2021 Sundance Awards

The winners of the 2021 Sundance Film Festival were announced at an awards ceremony last night, which may be viewed in full here. A list of the feature awards follows:

US Documentary Competition Awards:

Grand Jury Prize: SUMMER OF SOUL (…OR, WHEN THE REVOLUTION COULD NOT BE TELEVISED) | Courtesy of Sundance Institute | photo by Mass Distraction Media
Audience Award: SUMMER OF SOUL (…OR, WHEN THE REVOLUTION COULD NOT BE TELEVISED) | Courtesy of Sundance Institute | photo by Mass Distraction Media
Directing Award: USERS | Courtesy of Sundance Institute | photo by Natalia Almada
Jonathan Oppenheim Editing Award: HOMEROOM | Courtesy of Sundance Institute | photo by Sean Havey
Special Jury Award for Emerging Filmmaker: CUSP | Courtesy of Sundance Institute
Special Jury Award for Nonfiction Experimentation: ALL LIGHT, EVERYWHERE | Courtesy of Sundance Institute | photo by Corey Hughes.

World Cinema Documentary Competition Awards:

Grand Jury Prize: FLEE | Courtesy of Sundance Institute
Audience Award: WRITING WITH FIRE | Courtesy of Sundance Institute | photo by Black Ticket Films
Directing Award: SABAYA | Courtesy of Sundance Institute | photo by Lolav Media/Ginestra Film
Special Jury Award for Vérité Filmmaking: PRESIDENT | Courtesy of Sundance Institute
Special Jury Award for Impact for Change: WRITING WITH FIRE | Courtesy of Sundance Institute | photo by Black Ticket Films

US Dramatic Competition Awards:

Grand Jury Prize: CODA | Courtesy of Sundance Institute
Audience Award: CODA | Courtesy of Sundance Institute
Directing Award: CODA | Courtesy of Sundance Institute
Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award: ON THE COUNT OF THREE | Courtesy of Sundance Institute | photo by Marshall Adams
Special Jury Award for Ensemble Cast: CODA | Courtesy of Sundance Institute
Special Jury Award for Best Actor: JOCKEY | Courtesy of Sundance Institute | photo by Adolpho Veloso

World Cinema Dramatic Competition Awards:

Grand Jury Prize: HIVE | Courtesy of Sundance Institute | photo by Alexander Bloom
Audience Award: HIVE | Courtesy of Sundance Institute | photo by Alexander Bloom
Directing Award: HIVE | Courtesy of Sundance Institute | photo by Alexander Bloom
Special Jury Award for Acting: LUZZU | Courtesy of Sundance Institute | photo by Inigo Taylor
Special Jury Award for Creative Vision: ONE FOR THE ROAD | Courtesy of Sundance Institute

NEXT Awards:

NEXT Innovator Prize: CRYPTOZOO | Courtesy of Sundance Institute | photo by Johnny Dell’Angelo
Audience Award: MA BELLE, MY BEAUTY | Courtesy of Sundance Institute | photo by Lauren Guiteras

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