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Digital Subscriptions > Newsweek International > 16th February 2018 > High on Film Fumes

High on Film Fumes

The 11 films from Sundance you’ll want to see (or at least pretend you saw) in 2018

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AS HOLLYWOOD DRIFTS EVER further from the edges toward the safer middle ground (preferably with a superhero on board), it’s good to know there’s a place that still champions full-on weird. The Sundance Film Festival—which on the surface can seem as slick as every other product-driven entertainment event—wrapped up on January 28, and its slate of 123 films is already producing Oscar 2019 chatter for performances like Carey Mulligan’s in Wildlife. A terse, ’60s drama about a divorce, it’s based on a Richard Ford novel and co-stars Jake Gyllenhaal.

Same goes for Toni Collette in Hereditary, a well-crafted horror film about a grandma who will not rest in peace. That film is set for distribution in June; it comes from A24, the tastemaking company behind Lady Bird. Wildlife is, so far, still searching for a buyer, but a sale is inevitable.

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