Despot

    Documentary telling the bizarre story of the kidnapping of South Korean filmmaker Shin Sang-ok and actress Choi Eun-hee by North Korean agents working for Kim Jong-il. 

  • How to Change the World

    How to Change the World

    Using never before seen archive that brings their extraordinary world to life, How to Change the World is the story of the pioneers who founded Greenpeace.

  • The Eagle Huntress

    A girl causes a stir in her tribe in Mongolia by embracing the traditionally male role of Eagle Hunter.

  • The Hard Stop

    The Hard Stop

    George Amponsah’s documentary tells the story of Mark Duggan, who was shot and killed in Tottenham following a ‘Hard Stop’ police procedure in 2011, an event which led to several days of violent riots in London.

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