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May 23, 2013, 09:37 ET

Sundance Channel And Entertainment Weekly Set To Premiere 'The Writers' Room' On Monday, July 29, Hosted By Academy Award©-Winning Screenwriter And 'Community' Star Jim Rash

 Presented by Sundance Channel and Entertainment Weekly, "The Writers' Room" is set to premiere on Monday, July 29 and will be hosted by...

May 08, 2013, 11:44 ET

Isabella Rossellini Celebrates Motherhood And All Its Quirky Wonder With 'Mammas,' Nine New Shorts Premiering On Sundance Channel And This Mother's Day, Sunday May 12

 After showing the world the unconventional mating and scandalous sex lives of animals in her Webby-award winning, internationally...

Apr 10, 2013, 16:57 ET

Sundance Channel Announces 'Rectify,' Network's First Wholly Owned Original Scripted Series To Debut With Two Episodes April 22, 2013 Starting At 9:00pm et/pt

Sundance Channel's highly anticipated original series "Rectify" will debut on April 22, 2013 at 9:00pm et/pt with two episodes. The six-episode...

Jan 24, 2011, 17:17 ET
Sundance Channel Founder Robert Redford, Executive Producer of "Brick City" Forest Whitaker and Mayor of Newark, NJ Cory Booker at The Bing Decision Maker screening of Sundance Channel's "Brick City" Season 2 on January 23rd in Park City, Utah.  (PRNewsFoto/Sundance Channel, Wireimage)

Robert Redford, Forest Whitaker and Mayor Cory Booker Attend the Bing Decision Maker Series With 'Brick City' Season 2 on January 23rd at the Sundance Film Festival

Newark Mayor Cory Booker, Executive Producer Forest Whitaker, Sundance Channel Founder Robert Redford, Producer/Directors Mark Benjamin and Marc...

Jan 18, 2011, 15:41 ET

Tweet All About it: Sundance Channel's Up-to-the-Minute, All-Access Coverage of the 2011 Sundance Festival From January 21 - January 30

Sundance Channel sets up shop in Park City, Utah for the network's biggest ever exclusive, all-access, multimedia experience at the 2011 Sundance...

Jan 06, 2011, 02:05 ET

Sundance Channel Europe et Asie au diapason du Festival du film de Sundance pendant 10 jours au travers une programmation spéciale

- Programmation prévue du 21 au 30 janvier - Images haute résolution disponibles sur FLICKR : Sundance...

Jan 06, 2011, 02:05 ET

Sundance Channel Europa & Azië vieren het Sundance Film Festival met een speciaal programma-evenement van 10 nachten

- On-Air Film Festival vindt plaats van 21-30 januari - Download beeldmateriaal met hoge resolutie via...

Oct 14, 2010, 15:24 ET
French President Nicolas Sarkozy awards Robert Redford the French Legion d'Honneur at the Palais de l'Elysees in Paris on Thursday, October 14.  Mr. Redford is an actor and director as well as founder of the Sundance Institute and Sundance Channel.  Sundance Channel Europe celebrates its first anniversary this month.  (PRNewsFoto/Sundance Channel, Getty Images)

Robert Redford Receives 'Legion d'Honneur' From France's President Sarkozy

Robert Redford received one of France's most highly esteemed recognitions today in Paris, the emblem of the "Legion d'Honneur," established by...

Sep 09, 2010, 19:06 ET

Chimps, Komodo Dragons and Houdini's Grave Sundance Channel and GREY GOOSE Entertainment® to Premiere Fifth Season of Iconoclasts on Saturday, Oct. 2 at 9pm ET/PT

Sundance Channel and GREY GOOSE ENTERTAINMENT® are set to debut the fifth season of Iconoclasts on Sundance Channel on Saturday, Oct. 2 at 9...

Jun 22, 2009, 10:50 ET

Sundance Channel Hits the Streets of Newark in 'Brick City,' a Powerful Week-Long Docu-Series Event Premiering September 21-25 at 10pm et/pt

Executive Produced by Oscar(R)-Winning Actor Forest Whitaker and Acclaimed Filmmakers Marc Levin and Mark Benjamin Encore Presentations Will...

Dec 10, 2008, 11:00 ET

Sundance Channel Slates Christmas Week Premiere for Thought-Provoking Documentary About Life of Jesus Christ

Paul Davids' Jesus in India Explores Controversial Theory That Christ Traveled To India Premieres As Part of Channel's DOCDay Programming On...

Dec 01, 2008, 12:06 ET

Sundance Channel Salutes the 2009 Sundance Film Festival With '31 Days of Sundance' January 1 - 31, 2009 Featuring a Past Sundance Film Festival Film Every Night at 10:00PM E/P

Daily "Festival Updates" on Sundance Channel and Exclusive Online and VOD Offerings -- Viewers Can Explore Festival...

Nov 11, 2008, 13:30 ET

Sundance Channel and Luxury Automaker Infiniti Showcase Musical Inspiration in 'Spectacle: Elvis Costello with...' Premiering December 3

13-Part Short-Form Series As Part Of Multi-platform, Integrated Sponsorship Deal Sundance Channel announced today that Infiniti has signed on as...

Nov 11, 2008, 13:30 ET

Dell Co-Presenting Sponsor of Music & Interview TV Series 'Spectacle: Elvis Costello with...'

Sundance Channel and Dell Collaborate on Innovative 13-Part Series Blending Musical Performance and Conversation Companies Team Up to Produce...

Sep 22, 2008, 01:00 ET

Sundance Channel to Premiere Body of War on Veteran's Day Documentary Directed and Produced by Ellen Spiro and Phil Donahue

NEW YORK, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Sundance Channel will recognize Veteran's Day, November 11, 2008, with the television premiere of the feature...

Sep 17, 2008, 01:00 ET

Sundance Channel Secures International Rights to Isabella Rossellini's GREEN PORNO

NEW YORK, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Sundance Channel today announced that it has secured the international rights for Isabella Rossellini's...

Aug 22, 2008, 01:00 ET

Sundance Channel Dedicates Monday Nights to Election-Themed Documentaries for Five Weeks Leading up to Presidential Election

NEW YORK, Aug. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Sundance Channel heads into the final five weeks of the 2008 presidential campaign with a special DOCDAY slate...

May 20, 2008, 01:00 ET

Sundance Channel Unveils Two New Eco-Series This Summer in THE GREEN(TM)

NEW YORK, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Sundance Channel has added two British eco-reality series to the summer line up of the network's weekly...

Apr 02, 2008, 01:00 ET

Elton John and Elvis Costello creators of new television program SPECTACLE: ELVIS COSTELLO WITH ... which will air exclusively in the U.S. on Sundance Channel later this year. (PRNewsFoto/Sundance Channel)[AL]

Elvis Costello and Elton John to Make a Television 'Spectacle'

LONDON, NEW YORK and TORONTO, April 2, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- Two of the most respected musicians in the world will collaborate on an...

Apr 02, 2008, 01:00 ET

Sundance Channel to Produce The War Room +15, a Look at the 2008 Presidential Campaign from the Makers of the Academy Award(R)-Nominated Documentary The War Room

NEW YORK, April 2, 2008 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sundance Channel will present The War Room +15, a new documentary directed by Chris Hegedus...