Some Sundance Stats

I know we’re talking film… but get ready for some numbers!

There were 12,793 film submissions for consideration in this year’s festival
Out of those, 4,081 were feature films and 8,712 were short films

Here were the selected results, sorted by film category…


  • 27 of these projects were supported by Sundance Institute
  • This year’s festival will have 2,024 volunteers
  • 854 screenings will occur at Sundance Film Festival 2016
  • 30 of the selections are documentary and narrative virtual reality works
  • 56 panels and music events will be attended
  • 16 theatre venues will be open for films and events
  • 16 public festival venues will be available to the communitySource: 2016 Sundance Film Festival Day One Press Conference Packet

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